Holidays, Events, Festivals from Around The World~In The Month Of May

1st MayLabour Day: Algeria, Argentina, Austria, Barbados, Belgium, Belize, Bolivia, Bonaire, Brazil, Bulgaria, Cameroon, Chile,
China, Colombia, Congo, Ecuador, Egypt, Ethiopia, Finland, France, French Polynesia, Gabon, Gambia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, India, Iraq, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jordan, Kenya, Lebanon, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Malta, Mauritius, Mexico, Morocco, Mozambique, Nigeria, Norway, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Singapore, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Tunisia, Uganda, Uruguay, Venezuela, Yemen, Zaire, Zambia.
May Day: Bangladesh, Belgium, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Ghana, Gibraltar, Mexico, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, United Kingdom.
Women’s Day: Cuba, Tanzania.
Workers’ Day: Burma, Namibia, Zimbabwe, Romania.
2nd MayKing’s Birthday: Lesotho.
Still Labour Day in Bulgaria, Slovenia, and Romania.
3rd MayConstitution Day: Japan, Poland.Vesak Day: South Korea.
4th May 5th MayChildren’s Day: South Korea.
South Korea’s day for children and youth. Children have picnics and celebrate with their parents. For working parents, this national holiday gives them the chance to have fun with their family in the open air.
Cinco de Mayo: Mexico.
Coronation Day: Thailand.
Liberation Day: The Netherlands.
6th MayCorregidor Day: Philippines.
Martyr’s Day: Lebanon, Syria.
Samuel K. Doe’s Birthday: Liberia.
7th May 8th MayParent’s Day: South Korea.
Three days after Children’s Day in South Korea, it’s the turn for the young to show their respect for the love received from their parents. Most Koreans buy their parents carnations and many children make paper carnations at school for their fathers and mothers.
VE Day: France.
9th MayLiberation Day: Czech Republic, Slovakia.
10th MayMatsu (Goddess of the Sea): Taiwan.
Independence Day: Micronesia.
Vesak Day: Malaysia, Singapore.
11th May 12th MayIndependence Day: Israel.
13th MaySt. Mary’s Day: Colombia.
14th MayFlag Day: Paraguay.
Kamuzu Day: Malawi.
National Unification Day: Liberia.
15th MayIndependence Day: Paraguay.
Teacher’s Day: South Korea.
Teacher’s Day is the last official South Korean celebration in May. Students express their appreciation for their teachers through letters or flowers.
16th May 17th MayConstitution Day: Nigeria, Norway.
Discovery Day: Cayman Islands.
18th MayBattle of Las Piedras Day: Uruguay.
Flag Day: Haiti.
Victoria Day: Canada.
19th MayAtaturk Youth Day: Turkey.
Flag Day: Finland.
20th MayNational Day: Cameroon.
Party Day: Zaire.
21st MayBuddha’s Day: South Korea.
Navy Day: Chile.
22nd MayHeroes’ Day: Sri Lanka.
Sovereign Day: Haiti.
23rd MayLabour Day: Jamaica.
24th MayBermuda Day: Bermuda.
Culture Day: Bulgaria.
Independence Battle Day: Ecuador.
25th MayAfrica Day: Liberia, Zambia, Zimbabwe.Independence Day: Eritrea, Jordan. The liberation of African Continent Day:Gabon.
National Day: Argentina.
Revolution Day: Sudan.
26th MayConstitution Day: Denmark.
Holy Spirit Day: Greece.
Independence Day: Guyana.
27th MayKataklysmos: Cyprus.
28th MayWaisak Day: Indonesia.
29th May 30th May 31st MayRegiment Day: Brunei.
Republic Day: South Africa.


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