April 2023 Calendar

Get your plans sorted. Our April 2023 marketing briefing includes a printable calendar of popular holidays and occasions, consumer insights, and marketing resources.

July Calendar featured cherry pie

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April 2023 Holidays & Observances

Genocide Awareness Month#genocideawarenessmonth
National Poetry Month#nationalpoetrymonth
Arab American Heritage Month#AAHM
1SaApril Fools Day#aprilfools
2Su🌎World Autism Awareness Day#worldautismawarenessday
Palm Sunday - Christian#palmsunday
3MFind a Rainbow Day#FindARainbowDay
4Tu🌎International Day for Mine Awareness and Assistance in Mine Action#morethanmines
5W🌎International Day of Conscience#internationaldayofconscience
Passover/Pesach - Jewish#passover #pesach
National Walking Day#nationalwalkingday
6Th🌎International Day of Sport for Development and Peace#idsdp
Holy Thurday - Christian#holythursday
Theravada New Year - Buddhist#TheravadaNewYear
7F🌎World Health Day#letstalk
🌎International Day of Reflection on the 1994 Genocide Against the Tutsi in Rwanda#preventgenocide
National Beer Day#NatioanlBeerDay
Good Friday - Christian#goodfriday
9SuEaster - Christian#eastermonday
10MNational Siblings Day#NationalSiblingsDay
Encourage a Young Writer Day#EncourageAYoungWriterDay
Easter Monday - Christian#eastermonday
11TuNational Pet Day#NationalPetDay
12W🌎International Day of Human Space Flight#HumanSpaceFlightDay
14F🌎World Chagas Disease Day#WorldChagasDiseaseDay
Vaisakhi (also spelled Baisakhi) - Sikh#vaisakhi
Day of Silence#DayofSilence
15SaHusband Appreciation Day
Tax Day#TaxDay
Record Store Day#recordstore
16SuNational Stress Awareness Day#StressAwarenessDay
Wear Your Pajamas to Work Day#PJDay
17MHaiku Poetry Day#HaikuPoetryDay
Lailat al-Qadr - Islamic#LailatAlQadr #LaylatUlQadr
Yom Hashoah - Jewish#yomhashoah
18TuNational Columnists' Day#NationalColumnistDay
20Th🌎Chinese Language Day#chineselanguageday
Festival of Ridván - Bahá'í (Apr 20 - May 1)#Ridván
National Look-Alike Day#NationalLookAlikeDay
National High Five Day#NH5D
Get to Know Your Customers Day#GetToKnowYourCustomersDay
21F🌎World Creativity and Innovation Day#creativityandinnovationday
22Sa🌎International Mother Earth Day#EarthDay2022
Eid al-Fitr - Islamic#eidalfitr #eidmubarak
23Su🌎World Book and Copyright Day#WorldBookDay
🌎English Language Day#englishlanguageday
🌎Spanish Language Day#spanishlanguageday
National Picnic Day#NationalPicnicDay
24M🌎International Day of Multilateralism and Diplomacy for Peace#diplomacyday
🌎World Immunization Week (Apr 24 - 30)#immunizationweek
Armenian Martyrs' Day#armenianmartyrsday
25Tu🌎International Delegate's Day#delegatesday
🌎World Malaria Day#EndMalariaForGood
National Telephone Day#NationalTelephoneDay
26W🌎International Chernobyl Disaster Remembrance Day#chernobyldisasterday
🌎World Intellectual Property Day#WorldIPDay
Lesbian Visibility Day#lesbianvisibilityday
National Administrative Professionals Day#AdministrativeProfessionalsDay
Denim Day#denimday
27ThInternational Girls in ICT Day#GirlsinICT
Take our Daughters and Sons to Work Day#COUNTONME
28F🌎World Day for Safety and Health at Work#shwday
Arbor Day#arborday
29SaInternational Dance Day#InternationalDanceDay
30M🌎International Jazz Day#JazzDay
National Adopt a Shelter Pet Day#AdoptAShelterPetDay
National Honesty Day#NationalHonestyDay
🇺🇸United States Federal Holiday
🌎United Nations Observance

About April

April is the 4th month of the year and the second month of spring.

Top Consumer Spending Events

According to the National Retail Federation (NRP), Easter and Mother’s Day are the major events that drive consumer spending during the month of April. 

View the planners below for insights and resources:



6th largest consumer spending event of the year //Easter arrives on April 9th in 2023. It is observed with religious services commemorating the resurrection of Jesus from the dead and celebrated widely with egg decorating, Easter baskets, bunnies, egg hunts, and...

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Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day

4th largest consumer spending event of the year //Mother's Day occurs annually on the second Sunday of May and falls on May 14th in 2023. It began being celebrated in the United States in the early 20th century at the initiative of Anna Jarvis who held a memorial for...

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Graduation Season

Graduation Season

A top annual consumer spending event //Spring issues in graduation season as folks begin searching for gift ideas and plan gatherings to celebrate their high school and college graduates.Consumer Insights The National Retail Federation's (NRF) annual graduation gift...

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April Symbology

Offer personalized birthday gifts by featuring April symbology.

  • April’s birthstone is the diamond.
  • Its birth flowers are the daisy and sweetpea.
  • The zodiac signs for the month of April are Aries (ram) until April 20 and Taurus (bull) April 21 onwards.

Printable April 2023 Calendar

Click to download and print a PDF of the April calendar with all holidays and occasions listed above.

If you embed on your site, we simply ask for credit and a link back →  April Calendar by Annum. 

Regarding the Holidays and Occasions We Have Chosen

Our goal in creation of these calendars is to make marketing planning easier. So, in order to keep things simple we have chosen to focus on the top 12 consumer spending events as identified by the National Retail Federation; U.S. Federal Holidays; significant religious, ethnic, and cultural holidays that represent the diversity of the U.S. population as identified by ADL; and popular hashtag holidays that provide an opportunity for a natural business tie-in.

If you are interested in finding more occasions to commemorate here are a few resources:

Note that Bahá’í, Jewish, and Islamic holidays begin at sundown the previous day and end at sundown on the date listed.

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