Social Media Content Calendar from the Social Ruckus


Mar 31, 2014 Business Strategy, Social Networking Comments are off

When it comes to setting up a content calendar, it is helpful to have an idea of the events and holidays that are coming up. We have developed this content calendar as an idea generator for our top notch team of social media content editors and we decided that it would be fun to share this with the rest of the world and see if there are any major dates that our readers think we might be missing.

Let’s jump right into the list of dates and events:


  • April 1st April Fool’s Day
  • April 5-7 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament Final Four
  • April 10-13 Golf Masters Tournament
  • April 15th Deadline to File Taxes
  • April 19th NBA Playoffs Begin
  • April 20th Easter
  • April 21st Boston Marathon
  • April 22nd Earth Day
  • April 23rd Administrative Professionals Day


  • May 1st May Day
  • May 3rd 140th Kentucky Derby
  • May 4th May the Fourth (Force) Be With You Day – Science Fiction
  • May 4th International Fire Fighters Day
  • May 5th Cinco de Mayo
  • May 6th National Nurses Day
  • May 8th – 10th NFL Draft
  • May 11th Mother’s Day
  • May 16th National Bike to Work Day
  • May 17th Armed Forces Day
  • May 25th Indianapolis 500
  • May 26th Memorial Day
  • May 29th-31st National Spelling Bee


  • June 5th NBA Finals Begin
  • June 6th D-Day
  • June 8th Best Friend’s Day
  • June 12th FIFA World Cup Soccer Tournament begins in Brazil
  • June 14th Flag Day
  • June 15th Fathers Day
  • June 15th Nature Photography Day
  • June 18th International Picnic Day
  • June 18th Go Fishing Day
  • June 20th National Flip Flop Day
  • June 21st Summer Solstice
  • June 23rd -30th Wimbledon
  • June 28th Great American Backyard Campout
  • June 30th Social Media Day

Let us know if you find these helpful or if you find other fun dates that we should add to this list.