May Day 2022

What Is May Day?

What Is May Day?

In May 1886, a nationwide strike was planned in the United States to support an eight hour workday for residents.

In May 1886, a nationwide strike was planned in the United States to support an eight hour workday for residents.

When Is May Day?

When Is May Day?

This year, May Day is Sunday, May 1, 2022

This year, May Day is Sunday, May 1, 2022

How to Celebrate May Day?

How to Celebrate May Day?

One of the simplest ways to commemorate the day is to create a May Day basket (or a few!) and leave them for friends and neighbors to enjoy.

One of the simplest ways to commemorate the day is to create a May Day basket (or a few!) and leave them for friends and neighbors to enjoy.

May Day Traditions

May Day Traditions

May Day is observed with colorful festivals of culture and tradition throughout history, commemorating the return of spring!

May Day is observed with colorful festivals of culture and tradition throughout history, commemorating the return of spring!

The History of May Day

The History of May Day

This was a festival of nature and fertility that took place in early May. It was once a celebration that was devoted to the goddess Flora.

This was a festival of nature and fertility that took place in early May. It was once a celebration that was devoted to the goddess Flora.