Chakri Memorial Day is a public holiday in Thailand
สงกรานต์ is the Thai New Year (celebration dates are fixed, but vary slightly regionally)
ANZAC Day, a public holiday in Australia and New Zealand. Dawn and morning commemorative services at war memorials and other places in both countries as well as in Gallipoli in Turkey.
Greenery Day (みどりの日 Midori no hi), Japan
Walpurgis Night, celebrated in Sweden ( Valborgsmässoafton), Finland ( Vappu) and Germany ( Walpurgisnacht)
Buddha's birthday: The Buddha's birth, enlightenment and passing beyond life and death are all celebrated in Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Sri Lanka and Thailand, on the 15th day of the 6th month of the lunar calendar - which is usually in April according to the Gregorian calendar.
30th April (or Saturday 29th if 30th falls on a Sunday):
Queens Day, Netherlands
The starting day of
Golden Week in Japan, an extremely popular time to travel — best avoided as transport and accommodations are often booked solid
Kanamara Matsuri (金まら祭り), also known as the Iron Penis Festival, in Kawasaki, Japan
, in Carnival Jamaica
Carnival in US Virgin Islands
at Aintree Racecourse near Grand National Liverpool, England
, in London Marathon London, England
, in Cannes Film Festival Cannes, France
, in New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival New Orleans, USA Last weekend in April and first weekend in May.
, in The Merrie Monarch Festival Hilo, Hawaii