Food Marketing Calendar in 2021 (Key Dates and Events)

The food marketing calendar summarizes all the important dates in the gastronomic and culinary sector. If you are a professional in the sector, this tool is essential for you to develop your communication strategy. Depending on the news, important events, national or international holidays and days, you can adjust your blog articles and your messages on social networks to enhance your products or services.

Thanks to our 2021 food marketing calendar, let yourself be guided and think about your future communication today.

 

 

January 2021 Marketing Food Calendar

It’s back to school after the Christmas holidays. The French go on a diet, before taking a break for the Galette des rois on the 6th and eating Italian on the 17th. The fairs are in the spotlight, do not miss the gastronomy in Paris. For wine lovers, head to Burgundy at the end of the month to celebrate the Patron Saint of winegrowers.

  • New Years Day: 1st
  • Salon Europain – Paris and Intersuc: from 3 to 6
  • Return of Christmas holidays: 4
  • Epiphany and Galette des rois: 6
  • Sales start in France: 6
  • International Day of Italian Cuisine: 17
  • Popcorn Party: 19
  • Wine and gastronomy fair / Saint-Malo: from 23 to 25
  • The overseas gastronomy fair: from 29 to 31
  • Paris Gastronomy Fair: from 29 to 31
  • Feast of the patron saint of winegrowers, Saint Vincent Tournante: 30 and 31
  • Truffle Festival in Sarlat: to be confirmed
  • International final of the Taittinger Prize: to be confirmed

 

 

February 2021 Marketing Food Calendar

February break is the order of the day. The month is gourmet and festive. Chocolate fans will not miss the Nutella day on the 5th and the Brussels fair on the 14. Carnival of Venice, Nice and Rio, Chinese New Year, Shrove Tuesday, there are many opportunities to make your taste buds travel.

  • Holidays: zone A (6 to 22), zone B (20 to 8 March), zone C (13 to 1 March)
  • Candlemas: 2
  • World Nutella Day: 5
  • Wine and gastronomy fair / Biarritz: from 5th to 8th
  • World No Phone Day: 6
  • Venice Carnival: 6 to 16
  • Chinese New Year: 12
  • Nice Carnival: from 13 to 27
  • Menton lemon festival: from 13 to 28
  • Salon du Chocolat – Brussels: 14
  • Valentine’s Day: 14
  • Mardi Gras: 16
  • Rio Carnival: 21
  • International Agricultural Show: March 27 to 7
  • Day without Facebook: 28
  • Wine Paris Vinexpo – Paris: dates to be confirmed

 

 

March 2021 Marketing Food Calendar

Taste is in the spotlight, as are vegetarians, macaroon, water, cheese and artisanal ice cream, enough to concoct a varied menu for the month of March.

  • Grandmother’s Day: 7
  • International Women’s Day: 8
  • International Start-up Day: 11
  • Taste of France: 15
  • Saint Patrick: 17
  • World Recycling Day: 18
  • Wine and gastronomy fair / Caen: 19 to 21
  • Spring: 20
  • International Meatless Day: 20
  • International Macaron Day: 20
  • International Day of Happiness: 20
  • World Water Day: 20
  • European Artisanal Ice Cream Day: 24
  • National Cheese Day: 27
  • Daylight saving time change: 28
  • Printemps du cinema: from 29 to 31
  • Omnivore Paris Festival: dates to be confirmed

 

 

April 2021 Marketing Food Calendar

The bells ring and come to deposit delicacies in the garden. We are impatiently awaiting the final of the French Dessert Championship on the 8th and we are going to take a look at the snack lounge.

  • Holidays: zone A (10 to 26), zone B (24 to 10 May), zone C (17 to 3 May)
  • April Fool’s Day: 1st
  • Easter: 4
  • Easter Monday: 5
  • European days of crafts: 6 to 11
  • French Dessert Championship final: 7 and 8
  • World Health Day: 7
  • Sandwich & Snack Show, Parizza and Japan Food Show: from 7 to 8
  • Paris Marathon: 11
  • Digital Women’s Day and Creativity: 21
  • World Earth Day: 22
  • World Book Day: 23

 

 

May 2021 Marketing Food Calendar

May is the month of delights where it is forbidden to deprive yourself on the international day without diet. We celebrate work, cinema, museums, neighbors and mothers, five good reasons to get into the kitchen.

  • Labor Day: 1st
  • International No Diet Day: 6
  • Armistice 1945: May 8
  • Cannes Film Festival: May 11 to 22
  • Ascension: 13
  • Museum night: 15
  • World Bee Day: 20
  • Opening of Roland-Garros: 23
  • Pentecost: 23
  • Neighbors Day: 29
  • Mother’s Day: 30
  • European Food truck festival – Belgium: to be confirmed

 

 

June 2021 Marketing Food Calendar

In June, summer arrives, the sunny days are here and we reconnect with our body during the day of well-being, the environment and yoga. We take a step back to eat healthy and cook good homemade meals. Now is the time to take advantage of the sales to buy the kitchen utensils we are missing.

  • World Environment Day: 5
  • World Wellness Day: 13
  • World Hunger Day: 15
  • International “Picnic Day”: 18
  • International Sushi Day: 18
  • Father’s Day: 20
  • World Yoga Day: 21
  • Music festival and summer: 21
  • Summer sale: 23
  • Feast of Saint John: 23
  • Etoiles de Mougins: dates to be confirmed

 

 

July 2021 Marketing Food Calendar

It’s the holidays! We forget what we have just learned to eat fries on the 13th and keep fat on World Junk Food Day!

  • Tour de France: July 2 to 25
  • Summer vacation: 6
  • International Fry Day: 13
  • National day: 15
  • Old Plows Festival: 15 to 18
  • World Junk Food Day: 21
  • Tokyo Olympics: July 23 to August 8

 

 

August 2021 Marketing Food Calendar

We take advantage of the calm of August to discover new beers and reflect on our blog editorial schedule on the 31st.

  • World Beer Day: 7
  • International Cat Day: 8
  • World Lion Day: 10
  • World Elephant Day: 12
  • Assumption: 15
  • World Photography Day: 19
  • World Dog Day: 26
  • World Blog Day: 31

 

 

September 2021 Marketing Food Calendar

It’s back to school, but also for taste and gastronomy. September is the month of discovery. We are already making an appointment for the Gourmet Selection fair.

  • Back to school: 1st
  • Taste week: 11 to 18
  • Heritage Days: 18 and 19
  • Fall: 22
  • Car-free day: 22
  • World Maritime Day: 24
  • Feast of gastronomy: 25 and 26
  • Gourmet selection: 26 and 27

 

 

October 2021 Marketing Food Calendar

The month of October is rich and varied as the special days are numerous.
Between vegetarianism, chocolate, coffee, egg, hamburger, bread, cooks and pasta, there is plenty to do to find ideas and showcase your brand!

  • World Vegetarian Day: 1st
  • World Chocolate Day: 1st
  • World Coffee Day: 1st
  • Pink October: 2
  • Destination Vineyards 2021: 5 and 6
  • World Egg Day: 13
  • International Burger Day: 13
  • Wine and gastronomy fair / Colmar: from 15th to 17th
  • World Food Day: 16
  • Food Waste Fight Day: 16
  • World Bread Day: 16
  • All Saints holidays: from 16 to 31
  • International Cooks Day: 20
  • World Pasta Day: 25
  • Chili Festival in Espelette: from 21 to 26
  • Chocolate Fair: from 28 to 1 Nov
  • Wine and gastronomy fair / Rennes: from 29 to 31
  • Halloween: 31
  • Winter time: 31

 

 

November 2021 Marketing Food Calendar

In November, the festivities continue with Beaujolais, Thanksgiving and the start of the Christmas markets. For the French of the great west, it is the turn of Nantes to host the wine and gastronomy fair.

  • All Saints’ Day: 1st
  • World Vegan Day: 1st
  • “World Sandwich Day”: 3
  • Armistice: 11
  • Beaujolais Nouveau: 18
  • Wine and gastronomy fair / Nantes: from 19 to 21
  • Davis Cup: 22
  • Black Friday: 26
  • Thanksgiving: 26
  • Christmas market in Strasbourg: dates to be confirmed

 

 

December 2021 Marketing Food Calendar

The end of the year is approaching and with it, family celebrations. It’s time to think about your gourmet menus and go shopping for Christmas.

  • Beginning of advent: 1st
  • Wine and gastronomy fair / Angers: from 3 to 6
  • Total solar eclipse: 4
  • World Climate Day: 8
  • International Mountain Day: 11
  • International Tea Day: 15
  • International Christmas Sweater Day: 18
  • Christmas holidays: 18
  • Winter: 21
  • Christmas: 25

 

Actors in the food and culinary sector, note the important dates and events of this 2021 food marketing calendar; and don’t forget to stay abreast of news and trends throughout the year to complete and refine your food communication.

 

See also our calendrier marketing 2021 important dates and events for e-commerce.

 


0  commentaire Chloé R, Tuesday 15 December 2020
Communication, Food, Marketing

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