Heat Up Your Marketing for August!


August has a different marketing opportunity for each day. I like National Watermelon Day since watermelon is tasty and refreshing and it brings back many happy memories of summertime family picnics and barbecues.

I’m curious what marketing promotion you can do for National Zucchini Day? I’m thinking something for Farmer’s Markets and organic grocers and maybe restaurants.

National Root Beer Float Day sounds like a fun family oriented marketing event. Invite your best customers and their families to your business for Root Bear Floats on August 6th! August 16th is National Bratwurst Day. I’m thinking a Bratwurst eating contest could promote your business.

In the heat of August National Lemonade Day on August 20th sounds like a refreshing way to show your clients how much you appreciate them. I’m visualizing lemon yellow flyers offering free lemonade during a special sale event. I could use some lemonade now. I’m thirsty.

Week 1
August 1 National Raspberry Cream Pie Day
August 2 National Ice Cream Sandwich Day – Great for a summer day!
August 3 National Watermelon Day – Give out slices to your customers.
August 4 National Lasagna Day – If you have a special dinner for top clients.
August 5 National Mustard Day
August 6 National Root Beer Float Day – Yummy!
August 7 National Raspberries in Cream Day
August 8 National Zucchini Day

Week 2

August 9 National Rice Pudding Day
August 10 National S’mores Day
August 11 National Raspberry Tart Day
August 12 National Julienne Fries Day
August 13 National Filet Mignon Day
August 14 National Creamsicle Day – I like the Raspberry sherbet flavor.
August 15 National Lemon Meringue Pie Day

Week 3

August 16 National Bratwurst Day
August 17 National Vanilla Custard Day
August 18 National Soft Ice Cream Day
August 19 National Potato Day
August 20 National Lemonade Day – Drinks for your visiting clients.
August 21 National Pecan Torte Day
August 22 National Eat a Peach Day

Week 4

August 23 National Sponge Cake Day
August 24 National Peach Pie Day
August 25 National Spumoni Day
August 26 National Cherry Popsicle Day – My favorite when I was a child!
August 27 National Banana Lovers Day
August 28 National Cherry Turnover Day
August 29 National More Herbs, Less Salt Day – For health related businesses!
August 30 National Toasted Marshmallow Day – Fun for kids!
August 31 National Trail Mix Day