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January 2018


1 January – New Year’s Day

1-31 January – Dry January

1-31 January – Ginuary

1-31 January – Veganuary

2 January – Buffet Day

2-4 January – Mahayana New Year (Buddhist)

4 January – Spaghetti Day

5 January – Whipped Cream Day

6 January – National Shortbread Day

7 January – Tempura Day

9 January – National Apricot Day

11 January – National Milk Day

12 January – National Marzipan Day

13 January – National Gluten Free Day

16 – International Hot and Spicy Food Day

19 – National Popcorn Day

22 January – National Hot Sauce Day

25 January – Burn’s Night

25 January – St Dwynwen’s Day (Welsh Valentine’s Day)

27 January – International Chocolate Cake Day

30 January – National Croissant Day

31 January – National Hot Chocolate Day

February 2018


1-28 February – Chocolate Lover’s Month

1-28 February – Hot Breakfast Month

3 February – Carrot Cake Day

4 February – British Yorkshire Pudding Day

5 February – World Nutella Day

8 February – Nirvana Day

9 February – National Pizza Day

13 February – Shrove Tuesday

14 February – Valentine’s Day

16 February – Chinese New Year

20 February – National Muffin Day

23 February – National Toast Day *TBC*

24 February – 4 March – Real Bread Week

26 February – 11 March – Fairtrade Fortnight

27 February – Strawberry Day

28 February  – National Chocolate Soufflé Day

TBC – Bramley Apple Week

March 2018


1 March – St David’s Day

1-31 March – Veggie Month

1 -31 March – Noodle Month

1-31 March – Nutrition Month

5-11 March – British Pie Week

6 March – National Oreo Day

7 March – National Cereal Day

9 March – National Meatball Day

10 March – Pack your Lunch Day

11 March – Mother’s Day

12-18 March – National Butchers’ Week

12-18 March – Nutrition & Hydration Week

15 March – International School Meals Day

17 March – St Patrick’s Day

17-23 March – Sport Relief

30 March – Good Friday

18 March – New Year (Hindu)

21 March – French Bread Day

25 March – International Waffle Day

27 March – Paella Day

30 March – Good Friday

TBC – Dementia UK’s Time for a Cuppa, SPAM Appreciation Week, National Salt Awareness Week, UK Coffee Week

April 2018


1-30 April – Grilled Cheese Month

1 April – April Fool’s Day

2 April – Easter Sunday

3 April – Chocolate Mousse Day

4 April – International Carrot Day

5 April – Caramel Day

6 April – International Carbonara Day

7 April – World Health Day

10 April – Sibling’s Day

11 April National Chees Fondue Day

12 April – Grilled Cheese Sandwich Day

16-22 April – UK Coffee Week

17 April – World Malbec Day

18 April – Banana Day

19 – Garlic Day

21 April – National Tea Day

22 April – Jelly Bean Day

22 April – World Day

26 April – Pretzel Day

23 April – St George’s Day

TBC – National Garlic Day

May 2018


1-31 May – BBQ Month

1-31 May – Beef Month

1-31 May – Salad Month

1-31 May – Salsa Month

3-10 May – Herb Week

5 May – Cinco de Mayo

9 May – National Foodies Day

11 May – Eat What You Want Day

13 May – International Hummus Day

13 May – World Fairtrade Day

14 May – First Day of Ramadan (Islam)

14-20 May – National Vegetarian Week

19 May – World Whisky Day

21 May – National Strawberries and Cream Day

29 May – National Biscuit Day

TBC – National Doughnut Week, Coeliac Awareness Week, British Sandwich Week, The Great British Fish & Chips Supper, British Tomato Week, World Hunger Day

June 2018


1-30 June – Candy Month

1-30 June – Soul Food Month

1 June – World Milk Day

1 June – Fish & Chips

2 June – Rotisserie Chicken Day

3 June – The Big Lunch

4 June – National Cheese Day

5 June – Sausage Roll Day

9 June – World Gin Day

10 June – Open Farm Sunday

11-15 June – Healthy Eating Week

12 June – International Falafel Day

14 June – Alzheimer’s Society – Cupcake Day

15 June – Beer Day Britain

16 June – World Tapas Day

17 June – Father’s Day

18 June – International Picnic Day

20 June – Vanilla Milkshake Day

22 June – Chocolate Eclair Day

26 June – National Chocolate Pudding Day

28 June – Ceviche Day

29 June – National Cream Tea Day

TBC – English Wine Week, National Barbecue Week, National Fish & Chips Day, World Gin Day, National Picnic Week, Food Safety Week

July 2018


1-31 July – Ice Cream Month

2-15 July – Wimbledon Fortnight

4 July – National BBQ Day

6 July – Fried Chicken Day

7 July – World Chocolate Day

9-15 July – Great British Pea Week

10 July – Pina Colada Day

13 July – French Fry Day

16 July – National Cherry Day

19 July – Ice Cream Day

20 July – Fortune Cookie Day

23 July – National Hot Dog Day

26 July – National Bagelfest

29 July -National Chicken Wing Day

30 July Cheesecake Day

31 July – National Cotton Candy Day

TBC – SPANA’s World Tea Party

August 2018


1-31 August – Sandwich Month

3 August – International Beer Day

4 August – Mustard Day

5 August – National Oyster Day

9 August – Melon Day

13-19 August – National Allotments Week

13-19 August – Afternoon Tea Week

13 August – Filet Mignon Day

15 August – National Lemon Meringue Pie Day (Julia Child’s Birthday)

16 August – World Bratwurst Day

19 August – Potato Day

20 August – Bacon Lover’s Day

23 August – National Burger Day

Caribbean Food Week

September 2018


1-16 September – Scottish Food & Drink Fortnight

1-30 September – Organic September

1-30 September – Sourdough September

1-30 September – Chicken Month

1 September – International Bacon Day

3 September – Welsh Rarebit Day

5 September – World Salami Day

7 September – World Salami Day

9 September – National “I love Food” Day

10 September – National Hot Dog Day

13 September – Fortune Cookie Day

15 September – International Eat an Apple Day

16 September – Guacamole Day

22 September – 7 October – British Food Fortnight

25 September – National Lobster Day

25 September – Cooking Day

29 September – Coffee Day

30 September – Extra Virgin Olive Oil Day

TBC – Love Lamb Week, International Chocolate Day, Seed Gathering Season, World School Milk Day, Macmillan World’s Biggest Coffee Morning, National Cupcake Week, Zero Waste Week

October 2018


1-31 October – Apple Month

1-31 October – Caramel Month

1 October – International Coffee Day

1 October – World Vegetarian Day

4 October – Taco Day

6 October – Noodle Day

9 October – Blue Cheese Day

10 October – World Porridge Day

12 October – Pumpkin Pie Day

12 October – World Egg Day

16 October – World Food Day

19 October – Yom Kippur (Jewish)

20 October – Sweetest Day

21 October – Apple Day

13-19 August – Afternoon Tea Week

22 October – National Nut Day

22 October – Eid (Islam)

24 October – World Tripe Day

25 October – Sourest Day

25 October – World Pasta Day

28 October – Chocolate Day

31 October – Halloween

TBC – International Coffee Day, National Cake Week, National Seafood Week, Egg Week, Chocolate Week, RNLI Fish Supper, National Baking Week, Bramley Apple Pie Week, The Big Sausage Week, Buy British Day, Cook With Your Kids Day, Craft Bakers’ Week, National Curry Week, National Rice Week,

November 2018


1 November – World Vegan Day

1-30 November – World Vegan Month

1-30 November – Peanut Butter Lover’s Month

4 November – National Candy Day

5 November – Guy Fawkes’ Night

6 November – Nacho Day

7 November – Diwali

8 November – Cappuccino Day

11 November – National Sundae Day

17 November – Homemade Bread Day

23 November – Espresso Day

25 November – Stir-Up Sunday

26 November – Cake Day

30 November – St Andrew’s Day

TBC – National School Meals Week, World Fairtrade Week, Children In Need

December 2018


1-31 December – Egg Nog Month

1-31 December – Fruit Cake Month

2 December – Feast of St Bibiana

3-10 December – Hanukkah

4 December – Cookie Day

8 December – Gingerbread Day

8 December – Brownie Day

9 December – Pastry Day

13 December – Cocoa Day

16 December – Chocolate Covered Anything Day

17 December – Maple Syrup Day

24 December – Eggnog Day

25 December – Christmas Day

26 December – Candy Cane Day

27 December – National Fruitcake Day

31 December – New Year’s Eve

31 December – National Champagne Day