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Published May 22nd 2023

17 Social Media Holidays to Celebrate This June

Discover the most interesting holidays and events in June 2023 that you can apply to your social media strategy.

Get ready for a month filled with delightful social media holidays! From donuts and oceans to having furry friends in the office, June offers an abundance of exciting occasions to celebrate on social media.

In this blog post, we have curated a list of opportunities for your brand to engage with your social media community throughout June.

June 1. International Children’s Day #WorldChildrensDay

This is the day to celebrate the essence of childhood. It’s a great occasion for your brand to show appreciation for kids and their families on social media. 

And don’t get confused about the date. While International Children's Day is widely observed on June 1, it's worth noting that some countries celebrate on November 20.

June 1. Global Day of Parents #GlobalDayOfParents

This holiday is dedicated to the profound love and selfless sacrifice parents make while raising their children. Take this opportunity to express your brand’s appreciation for the unwavering dedication parents show every day. 

June 2. National Leave the Office Early Day #LeaveTheOfficeEarlyDay

On National Leave the Office Early Day we celebrate the importance of work-life balance and prioritizing personal well-being.  

As a brand, you can contribute to the celebration by creating engaging content that inspires individuals to make the most of this special day. Share ideas for self-care, stress relief techniques, or even showcase how your products or services can enhance their leisure time.

June 2. National Donut Day #DonutDay

The truth is that we don’t need a reason to celebrate donuts, isn’t that right? But June 2 is a great day to post about it and engage with people on social media over our shared love of this sweet treat.

June 5. World Environment Day #WorldEnvironmentDay

Join the global movement for a greener future! Created by the UN, this day is dedicated to us learning about topics like pollution, climate change, deforestation, and overpopulation. 

Seize the opportunity to make a difference, change harmful habits, and celebrate sustainability on social media with our communities.

June 6. National Higher Education Day #HigherEducationDay

National Higher Education Day paves the way for more students to pursue a degree. Put your student hat on and hop on social media to mark the occasion.

June 8. World Oceans Day #WorldOceansDay

Dive into ocean awareness. On World Oceans Day, we are reminded of the major role the oceans play in our lives and our impact on them too. June 8 is a chance for your brand to express their stand on the matter on social media.

June 8. National Best Friends Day #BestFriendsDay

Social media is a great place for best friends to connect. Let your brand be part of the friendships online – especially on June 8.

June 14. World Blood Donor Day #GiveBlood

World Blood Donor Day is a day to thank voluntary blood donors for their life-saving gifts of blood and to raise awareness about the constant need for volunteers.

June 18. Father’s Day #FathersDay

On this date, we celebrate fathers and their love for their kids and families. Be creative and join with special content on social media. Here are some interesting examples from brands:

June 21. International Yoga Day #InternationalYogaDay

International Yoga Day is a day where we celebrate the physical and spiritual relaxation of yoga. Perhaps it’s also a good occasion for your brand to embrace the topic on social media, embracing the energy and tranquility it brings.

June 21. First Day of Summer #FirstDayofSummer

Hello summer! Not everywhere, but in some parts of the world, this is a day dedicated to welcoming the sun back into our lives and celebrating longer days. Will your brand join the conversation on social media? Here are some examples how other brands did it:

June 21. National Selfie Day #NationalSelfieDay

Is a selfie really a selfie if it’s not shared on social media? Not really, right? So take out your phone and mark the holiday with a selfie for your followers. Here is how other brands celebrated the holiday:

June 21. World Music Day #WorldMusicDay

Feel the rhythm in the air! World Music Day is here to celebrate the universal language of music. Join the harmonious vibes on social media.

June 23. National Take Your Dog to Work Day #TakeYourDogToWorkDay

June 23 is dedicated to all pet lovers. Whether you’re working from home or at an office, use this day to share your workspace with your beloved dog. Make sure your brand joins the conversations online.

June 27. National Sunglasses Day #NationalSunglassesDay

Shades on, content ready! Celebrate National Sunglasses Day with a cool and snackable post on social media. Get inspired by other brands and let your creativity shine.

June 30. Social Media Day #SMDay

Congratulations! It's time to give yourself a well-deserved pat on the back for your outstanding social media achievements because it's Social Media Day. Don't forget to express your gratitude to your amazing community for their unwavering support in helping your brand grow and thrive on social media.

That’s a wrap!

It’s time to grab the keyboard and start drafting your ideas for social media content in June.

If you are looking for more ideas on events that can spice up your social media content, check out our Social Media Holiday Calendar 2023.

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