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September 2016: marketing activities calendar for restaurants


September begins, and with it comes the start of a new period for many after the summer break, including restaurants. This month is the time when many businesses catering determine the objectives to be achieved inaugurating cycle, In addition to establishing the schedule of events to be organized.

Because, from this newspaper we lend a hand, as we always try to do, and You do not have much time to look for ideas. In this article we suggest some activities you can this month by taking advantage of different national and international celebrations that will take place the coming weeks.

A nice coffee, helping and tastes good

He 29 This month the International Coffee Day is celebrated, one occasion, depending on the style of your business, You can make good use. The drink has been gaining prominence in recent years because it means the grand finale of a good meal or simply care center fans happy to try different flavors and ways of preparing this stimulant.

Take as an excuse date and enter a special coffee that day in your restaurant, You can even extend the offer to a letter of coffee in the world if you have the opportunity, and you can even arrange a tasting with a barista, sure you'll make several interested in. You will see how you increase the perceived quality of your business and your billing.

But do not limit yourself to it, apropos of Coffee Day you can do a two for one, and at this point We do you our monthly suggestions regarding social action. You know that there are several coffee producing countries in which, who are responsible for cultivating the seed, they do under difficult conditions, so there are groups and associations looking to lend a helping hand to farmers on land as Colombia, Guatemala o Indonesia, by three examples.

Donate a portion of your income for those high quality coffees that are selling to an organization you trust. Your corporate brand will improve and you'll feel good.

And the party continues

Although not at the same pace August, in September fairs and national holidays continue. In various regions of Spain will occur different celebrations that you can use in your business for an exceptional gastronomic journey.

In Barcelona the day 24 one of the most important holidays for residents is celebrated as La Merce. If your business is in Catalonia you have easy to organize a special menu or a conference with typical dishes. And if you have a Catalan restaurant in the rest of the country you will increase footfall with a special menu of La Merce, or you can offer some entrees off letter cheeses or sausages land, they are very good, and stews cooked with wines.

in Murcia, meanwhile, are the Moors and Christians and Carthaginians and Romans; in Aranjuez will be the Festival of Mutiny; in Valladolid, Albacete and Salamanca celebrate its fairs. A throughout the country You can find different commemorations that will come in handy to your business.

Chocolate Day

Although the Latin countries and cocoa producers celebrate this day 7 July to coincide with the World Day Cacao, in Anglo-Saxon countries celebrate the 13 September in honor of the birthday of Roald Dahl, the creator of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.

You can choose the date for create a new dessert at your restaurant based on one or more types of chocolates and promote it that day, the advantage is that there are few people able to reject a sweet with this ingredient, which gives you a chance to play with it. In fact, If your business offers a gastronomic experience with innovative preparations, the option of a full tasting menu based cocoa can be very attractive.

Latin American parties

In September three countries in Latin America, important for its gastronomy, celebrate their national holiday: Brazil, Mexico and Chile.

Days taco, Chilean wine tasting, feijoada party, tasting menu with dishes, mezcal tests. The options are endless to celebrate these dates and increase turnover at your restaurant. If your business has any relationship with these countries can not ignore these holidays.

Day reading a book

This Day celebration 6 It is a special date in the United States, but it is a nice opportunity to organize something in your establishment. Currently there are multiple spaces that combine cafes, libraries and reading rooms in one place; you can, from this idea, organize a literary event in your restaurant (It can be a book that is fashionable and people know to make it easier to find and more attractive event), or suggest in your social networks to customers with a book that day to donate, make an exchange or leave a note with each account with famous quotations from famous authors.

Books can be a good excuse to generate a greater connection with your customers, grab it in your favor.

To end, below and as always you have more dates of festivals and celebrations during this month, We hope our recommendations will serve and tell us how it go. Y We wish you every success in this new stage.

September Calendar 2016

2016 MARKETING ACTIONS TIMETABLE DiegoCoquillat.com - Septiembre2016September 2016: Calendar of marketing activities for restaurants

Day 1

  • Moors and Christians, Murcia

Day 2

  • Mutiny Fiestas, Aranjuez
  • traditional confinements, Medina del Campo

Day 5

  • National Day of Cheese Pizza (#usa)

Day 6

  • National Coffee Day Cream (#usa)
  • National day reading a book (#usa)
  • the Cascamorras, Guadix

Day 7

  • Day Brazil
  • Feast of Our Lady of the Guide, Llanes

Day 12

  • National Day chocolate milkshake

Day 13

  • Groundnut National Day (#usa)
  • International Chocolate Day

Day 16

  • Mexico Day
  • Festivals of Carthaginians and Romans, Cartagena

Day 18

  • National Cheeseburger Day
  • Day Chile

Day 24

  • Feast of Our Lady of Mercy, Barcelona

Day 26

  • Cantabrian Wars, Los Corrales de Buelna

Day 27

  • Tourism Day

Day 29

  • Coffee Day

September is…

  • Best month breakfast (#usa)
  • National Chicken Month (#usa)
  • National Honey Month (#usa)
  • National Month mushrooms (#usa)
  • National Month of classical music (#usa)
  • National Courtesy Month (#usa)
  • National Guide Dog Month (#usa)
  • National Hispanic Heritage Month (#usa)

You can download the schedule in PDF with the best marketing ideas for restaurants:

September 2016: Calendar of marketing activities for restaurants

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