Halloween or Hallowe’en, also known as Allhalloween, All Hallows’ Eve, or All Saints’ Eve, is a celebration observed in several countries on 31 October, the eve of the Western Christian feast of All Hallows’ Day.
You could use this day to post photos of you or your family dressed up for Halloween and invite your social media followers to do the same.
The Day of the Dead (Día de Muertos) is a Mexican holiday celebrated throughout Mexico and by people of Mexican descent elsewhere on the 2nd of November every year. The multi-day holiday (November 1st is usually for deceased infants and children specifically) involves family and friends gathering to pray for and remember friends and family members who have died, and helping support their spiritual journey.
You could take this opportunity to post photos of those you were close to that have died, and share a memory, and invite your social media following to do the same.
Guy Fawkes Night, also known as Guy Fawkes Day, Bonfire Night and Firework Night, is celebrated on 5 November, mainly in the United Kingdom. Its commemorates the events of 5 November 1605 when Guy Fawkes, a member of the Gunpowder Plot, was arrested while guarding explosives that had been placed beneath the House of Lords.
You could share or invite social media followers to share photos of their bonfires that night.
Remember, remember the fifth of November,
Gunpowder treason and plot.
We see no reason
Why gunpowder treason
Should ever be forgot!
Hanukkah is observed for eight nights and days, starting on the 25th day of Kislev according to the Hebrew calendar, which can occur any time from late November to late December in the Gregorian calendar. The festival is observed by lighting the candles of a candelabrum with nine branches, called a menorah (or hanukkiah).
You could share photos of food, crafts or lighting of the candles or invite your social media following to do the same. Here are some great ideas.
National Cupcake Day is a fun holiday that is held annually on December 15th.
Treating yourself or your office to some cupcakes and posting the photos online is likely to go down well with your social media audience. You could also encourage your followers to post photos of their own Cupcake Day photos in the comments section using the hashtag #NationalCupcakeDay.
Crossword Puzzle Day is held annually on December 21st.
You could take this opportunity to involve your social media following by posting a crossword and asking for input for answers or by posting a photo of a completed crossword that you have done, using the hashtag #CrosswordPuzzleDay.