Restaurant Marketing Ideas for April

Restaurant owners and operators are always on the lookout for special events they can use in their online and offline marketing efforts.

Tax Day, for example, has become an annual favorite as restaurants across the nation step up to offer tax weary Americans a break with special deals and offers.

April also serves up many food specific days that can easily be worked into any menu marketing plan.  On the menu:  Beer, Blueberry Pie, Caramel, Caramel Popcorn, Cheese Fondue, Chocolate Cashew Truffles, Cinnamon Crescents, Coffee Cake, Cordon Bleu, Deep Dish Pizza, Eggs Benedict, Empanadas, Fish Fingers and Custard, Garlic, Glazed Spiral Ham, Grilled Cheese Sandwiches, Jelly Beans, Licorice, Oatmeal Cookies, Peach Cobbler, Peanut Butter and Jelly, Pecans, Pigs in a Blanket, Pineapple Upside-Down Cake, Pretzels, Prime Rib, Shrimp Scampi, Sourdough Bread, Tomatoes and Zucchini Bread.

Here’s your restaurant marketing calendar for April:

Couple Appreciation Month
Earth Awareness Month
Garden Month
Jazz Appreciation Month
Month of the Military Child
National Grilled Cheese Month
National Poetry Month
School Library Month
Straw Hat Month

1 – April Fools’ Day
1 – Sourdough Bread Day
1 – International Fun at Work Day
2 – National Peanut Butter and Jelly Day
2 – International Children’s Book Day
3 – World Party Day
3 – Fish Fingers and Custard Day
3 – Tweed Day
3 – Find a Rainbow Day
4 – National Cordon Bleu Day
4 – Deep Dish Pizza Day (or 5th)
5 – National Caramel Day
5 – Pillow Fight Day
6 – Army Day
6 – Fresh Tomato Day
7 – National Coffee Cake Day
7 – National Caramel Popcorn Day
7 – No Housework Day
7 – National Beer Day / New Beer’s Eve
8 – National Empanada Day
8 – Be Kind to Lawyers Day
10 – National Cinnamon Crescent Day
10 – Golfer’s Day
10 – National Siblings Day
11  – National Cheese Fondue Day
11 – Barbershop Quartet Day
11 – National Submarine Day
12 – National Grilled Cheese Sandwich Day
12 – National Licorice Day
12 – Walk on Your Wild Side Day
13 – National Peach Cobbler Day
13 – Scrabble Day
14 – National Pecan Day
15 – National Glazed Spiral Ham Day
15 – Tax Day
15 – That Sucks Day
15 – National Library Workers Day
15 – Jackie Robinson Day
16 – National Librarian Day
16 – National Eggs Benedict Day
16 – National Bookmobile Day
17 – National Cheeseball Day
17 – Ford Mustang Day
17 – Poem in Your Pocket Day
17 – Kickball Day
18 – Good Friday
18 – International Juggler’s Day
18 – Wear Your Pajamas to Work Day
18 – High Five Day
19 – National Garlic Day
20 – Easter
20 – National Pineapple Upside-Down Cake Day
20 – Look Alike Day
20 – Volunteer Recognition Day
21 – National Chocolate Cashew Truffle Day
21 – Kindergarten Day
22 – Earth Day
22 – Girl Scout Leader Day
22 – National Jelly Bean Day
23 – Talk Like Shakespeare Day
23 – Administrative Professionals’ Day (Secretary’s Day)
24 – National Pigs in a Blanket Day
24 – Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day
25 – National Zucchini Bread Day
25 – Arbor Day
26 – National Pretzel Day
26 – World Veterinarian Day
27 – National Prime Rib Day
27 – Tell a Story Day
27 – Morse Code Day
27 – Babe Ruth Day
28 – National Blueberry Pie Day
28 – Kiss Your Mate Day
28 – Great Poetry Reading Day
28 – International Astronomy Day
29 – National Shrimp Scampi Day
29 – International Dance Day
30 – National Oatmeal Cookie Day
30 – Honesty Day
30 – Hairstyle Appreciation Day
30 – International Jazz Day
30 – International Guide Dogs Day

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