Key 2019 dates for your diary

New year, new events!

We’ve picked out the key dates for 2019 to help you plan ahead for promotions, marketing and seasonal collections.

February

Chinese New Year (Year of the Pig) – 5th February

Valentine’s Day – 14th February

Half term – 18th-22nd February

 

March

St Patrick’s Day – 17th March

Mother’s Day – 31st March

Easter holidays – 26th-13th April

 

April

The Grand National – 6th April

Aston University graduation – 19th April

Easter Sunday – 21st April

Easter Bank Holiday Monday – 22nd April

St George’s Day – 23rd April

 

May

Early May Bank Holiday – 6th May

Spring Bank Holiday – 27th May

Summer half term – 27th-31st May

 

June

Eid-Al-Fitr – 4th June

Royal Ascot – 18th-22nd June

Father’s Day – 16th June

 

July

Wimbledon Tennis tournament – 1st-14th July

University of Birmingham graduation – 10th-18th July

Birmingham City University graduation – 23rd-26th July

School summer holidays – 23rd-30th August

 

August

Eid-Al-Adha -11th August

 

October

Great Birmingham Half Marathon – 13th October

Diwali – 27th October

Halloween – 31st October

Half term – 28th-1st November

 

November

Bonfire Night – 5th November

Frankfurt Christmas Market – dates to be confirmed

Black Friday – 29th November

 

December

Cyber Monday – 2nd December

Christmas half term – 24th-4th January

Christmas Eve – 24th December

Christmas Day -25th December

Boxing Day – 26th December