Inspired Promotion Planner

You asked for it, you got it! By overwhelming demand, the promotions planning calendar is back, both here in the magazine and at Here’s a quick look at some upcoming events and celebrations to build drink promotions at your bar, nightclub or restaurant. So get creative — and send info and photos of promotions that increased your traffic and sales to us at [email protected].

June is…

Great Outdoors Month
International Men’s Month
International Surf Music Month
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Pride Month
National Candy Month
National Soul Food Month

June 14-20
Meet a Mate Week
June 14
Flag Day
June 16

“Psycho” Film Premiere: 50th Anniversary
June 17
Recess at Work Day
June 19
World Juggling Day
National Martini Day
June 20
Father’s Day
“Jaws” Film Release: 35th Anniversary
June 21
National Daylight Appreciation Day
First Day of Summer
June 22
Stupid Guy Thing Day
June 23
Let It Go Day

July is…

National Hot Dog Month
National Ice Cream Month

July 2
National Anisette Day
July 4
“American Top 40” Radio Premiere: 40th Anniversary
Independence Day
July 5

Bikini Debut Anniversary (1946)
“Name That Tune” TV Premiere Anniversary (1953)
July 10
National Pina Colada Day
July 11
“The Newlywed Game” TV Premiere Anniversary (1966)
July 19
National Daiquiri Day
July 23
National Hot Dog Day
July 24
National Tequila Day
July 27
National Scotch Day

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