Mark Your Calendars for MFG Day October 4, Resources for Hosting an Event

Be a part of the nation’s largest movement to showcase the manufacturing industry. Manufacturing Day (MFGDay) is just a few weeks away and is your chance to highlight recreational boating to job seekers, your community and elected officials. To help companies organize and promote their events, there are a number of resources available: 

  • Host an event toolkit - Essential reading for all MFG DAY Hosts, this toolkit is full of advice and templates for creating successful events and getting all the right people to attend. 
  • Host media toolkit - Use this guide to create media interest around your event.
  • Social media toolkit - Helpful tips to promote your event across social media.
  • Logos - Use these MFG DAY logos to make your own marketing collateral.

To learn more and register to host an event, visit

While October 4 is the official Manufacturing Day, you’re encouraged to plan your event on a date in October that works best. All events should be registered on, regardless of the day they are scheduled, in order to take advantage of the variety of free event planning and execution resources provided.

CONTACTS: Already planning to host an event? Notify NMMA to let us know your plans - Sarah Salvatori, - so we can help spread the word. If you’d like assistance in planning your event and need help getting local elected officials involved, please reach out to Erica Crocker,

Be a part of the social media conversation using #MFGDAY19.