May Day for the year 2019 is celebrated/ observed on Wednesday, 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.
Wednesday, May 1st is day number 121 of the 2019 calendar year with -1 month, -17 days until May Day 2019.
More information on May Day. (Traditions, Customs and History)
|When:||May 1 annually|
May 2019 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|May 1 - Wed||May Day 2019||Observance||-48|
|May 2 - Thur||Yom Hashoah 2019||Jewish||-47|
|May 2 - Thurs||National Day of Prayer 2019||Observance||-47|
|May 5 - Sun||Cinco de Mayo 2019||Observance||-44|
|May 6 - Mon||National Nurses Day 2019||Observance||-43|
|May 6 - Mon||Ramadan starts 2019||Muslim||-43|
|May 12 - Sun||Mothers' Day 2019||Observance||-37|
|May 15 - Wed||Peace Officers Memorial Day 2019||Observance||-34|
|May 18 - Sat||Armed Forces Day 2019||Observance||-31|
|May 22 - Wed||National Maritime Day 2019||Observance||-27|
|May 23 - Thurs||Lag BaOmer 2019||Jewish||-26|
|May 27 - Mon||Memorial Day 2019||Federal Holiday||-22|
|May 30 - Thurs||Ascension Day 2019||Christian||-19|