Twitter March Events Calendar: Hey, Stuff Happens in March!

March is all about sports and entertainment. Twitter is helping brands get ready to dive in all the fun with its March Events Calendar.

Twitter March events calendar: Are you not entertained?

Film and entertainment buffs will have an entertaining start with the 90th Annual Academy Awards being held on March 4.

Other important dates in the entertainment world include:

  • SXSW Festival from March 9 to March 18. The festival brings together representatives from the music and film industries in one major event.
  • Music lovers also get another great event lined up for them with the Ultra Music Festival on March 23
  • Pro wrestling fans will have a blast with the WWE Fast Lane event on March 11.

Starting together content plans that will be as entertaining as these events.

twitter march events calendar

Exciting sports events

College basketball fans are gearing up for the NCAA Conference Tournament on March 6-11. This is just a warm-up for March Madness happening on March 13 to April 12. With over 5.1 billion tweet impressions in 2017, the tournament is surely a hot topic among sports fans. Work on your #MarchMadness campaign early.

Other important dates in the world of sports include:

  • Baseball fans will take center stage on March 29 with the official start of the 2018 MLB season. This is another major marketing opportunity that you don’t want to miss.
  • Golf fans are also in for a treat with the Arnold Palmer Invitational on March 12 to 18.
  • The Miami Open on March 19-26 will surely attract a large tennis-loving crowd. Both sporting events are something that members of the sports industry should not miss.

Those other sports are terrible, let’s get ready to play ball! #SlightBaseballBias

Trade events watch out for

There are also several major trade events to watch out for this March:

  • #HIMSS18 Annual Conference: A major conference for members of the healthcare industry, March 5.
  • #GimSwiss2018: The Geneva International Motor Show, March 818
  • #EC18: The Enterprise Connect conference is an annual conference attended by members of the enterprise communications sector, March 12-22.
  • #IBMThink: A technology conference hosted by IBM, March 19-22.
  • #NYIAS: The New York International Auto Show, March 30-April 8.

If you belong to the industries these events are centered on, take note of the above hashtags to get the latest updates.

Holidays to mark

Celebrate #InternationalWomensDay on March 8 with a campaign tThanking all of the women in your life.

Use the hashtag to make it more visible to them. They will surely love your gesture.

As for religious festivals, St. Patrick’s Day on March 17 is always a popular event on Twitter. Meanwhile, if you have a portion of your audience coming from India, don’t forget to greet them during the Holi celebrations on March 1.

And as part of its traditions, Twitter also listed some quirky holidays, like:

  • #NationalPiDay: March 14
  • #NationalPuppyDay: March 23

Be ready with a fun engagement plan for your audience on these unique occasions.

March is packed with a lot of events and holidays catering to a variety of audiences. Start planning your marketing campaigns early for these occasions. Come by next month for our regular coverage of Twitter’s Event Calendar to keep up with the latest events happening.