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March Social Holidays to Celebrate with Video

Lucas Killcoyne


There are plenty of reasons to make a video in March, from the celebration of strong women for Women’s History Month to seasonal festivities like the start of spring. We’ve put together a list of social holidays to celebrate, plus five video ideas to get those valuable social impressions this month.

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Don’t feel any obligation to create something for every holiday on the list. The holidays you celebrate should tie back to your business in a way that’s clear to your customers. The good news is there are plenty to choose from. Without further ado, here’s your list of March social holidays! Take a look through and decide which videos you’ll make!

March Social Holidays

  • March 2: National Read Across America Day
  • March 5: Employee Appreciation Day
  • March 8: International Women's Day
  • March 12: National Girl Scout Day
  • March 14: Daylight Savings begins at 2:00 AM
  • March 14: Pi Day
  • March 17: St. Patrick's Day
  • March 20: First Day of Spring
  • March 21: Elimination of Racial Discrimination Day
  • March 23: National Puppy Day
  • March 27: Earth Hour Day
  • March 29: National Mom and Pop Business Owners Day
  • March 31: International Transgender Day Of Visibility
  • March 31: Equal Pay Day

International Women's Day

Celebrate powerful women, from the ones closest to you to the ones making history across the world. Share quotes from those who’ve inspired you with our Editorial Quote List template.

Hashtags to look out for: #InternationalWomensDay, #IWD2021, #IWD21, #IWD

Spring Promos

Promote your business with our Seasonal Promotion template. Search “spring” in our Getty Images stock library to add a sense of the turning season in your video.

Hashtags to look out for: #FirstDayofSpring, #SpringSale, #Spring2021

St. Patrick’s Day

Go green on March 17th with a video celebrating the luck of the Irish, then promote your St. Patrick's Day event–virtual or distanced–with one of our event templates.

Hashtags to look out for: #StPatricksDay, #StPattysDay2021

March Birthdays

It’s our Chief of Video’s birth month! Celebrate all of the March birthdays in your life with our Birthday Card template, or help us celebrate Sally’s birthday by making her a video and tagging @Animoto on social.

Hashtags to look out for: #Birthday, #MarchBaby, #MarchBirthday


What better time for a giveaway than spring cleaning season? Clear out the old and make room for the new with a giveaway on social media, starting with our Giveaway Offer template.

Hashtags to look out for: #Giveaway, #SpringGiveaway, #SpringCleaning

Did we miss anything?

Have any other ideas for creating impactful content this March? Let us know in the comments! For more video inspiration, as well as feedback on your work from fellow video creators, join our private Facebook group, the Animoto Social Video Marketing Community.

Check back every month for your go-to list of video ideas and social holidays to celebrate with video!