Social Media Content Calendar

VPE Communications compiled this social media calendar that includes key opportunities for social posts with an emphasis on the Latino community as well as some key general market opportunities. This calendar is not intended to be all encompassing of every possible social media opportunity and is meant as a guide that is subject to updates.

SOCIAL MEDIA CONTENT CALENDAR 2023

January

1 – New Year’s Day

6 – Día de los Reyes Magos

7 – Juan Gabriel’s birthday

16 – Martin Luther King Day

22 – Lunar New Year

ALL MONTH
National Menudo Month

February

2

      • Día de la Candelaria
      • Groundhog Day

12 – President Lincoln’s Birthday

14 – Valentine’s Day

17 -Vicente Fernández’s birthday

20 – President’s Day, Washington’s

Birthday

21 – Mardi Gras

22 – National Margarita Day

24 – Flag Day (Mexico)

March

6 – Anniversary of the LA Walkouts

12 – Day Light Saving (start)

17 – St. Patrick’s Day

21 – Benito Juárez’s birthday

23 – National Tamal Day

31 – Cesar Chavez’s birthday & Cesar Chavez Day

31 – Anniversary of Selena Quintanilla’s death

APRIL

1 – April Fools’ Day

9 – Easter

10

      • Dolores Huerta’s Birthday
      • Anniversary of Chavez Ravine
      • Anniversary of Emiliano
      • Zapata’s Death

11 – National Pet Day

14 – Anniversary of Méndez v.

Westminster Board of Education

Ruling

16 – Selena Quintanilla’s Birthday

19 – Youth Homelessness Matters

Day

22 – Earth Day

30 – Día de los Niños

ALL MONTH

      • Community Service Month
      • Fair Housing Month
      • Earth Month
      • Celebrate Diversity Month
      • National Volunteer Month

MAy

1

      • Immigrants’ Rights Day
      • Día del Trabajador
      • May Day

5 – Cinco de Mayo

10 – Mother’s Day (Mexico)

14 – Mother’s Day

22 – Harvey Milk Day

29 – Memorial Day

ALL MONTH

      • National Asian American & Pacific Islander Heritage Month
      • Mental Health Month

June

3 – Anniversary of the Zoot Suit

Riots

4 – National Cheese Day

11 – Race Unity Day

14 – Flag Day

12 – Loving Day

18- Father’s Day

19 – Juneteenth

 

All Month

      • Pride Month
      • AIDS Awareness Month
      • School Graduations

JULY

4 – Independence Day

6 – Frida Kahlo’s Birthday

13 – Anniversary of Frida Kahlo’s death

23 – Parents’ Day

24 – National Tequila Day

25 – Constitution Day (Puerto Rico)

26 – Disability Independence Day

august

9 – International Day of the World’s Indigenous People

17 – National Non-Profit day

19 – World Humanitarian Day

20 – National Latina Day

26 – Women’s Equality Day

28 – Anniversary of Juan Gabriel’s death

29 – Anniversary of the Chicano Moratorium Against the Vietnam war

september

4 – Labor Day

10 – Grandparents’ Day

15 – Start of Hispanic Heritage  Month & Independence Day for

  • Costa Rica
  • El Salvador
  • Guatemala
  • Honduras
  • Nicaragua

16

  • Mexican Independence Day
  • Chile Independence Day

17 – Citizenship Day

22 – National Native American Day

23 – Grito de Lares (Puerto Rico)

october

4 – National Taco Day

9 – Indigenous People’s Day

10

      • World Mental Health Day
      • Grito de Yara (Cuba)
      • World Homelessness Day

11 – National Coming Out Day

15 – End of Hispanic Heritage Month

19 – World Humanitarian Action Day

28 – National Immigrants Day

31 – Halloween

ALL MONTH

  • Domestic Violence Awareness Month
  • LGBT History Month

november

1

      • Día de los Muertos
      • Fernando Valenzuela’s Birthday

5 – Daylight Saving ends

11 – Veterans Day

13 – World Kindness Day

15 – National Philanthropy Day

16 – International Day for Tolerance

18 – National Housing Day

20 – Transgender Day of Remembrance

23 – Thanksgiving

28 – Giving Tuesday

ALL MONTH

      • National Native American
      • Heritage Month
      • National American Indian & Alaska Native Heritage Month

december

World AIDS Day

3 – International Day for People with

Disabilities

7

      • Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day
      • Start of Hanukkah (Ends 12/15)

8 – National Concha Day

9 – National Pastry Day

10 – International Human Rights Day

12

      • Día de la Virgen de Guadalupe
      • Anniversary of Vicente Fernández’ death

16 – Start of Las Posadas (Ends 12/24)

18 – International Migrants Day

24 – Christmas Eve

25 – Christmas Day

26 – Start of Kwanzaa (Ends 1/1)

31 – New Year’s Eve

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