ST. LOUIS, MO: (STLRestaurant.News) – as a restaurant owner/mgr one of the toughest challenges is to be creative enough with your marketing to keep new customers coming in and old customers to return.  Restaurant marketing is tough for lots of reasons: (1) it is a competitive market (2) owning/managing a restaurant is time consuming (3) marketing can be time consuming (4) you want to put your own twist on marketing and be different and we could go on and on.  Nonetheless, we hope to give you some ideas and if we can help.

June is:

  • Corn and Cucumber Month
  • Country Cooking Month
  • Lemon and Mango Month
  • National Candy Month
  • National Fresh Fruit & Vegetable Month
  • National Frozen Yogurt Month 
  • National Iced Tea Month
  • National Soul Food Month
  • National Steakhouse Month
  • National Turkey Lover’s Month
  • National Surimi Seafood Month

Food related events that can be fun to sculpture your marketing around:

  • June 2nd – National Rocky Road Day
  • June 3rd – National Egg Day – National Dougnut Day
  • June 4th – National Cheese Day
  • June 5th – National Gingerbread Day
  • June 6th – National Applesauce Cake Day – D-Day 
  • June 7th – National Chocolate Ice Cream Day
  • June 8th – National Best Friend Day
  • June 9th – National Strawberry Rhubarb Pie Day
  • June 10th – National Iced Tea Day
  • June 11th – National Martini Day – National German Chocolate Cake Day 
  • June 12th – National Peanut Butter Cookie Day – National Red Rose Day 
  • June 14th – National Strawberry Shortcake Day
  • June 16th – National Fudge Day
  • June 17th – National Apple Strudel Day – Eat Your Vegetables Day
  • June 18th – International Sushi Day – National Splurge Day
  • June 19th – FATHERS DAY – National Martini Day
  • June 20th – National Vanilla Milkshake Day – National Ice Cream Soda Day
  • June 21st – National Peaches & Cream Day
  • June 22nd – National Chocolate Eclair Day – National Onion Rings Day
  • June 23rd – National Pecan Sandy Day
  • June 24th – National Pralines Day
  • June 25th – National Catfish Day – National Strawberry Parfait Day
  • June 28th – National Tapioca Day
  • June 29th – Waffle Iron Day
  • June 30th – Social Media Day (isn’t everyday)

We hope this might give you some ideas to work with and make June a better month with great marketing.