Food & Drink Calendar

I love to celebrate and try new food and drink and national and international food and drink ‘awareness’ days are a great way to inspire, especially for my cocktail menus!

June 2022
National Candy Month
23 May – 5 June – British Tomato Fortnight
30 May – 5 June – National BBQ Week
13 June – Cupcake Day in aid of Alzheimer’s Society
15 June – National Beer Day / British Beer Day
18 June – International Picnic Day
18 – 26 June – English Wine Week
24 June – National Parma Violets Day

July 2022
7 July – World Chocolate Day
19 July – Daiquiri Day
24 July – Tequila Day

August 2022
9 – 14 August – Afternoon Tea Week
13 August – Prosecco Day

September 2022
Sourdough September
Organic September
3 September – International Bacon Day
30 September – World’s Biggest Coffee Morning in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support

October 2022
1 October – International Coffee Day
4 October – Taco Day
4 October – Vodka Day
14 October – World Egg Day
14 – 19 October – Chocolate Week
16 October – World Food Day
21 October – Apple Day
27 October – Cheese Toastie Day
28 October – Global Champagne Day

November 2022
1 November – World Vegan Day
3 November – National Sandwich Day
6 November – Nacho Day

December 2022

January 2023
Veganuary
16 January – Brew Monday – a Samaritans campaign
22 January – Chinese New Year

February 2023
5 February – British Yorkshire Pudding Day
21 February – Shrove Tuesday (Pancake Day)

March 2023
10 March – Popcorn Lovers Day

April 2023
4 April – International Carrot Day
17 April – Malbec Day
23 April – National Asparagus Day & British Asparagus Festival

May 2023
Time for a Cuppa in aid of Dementia UK (dates to be confirmed)
7 May – National Cosmo Day
7 May – Lemonade Day
National Doughnut Week in aid of The Children’s Trust (dates to be confirmed)
13 May – World Cocktail Day
National Vegetarian Week (dtes to be confirmed)
17 May – World Baking Day
21 May – World Whisky Day
26 May – Chardonnay Day
30 May – Mint Julep Day
29 May – 4 June – National BBQ Week