Marketing Events Calendar 2018 (UK)

Marketing Events Calendar 2018 (UK)

Categories: Marketing, PR, Social media, Twitter

Make sure you get all these key dates in your diary and start planning your campaigns.

>>> See the 2018 Marketing Events Calendar here <<< 

(This is a ‘view only’ version so nobody can go in and inadvertently delete it but if you want an editable copy then drop me an email and I’ll send you one.) It’s also in list format below (good for my SEO!)

Take a look at these tips from the 2017 calendar blog as to how you could use it (and how you definitely shouldn’t).


Marketing Calendar of Events 2018 (in list format)

1st – New Year’s Day
15th – Most depressing day of the year
18th – Winnie the Pooh Day
25th – Burns Night

2nd – Groundhog Day
4th – Super Bowl
9th – Winter Olympics starts in South Korea and National Pizza Day
14th – Valentine’s Day
15th – Singles Awareness Day
16th – Chinese New Year (Year of the Dog)
17th – Random Acts of Kindness Day

1st – St David’s Day and World Book Day
5th – British Pie Week
8th – International Women’s Day
11th – Mother’s Day
13th – Shrove Tuesday
17th – St Patrick’s Day
21st – World Poetry Day
24th – Oxford v Cambridge Boat Race
25th – Clocks go forward at 1am
30th – Good Friday
31st – Easter Saturday

A Royal Baby – Prince William and Princess Kate due date!
1st – April Fool’s Day and Easter Sunday
2nd – Easter Monday
4th – Commonwealth Games start in Australia
7th – The Grand National
21st – National Tea Day and Queen’s 92nd Birthday (actual)
22nd – London Marathon
23rd – St George’s Day and Shakespeare’s birth and death date

7th – Bank holiday
12th – Eurovision
19th – FA Cup Final / A Royal Wedding – Prince Harry/Henry and Meghan Markle’s Wedding!
22nd – RHS Chelsea Flower Show begins
26th – Champion’s League Final
28th – Bank holiday

9th – Queen’s Official Birthday
14th – FIFA World Cup starts in Russia
17th – Father’s Day
21st – Summer Solstice

2nd – Wimbledon starts
7th – Pride London and Tour de France starts
14th – Bastille Day
15th – FIFA World Cup Final

Summer Holidays!
3rd – Edinburgh Festival starts
8th – International Cat Day
26th – Notting Hill Carnival (2 days)
27th – Bank holiday

Back to school!
9th – Grandparent’s Day
13th – Roald Dahl Day
16th – 100 days until Xmas
19th – Talk Like a Pirate Day
23rd – Autumn Equinox

5th – World Teacher’s Day
18th – Invictus Games start
28th – Clocks go back at 2am
31st – Halloween

November / “Movember”
5th – Bonfire Night
7th – Diwali
22nd – Thanksgiving
23rd – Black Friday
24th – Small Business Saturday
26th – Cyber Monday
30th – St Andrew’s Day

2nd – Hanukkah begins
21st – Winter Solstice
24th – Christmas Eve
25th – Christmas
26th – Boxing Day
31st – New Year’s Eve


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Name: Zita29 November 2017

Hi, I think the Queen official Birthday is on 9th June not on the 10th

Name: Soph29 November 2017

Thank you! I’ve updated this now.

Name: John4 January 2018

Movember campaign is on in November!

Name: Soph4 January 2018

Good point well made, Sir! It’s been updated, thanking you.

Name: Christie15 January 2018

It’s the year of the daughter Chinese New Year. The Rooster was 2017

Name: Christie15 January 2018

Sorry, I meant the year of the Dog not the daughter! Not sure how that auto corrected 🙂

Name: Soph15 January 2018

Thank you! I must’ve cut and copied it by mistake!