April Social Media Holiday Calendar

April is Diamond Month

April 1: April Fools’ Day #AprilFools #AprilFoolsDay

April 3: Find a Rainbow Day #FindARainbowDay

It’s not a day to chase rainbows, but a special day to appreciate the magic and beauty of it. People use this day to search for hope and promise. In 2020, when millions were quarantined due to COVID-19, people placed rainbow drawings on their windows.

April 6: National Walking Day (First Wednesday in April) #NationalWalkingDay

People celebrate this day to encourage family, friends, and themselves to go out, stretch their legs and walk. The American Heart Association sponsors this day to remind people about the health benefits of walking.

April 10: National Siblings Day #NationalSiblingsDay

April 11: National Pet Day #NationalPetDay

April 12: International Day of Human Space Flight #InternationalDayOfHumanSpaceFlight

This day commemorates cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin’s historic orbital flight in 1961 and marks the beginning of the space era for humankind.

April 15: Good Friday #GoodFriday

April 16: National Stress Awareness Day #StressAwarenessDay

April 16: National Wear Your Pajamas to Work Day #PJDay

April 17: Easter Sunday #Easter #EasterBunny #EasterSunday

April 17: Haiku Poetry Day #HaikuPoetryDay

April 18: National Tax Day #TaxDay

April 20: National Look-Alike Day #NationalLookAlikeDay

Chances are that you probably look like someone else from around the world, whether it’s someone you know, a celebrity, or a complete stranger. Most people celebrate this day by dressing up as a celebrity that they look similar to.

April 21: National High-Five Day #NH5D

April 21: Get to Know Your Customers Day (Third Thursday of Every Quarter) #GetToKnowYourCustomersDay

Happens annually on the third Thursday of each quarter and it’s all about really getting to know your customers. Businesses connect more with their customers and clients face-to-face, over the phone, or online.

April 21: National Administrative Professionals Day #AdministrativeProfessionalsDay

April 22: Earth Day #EarthDay

Started in 1970, this day encourages education about current environmental issues globally.

April 23: National Picnic Day #NationalPicnicDay

Pack your picnic basket and blanket for the park because it’s time to enjoy the sunshine. Eating outside has its charm whether it’s spending time with family or adding some romantic vibes for your date.

April 23: World Book Day #WorldBookDay

Created by UNESCO as a worldwide celebration of books and reading, this holiday is commemorated in over 100 countries worldwide.

April 25: National Telephone Day #NationalTelephoneDay

In 1876, Alexander Graham Bell introduced the first version of a telephone. A century later, there are over 9 billion mobile phones around the world.

April 25: World Malaria Day #EndMalariaForGood

This day brings international awareness about one of the most deadly diseases in the world. Bringing more awareness will allow for more funding for malaria prevention and control.

April 26: Arbor Day #ArborDay

April 27: Denim Day (Last Wednesday in April) #DenimDay

April 28: National Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day (Fourth Thursday in April) #TakeOurChildrenToWorkDay

April 29: International Dance Day #InternationalDanceDay

April 30: National Honesty Day #NationalHonestyDay

April 30: National Adopt a Shelter Pet Day #AdoptAShelterPetDay

April 30: International Jazz Day #JazzDay