About Labour Day (Labor Day) aka International Workers' Day or May Day
Most countries celebrate Labour Day on May 1st, also known as May Day, which has also been designated by the United Nations as International Workers' Day. The U.S. and Canada celebrate Labor Day the first Monday in September.
Labour Day in the Bahamas is named in honor of Sir Randol Fawkes and is observed on the first Friday in June. Festivites include a parade, speeches from union members and political leaders, a public day off of work.