December 2021 Marketing Ideas for the Hospitality Industry


The holiday season gets sweeter as we move into December. There’s more than a dozen holidays celebrating sweet treats leading up to Christmas and beyond.

Here’s a sample:

  • Dec. 1: National Pie Day
  • Dec. 3: National Apple Pie Day, National Peppermint Latte Day
  • Dec. 4: National Cookie Day
  • Dec. 8: National Brownie Day
  • Dec. 12: National Gingerbread House Day
  • Dec. 15: National Cupcake Day
  • Dec. 16: National Chocolate Covered Anything Day

You get the idea.

If your restaurant, hotel, or venue sells sweet treats, this is the perfect month to promote them in your marketing. And you have a few more weeks to get the word out about your holiday dining, events, catering, gift cards, meal kits, and more.

View the full list of December holidays and marketing ideas in our monthly infographic. It will help you create holiday and seasonal content that’s relevant to your restaurant, hotel, or unique venue. Don’t forget to use the holiday hashtag in your caption to get your content found by customers taking part in the celebrations.

Need more marketing help?

Download our 2021 Hospitality Sales and Marketing Playbook to help you refine your outreach to customers and prospects. This guide gives you the tools you need to develop a marketing-driven approach to your sales enablement strategy. Access the playbook by visiting the playbook landing page.