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This is a [[calendar of events and festivals]] in the month of '''May'''.
 
This is a [[calendar of events and festivals]] in the month of '''May'''.
  
 
==Specific dates==
 
==Specific dates==
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*5 May 2007 -  '''Night of Museums''' [http://www.nacht-der-museen.de/] in [[Frankfurt]], [[Germany]]
 
*5 May 2007 -  '''Night of Museums''' [http://www.nacht-der-museen.de/] in [[Frankfurt]], [[Germany]]
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*29 May-10 June 2007. The '''Swansea Bay Film Festival''' [http://www.swanseafilmfestival.com/home.htm], Dylan Thomas Centre, [[Swansea]], [[UK]].  . One of the UK's largest international film festivals.  
 
*29 May-10 June 2007. The '''Swansea Bay Film Festival''' [http://www.swanseafilmfestival.com/home.htm], Dylan Thomas Centre, [[Swansea]], [[UK]].  . One of the UK's largest international film festivals.  
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*1 May 2007: '''Vesak Day''', [[Singapore]], [[Thailand]], [[Sri Lanka]]
 
*1 May 2007: '''Vesak Day''', [[Singapore]], [[Thailand]], [[Sri Lanka]]
  
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* May 1: '''May Day''' or '''Labor Day''', worldwide
 
* May 1: '''May Day''' or '''Labor Day''', worldwide
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* May 3: '''Polish Constitution Day'''. The most important holiday in [[Poland]], and on the weekend following the holiday, there are colorful parades in cities with large populations of people of Polish ancestry (such as [[Chicago]]).
 
* May 3: '''Polish Constitution Day'''. The most important holiday in [[Poland]], and on the weekend following the holiday, there are colorful parades in cities with large populations of people of Polish ancestry (such as [[Chicago]]).
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* May 5: '''Coronation Day''' is a public holiday in [[Thailand]]
 
* May 5: '''Coronation Day''' is a public holiday in [[Thailand]]
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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]]
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* 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 free eye check up day''' worldwide
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* May 6: '''international blood donation and free eye check up day''' worldwide
  
 
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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/
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*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/]
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*First full moon in May:
 
*First full moon in May:
 
** '''Vesak Day''' in [[Singapore]] and [[Sri Lanka]]
 
** '''Vesak Day''' in [[Singapore]] and [[Sri Lanka]]
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Revision as of 08:31, 15 June 2007

    This article is a travel topic

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

Contents

Specific dates

  • 29 May-10 June 2007. The Swansea Bay Film Festival [2], Dylan Thomas Centre, Swansea, UK. . One of the UK's largest international film festivals.

Every year

Fixed dates

  • May 1: May Day or Labor Day, worldwide
  • May 3: Polish Constitution Day. The most important holiday in Poland, and on the weekend following the holiday, there are colorful parades in cities with large populations of people of Polish ancestry (such as Chicago).
  • May 5: Coronation Day is a public holiday in Thailand
  • 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
  • May 6: international blood donation and free eye check up day worldwide

Movable dates

  • 8th day of the fourth lunar month (April/May): Cheung Chau Bun Festival in Hong Kong, [3]
  • First full moon in May:


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