Annual PR Event Calendar – So you don’t miss a single news hook

Events can provide a great news hook for a PR story or whole campaign, with a national day or week created for everything from toilets to pizza. We’ve rounded up the best of them into this handy calendar so now you can plan a full year of PR activities. Simply scroll through the months to find events relevant to you or your client, and click on them to add to your calendar so that you don’t miss them. You can also click on the categories to filter the types of events shown.

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
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World Rowing Championships
World Rowing Championships
Sep 23 – Oct 1 all-day
The Rowing World Championship will be held in Sarasota, USA this year.
World Gymnastic Championship
World Gymnastic Championship
Sep 27 – Nov 9 all-day
This championship is scored on artistic gymnastics, held in Montreal, Canada.
Presidents Cup – Golf
Presidents Cup – Golf
Sep 28 – Oct 1 all-day
Held at Liberty National Golf Club, New Jersey.
Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Oct 1 – Oct 31 all-day
 
Bully Prevention Month
Bully Prevention Month
Oct 1 – Oct 31 all-day
 
World Vegan Day
World Vegan Day
Oct 1 all-day
 
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3
National Work Life Week
National Work Life Week
Oct 3 – Oct 7 all-day
National Work Life Week aims to highlight the benefits of having well-being at work. You have the ability to ensure that your employers/employees are...
4
World Space Week 8:00 am
World Space Week
Oct 4 @ 8:00 am – Oct 10 @ 9:00 am
World Space Week is an international celebration of science and technology, and their contribution to the betterment of the human condition. The United Nations...
National Taco Day
World Animal Day
World Animal Day
Oct 4 all-day
A day to promote animal welfare and to raise awareness of improving welfare standards across the world.
5
6
World Smile Day
World Smile Day
Oct 6 all-day
World Smile Day is celebrated every year on the first Friday of October. Do an act of kindness today, help someone smile.
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8
9
International Chocolate Week
International Chocolate Week
Oct 9 – Oct 15 all-day
A week for the chocolate lovers, to enjoy the indulgent treat with no excuse.
National Curry Week
National Curry Week
Oct 9 – Oct 15 all-day
 
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12
13
14
16
National Baking Week
National Baking Week
Oct 16 – Oct 22 all-day
Baking week is here to encourage everyone in the UK to learn how to bake and get around the kitchen.
World Food Day
World Food Day
Oct 16 all-day
“The world’s poorest are being hit hardest by climate change. If we strengthen the resilience of smallholder farmers, we can guarantee food security for...
18
19
20
21
Horse Racing – British Championships
Horse Racing – British Championships
Oct 21 all-day
The QIPCO British Championships is a series of 35 British flat races, which creates a day-long festival of horse racing, which results in the...
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Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
1
World Rowing Championships
World Rowing Championships
Sep 23 – Oct 1 all-day
The Rowing World Championship will be held in Sarasota, USA this year.
World Gymnastic Championship
World Gymnastic Championship
Sep 27 – Nov 9 all-day
This championship is scored on artistic gymnastics, held in Montreal, Canada.
Presidents Cup – Golf
Presidents Cup – Golf
Sep 28 – Oct 1 all-day
Held at Liberty National Golf Club, New Jersey.
Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Oct 1 – Oct 31 all-day
 
Bully Prevention Month
Bully Prevention Month
Oct 1 – Oct 31 all-day
 
World Vegan Day
World Vegan Day
Oct 1 all-day
 
2
3
National Work Life Week
National Work Life Week
Oct 3 – Oct 7 all-day
National Work Life Week aims to highlight the benefits of having well-being at work. You have the ability to ensure that your employers/employees are...
4
World Space Week 8:00 am
World Space Week
Oct 4 @ 8:00 am – Oct 10 @ 9:00 am
World Space Week is an international celebration of science and technology, and their contribution to the betterment of the human condition. The United Nations...
National Taco Day
World Animal Day
World Animal Day
Oct 4 all-day
A day to promote animal welfare and to raise awareness of improving welfare standards across the world.
5
6
World Smile Day
World Smile Day
Oct 6 all-day
World Smile Day is celebrated every year on the first Friday of October. Do an act of kindness today, help someone smile.
7
8
9
International Chocolate Week
International Chocolate Week
Oct 9 – Oct 15 all-day
A week for the chocolate lovers, to enjoy the indulgent treat with no excuse.
National Curry Week
National Curry Week
Oct 9 – Oct 15 all-day
 
11
12
13
14
16
National Baking Week
National Baking Week
Oct 16 – Oct 22 all-day
Baking week is here to encourage everyone in the UK to learn how to bake and get around the kitchen.
World Food Day
World Food Day
Oct 16 all-day
“The world’s poorest are being hit hardest by climate change. If we strengthen the resilience of smallholder farmers, we can guarantee food security for...
18
19
20
21
Horse Racing – British Championships
Horse Racing – British Championships
Oct 21 all-day
The QIPCO British Championships is a series of 35 British flat races, which creates a day-long festival of horse racing, which results in the...
22
23
24
25
26
28
29
30