5 marketing opportunities in October
Fall is underway, bringing plenty of chances to celebrate the season with diners. Here are five such opportunities taking place in the coming weeks.
National Apple Month (All month)
In honor of National Apple Month in 2020, the Sodexo nutrition team at ProMedica Hospital in Toledo, Ohio, shared nutrition facts about apples on social media.
World Vegetarian Day (Oct. 1)
To celebrate World Vegetarian Day last year, the dining team at Grand Valley State University in Allendale, Mich., took to social media to share some of the vegetarian dishes served on campus.
National Pierogi Day (Oct. 8)
Students at West Chester University in West Chester, Pa., enjoyed a pierogi-themed menu on this day last year. Dishes included a dill-and-garlic pierogi salad and pan-sauteed pierogi with lobster cream.
National Pumpkin Day (Oct. 26)
James Madison University in Harrisonburg, Va., has celebrated this day by serving pumpkin cookies and other pumpkin desserts at one of its dining halls.
Halloween (Oct. 31)
The University of New Hampshire in Durham, N.H., hosted a Ghoulish Goodies event at its dining halls last year that featured special Halloween-themed treats.