Important Dental Marketing Dates for 2018

dental marketing dates 2018

Important Dental Marketing Dates for 2018 UK


Use these dates to push promotions, offers, practice events, PR campaigns, social media campaigns and much more.


The ‘opportunities’ are endless.

* January

1st Jan New year 2018


* February

1st Feb National Children’s Dental Health Month

1st Feb National Dental Health Month

9th Feb National Toothache Day

9th Feb International dentist’s day

16th Feb Chinese new year of the Dog

14th Feb Valentine’s day

17th Feb Random acts of kindness day

28th National Tooth Fairy Day


* March

1st March St David’s Day (Wales)

1st March Holi Hindu festival

6th March Mother’s day

6th March National Dentists Day

8th March International Women’s Day

8th March False Teeth Day

17th March St Patricks Day (Ireland)

20th March World Oral Health Day

27th March Easter

27th March Clocks go forward


* April

1st April Oral Cancer Awareness Month

1st April Aprils fool’s day

6th April Tax year begins

12th April Grand National Aintree

21st April Queen Elizabeth II turns 92

22nd April London marathon

23rd St Georges Day (England)


* May

2nd May Bank holiday

11th May National receptionist day

15th May Islam Ramadhan begins

16th May National Smile Month

18th May British Dental Conference and Dentistry Show

19th May FA Cup Final

19th May Wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle

22nd May Buddha day

26th May UEFA Champions League Final

27th May French Open Tennis begins

30th May Bank holiday


* June

10th June Euro cup begins

14th June Football World Cup begins

15th June Eid Ul-Fitr Islamic event

16th June 24 Hours of Le Mans

17th June Father’s day

17th June National Teeth Whitening Day

18th June British flowers week

21st June Summer solstice (longest day)

21st June Summer season begins


* July

3rd July Wimbledon Begins

7th July Tour de France Begins

14th July Golf UK Open Begins

15th July Football World Cup Final

15th July Sky Ride Manchester (others also going on Nationally)

30th July International Day of Friendship


* August

1st August Bank Holiday

6th August National Fresh Breath Day

12th Sept Eid Ul-Adha Islamic Event

26th August Raksha Bandhan Hindu Event


* September

9th Sept Jewish new year

21st Sept World Peace Day (also Hassans birthday 🙂 )

28th Sept Macmillan Coffee Morning


* October

1st Oct National Orthodontics Health Month

1st Oct National Dental Hygiene Month

1st Oct Stoptober Begins

4th Oct BDIA Dental Showcase

5Th Oct Teachers day

7th Oct Grandparents day

7th Oct World Smile Day

30th Oct Clocks go back

31st Oct Halloween


* November

1st Nov Mouth Cancer Action Month

1st Nov National Brush Your Teeth Day

5th Nov Bonfire Day

7th Nov Diwali Hindu Festival

13th Nov Remembrance Sunday Celebrating a 100 years

23rd Nov Guru Nanak’s Birthday Sikh Event

24th Nov Black Friday Sale

26th Nov Cyber Day Sale

30th Nov St Andrews Day (Scotland)


* December

Nov/Dec Christmas Season Begins

2nd Dec Hanukah Begins

10th Dec Hanukah Ends

20st Dec Shortest Winter day

24th Dec Christmas Eve

25th Dec Christmas

26th Dec Boxing Day Sale


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