New year, new social media calendar. If one of your new year resolutions is to keep on top of your content planning, Meltwater has you covered! And even if it isn’t, you’ll still want all the major holidays, events and trends for January. ?

Don’t forget to have Social Sidekick slide directly into your inbox every month so you’ll be the first to know about all the upcoming social holidays!

CELEBRATE JANUARY  

//HEALTH//

Cervical Health Awareness Month, National Bath Safety Month, National Blood Donor Month, National Braille Literacy Month, National Codependency Awareness, Thyroid Awareness Month

//FOOD//

National Hot Tea Month, National Menudo Month, National Oatmeal Month, National Slow Cooking Month, National Soup Month, National Sunday Supper Month

//FUN//

International Change Your Stars Month, National Hobby Month, National Mentoring Month, Train Your Dog Month, Unchain A Dog Month, Walk Your Pet Month,  National Thank You Month, Awards Season

WEEKLY HASHTAGS 

//Monday//

#ManCrushMonday or #MCM, #MondayBlues, #MotivationMonday, #MarketingMonday

//Tuesday//

#TransformationTuesday or #TT, #TravelTuesday, #TongueOutTuesday, #Tunesday

//Wednesday//

#WomanCrushWednesday, #WineWednesday, #WellnessWednesday

//Thursday//

#TBT or #ThrowbackThursday, #Thursdate, #ThoughtfulThursday, #ThankfulThursday

//Friday//

#FollowFriday or #FF, #FlashbackFriday or #FBF, #FridayFeeling, #FridayReads

//Saturday//

#Caturday, #SexySaturday

//Sunday//

#SundayFunday, #SelfieSunday, #Sinday

New Year Kiss GIF by Robert E Blackmon

WEEKLY JANUARY SOCIAL HOLIDAYS AND MORE 

 WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 1

//HOLIDAYS//

New Year’s Day, Celebration of Life Week, Diet Resolution Week, New Year’s Resolutions Week, Silent Record Week, Global Family Day, National Bloody Mary Day, National Hangover Day, Polar Bear Plunge Day, World Day of Peace

//SPORTS//

Outback Bowl, NHL Winter Classic, PGA Tournament of Champions, Citrus Bowl, Rose Bowl, Sugar Bowl

 THURSDAY, JANUARY 2

//HOLIDAYS//

Science Fiction Day, National Buffet Day, National Cream Puff Day, National Personal Trainer Awareness Day, National Science Fiction Day, World Introvert Day,  Festival of Sleep Day

//SPORTS//

IIHF Women’s U18 World Championship, Birmingham Bowl, Gator Bowl

 FRIDAY, JANUARY 3

//HOLIDAYS//

Festival of Sleep Day, National Chocolate Covered Cherry Day, National Drinking Straw Day, National Fruitcake Toss Day

//SPORTS//

Famous Idaho Potato Bowl

//MOVIES//

The Grudge, Untitled Blumhouse Productions Project, City of Joel

SATURDAY, JANUARY 4

//HOLIDAYS//

National Trivia Day, National Missouri Day, National Spaghetti Day

//SPORTS//

Armed Forces Bowl

 SUNDAY, JANUARY 5

//HOLIDAYS//

Golden Globes, Home Office Safety and Security Week, National Folic Acid Awareness Week, National Bird Day, National Bird Day, National Keto Day, National Screenwriters Day, National Whipped Cream Day

 MONDAY, JANUARY 6

//HOLIDAYS//

Epiphany Day, National Bean Day,  National Cuddle Up Day, National Shortbread Day, National Technology Day, National Thank God It’s Monday Day

//SPORTS//

LendingTree Bowl

 TUESDAY, JANUARY 7

//HOLIDAYS//

Orthodox Christmas Day, National Bobblehead Day, National Tempura Day, Old Rock Day

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 8

//HOLIDAYS//

National Argyle Day, National Bubble Bath Day, National English Toffee Day, National JoyGerm Day, National Winter Skin Relief Day

 THURSDAY, JANUARY 9

//HOLIDAYS//

Word Nerd Day, National Apricot Day, National Law Enforcement Appreciation Day (LEAD), National Static Electricity Day

 FRIDAY, JANUARY 10

//HOLIDAYS//

National Bittersweet Chocolate Day, National Cut Your Energy Costs Day, National Houseplant Appreciation Day, National Oysters Rockefeller Day, National Save The Eagles Day

//MOVIES//

The Informer, Like A Boss, My Spy, Underwater

 SATURDAY, JANUARY 11

//HOLIDAYS//

Human Trafficking Awareness Day, Cuckoo Dancing Week, National Arkansas Day, National Hot Toddy Day, National Milk Day, National Step in a Puddle and Splash Your Friend Day, National Vision Board Day

//SPORTS//

NCAA Division I Football Championship Game

 SUNDAY, JANUARY 12

//HOLIDAYS//

National Mocktail Week, Universal Letter Writing Week, National Curried Chicken Day, National Kiss A Ginger Day, National Marzipan Day, National Pharmacist Day, National Sunday Supper Day

 MONDAY, JANUARY 13

//HOLIDAYS//

National Sticker Day,  Clean Off Your Desk Day, Korean American Day, Make Your Dreams Come True Day, National Peach Melba Day, National Rubber Ducky Day, Stephen Foster Memorial Day

//SPORTS//

College Football Playoff National Championship, Florida Cup

 TUESDAY, JANUARY 14

//HOLIDAYS//

Orthodox New Year, National Dress Up Your Pet Day, National Hot Pastrami Sandwich Day, Organize Your Home Day, Ratification Day, Shop for Travel Day

 WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 15

//HOLIDAYS//

National Hat Day, National Bagel Day, National Booch Day, National Strawberry Ice Cream Day

 THURSDAY, JANUARY 16

//HOLIDAYS//

Get to Know Your Customers Day, National Fig Newton Day, National Nothing Day, National Religious Freedom Day,  National Without a Scalpel Day

 FRIDAY, JANUARY 17

//HOLIDAYS//

Benjamin Franklin Day, Ditch New Year’s Resolution Day, Kid Inventors’ Day, National Bootlegger’s Day, National Hot Buttered Rum Day

//MOVIES//

Bad Boys For Life, Dolittle, The Last Full Measure

 SATURDAY, JANUARY 18

//HOLIDAYS//

Bald Eagle Appreciation Days, International Week of Prayer for Christian Unity, National Michigan Day, National Peking Duck Day, National Thesaurus Day, National Winnie The Pooh Day, National Use Your Gift Card Day

 SUNDAY, JANUARY 19

//HOLIDAYS//

National Irish Coffee Week, Sugar Awareness Week, National Fresh Squeezed Juice Week, Clean Out Your Inbox Week, Healthy Weight Week, Hunt for Happiness Week, National CRNA (Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists) Week, National Popcorn Day, Tin Can Day, World Quark Day

 MONDAY, JANUARY 20

//HOLIDAYS//

Martin Luther King Day, Blue Monday, National Buttercrunch Day, National Cheese Lover’s Day, National Disc Jockey Day

//MOVIES//

Like a Boss

 TUESDAY, JANUARY 21

//HOLIDAYS//

National Hugging Day, International Hoof Care Week, National Granola Bar Day, National Hugging Day, Squirrel Appreciation Day

 WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 22

//HOLIDAYS//

Celebration of Life Day, Hot Sauce Day, Library Shelfie Day, National Answer Your Cat’s Questions Day, National Blonde Brownie Day

 THURSDAY, JANUARY 23

//HOLIDAYS//

National Pie Day, National Handwriting Day

 FRIDAY, JANUARY 24

//HOLIDAYS//

National Compliment Day, Beer Can Appreciation Day, National Compliment Day, National Peanut Butter Day

//MOVIES//

The Gentlemen, Run, The Turning, Assassin 33 A.D.

 SATURDAY, JANUARY 25

//HOLIDAYS//

Emmy Awards, Chinese New Year,  Opposite Day, National Florida Day, National Irish Coffee Day, National Seed Swap Day

//SPORTS//

National Hockey League All-Star Game

 SUNDAY, JANUARY 26

//HOLIDAYS//

Grammy Awards, National Green Juice Day, National Peanut Brittle Day, National Spouses Day

//SPORTS//

Pro Bowl

 MONDAY, JANUARY 27

//HOLIDAYS//

National Medical Group Practice Week, Tax Identity Theft Week, International Holocaust Remembrance Day, National Bubble Wrap Appreciation Day, National Chocolate Cake Day, Community Manager Appreciation Day

 TUESDAY, JANUARY 28

//HOLIDAYS//

Data Privacy Day, National Blueberry Pancake Day, National Daisy Day, National Have Fun At Work Day, National Kazoo Day, International Lego Day, Plan for Vacation Day

 WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 29

//HOLIDAYS//

National Corn Chip Day, National Puzzle Day

 THURSDAY, JANUARY 30

//HOLIDAYS//

National Croissant Day

 FRIDAY, JANUARY 31

//HOLIDAYS//

Backwards Day, National Big Wig Day, National Hot Chocolate Day, National Inspire Your Heart With Art Day

//MOVIES//

Gretel & Hansel, The Rhythm Section

Satisfying Hot Chocolate GIF