Social Media Content Plan Ideas: March 2017

Can you believe it’s nearly March? This month is full of loads of huge days we can bounce off for our social media content calendars. Other than World Compliment Day (you can compliment me on Twitter here, thank you very much! ;)), we’ve got essential days like Tolkien Reading Day (I vote for public readings!), Make Up Your Own Holiday Day, International Goof Off Day and Puppy Day!

Don’t forget, it’s only a few weeks until April 1st! If you want to do something for April Fools’ Day, you’d better get planning!

Check out the key dates for February here and April will be here very soon!

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March 2017 — Month-long events

March — Month
 Australian Women’s History Month
 Bandaged Bear Appeal
 Lent

March — Special Days

March 1
 Zero Discrimination Day
 World Compliment Day
 Ash Wednesday

March 2
 Clipsal 500 Adelaide
 Jasper Jones — in cinemas in AUS

March 3
 World Wildlife Day
 Schools Clean Up Day
 Ride2School Day

March 5
 Clean Up Australia Day

March 6
 Labour Day (WA public hol)

March 7
 King Island Show (TAS public hol)

March 8
 International Women’s Day

March 9
 Barbie’s Birthday

March 10
 WOMADelaide festival
 Mario Day

March 11
 ICC World Twenty20

March 13
 Canberra Day (ACT public hold)
 March Public Holiday (SA public holiday)
 Eight Hours Day (TAS public holiday)
 Labour Day (Victoria public holiday)
 Magha Puja Day
 Coeliac Awareness Week
 Adelaide Cup

March 14
 Pi Day

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March 16
 World’s Greatest Shave

March 17
 Marvel’s Iron Fist — Netflix
 St Patrick’s Day
 Close The Gap Day

March 18
 Earth Hour 8.30pm
 First Walk In Space

March 20
 International Day Of Happiness
 Naw Ruz (New Year) — Baha’i
 A Taste of Harmony
 Harmony Day
 Spring Equinox (Northern Hemisphere) / Autumn (Southern hemisphere)

March 21
 World Poetry Day
 World Down Syndrome Day

March 22
 International Goof Off Day

March 23
 World Meteorological Day
 Puppy Day
 Beauty And The Beast (liveaction) — in cinemas in AUS
 Power Rangers — in cinemas in AUS

March 25
 Tolkien Reading Day

March 26
 Make Up Your Own Holiday Day
 World Naked Bike Ride

March 29
 Melbourne International Flower and Garden Show

March 30
 Take a Walk in the Park Day
 Ghost In The Shell — in cinemas in AUS
 The Lego Batman Movie — in cinemas in AUS

March 31
 Melbourne Food and Wine Festival

Just a reminder that these events are correct at the time of writing — but it’s useful to double check the events you want to use are applicable to your community. Enjoy!

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