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Things To Celebrate in May

How is it already May?! I feel like we just had snow on the ground and I was desperately waiting for the temperatures to go above freezing. Now we’re averaging temperatures in the 60s and planning out our garden along with the patio we hope to build.

The warmer weather is enough to celebrate on it’s own, but there are plenty of other things to celebrate in May, too! 

CELEBRATE IN MAY : ALL MONTH LONG

  • Chip Your Pet Month
  • Clean Air Month
  • Family Wellness Month
  • Gardening for Wildlife Month
  • Get Caught Reading Month
  • Gifts From The Garden Month
  • Global Health and Fitness Month
  • Go Fetch! Food Drive for Homeless Animals Month
  • Home Schooling Awareness Month
  • National Barbecue Month
  • National Egg Month
  • National Hamburger Month
  • National Meditation Month
  • National Pet Month
  • National Photo Month
  • National Salad Month
  • National Salsa Month
  • National Vinegar Month (check out all these uses for vinegar!)

CELEBRATE IN MAY : EACH WEEK

  • May 2 – 10 : National Tourism Week
  • May 3 – 9 : Be Kind To Animals Week
  • May 3 – 9 : Drinking Water Week
  • May 3 – 9 : National Pet Week
  • May 3 – 9 : National Post Card Week
  • May 3 – 9 : National Raisin Week
  • May 4 – 10 : National Wildflower Week
  • May 6 – 12 : Nurses Week
  • May 16 – 22 : National Safe Boating Week
  • May 18 – 25 : National Backyard Games Week
  • May 22 – 24 : National Polka Weekend

CELEBRATE IN MAY : THE DAYS

  • May 1 : May Day
  • May 1 : Mother Goose Day
  • May 1 : National Purebred Dog Day
  • May 2 : Free Comic Book Day
  • May 2 : Join Hands Day
  • May 2 : National Scrapbooking Day
  • May 2 : World Naked Gardening Day
  • May 3 : Garden Meditation Day
  • May 3 : National Two Different Colored Shoes Day
  • May 3 : World Laughter Day
  • May 4 : International Respect for Chickens Day
  • May 4 : Star Wars Day
  • May 5 : Cinco De Mayo
  • May 6 : National Teacher’s Day
  • May 6 : No Diet Day
  • May 8 : National Animal Disaster Preparedness Day
  • May 8 : No Socks Day
  • May 9 : Mother Ocean Day
  • May 10 : Mother’s Day
  • May 10 : Stay Up All Night Day
  • May 11 : Eat What You Want Day
  • May 12 : National Nutty Fudge Day
  • May 13 : Leprechaun Day
  • May 13 : Receptionists Day
  • May 14 : National Chicken Dance Day
  • May 15 : Endangered Species Day
  • May 15 : National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day
  • May 16 : Armed Forces Day
  • May 16 : Mimosa Day
  • May 16 : National Piercing Day
  • May 16 : Sea Monkey Day
  • May 18 : I Love Reeses Day
  • May 18 : Visit Your Relatives Day
  • May 19 : May Ray Day
  • May 21 : One Day Without Shoes Day
  • May 22 : Don’t Fry Day
  • May 23 : World Turtle Day
  • May 25 : Buddah Day
  • May 25 : Memorial Day
  • May 25 : Nerd Pride Day or Geek Pride Day
  • May 29 : Learn About Composting Day
  • May 29 : Put A Pillow On Your Fridge Day
  • May 30 : Mint Julep Day
  • May 30 : Water a Flower Day
  • May 31 : Macaroon Day

what will you be celebrating in may?

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