For those of us in the Northern Hemisphere, the days are slowly getting lighter which means one thing, Spring is just around the corner! The month of February is packed full of fun celebrations and holidays that you can use to brighten up your social media feed and connect with your audience. From celebrating love on Valentine's Day to whipping up some tasty pancakes on Pancake Day, there'll be plenty for you to shout about this month!
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The Ultimate February 2023 social media content calendar
Whole of February - LGBT+ History Month
February is a celebration of lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, and non-binary history, including the history of LGBT+ rights. Why not use this time to share some ways that your audience could help the LGBT+ community during February?
2nd February - Groundhog Day
Every February 2 since 1887, Punxsutawney Phil from Pennsylvania has made his weather prediction. If it's sunny and he sees his shadow, he's said that we'll see six more weeks of winter.
4th February - World Cancer Day
World Cancer Day was created by the International Cancer Control (UICC) and is a day dedicated to raising awareness for the prevention, detection, and treatment of cancer.
6th February - Children's Mental Health Week
The week of the 6th - 12th February marks Children's Mental Health Week which is a time to shine a spotlight on children's and young adult's mental health. You could create an animated video offering free resources for children or share a few top tips for improving your wellbeing.
7th February - National Send a Card to a Friend Day
Celebrate this unique day by creating a fun animated e-card in VideoScribe and sending it to your friends through email or messages.
9th February - National Pizza Day
Be sure to tuck into some tasty pizza on February 9th to celebrate National Pizza Day! Why not create a short video sharing your favorite pizza toppings or recipes?
11th February - National Inventors' Day
National Inventors' Day falls on February 11th and honors inventors of the past and present, as well as encouraging creators of the future.
11th February - National Girls and Women in Sports Day
February 11th is dedicated to celebrating the achievements and history of girls and women in sports. You can spread awareness and celebrate this day by using the hashtag #NGWSD2023 in your social posts.
12th February - Super Bowl LVI
The Super Bowl is the annual final playoff game of the National Football League (NFL) to determine the league champion. Luckily for you, we've got a new VideoScribe template available to customize and share across your social platforms, Check it out below 👇
13th February - Galentine's Day
This day is geared toward the gals! Although it's an unofficial holiday, it's a chance to reconnect with the women in your life.
14th February - Valentine's Day
For all the lovers out there, this day is for you! And to help you celebrate this holiday across your social channels, we've created three new templates. Check out one of these new templates below 👇
15th February - Singles Awareness Day
Singles Awareness Day is celebrated on February 15th by single people all around. It's a day to do some self-care, buy yourself flowers or spend time with your single friends.
17th February - Random Acts of Kindness Day
February 17th is a day to spread kindness amongst your friends, family and community to promote and celebrate kindness in all its forms.
20th February - World Day of Social Justice
World Day of Social Justice falls on February 20th and is a day to promote tackling issues such as poverty, exclusion, gender inequality, unemployment and human rights.
21st February - Shrove Tuesday
Shrove Tuesday is the traditional feast day before the start of Lent. It's also known as pancake day and is a day to cook up some tasty pancakes with your favorite toppings. Maple syrup and bacon or lemon and sugar?!
22nd February - Ash Wednesday
Ash Wednesday falls on February 22nd, and it marks the first day of Lent which is always 46 days before Easter.
23rd February - Digital Learning Day
Digital Learning Day falls on February 23rd and celebrates the use of technology in learning and education.
27th February - National Strawberry Day
A day for all your strawberry lovers! This is a day to celebrate this tasty and sweet fruit, so why not whip up your favorite strawberry dessert or jam and create an animated recipe video to share across your socials?
28th February - Rare Disease Day
Rare Disease Day is observed on the last day of February to raise awareness for rare diseases and improve access to treatment.
And there you have it, our ultimate social media calendar for February 2023! We hope you've now filled your content calendars with lots of fun celebrations and holidays. To make your content creation even easier, don't forget to sign up for a 7-day trial of VideoScribe, or purchase a subscription. Let us know in the comments below which celebrations you've added to your content calendars 👇