Six Restaurant Marketing Ideas for June

May 29, 2014 - 2 minutes read

It’s nearly June, which means it’s time to plan promotions, specials and events to entice customers to spend money on food and drinks in your restaurant!

Not sure where to start? Don’t worry we’ve got some ideas based on events and holidays in June to help get your brainstorm swirling.

June 12-July 13, 2014 FIFA World Cup

The FIFA World Cup is a massive sporting event that lasts the entire month. Soccer fans in the US flock to venues where they can meet other footy fans, discuss the group results, and sport their home country’s colors. Offer country match-up themed food and drink specials and advertise the games over the course of the Cup to ensure repeat business all month long.

June 14 – Flag Day

It’s a month before Independence Day, but your patrons can show their red, white and blue pride to honor the adoption of the flag of the United States. Fill your menu with American Flag themed items.

June 15 – Father’s Day

Mother’s Day, with its bustling brunch reputation, tends to get all the restaurant hype. However father’s enjoy a good meal on their day as well! Market your man food with your best burger and beer specials and be sure to invite dad in for a special day.

June 19 – National Martini Day

Is there any drink more sophisticated than the martini? Lure all those James Bond wannabes to your spot on June 19th with martini specials celebrating the simplicity of the original and the endless variety of its dressed up progeny like Appletini.

June 21 – Summer Solstice

Nothing is more fun to celebrate than summer! The Summer Solstice marks the official beginning of the season so celebrate the transition and attract diners to your patio by including specials on fun summer drinks and grilled items.

June 23 – Public Service Day

This year’s theme is “Innovating Governance for Sustainable Development and Well-Being of the People.” Show your support for your local community by partnering with an organization that promotes sustainability. Encourage customers to volunteer with them—and reward volunteers with a discounted drink or app once their service is complete!

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