What’s going to be Trending in April on Social Media

What's Trending in April?

April Fools Day, Easter and Passover — what else will be trending in April on social media?

I publish this every month so you can plan ahead how you can “spin” your marketing message to take advantage of what’s trending on social media.

These are just some of the observance and awareness days. For the full list, visit these sites:Plan ahead to take advantage of what will be trending on social media

These calendars offer some links to details on the observances that might help you if you’re blogging. Schedule out tweets using TweetDeck. And don’t forget those silly, but useful hashtags that trend on Twitter regularly!

Most of these will have hashtags. Be careful with apostrophes. Hashtags work with only with letters and numbers. As soon as you add a space or a symbol, it ends the hashtag.

Here’s what’s going to be trending in April:

April is National ________ Month:

  • National Clean Out Your Medicine Cabinet Month
  • National Month of Hope (#NationalHopeMonth)
  • Financial Literacy Month
  • National Canine Fitness Month
  • Food Health Awareness Month
  • Minority Health Awareness
  • National Internship Awareness Month
  • Distracted Driving Awareness Month
  • National Child Abuse Awareness Month
  • National Donate Life Awareness Month
  • National Cannabis Awareness Month
  • Month of the Military Child
  • International Guitar Month
  • Keep America Beautiful Month
  • Lawn and Garden Month
  • National Autism Awareness Month
  • National Decorating Month
  • National Humor Month
  • National Jazz Appreciation Month
  • National Parkinson’s Awareness Month
  • National Poetry Month
  • National Pecan Month
  • National Volunteer Month
  • National Welding Month
  • Occupational Therapy Month
  • Sexual Assault Awareness Month
  • Stress Awareness Month
  • World Landscape Architecture Month


  • National Public Health Week – First Full Week
  • National Work Zone Awareness Week -April 8-12, 2019
  • National Library Week – April 7-13, 2019
  • Pan American Week – Always week of April 14th
  • National Student Employment Week –  Second Full Week
  • Oral, Head and Neck Cancer Awareness Week – First Week in April
  • National Infant Immunization Week – Last Week in April
  • National Volunteer Week – April 7-13, 2019
  • Holy Week – April 14 – 21, 2019
  • Medical Laboratory Professionals Week – April 21-27, 2019
  • Administrative Professionals Week – Last Full Week
  • Every Kid Healthy Week – April 22-26, 2019


1 – April Fools Day

National 1 Cent Day

2 – Peanut Butter and Jelly Day

National Equal Pay Day

Autism Awareness Day

International Children’s Book Day

Reconciliation Day

2 – 4 – Alcohol-Free Weekend

3 – ChildHelp – National Day of Hope

4 – School Librarian Day

Burrito Day

5 – Go for Broke Day

6 – Love our Children Day

7 – National Beer Day

Girl Me Too Day

Handmade Day

World Health Day

International Day of Reflection on the Genocide in Rwanda 2019

9 – National Former Prisoner of War Recognition Day

National Library Workers Day

Winston Churchill Day

10 – National Encourage a Young Writer Day

National Siblings Day

11 – National Pet Day

12 – National Teach Children To Save Day

14 – National Gardening Day

Pan American Day

Palm Sunday

15 – Tax Day

Titanic Remembrance Day

16 – National Wear Your Pajamas to Work Day

World Voice Day

17 – National Ellis Island Family History Day

18 – National High Five Day

Get to Know Your Customers Day

Holy Thursday

19 – National Hanging Out Day

Good Friday

National Oklahoma City Bombing Commemoration Day

20 – National Look Alike Day

First Day of Passover

21 – Easter

Kindergarten Day

22 – Earth Day

23 – Talk Like Shakespeare Day

National Picnic Day

National Take a Chance Day

National Lost Dogs Awareness Day

24 – National Administrative Professionals’ Day

25 – National DNA Day

National Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day

World Malaria Day

26 – National Audubon Day

National Kids and Pets Day

Arbor Day

27 – National Tell a Story Day

Rebuilding Day

National Pool Opening Day

National Kiss of Hope Day

28 – National Superhero Day

Orthodox Easter Sunday

29 – International Dance Day

30 – National Honesty Day

Adopt a Shelter Pet Day

National Hairstylist Appreciation Day

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