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Complete List Of 2022 Food & Drink Days & Events

Here is your UK Food Calendar for 2022, with national food and drink days to make your mouth water and help you plan your 2022 marketing and events!

Feel free to bookmark this page so you can always use it for reference!


1st – 31st January – Dry January

1st – 31st January – Ginuary

1st – 31st January – Veganuary

6th January – National Shortbread Day

16th January – Hot & Spicy Food Day

20th January – National Cheese Lover’s Day (U.S.)

23rd January – Sticky Toffee Pudding Day

27th January – Chocolate Cake Day

30th January – National Croissant Day


2nd February – Frozen Yoghurt Day

5th February – World Nutella Day

6th February – Yorkshire Pudding Day

9th February – National Pizza Day

10th February – World Pulses Day

13th February – Tortellini Day

27th February – National Strawberry Day


1st March – Shrove Tuesday

6th March – National Oreo Cookie Day (U.S.)

7th – 13th March – British Pie Week

18th – 19th March – Holi

25th March – International Waffle Day

27th March – International Whiskey Day


1st April – Sourdough Bread Day

4th April – International Carrot Day

11th April – Cheese Fondue Day

16th April – Day of the Mushroom

16th April – National Eggs Benedict Day

17th April – Easter Sunday

18th April – Easter Monday

21st April – National Tea Day


5th May – Cinco de Mayo

11th May – National Eat What You Want Day

13th May – World Cocktail Day

13th May – International Hummus Day

16th – 22nd May – National Vegetarian Week

17th May – World Baking Day

17th May – National Walnut Day

28th May – International Hamburger Day

29th May – National Biscuit Day

30th May – 5th June – National BBQ Week


1st June – World Milk Day

3rd June – National Fish & Chips Day

3rd June – National Doughnut Day

4th June – National Cheese Day

5th June – International Pineapple Day

10th June – National Iced Tea (U.S)

10th June – World Gin Day

12th June – International Falafel Day

15th June – National Beer Day (UK)

16th June – World Tapas Day

18th June – International Sushi Day

19th – 27th June – National Picnic Week


1st – 31st July – National Ice Cream Month (U.S)

6th July – National Fried Chicken Day

7th July – World Chocolate Day

9th July – Eid al-Adha begins

13th July – International French Fry Day

14th July – National Mac & Cheese Day (U.S.)

16th July – National Cherry Day

20th July – National Hot Dog Day (U.S)

29th July – International Chicken Wing Day

30th July – International Cheesecake Day


5th August – International Beer Day

13th August – National Prosecco Day

16th August – National Rum Day

25th August – National Burger Day


1st – 30th September – Sourdough September

1st September – Love Lamb Week

1st September – National Tofu Day

3rd September – International Bacon Day

5th September – Cheese Pizza Day

7th September – World Salami Day

12th September – National Blackberry Day

12th September – National Chocolate Milkshake Day

13th September – International Chocolate Day

16th September – National Guacamole Day (U.S)

17th September – 3rd October – Oktoberfest

18th September – National Cheeseburger Day (U.S)

20th September – Pepperoni Pizza Day

22nd September – White Chocolate Day (U.S)


1st October – International Coffee Day

1st October – World Vegetarian Day

4th October – National Taco Day

9th October – International Beer and Pizza Day

10th October – World Porridge Day

14th October – World Egg Day

14th October – National Desserts Day

16th October – World Food Day

19th October – International Gin & Tonic Day

20th October – International Chefs Day

25th October – World Pasta Day

31st October – Halloween


1st November – World Vegan Day

3rd November – World Sandwich Day

8th November – Cappuccino Day


2nd December – English Breakfast Day

5th December – Pigs in Blankets Day


If you need any help with marketing these food & drink dates, feel free to reach out for content ideas or marketing tips! (Psst, we've also written a generic 2022 UK Marketing Calendar & Key Retail Dates, which you can view here!)


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