Welcome to the Ultimate October 2023 Social Media Content Calendar! 🍂
As we welcome the cozy vibes of autumn, it's time to ensure your social media game is on point. We've curated a month-long plan to help you engage, inspire, and captivate your audience throughout October on your social media channels.
From spreading awareness about Mental Health Day to hosting a spooky Halloween social media competition, there'll be plenty of exciting things to shout about during October.
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The Ultimate October 2023 Social Media Content Calendar 👇
Entire month - Breast Cancer Awareness Month
The month of October is dedicated to raising awareness of the symptoms and signs of breast cancer. You could create a video detailing the symptoms to watch out for and urge your followers to be aware of the signs.
Entire month - Stoptober
The month of October is also well-known as 'Stoptober', a time dedicated to encouraging smokers to give up their habit. Why not create a simple animated video to share the benefits of quitting smoking?
1st October - Vegetarian Day
On October 1st we celebrate the benefits of eating a vegetarian diet. Why not get creative in the kitchen and whip up a delicious vegetarian meal? You could then share the recipe with your social media followers.
2nd October - Habitat Day
The United Nations designated the first Monday of October as World Habitat Day to reflect on the state of our habitats. To celebrate World Habitat Day, you could create a video highlighting the issues faced by people around the world. For example, create a video sharing ways your followers can help the homeless.
4th October - Animal Day
World Animal Day is an international day of action for animal rights and welfare celebrated annually on October 4th. Why not create an animated video sharing interesting facts about a particular animal? If you're an educator, you could ask your students to create a video about their favorite animal and then share it with the class.
5th October - Teachers' Day
World Teachers' Day is held annually on 5 October to celebrate all teachers around the globe. To help you celebrate, we've have a video template available for you to customize and share with your social media audience 👇
10th October - World Mental Health Day
World Mental Health Day is an international day for global mental health education, awareness and advocacy against social stigma. Why not share a video on your social media channels sharing your employee's favorite ways to look after their well-being?
12th October - Sight Day
Sight Day is a global event to draw attention to those who suffer with blindness and vision impairment. This is a great opportunity to create a video that raises awareness of these conditions.
16th October - Food Day
October 16th is a globally celebrated day known as World Food Day. This special day serves as a commemoration of the establishment of the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization back in 1945. To celebrate this tasty occasion, share your favorite recipes in video format with your social media followers.
19th October - Gin & Tonic Day
On October 19th, International Gin and Tonic Day recognizes one of the world's most famous drinks. If you work in the food and beverage industry, you could create an animated video sharing the history of the Gin and Tonic.
20th October - Chefs’ Day
This day is focused on educating kids around the world about the importance of eating healthy and to promote becoming a chef. If your business is in the food industry, why not use this day to celebrate your talented kitchen staff?
24th October - United Nations Day
United Nations Day is an annual commemorative day, reflecting the official creation of the United Nations on 24 October 1945. To help commemorate this day, create a video to celebrate the diversity of cultures, religions and languages around the world.
25th October - Pasta Day
October 25th marks World Pasta Day. The day is set aside to celebrate one of the world's favorite and most versatile foods. Why not use this day to share your favorite pasta recipes with your social media followers?
31st October - Halloween
The last day of October marks the spookiest day of the year... Halloween! And to help you celebrate the occasion, we've created new video templates you can customize and share across your social media channels. Check out one of these new templates below 👇
And that's a wrap on our social media content calendar for October 2023! Let us know in the comments which celebrations you'll be posting on your social channels 👇