Your Guide to December Content Creation

Social Media • November 30, 2023

Somehow it’s already December! As the final month of the year unfolds, it can be easy to let the chaos of the season keep you from focusing on content creation. With the new year around the corner, many people will decide to just wait for the fresh start of the coming year to focus on leveraging their social media to grow their business. But why wait for 2024 when you can take advantage of the holiday season to grow your business through your social media right now?

In this blog post, I provide you social media holidays and awareness days for every single day of the coming month. These curated dates can provide the perfect creative spark when it comes to creating your social media calendar for December. By adding these dates to your calendar, you can find ways to connect with your audience, while creating relevant, consistent content. Let’s dive in and make the most of social media marketing as we celebrate the final days of the year! ⁠

Here are a few social media holidays and awareness days to consider using in your content calendar for December:

December 2023 Monthly Holidays

Month of Giving

National Cat Lovers’ Month

National Volunteers Month

Universal Human Rights Month

Friday, December 1

National Women Support Women Day

National Christmas Lights Day

Rosa Parks Day

National Cookie Cutter Day

Saturday, December 2

Bartender Appreciation Day

National Mutt Day

World Pollution Prevention Day

National Grief Awareness Week

Sunday, December 3

Candle Day

International Day of Persons with Disabilities

Coats and Toys for Kids Day

National Handwashing Awareness Week⁠

Monday, December 4

National Cookie Day

National Sock Day

National Human Rights Consciousness Week

Tuesday, December 5

International Volunteer Day

International Ninja Day

Walt Disney Day

Inclusive Schools Week

Wednesday, December 6

World Trick Shot Day

Computer Science Education Week

National Microwave Oven Day

Thursday, December 7

Hanukkah begins

National Cotton Candy Day

National Letter Writing Day

Friday, December 8

National Blue Collar Day

National Brownie Day

National Salesperson Day

Saturday, December 9

Christmas Card Day

International Day of Veterinary Medicine

National Pastry Day

Sunday, December 10

International Animal Rights Day

Human Rights Day

Nobel Prize Day

Monday, December 11

International Mountain Day

National App Day

Tuesday, December 12

Gingerbread Decorating Day

National Poinsettia Day

Universal Health Coverage Day

Wednesday, December 13

National Cocoa Day

National Horse Day

National Ice Cream Day

National Violin Day

Thursday, December 14

Free Shipping Day

National Energy Conservation Day

Friday, December 15

International Tea Day

National Cupcake Day

Ugly Sweater Day

Saturday, December 16

National Chocolate Covered Anything Day

National Underdog Day

Sunday, December 17

National Device Appreciation Day

National Maple Syrup Day

Wright Brother’s Day

Monday, December 18

Bake Cookies Day

National Crime Junkie Day

National Twin Day

Tuesday, December 19

National Emo Day

National Heroes and Heroines Day

National Hard Candy Day

Wednesday, December 20

Go Caroling Day

National Sangria Day

Games Day

Thursday, December 21

December Solstice

National Crossword Puzzle Day

World Snowboard Day

Friday, December 22

National Cookie Exchange Day

Mathematics Day

Saturday, December 23

National Christmas Movie Marathon Day

Sunday, December 24

Christmas Eve

National Eggnog Day

National Consumer Rights Day

Monday, December 25


National Pumpkin Pie Day

Tuesday, December 26

Kwanzaa begins

National Candy Cane Day

Boxing Day

National Homeowners Day

National Thank You Note Day

Wednesday, December 27

International Day of Epidemic Preparedness

National Fruitcake Day

National Make Cut-Out Snowflakes Day

Thursday, December 28

Card Playing Day

National Call a Friend Day

National Short Film Day

Friday, December 29

International Cello Day

Saturday, December 30

National Bacon Day

National Resolution Planning Day

Sunday, December 31

New Year’s Eve

National Champagne Day

No Interruptions Day

End the year strong and launch your business into 2024 strong! If you’re needing help with this, Creative Gravity is here to help. Click here to schedule a FREE discovery call to learn more and see just how we could best support you. You can also check us out on Instagram for more social media tips and tricks!