Social Media Content Ideas for June 2023
‘The cloudless sky smiled at itself in the smoothly sparkling lake, the satin-green lawns rippled occasionally in a gentle breeze: June had arrived’ J.K.Rowling
June is the gateway to summer, it is also a month that has a myriad of National Days! We have lots of content ideas to help you make the most of what’s happening and share your support. Need even more social media post ideas? Download our 30 FREE SOCIAL MEDIA IDEAS pdf.
National Days for June
1st – 7th Volunteers Week
2nd – National Fish & Chip Day
5th – World Environment Day
5th – National Sausage Roll Day
5th – 11th Child Safety Week
5th – 11th Bike Week 100
6th – Yo-Yo Day
8th – 11th Download Festival 2023
10th – World Gin Day
11th – LEAF Open Farm Sunday
12th – 18th Men’s Health Week
15th – Beer Day Britain #CheersToBeer
15th – 18th Isle of Wight Festival
15th – 18th US Golf Open
18th – Father’s Day
21st – International Day of Yoga
21st – Summer Solstice
21st – 25th – Glastonbury Festival
23rd – Bring your Dog to Work Day
24th – Armed Forces Day
27th – National Sunglasses Day
27th – National Bingo Day
30th – National Cream Tea Day
30th – World Social Media Day
Social Media Content Ideas for June
Health & Wellbeing Post Ideas for June
Child Safety Week is 5th – 11th June in association with The Child Accident Prevention Trust helping families build confidence and skills in managing the real risks to children’s safety if you are in education or children’s setting a great initiative to join in with building safety skills for children. Bike Week 2023 | Cycling UK will be running from Monday 5th to Sunday 11th and is celebrating its 100th year! Get involved in the centenary celebrations by going for a ride and help champion all the benefits cycling brings to your health, your climate, your pocket, and your community. Men’s Health Week is celebrated every year around the world in the middle of June, and in 2023 the dates are June 12-18. It is an important opportunity to highlight the importance of men’s health and to promote and support the health and well-being of men and boys in our communities.
Sporting Events in June
This sporting month sees the US Open Championship on 15th – 19th. The 2023 US Open will be held at the Los Angeles Country Club in California. It is the first time a Major championship has been held at this venue, though it did host the 2017 Walker Cup. Henley Royal Regatta is one of the best-known regattas in the world and a highlight of the summer sporting calendar and the social season and this year runs from 27th June – 2nd July. Just to note that although Wimbledon is normally a huge sporting event in June, this year it is commencing one week later on the 3rdJuly due to a schedule change from the All England Club.
National Days in June
From dad jokes to the ability to fix about anything, it’s easy to see why we dedicate a whole day to fathers. Celebrate Father’s Day on the 18thinclude all father figures, such as grandfathers and fathers-in-laws, you can read our blog on Father’s Day Marketing ideas HERE. Summer is officially here, the 21st sees summer solstice, long celebrated around the world by different cultures. We love it for the longer days and lighter nights!
Food & Drink Post Ideas in June
Celebrate one of Britain’s favourite alcoholic drinks and spread beery love by joining the National Cheers To Beer at 7pm (19.00h) on the 15th as millions of people across the country raise a glass, say ‘Cheers to Beer’ and post a message on social media with the hashtag #CheersToBeer. Another boozy day to get behind this month is World Gin Day on the 10th. Do you like your Gin as a cocktail, a classic G&T, or neat… celebrate the wonderful juniper-laced spirit however please remember to drink responsibly. Now in its eighth year, National Cream Tea Day is organised by Rodda’s Cornish Clotted Cream and Wilkin and Sons Tiptree and this year is on the 30th. The jam and cream experts together donate up to 50,000 portions of jam and cream every year, through their joint organisation, The Cream Tea Society, which supports fundraisers and charities to put on their own cream tea events. To date, this has helped to raise over £1,190,800 for hundreds of charities across the UK.
Fun Social Media Post Ideas for June
Put a smile on everyone’s face and celebrate World Bring Your Dog to Work Day on 23rd, share those cute pooch pics, everyone loves to see them. And on 30th we celebrate World Social Media Day.. Social Media Day is for us to enjoy the positives that these platforms have brought into our lives, and maybe like or share a photo or two #SMDay.
There are lots of festivals to enjoy this month! Starting with Download Festival on 8th – 11th, a mammoth rock festival in the Midlands at the spiritual home of rock Donnington Park. Then there is the Isle of Wight Festival on 15th – 18th the festival’s heritage reaches back over an extraordinary 52 years. Relaunched in 2002 and although 2 hours door to door from London, being across the water and with its own micro-climate the festival is like no other. And finally, the much loved Glastonbury Festival on 21st to 25th. We stay on top of our monthly social media marketing ideas blogs, releasing them in advance to help you plan, so look at our other blogs across the year to help you gain ideas and inspiration to include in your marketing for your business.
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