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July 2020 Holidays + Fun, Weird and Special Dates

2020 July Holidays PinterestAre you a small business owner or marketer? Looking for July holidays or special dates to celebrate on social media?

Marketing your business on social media just got a lot easier with this complete list of holidays, observances, and special dates for July 2020.

The list includes more than 240 different holidays and observances to celebrate in July.

To learn why holidays make great social media posts read: The Complete Calendar of Social Media Holidays.

Holiday Hashtags for Social Media

When celebrating holidays on social media, it’s important to include the relevant hashtag(s) for that holiday in your post.

Using hashtags will help increase the reach of your post, exposing your business to a larger audience.

Hashtags are such an essential piece to your success on social media that I’ve done the research for you.

Most of the holidays listed below include the corresponding hashtag for social media.

For more social media post ideas read: What to Post on Social Media – 100 Post Ideas for 2020.

List of July 2020 Holidays

In an effort to simplify this massive list of holidays, I’ve divided the days into five categories – public holidays, religious holidays, monthly observances, weekly observances, and daily observances.

Scroll down to view all 240+ holidays or use the following links to skip ahead to a specific category.

July 2020 Public Holidays

This list contains public holidays and special observances in the United States, Australia, Canada, and the United Kingdom.
DateHolidayHashtagWhere Observed
July 1Canada Day#CanadaDayCanada
July 3Alice Springs Show Day#AliceSpringsShowDayParts of Australia
July 4Independence Day#4thOfJulyUnited States
July 5First day of NAIDOC Week#NAIDOC2020Australia
July 10Tennant Creek Show Day#TennantCreekShowDayParts of Australia
July 12Battle of the Boyne#BattleOfBoyneNorthern Ireland
July 13Battle of the Boyne Observed#BattleOfBoyneNorthern Ireland
July 13Orangemen's Day#BattleOfBoyneParts of Canada
July 17Katherine Show Day#KatherineShowDayParts of Australia
July 24Darwin Show Day#DarwinShowDayParts of Australia

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July 2020 Religious Holidays

DateHolidayReligion
July 30Tisha B'AvJewish
July 31Eid al-AdhaMuslim

July 2020 Monthly Observances

Holiday
Family Golf Month
Fragile X Awareness Month
Hemochromatosis Screening and Awareness Month
Herbal/Prescription Interaction Awareness Month
Independent Retailer Month
International Group B Strep Awareness Month
International Women with Alopecia Month
International Zine Month
Juvenille Arthritis Awareness Month
National Anti-Boredom Month
National Baked Beans Month
National Black Family Month
National Blueberry Month
National Cell Phone Courtesy Month
National Child-Centered Divorce Month
National Cleft & Craniofacial Awareness and Prevention Month
National Contract Sewing Month
National Cord Blood Awareness Month
National Culinary Arts Month
National Doghouse Repairs Month
National Family Reunion Month
National Grilling Month
National Horseradish Month
National Hot Dog Month
National Ice Cream Month
National Independent Retailer Month
National Make A Difference to Children Month
National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month
National Parks & Recreation Month
National Picnic Month
National Roadside Traffic Safety Awareness Month
National Vacation Rental Month
National Watermelon Month
Smart Irrigation Month
Social Wellness Month
Women's Motorcycle Month
World Watercolor Month
Worldwide Bereaved Parents Awareness Month

July 2020 Weekly Observances

DateHoliday
July 1 - 7Clean Beaches Week
July 5 - 11Be Nice to Jersey Week
July 5 - 11National Farriers Week
July 6 - 12Nude Recreation Week
July 7 - 14Creative Maladjustment Week
July 12 - 18Operation Safe Driver Week
July 19 - 25Captive Nations Week
July 19 - 25Everybody Deserves a Massage Week
July 19 - 25National Parenting Gifted Children Week
July 19 - 25National Zoo Keeper Week
July 20 - 28National Moth Week

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July 2020 Daily Observances

DateHolidayHashtag
1Canada Day#CanadaDay
1International Chicken Wing Day#ChickenWingDay
1International Joke Day#JokeDay
1National Creative Ice Cream Flavors Day#CreativeIceCreamFlavorsDay
1National Gingersnap Day#NationalGingersnapDay
1National Postal Worker Day#NationalPostalWorkerDay
1National Postal Workers Day#NationalPostalWorkersDay
1National U.S. Postage Stamp Day#USPostageStampDay
1Zip Code Day#ZipCodeDay
2I Forgot Day#IForgotDay
2Made In The USA Day#MadeInTheUsaDay
2National Anisette Day#NationalAnisetteDay
2World UFO Day#WorldUfoDay
3Compliment Your Mirror Day#ComplimentYourMirrorDay
3National Chocolate Wafer Day#ChocolateWaferDay
3National Eat Your Beans Day#NationalEatYourBeansDay
3National Fried Clam Day#NationalFriedClamDay
3National Stay Out of the Sun Day#StayOutOfTheSunDay
4Hop-a-Park Day – First Saturday in July#NationalHopaParkDay
4Independence Day (USA)#IndependenceDay
4Independence From Meat Day#IndependenceFromMeatDay
4Indivisible Day#IndivisibleDay
4International Cherry Pit Spitting Day#CherryPitSpittingDay
4International Day of Cooperatives#DayOfCooperatives
4National Barbecued Spareribs Day#BarbecuedSpareribsDay
4National Caesar Salad Day#NationalCaesarSaladDay
4Sidewalk Egg Frying Day#SidewalkEggFryingDay
5National Apple Turnover Day#AppleTurnoverDay
5National Bikini Day#NationalBikiniDay
5National Graham Cracker Day#GrahamCrackerDay
5National Hawaii Day#NationalHawaiiDay
5National Workaholics Day#NationalWorkaholicsDay
6International Kissing Day#InternationalKissingDay
6National Fried Chicken Day#NationalFriedChickenDay
6National Hand Roll Day#NationalHandRollDay
6Take Your Webmaster to Lunch Day#TakeYourWebmasterToLunchDay
7Global Forgiveness Day#GlobalForgivenessDay
7International Chocolate Day#InternationalChocolateDay
7National Dive Bar Day#NationalDiveBarDay
7National Father Daughter Take a Walk Day#FatherDaughterTakeAWalkDay
7National Macaroni Day#NationalMacaroniDay
7National Strawberry Sundae Day#StrawberrySundaeDay
7Tell The Truth Day#TellTheTruthDay
8National Chocolate with Almonds Day#ChocolateWithAlmondsDay
9National No Bra Day#NationalNoBraDay
9National Sugar Cookie Day#NationalSugarCookieDay
10Collector Car Appreciation Day#CollectorCarAppreciationDay
10Don't Step On A Bee Day#DontStepOnABeeDay
10International Essential Oils Day#EssentialOilsDay
10National Clerihew Day#NationalClerihewDay
10National Kitten Day#NationalKittenDay
10National Pina Colada Day#NationalPinaColadaDay
10Teddy Bear Picnic Day#TeddyBearPicnicDay
11All American Pet Photo Day#AllAmericanPetPhotoDay
11Bowdler's Day#BowdlersDay
11National 7-Eleven Day / Free Slurpee Day#National7ElevenDay
11National Blueberry Muffin Day#BlueberryMuffinDay
11National Cheer Up The Lonely Day#CheerUpTheLonelyDay
11National Mojito Day#NationalMojitoDay
11National Rainier Cherry Day#RainierCherryDay
11World Population Day#WorldPopulationDay
12Eat Your Jello Day#EatYourJelloDay
12National Different Colored Eyes Day#DifferentColoredEyeDay.
12National Pecan Pie Day#NationalPecanPieDay
12National Simplicity Day#NationalSimplicityDay
12Paper Bag Day#PaperBagDay
13Embrace Your Geekness Day#EmbraceYourGeeknessDay
13Gruntled Workers Day#GruntledWorkersDay
13International Town Criers Day#TownCriersDay
13National Beans ‘N’ Franks Day#BeansNFranksDay
13National Beef Tallow Day#BeefTallowDay
13National Delaware Day#NationalDelwareDay
13National French Fry Day#NationalFrench FryDay
14Bastille Day (France)#BastilleDay
14Cow Appreciation Day#CowAppreciationDay
14National Grand Marnier Day#NationalGrandMarnierDay
14National Mac & Cheese Day#NationalMacAndCheeseDay
14National Nude Day#NationalNudeDay
14National Tape Measure Day#NationalTapeMeasureDay
14Pandemonium Day#PandemoniumDay
14Shark Awareness Day#SharkAwarenessDay
15National Be A Dork Day#NationalBeADorkDay
15National Give Something Away Day#GiveSomethingAwayDay
15National Gummi Worm Day#NationalGummiWormDay
15National I Love Horses Day#NationalILoveHorsesDay
15National Pet Fire Safety Day#PetFireSafetyDay
15National Tapioca Pudding Day#TapiocaPuddingDay
15Saint Swithin's Day#SaintSwithinsDay
16Get to Know Your Customers Day#GetToKnowYourCustomersDay
16National Corn Fritters Day#NationalCornFrittersDay
16National Personal Chef's Day#NationalPersonalChefDay
16National Personal Chef’s Day#NationalPersonalChefDay
16World Snake Day#WorldSnakeDay
17National Lottery Day#NationalLotteryDay
17National Peach Ice Cream Day#PeachIceCreamDay
17National Tattoo Day#NationalTattooDay
17National Yellow Pig Day#NationalYellowPigDay
17World Emoji Day#WorldEmojiDay
17Wrong Way Corrigan Day#WrongWayCorriganDay
18National Caviar Day#NationalCaviarDay
18National Sour Candy Day#NationalSourCandyDay
18National Strawberry Rhubarb Wine Day#StrawberryRhubarbWineDay
18Nelson Mandela International Day#NelsonMandelaInternationalDay
18Toss Away the "Could Haves" and "Should Haves" Day#TossAwayTheCouldHavesAndShouldHavesDay
18Woodie Wagon Day#WoodieWagonDay
18World Listening Day#WorldListeningDay
19National Daiquiri Day#NationalDaiquiriDay
19National Flitch Day#NationalFlitchDay
19National Ice Cream Day#NationalIceCreamDay
19Stick Out Your Tongue Day#StickOutYourTongueDay
20Global Hug Your Kids Day#GlobalHugYourKidsDay
20National Get Out of the Dog House Day#GetOutoftheDoghouseDay
20National Lollipop Day#NationalLollipopDay
20National Moon Day#NationalMoonDay
20National Pennsylvania Day#NationalPennsylvainaDay
20World Jump Day#WorldJumpDay
21Legal Drinking Age Day#LegalDrinkingAgeDay
21National Be Someone Day#BeSomeoneDay
21National Junk Food Day#NationalJunkFoodDay
22National Hammock Day#NationalHammockDay
22National Hot Dog Day#NationalHotDogDay
22National Penuche Fudge Day#NationalPenucheFudgeDay
22National Rat Catcher’s Day#NationalRatCatchersDay
22Pi Approximation Day#CasualPiDay
23Gorgeous Grandma Day#GorgeousGrandmaDay
23Hot Enough For Ya Day#HotEnoughForYaDay
23National Refreshment Day#NationalRefreshmentDay
23National Vanilla Ice Cream Day#VanillaIceCreamDay
24National Amelia Earhart Day#AmeliaEarhartDay
24National Cousins Day#NationalCousinsDay
24National Drive-Thru Day#NationalDriveThruDay
24National Tell An Old Joke Day#TellAnOldJokeDay
24National Tequila Day#NationalTequilaDay
24National Thermal Engineer Day#ThermalEngineerDay
25International Red Shoe Day#RedShoeDay
25National Culinarians Day#CulinariansDay
25National Day of the American Cowboy#DayOfTheCowboy
25National Hire a Veteran Day#HireAVeteranDay
25National Hot Fudge Sundae Day#HotFudgeSundaeDay
25National Merry-Go-Round Day#MerryGoRoundDay
25National Thread the Needle Day#ThreadTheNeedleDay
25National Wine and Cheese Day#NationalWineAndCheeseDay
25Paddle for Perthes Disease Awareness Day#PaddleForPerthesDiseaseAwarenessDay
26Lumberjack Day#EatLikeALumberjackDay
26National All or Nothing Day#NationalAllOrNothingDay
26National Aunt and Uncle’s Day#AuntAndUnclesDay
26National Bagelfest Day#NationalBagelfestDay
26National Coffee Milkshake Day#CoffeeMilkshakeDay
26One Voice Day#OneVoiceDay
26Parents' Day#ParentsDay
27National Créme Bruléé Day#NationalCremeBruleeDay
27National Korean War Veterans Armistice Day#KoreanWarVeteransArmisticeDay
27National Love is Kind Day#TheLoveisKindMovement
27National Scotch Day#NationalScotchDay
27Take your Pants for a Walk Day#TakeYourPantsForAWalkDay
28Buffalo Soldiers Day#BuffaloSoldiersDay
28National Milk Chocolate Day#MilkChocolateDay
28National Waterpark Day#NationalWaterparkDay
28World Hepatitis Day#WorldHepatitisDay
29*Rain Day#RainDay
29International Tiger Day#GlobalTigerDay
29National Chicken Wing Day#NationalChickenWingDay
29National Lasagna Day#NationalLasagnaDay
29National Lipstick Day#nationallipstickday
30*Father-In-Law Day#FatherInLawDay
30International Day of Friendship#DayOfFriendship
30National Cheesecake Day#NationalCheesecakeDay
30National Chili Dog Day#NationalChiliDogDay
30National Father-in-Law Day#FatherinLawDay
30National Intern Day#NationalInternDay
30National Support Public Education Day#SupportPublicEducationDay
30National Whistleblower Day#NationalWhistleblowerDay
30Paperback Book Day#PaperbackBookDay
31National Avocado Day#NationalAvocadoDay
31National Get Gnarly Day#NationalGetGnarlyDay
31National Mutt Day#NationalMuttDay
31National Raspberry Cake Day#RaspberryCakeDay
31National System Administrator Appreciation Day#SystemAdministratorAppreciationDay
31National Talk in an Elevator Day#TalkInAnElevatorDay
31Uncommon Instrument Awareness Day#UncommonInstrumentAwarenessDay
31World Ranger Day#WorldRangerDay

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  • Varying post styles designed to captivate your audience

Check out the 2020 Social Media Content Calendar and cross ‘Social Media’ off your “To Do” list.

2020 August Holidays

The complete list of holidays, observances, fun, weird, and special dates for August 2020 can be found here:   AngieGensler.com/August-Holidays

The access the list of holidays for every month in 2020, visit the 2020 Holidays index page.

 

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