We have 29 holidays listed for May 5.
May 5th is the 125th day in the Gregorian calendar; it marks the anniversary of the dissolving of the Confederate government in Georgia and the celebrating of the first Memorial Day in the U.S. Famous May 5th birthdays include Vincent Kartheiser, Henry Cavill, Adele, and Chris Brown. May 5th also marks Cinco de Mayo and National Hoagie Day.
National Lemonade Day
Meet people, sip on a refreshing beverage and put your money to a good cause.
Hug a Shed and Take a Selfie Day
From ancient times to the present, man has needed sheds for storage and more.
Indian Arrival Day (Guyana)
Guyana celebrates its heritage and motto, “One people, one nation, one destiny.”
International Dawn Chorus Day
Set your alarm clock because you don’t want to miss the morning sounds of these melodious songbirds.
International Midwives Day
Join the global community to appreciate the amazing work of midwives on International Midwives’ Day.
International Permaculture Day
Today we call upon you to play your part in saving the environment.
Liberation Day (Bevrijdingsdag)
Celebrate by learning about the Netherlands’ important WWII history.
Mayday for Mutts
Mayday for Mutts is a national day to spread love and acceptance for mixed breed dogs.
National Astronaut Day
Do not go gentle into that good night as National Astronaut Day is at hand.
National Cartoonists Day
Read about this day's history, check out five famous cartoons, and much more, right here!
National Concert Day
Let's take part in an event that honors the culture of live musical performances.
National Silence the Shame Day
Speak up for mental health which is as important as physical health for our total well-being.
National Totally Chipotle Day
Chipotle peppers are a Mexican ingredient that Americans have not just welcomed, but embraced.
Puppy Mill Action Week
Grab your friends and fight to get those furry cuties out of confinement during Puppy Mill Action Week.
Revenge of the Fifth
Get your red lightsabers charged and ready to celebrate the Revenge of the Fifth!
World Hand Hygiene Day
Read on about this simple step to fight all the germs and keep you healthy.