Tag: December

New Year’s Eve

Often a time for families and friends to gather prior to the holiday.  Enjoy: offer well-wishes for a safe and joyful season and notify customers of any holiday hours.

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Champagne Day

#NationalChampagneDay or #ChampagneDay | A big part of holiday traditions around the world, about 25% of all champagne is sold in the days between Christmas and New Year’s Eve.  Bubbly […]

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Bacon Day

It’s a great day to enjoy bacon as a snack, with one of your meals or even incorporate it into a tasty dessert.  Everything’s better with bacon: suggest ways to […]

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Fruitcake Day

#NationalFruitcakeDay | Rome is believed to be the creator of fruitcake, and one of the earliest recipes known comes from ancient Rome listing pomegranate seeds, pine nuts and raisins that […]

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Christmas Eve and Christmas Day

Often a time for families and friends to gather prior to the holiday.  Enjoy: offer well-wishes for a safe and joyful season and notify customers of any holiday hours.  Note: […]

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Eggnog Day

#NationalEggnogDay | Traditionally made with milk, cream, sugar, whipped egg whites and egg yolks, eggnog can be enhanced with a variety of alcohol, including brandy, dark rum, cognac and bourbon.  […]

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Festivus

#Festivus | An alternative to the pressures and commercialism of the Christmas season. Originally created by author Daniel O’Keefe, Festivus entered popular culture after it was made the focus of […]

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Winter Solstice

Also known as midwinter, the day on which one of the Earth’s poles has its maximum tilt away from the Sun.  This is the shortest day and longest night of […]

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Sangria Day

Originating in Spain, sangria is a punch that traditionally consists of red wine and chopped fruit.  Other ingredients such as brandy, sparkling water or a flavored liqueur may be added.  […]

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Super Saturday

Also called “Panic Saturday,” this is the last Saturday before Christmas.  For retailers, it often marks the end of the shopping season that began on Black Friday.  Sell, sell, sell: […]

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