Tuesday June 18, 2019

May Day 2020

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

May Day for the year 2020 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 122 of the 2020 calendar year with 10 months, 13 days until May Day 2020.

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

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

May 2020 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
May 1 - Fri May Day 2020 Observance318
May 5 - Tues Cinco de Mayo 2020 Observance322
May 6 - WedNational Nurses Day 2020Observance323
May 7 - Thurs National Day of Prayer 2020 Observance324
May 10 - Sun Mothers' Day 2020 Observance327
May 12 - TuesLag BaOmer 2020Jewish329
May 15 - FriPeace Officers Memorial Day 2020Observance332
May 16 - Sat Armed Forces Day 2020 Observance333
May 20 - WedLaylat al Qadr 2020Muslim337
May 21 - ThursAscension Day 2020Christian338
May 22 - FriNational Maritime Day 2020Observance339
May 24 - SunEid al-Fitr 2020Muslim341
May 25 - Mon Memorial Day 2020Federal Holiday342
May 29 - FriShavuot 2020Jewish346
May 31 - SunPentecost 2020Christian348

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