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March Social Holidays to Celebrate with Video

Eliza Talvola

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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 you can use to celebrate and connect with your audience on Instagram, TikTok, Facebook, email, and more.

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Don’t feel any obligation to create something for every holiday on the list. Celebrate holidays that tie back to your business, goals, and values in a clear and authentic way. The good news is that there are plenty to choose from! Take a look through and decide which videos you’ll make this March.

March Social Holidays

  • Full Month: Women’s History Month
  • March 1: Employee Appreciation Day
  • March 1: World Compliment Day
  • March 2: National Read Across America Day
  • March 3: World Wildlife Day
  • March 8: International Women's Day
  • March 10: Harriet Tubman Day
  • March 10: First day of Ramadan (Through April 9)
  • March 10: Daylight Savings
  • March 14: Pi Day
  • March 17: St. Patrick's Day
  • March 19: First Day of Spring (Northern Hemisphere)
  • March 21: Elimination of Racial Discrimination Day
  • March 23: Earth Hour (8:30 PM)
  • March 29: National Mom and Pop Business Owners Day
  • March 31: International Transgender Day of Visibility

International Women's Day

Celebrate the powerful women who help your business and community thrive and the ones who made history across the world. Create a video celebrating the women in your life, or share a list of quotes from some of the females who inspire you the most with our Editorial Quote List template. Or, wish everyone a wonderful International Women’s Day with a colorful video like the one below.

Consider using these hashtags if you share your video on social media: #InternationalWomensDay2024, #IWD2024, #IWD24

Employee Appreciation Day

Your employees are the heartbeat of your business, and they should be celebrated as such. Take this small opportunity to thank them for everything they do and show off their talent and skills with video. Customize our Employee Appreciation Day template with photos, video clips, and text showcasing your invaluable team members.

Don’t stop short at just one team. Show everyone in your organization that you see and value their work! Create and share this video in your next all hand’s meeting, over Slack, or wherever your teams meet.

Ramadan Greetings

Ramadan presents a unique opportunity to connect deeply with your audience during this spiritually significant time. Our Ramadan Greeting video template allows you to convey messages of unity, compassion, and solidarity in a visually compelling and emotionally resonant way. Whether you're sharing stories of community service, offering reflections on faith, or simply extending warm wishes for the holy month, video has the power to foster a sense of belonging and understanding among viewers.

Daylight Savings/Spring Forward Sale

Daylight Savings has arrived—and while that means a little less sleep, it also signals that new beginnings are on the horizon. Reward your customers for making it through another winter with a “Spring Forward” flash sale, discounting some of your favorite warm-weather products and services. You can also use this as a chance to share some of your new spring goods with our Seasonal Promotion or New Product Intro templates.

St. Patrick's Day

Encourage social engagement on March 17th with a festive video, wishing friends and followers a happy St. Patrick’s Day.

Need photos and video clips of four-leaf clovers, green beer, or a pot of gold waiting at the end of a rainbow to add to your video invite? Check out our extensive stock library. The Select stock library on our Professional plan features 1 million+ photos and videos from Getty Images, and the Premium library on our Teams plan offers 100 million+ photos and video clips.

National Mom and Pop Business Owners Day

Small business owners are the unsung heroes of the American economy. Use National Mom and Pop Business Owners Day to create brand awareness and increase traffic to your business, both virtually and in person. Help customers get a better understanding of the face behind your business and encourage sales with our Business Story or Local Business Showcase templates.

Join our community of creators

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!