Great Themes Throughout the Year

Family Features delivers high-quality placements for our clients by working closely with more than 4,000 local media outlets to understand their needs and craft timely, engaging content that helps brands connect with consumers.

Timing tips:

  • We recommend making your content available 2-3 months prior to your key season to maximize local magazine and newspaper placements.
  • If you’re working on a tight timeline, our digital-only programs can be turned around in a matter of days.
  • Allow 1-2 weeks for project development and production.

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2023 Holidays and Special Dates

1.1 New Year's Day
1.16 Martin Luther King Jr. Day
1.22 Chinese New Year
2.12 Super Bowl
2.14 Valentine’s Day
2.21 Mardi Gras
2.22 Lent
3.12 Daylight Saving Time
3.17 St. Patrick's Day
3.20 First Day of Spring
4.5 Passover
4.18 Tax Day
4.9 Easter
5.5 Cinco de Mayo
5.14 Mother's Day
5.29 Memorial Day
6.18 Father's Day
6.19 Juneteenth
6.21 First Day of Summer
7.4 Independence Day
9.4 Labor Day
9.15 Rosh Hashanah
9.16 Oktoberfest
9.23 First Day of Fall
10.31 Halloween
11.11 Veterans Day
11.23 Thanksgiving
12.7 Hanukkah
12.21 First Day of Winter
12.25 Christmas
12.26 Kwanzaa


Distribution Timeframes at a Glance

* Roundup Available


Craft Month (March)

March Madness

St. Patrick's Day

Spring Menus

Spring Cleaning *

Home Improvement *

Spring Break Travel



Tax Tips

Earth Day

National Gardening Month (April)

National Fitness Month (May)

Mother's Day

Cinco de Mayo


Summer Home Projects

Al Fresco Dining


Memorial Day

Father's Day *


Healthy Eating


Fourth of July *

Summer Safety

Vacation Planning

Outdoor Living Spaces

DIY Indoor & Outdoor

Grilling Menus *



Outdoor Party Planning

National Immunization Awareness Month (August)

Swimming Safety

Back-to-School Menus *

Moving Tips



Home Upgrades


Back-to-School Gear *

Summer Birthday Parties

Fall Home & Garden

Beat the Summer Heat


Labor Day

Tailgating / Football *

Fall Foods

Breast Cancer Awareness

Fall Lawn Care

Fall Decor



Winterizing Your Home

Veterans Day

Comfort Foods

Holiday Meals *

Diabetes Awareness Month (November)

Preparing Your Home for Guests



Christmas / Hanukkah *

New Year's Entertaining

Holiday Travel

Holiday Gift Guides *

Winter Travel


Martin Luther King Jr. Day


Comfort Foods

Indoor Home Improvements

Declutter / Organization Tips

New Year, New You *

Winter Automotive Care

Healthy Lifestyles *

National Eye Care Month (January)


Wedding / Bridal

Super Bowl

Summer Camps (Featured in February)

Valentine's Day

Presidents Day

American Heart Month (February)

Black History Month


Home Improvement

Winter Crafts

Mardi Gras / Lent

Seafood Recipes

Women's History Month (March)

American Red Cross (March)

Fire Prevention Month (March)