Promotion idea: 30+ unique November holidays

Stumped for ways to engage your clients?

Try celebrating unique holidays with them. Here are some idea starters for November:

November 7, Hug-A-Bear Day is your opportunity to hold a photo contest of your customers hugging their bears.

Not beary interesting to you?  Take on National Clean out your Refrigerator Day by asking your customers to find the most expired item in their refrigerator. Offer them 30% off an order.

But for something that isn’t so chilly and that is easy to do, have a Name your PC Day contest. Encourage customers to come up with the most creative, clever name for their PC and recognize the customer and their PC on your website.

November month long holidays

International Creative Child and Adult Month

Family Stories Month

November week long holidays

First week: World Communication Week

Second week: Pursuit of Happiness Week

November daily holidays

1 – National Author’s Day

2 – Cookie Monster’s Birthday

3 – Sandwich Day

4 – Use Your Common Sense Day

5 – FM Stereo Birthday 1933

6 – Daylight Saving Time Ends

7 – Hug-a-bear Day

8 – General Election Day

9 – National Young Readers Day

10 – Area Code Day

11 – Veteran’s Day

12 – National Pizza With The Works Except Anchovies Day

13 – Artificial Snow Birthday 1946

14 – Loosen Up, Lighten Up Day

14 – National Clean out your Refrigerator Day

15 – America Recycles Day

16 – Button Day

17 – Homemade Bread Day

18 – Mickey Mouse’s Birthday (1928)

19 – National Family Volunteer Day

20 – Name Your PC Day

21 – Tweety Bird’s Birthday

22 – Start Your Own Country Day

23 – Eat a Cranberry Day

24 – Thanksgiving Day

25 – Black Friday

26 – National Day of Listening

27 – National Bavarian Cream Pie Day

28 – National French Toast Day

29 – Electronic Greetings Day

30 – Mark Twain’s Birthday (1835)

And of course, take advantage of Black Friday!

You can also create your own holiday to match the needs of your business. Celebrate it yearly, make it fun and get creative. Creating holidays to celebrate your business’s milestones and successes is another good way to draw attention to what you have accomplished.

Whatever unique holidays you find on the calendar, or whatever holidays you choose to create, make sure they are fun and exciting! They are a great marketing tactic to get customers to notice you and spread the word!