Editorial Calendar

Welcome to Passion for Food’s Editorial Calendar which covers food related national days, weeks, and months – These are mostly for the UK, but I’m happy to add events for other countries if you let me know about them.

Feel free to submit a request to info@passionforfood.co if you have product, expert advice and or would like to submit a guest post.

January 2017

1 January – New Year’s Day

1-31 January – Veganuary

1-31 January – Dry January

1-31 January – Ginuary

25 January – Burn’s Night

27 January – International Chocolate Cake Day

28 January – Chinese New Year

 

February 2017

5 February 2017 – British Yorkshire Pudding Day

6-12 February – Bramley Apple Week

14 February – Valentine’s Day

27 February – 12 March – Fairtrade Fortnight

28 February – Shrove Tuesday

TBC – World Nutella Day, National Toast Day, National Salt Awareness Week

 

March 2017

1 March – St David’s Day

1-31 March – Animal Aid – Veggie Month

6-12 March – British Pie Week

17 March – St Patrick’s Day

24 March – Red Nose Day

13th-19th March – National Butcher’s Week

25th March – International Waffle Day

26 March – Mother’s Day

 

April 2017

1 April – April Fool’s Day

4 April – International Carrot Day

7 April – World Health Day

10-16 April – UK Coffee Week

14 April – Good Friday

16 April – Easter Sunday

19 April – National Garlic Day

21 April – National Tea Day

23 April – St George’s Day

TBC – International Dining Week, British Beef Week

 

May 2017

5 May – Cinco De Mayo

6-14 May – Real Bread Week

11 May – Eat What You Want Day

6-13 May National Doughnut Week

13 May – International Hummus Day

13 May World Fairtrade Day

14-20 May – British Sandwich Week

15-21 May – National Vegetarian Week

22-28 May – British Tomato Week

29 May – 4 June – National Barbecue Week

 

June 2017

29 May – 4 June – National Barbecue Week

1st – British Cheese Week begins, World Milk Day

2nd –  National Fish & Chips Day

12th-16th – Healthy Eating Week

16th-25th – National Picnic Week

16th – National Fudge Day

17th – National Eat Your Veg Day

18th – The Big Lunch & International Picnic Day

20th – National Vanilla Milkshake Day

22nd – National Onion Rings Day

26th – National Chocolate Pudding Day

 

July 2017

Ice Cream Month

1st – International Chicken Wing Day

6th – National Fried Chicken Day

7th – World Chocolate Day

11th – National Blueberry Muffin Day

13th – National French Fries Day

17th – National Ice Cream Day

18th – National Caviar Day

20th – National Junk Food Day

24th – National Tequila Day

25th – National Wine & Cheese Day

29th – National Lasagna Day

30th – National Cheesecake Day

 

August 2017

TBC – Afternoon Tea Week, National Allotments Week, Caribbean Food Week

 

September 2017

TBC – Organic September, Sourdough September, National Cupcake Week, International Chocolate Day, British Food Fortnight, Macmillan Coffee Morning, British Lamb Week, National Rice Week

 

October 2017

1 October – International Coffee Day

10 October – World Porridge Day

13 October – World Egg Day

20 October – International Chefs Day

21 October – Apple Day

31 October – Halloween

TBC – National Cake Week, Bramley Apple Pie Week, National Seafood Week, World Porridge Day, National Curry Week, Chocolate Week, World Egg Day, World Food Day, National School Meals Week, Buy British Day, National Nut Day

 

November 2017

1 November – World Vegan Day

1-31 November – World Vegan Month

5 November – Guy Fawkes Night

26 November – Stir-Up Sunday

30 November – St Andrew’s Day

TBC – British Game Week, Children in Need, International Stout Day

 

December 2017

25 December – Christmas Day

31 December – New Year’s Eve