At ExpaDigital, we understand the importance of having a well-planned social media content strategy. That’s why we put together this UK Social Media Content Calendar, a comprehensive tool that helps businesses plan and execute their social media content with ease.

By planning your content ahead of time, you can save time and energy, stay organized, and create engaging content that resonates with your audience.

We also included a downloadable spreadsheet featuring all the events you need to know, their accompanying hashtags, and space for you to write your social ideas. Get it here.


Month Long

Dry January



01/01/2023: New Year’s Day

02/01/2023: Bank Holiday (UK), Science Fiction Day

04/01/2023: World Braille Day

05/01/2023: National Bird Day

06/01/2023: National Technology Day

08/01/2023: Bubble Bath Day

09/01/2023: Clean Your Desk Day

10/01/2023: Houseplant Appreciation Day

14/01/2023: Dress Up Your Pet Day

15/01/2023: National Hat Day (US), World Religion Day

16/01/2023: Blue Monday, Australian Open (16th to 29th) Begins

19/01/2023: Popcorn Day, Get to Know Your Customers Day

21/01/2023: Hugging Day

22/01/2023: Chinese New Year (Year of the Rabbit)

24/01/2023: National Compliment Day, International Day of Education

25/01/2023: Opposite Day, Burns Night

26/01/2023: Australia Day

27/01/2023: Holocaust Memorial Day, Chocolate Cake Day

28/01/2023: Data Privacy Day

29/01/2023: Puzzle Day

30/01/2023: National Croissant Day

31/01/2023: National Backward Day


Month Long

LGBT History Month (UK)

02/02/2023: Groundhog Day, Time to Talk Day, World Wetlands Day

03/02/2023: Golden Retriever Day

04/02/2023: World Cancer Day, Six Nations Rugby (4th Feb to 18th Mar) Begins

05/02/2023: World Nutella Day, Yorkshire Pudding Day

06/02/2023: National Sickie Day, Children’s Mental Health Week Begins

07/02/2023: Send a Card to a Friend Day, Safer Internet Day

09/02/2023: National Pizza Day

10/02/2023: World Pulses Day, Welsh Language Music Day

11/02/2023: International Day of Women and Girls in Science, National Inventors’ Day, The BRIT Awards

12/02/2023: Super Bowl LVII

13/02/2023: Galentine’s Day, World Radio Day

14/02/2023: Valentine’s Day, Library Lovers’ Day

15/02/2023: Singles’ Awareness Day

17/02/2023: Random Acts of Kindness Day, Care Day, London Fashion Week (17th-21st) Begins

19/02/2023: BAFTAs

20/02/2023: Love Your Pet Day, World Day of Social Justice, Family Day

21/02/2023: Mardi Gras, Shrove Tuesday (Pancake Day), International Mother Language Day

22/02/2023: Ash Wednesday, World Thinking Day

23/02/2023: Digital Learning Day

24/02/2023: World Bartender Day

27/02/2023: National Strawberry Day, World NGO Day

28/02/2023: Rare Disease Day


01/03/2023: St David’s Day, Zero Discrimination Day

02/03/2023: World Book Day

03/03/2023: World Hearing Day, World Wildlife Day, National Employee Appreciation Day, National Day of Unplugging (sundown-to-sundown 3rd-4th)

04/03/2023: National Grammar Day

06/03/2023: National Oreo Cookie Day, British Pie Week (6th-12th) Begins

07/03/2023: Holi

08/03/2023: International Women’s Day, National Proofreading Day, National No Smoking Day

09/03/2023: International School Meals Day, World Kidney Day

10/03/2023: National Pack Your Lunch Day

11/03/2023: World Plumbing Day, National Worship of Tools Day

12/03/2023: 95th Academy Awards

13/03/2023: National Napping Day

14/03/2023: Pi Day

15/03/2023: World Contact Day, World Consumer Rights Day

17/03/2023: St. Patrick’s Day, Red Nose Day, World Sleep Day

18/03/2023: Global Recycling Day, National Awkward Moments Day

19/03/2023: Mother’s Day (UK), National Let’s Laugh Day

20/03/2023: First Day of Spring, International Day of Happiness, World Storytelling Day, World Oral Health Day

21/03/2023: International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination, World Poetry Day

22/03/2023: Ramadan Begins, World Water Day

23/03/2023: World Meteorological Day, National Puppy Day

25/03/2023: International Waffle Day, Wear a Hat Day (UK), Earth Hour Day

26/03/2023: Purple Day (Epilepsy Awareness Day), BST starts

30/03/2023: National Doctor’s Day

31/03/2023: World Backup Day, International Transgender Day of Visibility


Month-Long Events:

Stress Awareness Month (UK)

01/04/2023: April Fool’s Day

02/04/2023: World Autism Awareness Day,

03/04/2023: Post a Picture of Your Cat Day, Find a Rainbow Day

04/04/2023: International Carrot Day

05/04/2023: International Day of Conscience

06/04/2023: US Masters Golf (6th-9th April) Begins

07/04/2023: Good Friday, World Health Day

09/04/2023: Easter Sunday

10/04/2023: Easter Monday, Encourage a Young Writer Day, Siblings Day

11/04/2023: National Pet Day

12/04/2023: International Day of Human Space Flight

15/04/2023: World Art Day, Grand National 2023, Record Store Day

17/04/2023: International Haiku Poetry Day

18/04/2023: National Columnists’ Day

20/04/2023: National Look-Alike Day, National High-Five Day, Get To Know Your Customers Day (3rd Thursday of Every Quarter)

21/04/2023: Eid al-Fitr, National Tea Day, World Creativity and Innovation Day

22/04/2023: Earth Day

23/04/2023: St George’s Day, London Marathon Day, English Language Day

25/04/2023: World Malaria Day

26/04/2023: World Intellectual Property Day

27/04/2023: International Girls in ICT Day

28/04/2023: World Day for Safety and Health at Work

29/04/2023: International Dance Day

30/04/2023: National Honesty Day, International Jazz Day


Month-Long Events:

Mental Health Awareness Month (US)

01/05/2023: May Day (Bank Holiday), International Workers’ Day

02/05/2023: World Asthma Day

03/05/2023: World Press Freedom Day

04/05/2023: Star Wars Day, International Firefighters Day, World Password Day

05/05/2023: Cinco de Mayo, National Space Day

06/05/2023: Coronation of Charles III and Camilla, International No Diet Day

08/05/2023: World Red Cross Day

09/05/2023: Eurovision Song Contest (9th to 13th) Begins, Europe Day

11/05/2023: National Eat What You Want Day

12/05/2023: International Nurses Day, National Limerick Day

13/05/2023: World Cocktail Day, Eurovision Song Contest Final, International Hummus Day

15/05/2023: International Day of Families, National Vegetarian Week (15th-21st) Begins

16/05/2023: International Day of Light, Love a Tree Day

17/05/2023: International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia, National Numeracy Day

19/05/2023: Endangered Species Day

20/05/2023: World Bee Day, World Whisky Day

21/05/2023: World Baking Day, International Tea Day, World Meditation Day

22/05/2023: World Goth Day, Chelsea Flower Show (22nd-27th) Begins

23/05/2023: World Turtle Day

25/05/2023: National Wine Day

28/05/2023: World Hunger Day,

29/05/2023: National Biscuit Day, National BBQ Week (29th May to 4th June) Begins, Gloucester Cheese Rolling Day

30/05/2023: National Creativity Day

31/05/2023: World No Tobacco Day


Month Long:

Pride Month

01/06/2023: World Milk Day, Global Day of Parents, International Children’s Day

02/06/2023: National Fish & Chips Day

03/06/2023: World Cider Day

04/06/2023: International Corgi Day

05/06/2023: World Environment Day

07/06/2023: Download Festival (7th-11th) Begins

08/06/2023: Best Friends Day, World Oceans Day

10/06/2023: World Gin Day, UEFA Champions League Final

12/06/2023: International Falafel Day

14/06/2023: World Blood Donor Day

15/06/2023: National Beer Day (UK)/Beer Day Britain, World Tapas Day, Clean Air Day

16/06/2023: Special Olympics World Summer Games (16th to 25th) Begins

18/06/2023: Father’s Day, International Sushi Day, International Picnic Day

19/06/2023: National Picnic Week (19th-25th) Begins

20/06/2023: World Refugee Day

21/06/2023: Summer Solstice, Glastonbury Festival (21st-25th) Begins, National Selfie Day, World Music Day, International Yoga Day

22/06/2023: Windrush Day

23/06/2023: National Writing Day

24/06/2023: Armed Forces Day

27/06/2023: Micro-, Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (MSMEs) Day

28/06/2023: Eid al-Adha (28th-29th) Begins

30/06/2023: World Social Media Day


01/07/2023: Tour de France (1st-23rd) Begins, Canada Day, International Joke Day

02/07/2023: World UFO Day

03/07/2023: Wimbledon (3rd to 16th) Begins

04/07/2023: Independence Day (US)

07/07/2023: World Chocolate Day, British Grand Prix (7th-9th) Begins

11/07/2023: World Population Day

12/07/2023: Simplicity Day, Malala Day

13/07/2023: International French Fry Day

14/07/2023: Bastille Day, National Mac and Cheese Day

15/07/2023: Give Something Away Day, World Youth Skills Day

16/07/2023: National Cherry Day, Ice Cream Day

17/07/2023: World Day for International Justice, World Emoji Day

18/07/2023: Nelson Mandela International Day

19/07/2023: National Hot Dog Day

20/07/2023: FIFA Women’s World Cup (20th July to 20th Aug) Begins, Get to Know Your Customers Day (Third Thursday of every quarter), International Chess Day

24/07/2023: National Tequila Day

28/07/2023: World Hepatitis Day

30/07/2023: International Day of Friendship

31/07/2023: National Avocado Day


01/08/2023: National Girlfriend Day, Respect for Parents Day, World Wide Web Day

03/08/2023: Cycle to Work Day

04/08/2023: International Beer Day

08/08/2023: International Cat Day

09/08/2023: Book Lovers Day

10/08/2023: World Lion Day, International Update Your Bio Day, National Lazy Day

11/08/2023: Son & Daughter Day

12/08/2023: International Youth Day, World Elephant Day, World Photography Week (12th-26th)

13/08/2023: International Left-Handers Day, National Prosecco Day

16/08/2023: National Rum Day

17/08/2023: National Non-Profit Day

19/08/2023: World Photography Day, World Humanitarian Day, National Potato Day

20/08/2023: FIFA Women’s World Cup Final

21/08/2023: World Entrepreneurs Day

24/08/2023: National Burger Day

25/08/2023: Reading Festival (25th-27th) Begins

26/08/2023: International Dog Day, Notting Hill Carnival (26th-28th) Begins

28/08/2023: Summer Bank Holiday, US Open (28th Aug to 10th Sept) Begins


Month-Long Events:

Sourdough September

Back To School

01/09/2023: National Tofu Day

02/09/2023: World Coconut Day, International Bacon Day, World Beard Day

04/09/2023: World Sexual Health Day

05/09/2023: International Day of Charity

06/09/2023: Read a Book Day

07/09/2023: World Salami Day

08/09/2023: International Literacy Day

10/09/2023: World Suicide Prevention Day

12/09/2023: National Video Games Day

13/09/2023: Roald Dahl Day

15/09/2023: Online Learning Day

16/09/2023: 100 Days Until Christmas, World Cleanup Day, International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer, Oktoberfest (16th Sept to 3rd Oct) Begins

17/09/2023: World Patient Safety Day

18/09/2023: International Equal Pay Day

19/09/2023: Talk Like a Pirate Day

20/09/2023: Pepperoni Pizza Day

21/09/2023: International Day of Peace

22/09/2023: World Car Free Day, Hobbit Day

23/09/2023: First Day of Autumn

24/09/2023: World Rivers Day

26/09/2023: European Day of Languages

27/09/2023: World Tourism Day

28/09/2023: World Rabies Day

29/09/2023: World Heart Day

30/09/2023: International Podcast Day


Month Long Events

Black History Month (UK)

Breast Cancer Awareness Month


01/10/2023: International Day of Older Persons, International Coffee Day, World Vegetarian Day

02/10/2023: World Habitat Day, International Day of Nonviolence

03/10/2023: National Techies Day

04/10/2023: World Animal Day, National Taco Day

05/10/2023: World Teachers’ Day, National Poetry Day

06/10/2023: World Smile Day

08/10/2023: World Octopus Day

10/10/2023: World Mental Health Day, World Homeless Day

11/10/2023: International Day of the Girl Child

12/10/2023: World Sight Day

13/10/2023: World Egg Day

15/10/2023: Global Handwashing Day

16/10/2023: World Food Day

17/10/2023: International Day for the Eradication of Poverty

19/10/2023: International Gin and Tonic Day

20/10/2023: International Chefs’ Day

21/10/2023: Back to the Future Day

24/10/2023: United Nations Day

25/10/2023: World Pasta Day

29/10/2023: Clocks Go Back

30/10/2023: Checklist Day

31/10/2023: Halloween, World Cities Day


Month-Long Events:


01/11/2023: World Vegan Day, National Author’s Day, National Stress Awareness Day

03/11/2023: World Sandwich Day

04/11/2023: National Roast Dinner Day

05/11/2023: Bonfire Night

08/11/2023: Cappuccino Day, Science, Technology, Engineering, and Medicine (STEM) Day

09/11/2023: World Usability Day

11/11/2023: Remembrance Day, Singles’ Day

12/11/2023: Remembrance Sunday, Diwali

13/11/2023: World Kindness Day

14/11/2023: World Diabetes Day, King Charles’ Birthday

15/11/2023: Clean Out Your Refrigerator Day

16/11/2023: International Day for Tolerance

17/11/2023: International Students’ Day

19/11/2023: International Men’s Day, World Toilet Day

20/11/2023: World Children’s Day

21/11/2023: World Hello Day, World Television Day

23/11/2023: Thanksgiving (US)

24/11/2023: Black Friday, Unique Talent Day

25/11/2023: Small Business Saturday (US)

27/11/2023: Cyber Monday

29/11/2023: Electronic Greetings Day

30/11/2023: Computer Security Day, St Andrew’s Day


01/12/2023: World AIDS Day

02/12/2023: English Breakfast Day, Small Business Saturday (UK)

03/12/2023: International Day of Persons with Disabilities

04/12/2023: National Sock Day

05/12/2023: International Volunteer Day, World Soil Day

06/12/2023: St Nicholas Day

07/12/2023: Hanukkah (7th to 15th) Begins

08/12/2023: Christmas Jumper Day

09/12/2023: Christmas Card Day

10/12/2023: International Animal Rights Day, Human Rights Day, Nobel Prize Day

11/12/2023: International Mountain Day

14/12/2023: Free Shipping Day

21/12/2023: First Day of Winter, National Crossword Puzzle Day

24/12/2023: Christmas Eve

25/12/2023: Christmas Day

26/12/2023: Boxing Day

29/12/2023: No Interruptions Day

31/12/2023: New Year’s Eve