Social Sidekick: Your Monthly Guide to Social Holidays, Themes, and Noteworthy Events

Social Sidekick: Your Monthly Guide to Social Holidays, Themes, and Noteworthy Events

Michaela Morales
July 12, 2018

And just like that, summer is almost over. That happened fast! Before the summer ends, there are some fun social media holidays to celebrate including S’mores Day, Creamsicle Day, and Banana Lovers Day! Don’t forget to have Social Sidekick slide directly to your inbox!

CELEBRATE AUGUST

//HEALTH//
Children’s Eye Health and Safety Month, Digestive Tract Paralysis Awareness Month, Gastroparesis Awareness Month, National Breastfeeding Month, National Immunization Awareness Month, Psoriasis Awareness Month

//FOOD//
National Brownies at Brunch Month, National Catfish Month, National Panini Month, National Peach Month, National Sandwich Month, National Apple Week (second week of August)

WEEKLY HASHTAGS

//MONDAY//
#ManCrushMonday or #MCM, #MondayBlues, #MotivationMonday, #MarketingMonday, #MeatlessMonday

//TUESDAY//
#TransformationTuesday or #TT, #TravelTuesday, #TongueOutTuesday, #Tunesday, #TacoTuesday 

//WEDNESDAY//
#WomanCrushWednesday or #WCW, #WayBackWednesday or #WBW, #WineWednesday, #WellnessWednesday, #HumpDay, #WisdomWednesday, #WallpaperWednesday

//THURSDAY//
#TBT or #ThrowbackThursday, #Thursdate, #ThoughtfulThursday, #ThirstyThursday, #ThankfulThursday

//FRIDAY//
#FollowFriday or #FF, #FlashbackFriday or #FBF, #FridayFeeling, #FriYay, #FridayReads, #FlannelFriday

//SATURDAY//
#Caturday, #SexySaturday

//SUNDAY//
#SundayFunday, #SelfieSunday, #Sinday

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WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 1

//HOLIDAYS//
Girlfriends Day, Respect for Parents Day, World Scout Scarf Day, Yorkshire Day, International Childfree Day, World Wide Web Day, Rounds Resounding Day, World Lung Cancer Day, IPA Day, National Raspberry Pie Day

//TV//
The Sinner (USA)

THURSDAY, AUGUST 2

//HOLIDAYS//
Coloring Book Day, National Ice Cream Sandwich Day

//TV//
Shahs of Sunset (Bravo)

FRIDAY, AUGUST 3

//HOLIDAYS//
Clean Your Floors Day, National Watermelon Day, Grab Some Nuts Day

//MOVIE PREMIERE//
Death of a Nation, The Darkest Minds, The Spy Who Dumped Me, Disney’s Christopher Robin, Searching

SATURDAY, AUGUST 4

//HOLIDAYS//
Coast Guard Birthday, Sisters’ Day, Assistance Dog Day, Doll Day, Disc Golf Day, Sandcastle Day, Single Working Women’s Day, National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day

SUNDAY, AUGUST 5

//HOLIDAYS//
Work Like a Dog Day, Friendship Day, Underwear Day, Psychic Day, National Oyster Day

//TV//
iHeartCountry Festival (FOX), Keeping Up with the Kardashians (E!)

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MONDAY, AUGUST 6

//HOLIDAYS//
Fresh Breath Day, Wiggle Your Toes Day, International Sailor Moon Day, Farmworker Appreciation Day, National Root Beer Float Day

//TV//
Better Call Saul (AMC)

//SPORTS//
Start of the PGA Championship

TUESDAY, AUGUST 7

//HOLIDAYS//
Purple Heart Day, Lighthouse Day, Particularly Preposterous Packaging Day, Professional Speakers Day

//TV//
Bachelor in Paradise (ABC), Castaways (ABC)

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 8

//HOLIDAYS//
International Cat Day, Happiness Happens Day, Bowling Day, Odie Day, National Zucchini Day, National Frozen Custard Day

//TV//
CMA Fest (ABC)

THURSDAY, AUGUST 9 

//HOLIDAYS//
Book Lovers Day, National Rice Pudding Day

FRIDAY, AUGUST 10

//HOLIDAYS//
Lazy Day, Duran Duran Appreciation Day, World Lion Day, Skyscraper Appreciation Day, Earth Overshoot Day, National Banana Split Day, National S’mores Day

//MOVIE PREMIERE//
A.X.L, Dog Days, The Meg

SATURDAY, AUGUST 11

//HOLIDAYS//
Son and Daughter Day, Ingersoll Day, Garage Sale Day, Play in the Sand Day, Middle Child’s Day, National Raspberry Tart Day

SUNDAY, AUGUST 12

//HOLIDAYS//
Vinyl Record Day, International Youth Day, World Elephant Day, Julienne Fries Day

//TV//
Ballers (HBO), Teen Choice 2018 (FOX)

//SPORTS//
End of the PGA Championship

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MONDAY, AUGUST 13

//HOLIDAYS//
International Lefthanders Day, National Filet Mignon Day, National Prosecco Day

TUESDAY, AUGUST 14

//HOLIDAYS//
Social Security Day, National Creamsicle Day

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 15

//HOLIDAYS//
Relaxation Day, Check the Chip Day, Acadian Day, Julia Child’s Birthday, Lemon Meringue Pie Day

//MOVIE PREMIERE//
Crazy Rich Asians

//TV//
The Real Housewives of Dallas (Bravo)

THURSDAY, AUGUST 16

//HOLIDAYS//
Rollercoaster Day, Tell a Joke Day, Airborne Day, Wave at the Surveillance Cameras Day, Bratwurst Day, National Rum Day

FRIDAY, AUGUST 17

//HOLIDAYS//
Men’s Grooming Day, Thrift Shop Day, Black Cat Appreciation Day, National Vanilla Custard Day

//MOVIE PREMIERE//
Alpha, Mile 22

SATURDAY, AUGUST 18

//HOLIDAYS//
Bad Poetry Day, World Honey Bee Day, Mail Order Catalog Day, Serendipity Day, Break the Monotony Day, International Geocaching Day, National Pinot Noir Day, National Soft Ice Cream Day

SUNDAY, AUGUST 19

//HOLIDAYS//
National Aviation Day, Photography Day, Aviation Day, Humanitarian Day, International Orangutan Day, International Bow Day, National Potato Day, Hot & Spicy Food Day

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MONDAY, AUGUST 20

//HOLIDAYS//
International Homeless Animals Day, World Mosquito Day, Lemonade Day, National Chocolate Pecan Pie Day, National Bacon Lovers Day

//TV//
MTV Video Music Awards (MTV)

TUESDAY, AUGUST 21

//HOLIDAYS//
Senior Citizens Day, Poet’s Day, National Pecan Torte Day

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 22

//HOLIDAYS//
Be an Angel Day, Take Your Cat to the Vet Day, Eat a Peach Day, National Spumoni Day

THURSDAY, AUGUST 23

//HOLIDAYS//
Ride the Wind Day, Valentino Day, National Sponge Cake Day

FRIDAY, AUGUST 24

//HOLIDAYS//
Knife Day, Vesuvius Day, International Strange Music Day, Pluto Demoted Day, Internaut Day, National Peach Pie Day, National Waffle Day

//MOVIE PREMIERE//
Slenderman, The Happytime Murders

//TV//
The Innocents (Netflix)

SATURDAY, AUGUST 25

//HOLIDAYS//
Kiss and Make Up Day, Franchise Appreciation Day, Whiskey Sour Day

SUNDAY, AUGUST 26

//HOLIDAYS//
Women’s Equality Day, Dog Day, Webmistress Day, National Cherry Popsicle Day

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MONDAY, AUGUST 27

//HOLIDAYS//
The Duchess Who Wasn’t Day, Tug-of-War Day, International Bat Night, National Pots de Crème Day, National Banana Lover’s Day

//SPORTS//
Start of the US Open (Tennis)

TUESDAY, AUGUST 28

//HOLIDAYS//
Bow Tie Day, Race Your Mouse Around the Icons Day, Radio Commercials Day, Rainbow Bridge Remembrance Day, National Cherry Turnover Day

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 29

//HOLIDAYS//
More Herbs, Less Salt Day, Individual Rights Day, Chop Suey Day, Judgment Day from The Terminator

THURSDAY, AUGUST 30

//HOLIDAYS//
Slinky Day, Frankenstein Day, International Whale Shark Day, Holistic Pet Day, Grief Awareness Day, Lemon Juice Day, National Toasted Marshmallow Day

FRIDAY, AUGUST 31

//HOLIDAYS//
Trail Mix Day, Love Litigating Lawyers Day, We Love Memoirs Day, Eat Outside Day

//TV//
Jack Ryan (Amazon), Ozark (Netflix)

//MOVIE PREMIERE//
The Little Stranger, Juliet, Naked, Kin

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