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* May 5: '''Children's Day''' (子供の日 ''Kodomo no hi''), also known as '''Boys' Day''' (端午の節句 ''Tango no Sekku''), [[Japan]]
 
* May 5: '''Children's Day''' (子供の日 ''Kodomo no hi''), also known as '''Boys' Day''' (端午の節句 ''Tango no Sekku''), [[Japan]]
 
* Until May 5: '''Golden Week''' in [[Japan]], an extremely popular time to travel — best avoided as transport and accommodations are often booked  solid
 
* Until May 5: '''Golden Week''' in [[Japan]], an extremely popular time to travel — best avoided as transport and accommodations are often booked  solid
* May 6: '''international blood donation and eye check up Day''' 
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*Early May: the '''Cathedral Quarter Arts Festival''' is held in [[Belfast]], [[Northern Ireland]].  http://www.cqaf.com/
 
*Early May: the '''Cathedral Quarter Arts Festival''' is held in [[Belfast]], [[Northern Ireland]].  http://www.cqaf.com/
 
*8th day of the fourth lunar month (April/May): '''Cheung Chau Bun Festival''' in [[Hong Kong]], [http://www.cheungchau.org/]
 
*8th day of the fourth lunar month (April/May): '''Cheung Chau Bun Festival''' in [[Hong Kong]], [http://www.cheungchau.org/]

Revision as of 14:08, 5 August 2005

This is a calendar of events and festivals in the month of May.

Specific dates

Every year

  • May 1: May Day or Labor Day, worldwide
  • May 3: Constitution Memorial Day (憲法記念日 Kenpo kinenbi), Japan
  • May 4: Bank Holiday (国民の休日), Japan
  • May 5: Children's Day (子供の日 Kodomo no hi), also known as Boys' Day (端午の節句 Tango no Sekku), Japan
  • Until May 5: Golden Week in Japan, an extremely popular time to travel — best avoided as transport and accommodations are often booked solid
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