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May Daily Fun & Noteworthy

Daily May holidays that are the funny, silly, weird, wacky and notable. Made up by organizations, groups, and well, we don't know where some of them got their start! These are not official holidays. These are the notable and fun holidays celebrating something noteworthy in our society.
May 1 Global Love Day
May 1 International Workers' Day
May 1 Lei Day
Law Day May 1 Law Day
May 1 Mother Goose Day
May 1 Chocolate Parfait Day
Save the Rhino Day May 1 Save the Rhino Day
May 1 CSS Reboot Day
School Bus Driver's Day May 2 School Bus Driver's Day
Reason May 2 Day of Reason
May 2 World Tuna Day
May 2 Fire Day
May 2 Play Your Ukulele Day
May 2 Truffle Day
May 2 Day of Prayer
Garden Meditation Day May 3 Garden Meditation Day
May 3 International Space Day
May 3 Chocolate Custard Day
May 3 International Tuba Day
May 3 Raspberry Tart Day
May 3 Textiles Day
Paranormal Day May 3 Paranormal Day
May 3 National Two Different Colored Shoes Day®
May 3 Wordsmith Day
May 3 World Press Freedom Day
May 3 Public Radio Day
Homebrew Day May 4 Homebrew Day
Star Wars May 4 Intergalactic Star Wars Day - May the Fourth Be With You
May 4 Kids Fitness Day
May 4 Orange Juice Day
May 4 Candied Orange Peel Day
May 4 Anti-Bullying Day
Herb Day May 4 Herb Day
May 4 International Drone Day
Join Hands Day May 4 Join Hands Day
May 5 Cartoonists Day
May 5 Hoagie Day
lemonade May 5 Lemonade Day
May 5 Museum Lover's Day
Revenge of the Fifth May 5 Revenge of the Fifth
Orange people May 6 Melanoma Monday
May 6 Crêpe Suzette Day
Beverage Day May 6 Beverage Day
May 6 Tourist Appreciation Day
No Diet Day May 6 No Diet Day
May 6 Great Lakes Awareness Day
May 6 Nurses Day
Try Something New Day May 7 Try Something New Day
School May 7 Teachers' Day
May 7 Cosmopolitan Day
Roast Leg of Lamb Day May 7 Roast Leg of Lamb Day
May 7 World Asthma Day
May 8 Free Trade Day
National Animal Disaster Preparedness Day May 8 Animal Disaster Preparedness Day
donate May 8 Donate a Days Wages to Charity Day
Bike to School Day May 8 Bike to School Day
Coconut Cream Pie Day May 8 Coconut Cream Pie Day
May 8 No Socks Day
May 9 Butterscotch Brownie Day
May 9 Moscato Day
May 9 Make-A-Book Day
May 9 Hooray for Buttons Day
Woman without shoes May 10 One Day Without Shoes
May 10 Shrimp Day
May 10 Small Business Day
May 10 Public Gardens Day
May 10 Trust Your Intuition Day
May 10 World Lupus Day
Woman making the bed May 10 Clean Up Your Room Day
Eat What You Want Day May 11 Eat What You Want Day
birthmother May 11 Birthmother's Day
May 11 World Migratory Bird Day
May 11 World Belly Dance Day
Train May 11 National Train Day
Nutty Fudge May 12 Nutty Fudge Day
Women's Checkup May 13 Women's Checkup Day
May 13 Frog Jumping Day
Apple Pie Day May 13 Apple Pie Day
May 13 Fruit Cocktail Day
Hummus Day May 13 Hummus Day
May 14 Buttermilk Biscuit Day
May 14 Dance Like a Chicken Day
Chocolate Chips May 15 Chocolate Chip Day
May 15 Straw Hat Day
May 15 Turn Beauty Inside Out Day
May 15 International Day of Families
May 16 Biographer's Day
Mimosa Day May 16 Mimosa Day
May 16 Love a Tree Day
May 16 Notebook Day
Bike to Work Day May 16 Bike to Work Day
May 16 International Day of Living Together in Peace
May 16 International Day of Light
Baking May 17 World Baking Day
May 17 Endangered Species Day
May 17 Cherry Cobbler Day
May 17 Walnut Day
Pizza Party Day May 17 Pizza Party Day
World Telecommunication and Information Society Day May 17 World Telecommunication and Information Society Day
Louvre Museum May 18 International Museum Day
Children learning to swim May 18 Learn to Swim Day
May 18 Cheese Soufflé Day
HIV Vaccine Awareness Day May 18 HIV Vaccine Awareness Day
May 18 Culture Freedom Day
May 18 River Cleanup Day
May 18 No Dirty Dishes Day
May 18 Visit Your Relatives Day
May 19 Boy's Club Day
May 19 May Ray Day
May 19 Devil's Food Cake Day
May 19 Stepmother's Day
National Hepatitis Testing Day May 19 National Hepatitis Testing Day
Accounting May 20 Accounting Day
May 20 Be a Millionaire Day
girl picking strawberries May 20 Pick Strawberries Day
Eliza Doolittle Day May 20 Eliza Doolittle Day
May 20 Quiche Lorraine Day
May 20 World Bee Day
May 21 American Red Cross Founder's Day
May 21 Strawberries and Cream Day
May 21 Memo Day
May 21 World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development
May 22 International Day for Biological Diversity
Musical instruments May 22 Buy a Musical Instrument Day
May 22 Solitaire Day
May 22 Vanilla Pudding Day
May 22 World Goth Day
May 22 Sherlock Holmes Day
Sea Turtle May 23 World Turtle Day
May 23 Lucky Penny Day
Taffy Day May 23 Taffy Day
May 24 Asparagus Day
May 24 Heat Awareness Safety Day aka Don't Fry Day
May 24 Brother's Day
International Tiara Day May 24 International Tiara Day
May 24 Wig Out Day
Escargot May 24 Escargot Day
Tap Dance Day May 25 Tap Dance Day
May 25 Wine Day
Towel Day May 25 Towel Day
Geek Pride May 25 Geek Pride Day
May 26 Cherry Dessert Day
May 26 Paper Airplane Day
May 26 World Dracula Day
Blueberry cheesecake May 26 Blueberry Cheesecake Day
May 26 World Redhead Day
Sun Screen Day May 27 Sun Screen Day
May 27 Cellophane Tape Day
May 27 Nothing to Fear Day
May 27 Old-Time Player Piano Day
May 28 Amnesty International Day
Hamburgers May 28 Hamburger Day
May 28 Brisket Day
May 29 International Day of UN Peacekeepers
Biscuit Day May 29 Biscuit Day
National Senior Health & Fitness Day May 29 National Senior Health & Fitness Day®
Learn About Composting Day May 29 Learn About Composting Day
May 29 Paper Clip Day
May 29 Digestive Health Day
Pillow May 29 Put a Pillow on Your Fridge Day
May 30 Creativity Day
Mint Julep May 30 Mint Julep Day
World No Tobacco Day May 31 World No Tobacco Day
Macaroon Day May 31 Macaroon Day
May 31 Smile Day
May 31 Meditation Day
May 31 Speak in Complete Sentences Day
Save Your Hearing Day May 31 Save Your Hearing Day
Web designer May 31 Web Designer Day