The Ultimate List of Social Media Holiday Hashtags for 2020

A hashtag is a written word with a # symbol. It is used to index keywords or topics on social media. This function was created on most social media platforms and allows people to easily follow topics they are interested in.

Using hashtags in your social media posts can increase awareness and engagement.

No matter gender or age or location, holidays are a big deal for everyone. So, it can provoke a conversation with your audience easily.

To help you plan for trending holidays, I created the ultimate list of social media holiday hashtags for 2020. Bookmark this page for references to create a social media calendar!

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Ultimate List of Social Media Holiday Hashtags

January 2020 social media hashtags

  • January 1 – New Year’s Day #NewYearsDay
  • January 2 – Science Fiction Day #ScienceFictionDay
  • January 5 – 77th Golden Globe Awards #GoldenGlobes
  • January 8 – National Bubble Bath Day #NationalBubbleBathDay
  • January 13 – National Sticker Day #NationalStickerDay
  • January 13 – Clean Off Your Desk Day #CleanOffYourDeskDay
  • January 14 – Dress Up Your Pet Day #DressUpYourPetDay
  • January 15 – National Hat Day #NationalHatDay
  • January 16 – Get To Know Your Customers Day #GetToKnowYourCustomersDay
  • January 20 – Martin Luther King Jr. Day #MLKDay
  • January 21 – National Hugging Day #NationalHuggingDay
  • January 23 – Sundance Film Festival #Sundance (1/23-2/2)
  • January 23 – National Pie Day #PieDay
  • January 25 – Chinese New Year #ChineseNewYear (1/25-2/8)
  • January 27 – Community Manager Appreciation Day #CMAD

February 2020 social media hashtags

  • February 2 – The Big Game #SuperBowlLIV
  • February 4 – World Cancer Day #WorldCancerDay
  • February 5 – World Nutella Day #WorldNutellaDay
  • February 6 – New York Fashion Week #NYFW (2/6-2/13)
  • February 7 – National Bubble Gum Day #BubbleGumDay
  • February 7 – National Send a Card to a Friend Day #SendACardToAFriendDay
  • February 9 – 92nd Academy Awards #Oscars2020
  • February 9 – National Pizza Day #NationalPizzaDay
  • February 14 – Valentine’s Day #ValentinesDay
  • February 17 – Random Acts of Kindness Day #KindnessDay
  • February 20 – Love Your Pet Day #LoveYourPetDay
  • February 22 – National Margarita Day #NationalMargaritaDay
  • February 25 – Mardi Gras #MardiGras
  • February 27 – National Retro Day #NationalRetroDay

March 2020 social media hashtags

  • March 1 – National Peanut Butter Lover’s Day #PeanutButterLoversDay
  • March 6 – Employee Appreciation Day #EmployeeAppreciationDay
  • March 8 – International Women’s Day #InternationalWomensDay
  • March 8 – Daylight Savings #DaylightSavings
  • March 9 – National Napping Day #NationalNappingDay
  • March 10 – National Pancake Day #NationalPancakeDay
  • March 12 – Popcorn Lover’s Day #PopcornLoversDay
  • March 13 – 2020 South by Southwest #SXSW (3/13-3/22)
  • March 14 – Potato Chip Day #NationalPotatoChipDay
  • March 17 – St. Patrick’s Day #StPatricksDay
  • March 21 – International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination #IDERD
  • March 23 – National Puppy Day #NationalPuppyDay
  • March 25 – Waffle Day #WaffleDay
  • March 28 – Earth Hour Day #EarthHour
  • March 30 – National Doctors’ Day #NationalDoctorsDay
  • March 31 – International Transgender Day of Visibility #TransDayOfVisibility

April 2020 social media hashtags

  • April 1 – April Fools’ Day #AprilFools
  • April 2 – Equal Pay Day #EqualPayDay
  • April 7 – World Health Day #WorldHealthDay
  • April 10 – Coachella #Coachella (4/10-4/19)
  • April 11 – National Pet Day #NationalPetDay
  • April 15 – Tax Day #TaxDay
  • April 16 – National High Five Day #HighFiveDay
  • April 22 – Earth Day #EarthDay
  • April 23 – World Book Day #WorldBookDay
  • April 26 – Lesbian Visibility Day #LesbianVisibilityDay
  • April 29 – Denim Day #DenimDay
  • April 30 – International Jazz Day #JazzDay
  • April 30 – National Adopt a Shelter Pet Day #AdoptAShelterPetDay

May 2020 social media hashtags

  • May 1 – Star Wars Day #MayThe4thBeWithYou
  • May 5 – National Teachers’ Day #ThankATeacher
  • May 10 – Mother’s Day #MothersDay
  • May 12 – International Nurses Day #NursesDay
  • May 15 – National Chocolate Chip Day #ChocolateChipDay
  • May 21 – Global Accessibility Awareness Day #AccessibilityAwarenessDay
  • May 25 – Memorial Day #MemorialDay
  • May 28 – Hamburger Day #NationalHamburgerDay
  • May 31 – World No-Tobacco Day #NoTobacco

June 2020 social media hashtags

  • June 2 – Leave The Office Early Day #LeaveTheOfficeEarlyDay
  • June 5 – World Environment Day #WorldEnvironmentDay
  • June 5 – National Donut Day #DonutDay
  • June 6 – Higher Education Day #HigherEducationDay
  • June 8 – Best Friends Day #BestFriendsDay
  • June 11 – Bonnaroo Music Festival #Bonnaroo (6/11-6/14)
  • June 14 – Flag Day #FlagDay
  • June 15 – Native American Citizenship Day #NativeAmericanCitizenshipDay
  • June 17 – Vidcon #Vidcon (6/17-6/20)
  • June 19 – Juneteenth #Juneteenth
  • June 21 – Father’s Day #FathersDay
  • June 21 – International Yoga Day #InternationalYogaDay
  • June 27 – National Sunglasses Day #NationalSunglassesDay
  • June 30 – Social Media Day #SMDay

July 2020 social media hashtags

  • July 1 – International Joke Day #TellAJoke
  • July 2 – World UFO Day #WorldUFODay
  • July 4 – Independence Day #July4th
  • July 7 – World Chocolate Day #WorldChocolateDay
  • July 12 – Malala Day #MalalaDay
  • July 13 – Amazon Prime Day #PrimeDay
  • July 14 – Bastille Day #BastilleDa
  • July 17 – World Emoji Day #WorldEmojiDay
  • July 19 – National Ice Cream Day #NationalIceCreamDay
  • July 20 – National Lollipop Day #NationalLollipopDay
  • July 24 – National Tequila Day #NationalTequilaDay
  • July 26 – Parents’ Day #ParentsDay
  • July 30 – International Day of Friendship #FriendshipDay

August 2020 social media hashtags

  • August 2 – National Coloring Book Day #NationalColoringBookDay
  • August 3 – National Watermelon Day #WatermelonDay
  • August 8 – International Cat Day #InternationalCatDay
  • August 9 – National Book Lovers Day #NationalBookLoversDay
  • August 10 – National S’mores Day #NationalSmoresDay
  • August 10 – National Lazy Day #LazyDay
  • August 15 – National Relaxation Day #NationalRelaxationDay
  • August 19 – World Photo Day #WorldPhotoDay
  • August 20 – National Lemonade Day #NationalLemonadeDay
  • August 22 – Black Women’s Equal Pay Day #BlackWomensEqualPayDay
  • August 26 – National Dog Day #NationalDogDay
  • August 28 – August 28th #August28th

September 2020 social media hashtags

  • September 3 – World Wildlife Day #WorldWildlifeDay
  • September 4 – World Sexual Health Day #SexualHealthDay
  • September 5 – International Day of Charity #InternationalDayOfCharity
  • September 6 – Read a Book Day #ReadABookDay
  • September 7 – Labor Day #LaborDay
  • September 12 – National Video Games Day #VideoGamesDay
  • September 21 – International Peace Day #DayOfPeace
  • September 23 – Celebrate Bisexuality Day #BisexualityDay
  • September 29 – National Coffee Day #NationalCoffeeDay
  • September 30 – International Podcast Day #InternationalPodcastDay
  • September 30 – National Women’s Health and Fitness Day #FitnessDay

October 2020 social media hashtags

  • October 1 – World Vegetarian Day #WorldVegetarianDay
  • October 2 – World Smile Day #WorldSmileDay
  • October 4 – National Taco Day #NationalTacoDay
  • October 4 – World Animal Day #WorldAnimalDay
  • October 8 – Budget Day (Ireland) #BudgetDay
  • October 10 – World Mental Health Day #WorldMentalHealthDay
  • October 11 – National Coming Out Day #NationalComingOutDay
  • October 12 – Indigenous Peoples’ Day #IndigenousPeoplesDay
  • October 15 – Pregnancy & Infant Loss Remembrance Day #PregnacyInfantLoss
  • October 16 – National Boss Day #NationalBossDay
  • October 24 – United Nations Day #UNDay
  • October 31 – Halloween #Halloween

November 2020 social media hashtags

  • November 1 – World Vegan Day #WorldVeganDay
  • November 1 – Daylight Saving Time Ends #DaylightSavings
  • November 3 – Election Day (U.S.) #ElectionDay
  • November 3 – National Sandwich Day #NationalSandwichDay
  • November 4 – National Candy Day #NationalCandyDay
  • November 8 – S.T.E.A.M/S.T.E.M Day #STEMSTEAMDay
  • November 8 – National Cappuccino Day #CappuccinoDay
  • November 11 – Veterans Day #VeteransDay
  • November 13 – World Kindness Day #WKD
  • November 15 – Clean Out Your Refrigerator Day #CleanOutYourRefrigeratorDay
  • November 20 – Latinx Women’s Equal Pay Day #EqualPayDay
  • November 26 – Thanksgiving #Thanksgiving
  • November 26 – National Cake Day #NationalCakeDay
  • November 27 – Black Friday #BlackFriday
  • November 28 – Small Business Saturday #ShopSmall
  • November 30 – Cyber Monday #CyberMonday

December 2020 social media hashtags

  • December 1 – Giving Tuesday #GivingTuesday
  • December 3 – International Day of Persons with Disabilities #IDPD
  • December 4 – National Cookie Day #NationalCookieDay
  • December 7 – National Cotton Candy Day #NationalCottonCandyDay
  • December 8 – National Brownie Day #NationalBrownieDay
  • December 9 – International Children’s Day #ChildrensDay
  • December 10 – Human Rights Day #HumanRightsDay
  • December 21 – First Day of Winter #WinterSolstice
  • December 23 – Festivus #Festivus
  • December 28 – Card Playing Day #CardPlayingDay
  • December 31 – New Year’s Eve #NYE

What are some of your favorite hashtag holidays? Tweet at @hfworklife or share your thoughts in the comments below.

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