May 2022 social media holiday content calendar

Updated: May 4



May is the perfect month to welcome spring and kick-off the summer season.


Use our social media content calendar for tracking important dates in May 2022. Use this as a guide to build out your social media content calendar for the month and as inspiration when you're unsure of what to post.


Click on any of the dates below to jump to the day or keep scrolling for important days and hashtags in May 2022, as well as social media post templates and a template collection for every day this month.

Sunday, May 1st 2022: First Day of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month


It is Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month each May. This recognizes the influence and contributions of Asian Americans and Pacific Islander Americans to the achievements and culture of the United States.


Asian Pacific American Heritage Month hashtag:


#asianpacificamericanheritagemonth


Asian Pacific American Heritage Month social media post template:



Sunday, May 1st 2022: May Day


Welcome spring this May Day and celebrate the changing season.


May Day hashtag:


#mayday


May Day social media post template:



Monday, May 2nd 2022: Eid al-Fitr


Eid al-Fitr marks the end of Ramadan, the Muslim holy month of fasting. Celebrate on social media.


Eid al-Fitr hashtag:


#eidfitr


Eid al-Fitr social media post template:



Tuesday, May 3rd 2022: Advertise your Mother's Day specials


Help your audience find that perfect gift or meal for mom! Share your offers and specials.


Advertise your Mother's Day specials hashtag:


#mothersdaysale


Advertise your Mother's Day specials social media post template:



Wednesday, May 4th 2022: Thank a Teacher Day


Thank a teacher to honor the impact teachers and educators have had in our lives.


Thank a Teacher Day hashtag:


#thankateacherday


Thank a Teacher Day social media post template:



Wednesday, May 4th 2022: May the 4th be with you


Use the force... of social media! Share your Star Wars fandom by posting on social.


May the 4th be with you hashtag:


#maythefourthbewithyou


May the 4th be with you social media post template:



Wednesday, May 4th 2022: International Firefighters Day


International Firefighters day is a special time to reflect on the sacrifices made by firefighters to keep us all safe.


International Firefighters Day hashtag:


#internationalfirefightersday


International Firefighters Day social media post templates:



Thursday, May 5th 2022: Cinco de Mayo


Celebrate Cinco de Mayo by sharing your sales and specials. If you have a restaurant encourage drink specials and reservations.


Cinco de Mayo hashtag:


#cincodemayo


Cinco de Mayo social media post templates:



Thursday, May 5th 2022: National Nurses Day


Celebrate our healthcare heroes on National Nurses Day.


National Nurses Day hashtag:


#nationalnursesday


National Nurses Day social media post template: