Monday June 17, 2019

May Day 2015

Children dancing around May pole.Children dancing around May pole.

May Day for the year 2015 is celebrated/ observed on Friday, May 1st.

May Day is observed on May 1. It is considered a spring holiday where celebrations include dancing and singing and dancing around a Maypole. A Maypole is a tall wooden pole often with cloth or rope extending out to hold by dancers going around the pole.

Countries that celebrate May Day

Spain, Serbia, Germany, France, Ireland, Greece, Italy, Portugal, Romania, Finland, Estonia, Czech Republic, Bulgaria, Scotland, Wales, England, Sweden, Canada and the United States all have various holidays related to May Day with some leaning more toward religious backgrounds and celebrations and others more pagan.

Friday, May 1st is day number 121 of the 2015 calendar year with -4 years, -1 month, -16 days until May Day 2015.

More information on May Day. (Traditions, Customs and History)

May Day
Name(s):May Day
When:May 1 annually

May 2015 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
May 1 - Fri May Day 2015 Observance-1509
May 5 - Tues Cinco de Mayo 2015 Observance-1505
May 6 - WedNational Nurses Day 2015Observance-1504
May 7Lag BaOmer 2015Jewish-1503
May 7 - Thurs National Day of Prayer 2015 Observance-1503
May 10 - Sun Mothers' Day 2015 Observance-1500
May 14 - ThursAscension Day 2015Christian-1496
May 15 - FriPeace Officers Memorial Day 2015Observance-1495
May 16Isra and Mi'raj 2015Muslim-1494
May 16 - Sat Armed Forces Day 2015 Observance-1494
May 22 - FriNational Maritime Day 2015Observance-1488
May 24 - SunPentecost 2015Christian-1486
May 24Shavuot 2015Jewish-1486
May 25Whit Monday 2015Christian-1485
May 25 - Mon Memorial Day 2015Federal Holiday-1485

May Day by Year