Hashtag holidays are the perfect way to fill your content calendar and create content that engages your followers year-round. We’re not saying you should use every hashtag on this list, but definitely pick those that are relevant to your brand and audience! As always, remember to keep your posts fun, engaging, and relevant.
Here are July’s hashtag holidays!
July 1: National Postal Worker Day (#NationalPostalWorkerDay)
Are you a business owner who ships out packages every single day? Or maybe you’re just addicted to Amazon Prime? Today we appreciate our postal workers for all of their hard work! A simple way to celebrate and an act of kindness: give them a gift or write them a thank you note, it will make their day!
July 4: Independence Day (#July4th)
Independence Day, or the Fourth of July is perhaps one of the most celebrated holidays after Christmas and Thanksgiving. But do you know the meaning of the holiday?
The Fourth of July celebrates the passage of the Declaration of Independence by the Continental Congress on July 4, 1776.
July 7: World Chocolate Day (#WorldChocolateDay)
If you love chocolate, July 7th is for you! Stop by your favorite local bakery or sweets shop and pick up something filled with chocolate to celebrate!
July 12: Malala Day (#MalalaDay)
Malala Day, also the birthday of Malala Yousafzai, is commemorated to honor women and children’s rights around the world. Malala was most well known as a public advocate for the education of girls.
July 15: Give Something Away Day (#GiveSomethingAwayDay) & Get to Know Your Customer Day (#GetToKnowYourCustomerDay)
Give Something Away Day is just as it sounds, here are some ways you can participate: clean out your closet and make a donation, donate to the local food pantry, or volunteer your time or skills.
July 15th is also Get to Know Your Customer Day!
This day is observed annually on the third Thursday of each quarter as a reminder to businesses to get to know their customers and community better.
July 17: World Emoji Day (#WorldEmojiDay)
Yes, beloved emojis, this day is for you. Make the most of this day and have fun with your favorite emojis!
July 18: Nelson Mandela International Day (#MandelaDay) & National Ice Cream Day (#NationalIceCreamDay)
Nelson Mandela International Day is a day to encourage others to make a difference in their community. Everyone has the ability and responsibility to change the world for the better, and July 18th is an occasion for all to take action and inspire change!
July 18th is also National Ice Cream Day, just in time for summer!
Stop by your favorite ice cream shop, or Stewart’s (if you’re an Upstate New York local) and grab your favorite ice cream.
July 25: Parents’ Day (#ParentsDay)
Send a card or gift to your parents and let them know how much you appreciate them! This day is all about the moms and dads who devoted their lives to raise us.
July 30: International Day of Friendship (#DayofFriendship)
Grab your friends and celebrate today together, it’s all about commemorating the importance of friendship and there’s no better way to do this than together. Share a picture with the hashtag to show how you celebrated the day!
That’s a wrap!
We hope you found some hashtags you liked to add to your content calendar this month. If you enjoyed this blog post, make sure to stick around as we post new hashtag holidays every month.