Look closely this month: it’s not just Christmas in July this month. We’ve also got loads of goodies including Video Games Day, State of Origin Game 3, Cow Appreciation Day, National Pyjama Day and Uncommon Musical Instrument Day. Take your pick and create something special for your social media this month.

Check out June here if you missed it and August will be with you very soon!

Check out the dates below, pick your faves and add them to your content calendar!

Month-Long Events

Dry July
JulEYE
National Desexing Month

Special Days – July

July 1
International Joke Day

July 2
I Forgot Day
World UFO Day
NAIDOC Week

July 3
Sleep Awareness Week
Compliment Your Mirror Day
International Plastic Bag Free Day

July 4
Independence Day – USA

July 5
Workaholics Day

July 6
World Kissing Day
The Handmaid’s Tale SBS On Demand
Spider-man: Homecoming in cinemas AUS

July 7
Tell the Truth Day
Alice Springs Show Day NT
AIME National Hoodie Day

July 8
Video Games Day

July 9
National Diabetes Week

July 10
Teddy Bears’ Picnic Day

July 11
Cheer Up the Lonely Day

July 12
State Of Origin Game 3
Simplicity Day

July 13
Embrace Your Geekness Day
National French Fries Day

July 14
Tennant Creek Show Day NT
Malala Day
Bastille Day

July 15
World Youth Skills Day
Cow Appreciation Day

July 16
Corn Fritters Day
Game of Thrones (HBO) – USA

July 17
Game of Thrones Showcase – AUS
National Farm Safety Week

July 18
School holidays ends NSW (Not your state? Find yours here)
Nelson Mandela International Day

July 20
Space Exploration Day
Moon Day (First landing on the moon.)

July 21
Splendour In The Grass begins
National Pyjama Day
Pi Approximation Day
Katherine Show Day NT

July 23
Tour De France final races

July 24
National Pain Week 2017
Cousins Day
Stress Down Day (LIfeline)
Be A Souperhero (Salvos)

July 27
Take your Pants for a Walk Day
War for planet of the apes in AUS

July 28
World Hepatitis Day
Darwin Show Day NT
Crazy Hair Day
Schools Tree Day

July 29
Lasagna Day
White Ribbon Night

July 30
Donate Life Week
International Day of Friendship
World Day against Trafficking in Persons
National Cheesecake Day

July 31
Uncommon Musical Instrument Day

Just a reminder that these events are as correct as I can make them at the time of writing – but please double check special dates should things have shifted since publication!


About Rachel Beaney

Rachel Beaney is an Australian freelance social media specialist with over a decade in digital media. She’s worked with global names like Microsoft, Samsung, News Corp and General Assembly, in addition to not-for-profits and government bodies. She loves helping clients solve their business needs with creative and data-driven solutions. Get in touch today to jump on a free consultation call to find out how Rachel can help you.