It's been summer surf the rate for restaurants has returned to normal. Some terraces are still active, depending on the region of the country, but the temperature is already changing and that extra billing wanes.
As we prepare for the cold, hospitality business should be planning their activities in order to benefit a few parties this month. For them it is this marketing activities calendar for October.
World Vegetarian Day
Although it is a celebration instituted from 1977, Needless to say,, with the current trend to worldwide, related to feed and care for people with increasingly embracing the option of not eating meat, This is a date that should take into account on your calendar.
If your business relies on vegetarian food concept then you have an audience that you have to spend some type of action to celebrate such an important date: a full day of activities at your local, for example, with talks on nutrition and the importance of caring, a special menu, a showcooking a chef who specializes in vegetarian cooking or other activity that has to do with the physical well-being as a yoga class or mindfullness.
But if your business offers a different type of cuisine, You can also take advantage of the date. Vegetarianism Day celebrated with a special menu that includes first, and dessert for que this audience feel also think of him; graphic prints some information to provide to your customers talking about the importance of good nutrition and no abuse of meat.
If one of the specialties of your restaurant are vegetable products, can make a special request for that day from vegetables. Leaves some exposed at some point in the room as you do with other dishes out of letter, so your customers will see that you give relevance to the product.
Fiestas Patrias give much play
In the schedule below you can see all the celebrations related to gastronomy is in Spain in October, Use them to your advantage according to your type of business.
The day 5 Seafood Festival begins in O Grove, Galicia; Here a succulent opportunity with a product so precious in our country. He 6 Week Cazuelica and Wine held in Pamplona. He 7 Pillar known parties start Zaragoza.
The pamplonica celebration can be adapted especially to promote your bar tapas in mini-casseroles format with different wines, including those of Navarra. As and temperatures begin to drop, your customers will love finding different stews, and if you want to extend the offer, We recommend ordering your product supplier North with the best vegetables, fish and meat dishes outside to offer charter and related gastronomy of these regions so fond.
With zaragozanas parties you can do the same: sácales party offering traditional dishes of the area with dishes such as chicken stew, Aragonese migas or ajoarriero cod, and wine and sweets to finish your offer.
Hispanic Heritage Day
Also known as Puente del Pilar, why It is a national holiday and usually people take a break this weekend. This year falls on Thursday, whereby a few areas of the country and its hospitality businesses have little work while other regions will increase their income and activity.
Since it is the Columbus Day, Why not take advantage to offer during that time any product or training related to Latin America? Imported beers or wines from across the Atlantic, as well a Latin American recipe already known in Spain or some of which are beginning to popularize, as tacos and Mexican quesadillas, the Venezuelan and Colombian arepas, a Peruvian ceviche, a cut of Argentine beef.
Add to it your personal touch, You call the attention of your usual audience with a different offer and attract a clientele from these countries.
The main festival of the month: Halloween
Because part of the celebrations of the country, especially among younger customers, who has grown up watching day Halloween as a party more between their customs.
The options are endless depending on your style of business, from making a costume party with all the appropriate decoration, going through a menu or offering Halloween pumpkin dessert for that day. Plates decorated with themes for families with children, terroríficos cocktails, costume contests, drawing for a later dinner ... The important thing is not to miss the date because in addition, this year falls on a Tuesday, by statistics, the worst day of the week for hospitality. Take advantage of.
International Breast Cancer Day
By last, our proposed social action this month is female. The day 19 this disease is commemorated with the aim of raising awareness as it is the most common type of tumor in women, hence its importance.
Make a charity dinner whose earnings are allocated to a research organization cancer is a great opportunity to bring your grain of sand, while you project you as a company concerned about the environment. Of course, Promote the event across all your channels.
An alternative is expand the action all week or month making a collection with a piggy bank or allocating a percentage of some of your dishes to the cause. Analyze your costs and takes the opportunity.
In the calendar you will see many other dates that might be interesting for restaurants as the World Day Octopus, World Egg Day or World Pasta Day. We hope that our suggestions will be useful.
October Calendar 2017
- World Vegetarian Day
- National Fried Scallops Day (#usa)
National Custodial Worker Day (#usa)
- National Caramel Custard Day (#usa)
- Boyfriend’s Day
- National Vodka Day (#usa)
- National Taco Day (#usa)
- National Apple Betty Day (#usa)
- Seafood festivals, O Grove, Galicia
- World Teachers Day
- Do Something Nice Day
- Week Cazuelica and wine, Pamplona
- cervantina week, (Alcalá de Henares)
- Pillar parties, Zaragoza
- National Strike Day (#usa)
- World Smile Day
- National Fluffernutter Day (#usa)
- World Day Octopus
- Moldy Cheese Day
- National Angel Food Cake Day (#usa)
- Columbus Day
- Thanks giving (Canada)
- National Sausage Pizza Day (#usa)
- It’s My Party Day
- Day caramel
- Hispanic Heritage Day
- World Arthritis Day
- Cookbook Launch Day
- Yorkshire Pudding Day
- World Sight Day
- National Dessert Day (#usa)
- World Egg Day
- National Liqueur Day (#usa)
- World Food Day
- National Pasta Day (#usa)
- National Chocolate Cupcake Day (#usa)
- Evaluate Your Life Day
- International Day Breast Cancer
- National Brandied Fruit Day (#usa)
- National Pumpkin Cheese cake Day (#usa)
- Apple day
- National Nut Day (#usa)
- National Boston Cream Pie Day (#usa)
- Mother-In-Law Day
- National Bologna Day (#usa)
- United Nations Day
- World Pasta Day
- National Greasy Food Day (#usa)
- Sourest Day
- International Artists Day
- National Mincemeat Day (#usa)
- American Beer Day
- Feast of the Rose of Saffron, Consuegra Castilla La Mancha
- Wild Foods Day
- National Chocolate Day (#usa)
- International Animation Day
- National Oatmeal Day (#usa)
- National Cat Day (#usa)
- Internet Day
- National Candy Corn Day (#usa)
- National Candy Apple Day (#usa)
- Magic Day