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Loyalty Marketing Ideas for May 2018

April 20, 2018 | Nikki Dever

May is a pretty busy month when it comes to holiday marketing opportunities, so in this post we’ll give you some examples of ways to offer your loyalty members a special incentive to visit you during the month of May.

Here’s a comprehensive list of marketing holidays in May 2018:

All Month:

  • National Barbecue Month: Earn 2x points on barbeque supplies
  • National Egg Month: Buy 3 egg sandwiches this month, get $1 off your next visit
  • National Hamburger Month: Buy ground beef or hamburger patties, earn 20 bonus points
  • National Salsa Month: Buy 1 Salsa jar, get one for $1 off
  • National Strawberry Month: Earn 2x points on all strawberry flavored items

May 1: May Day, World Asthma Day, International Workers’ Day

May 2: National Truffle Day

May 3: World Password Day

May 4: International Firefighters Day, Star Wars Day (May the 4th be with you!), Space Day

May 5: Cinco De Mayo, Kentucky Derby

May 6 – 12 National Teacher Appreciation Week: Teacher appreciation week is observed through the first full month of May, 2018 Teacher Appreciation Week is May 6 –  May 12

May 6 – 12 National Nurses Week: National Nurses Week is observed annually through the dates of May 6 – May 12.

May 6: National Lemonade Day (1st Sunday in May), National Nurse’s Day

May 8: Thank a Teacher Day – Thank a Teacher Day is always observed on the Tuesday of National Teacher Appreciation Week.

May 9: National Receptionist Day

May 10: National Shrimp Day

May 11: National “Eat What You Want” Day

May 12: International Hummus Day, National Limerick Day

May 13: Mother’s Day, National Apple Pie Day

May 14: National Buttermilk Biscuit Day

May 15: International Day of Families

May 16: National Love a Tree Day

May 18:  Endangered Species Day, National Bike to Work Day, National Pizza Party Day (both Bike to Work day and Pizza Party Day are always the 3rd Friday in May)

May 19: National Devil’s Food Cake Day

May 21: National Waitstaff Day, National Memo Day

May 23: World Turtle Day

May 24: National Scavenger Hunt Day, Red Nose Day

May 25: National Wine Day

May 28: Memorial Day

May 29: National Paperclip Day

May 31: World No-Tobacco Day

 

 

About Nikki Dever

Nikki is the Director of Marketing at AppCard, a data-driven marketing platform for brick and mortar businesses.