May: List of Monthlong Observances

The month of May has 145 associated awareness designations and observances, shown below. There are also 1042 individual days during the month with holidays scheduled.

1.

National Pet Month

#NationalPetMonth #PetMonth

2.

National Strawberry Month

#NationalStrawberryMonth #StrawberryMonth

Food / Drink
3.

National Hamburger Month

#NationalHamburgerMonth #HamburgerMonth #NationalBurgerMonth

Food / Drink
4.

MerMay

#MerMay #MerMay2023

The Arts
5.

National Gazpacho Aficionado Month

#NationalGazpachoAficionadoMo… #GazpachoAficionadoMonth

Food / Drink
6.

National Tennis Month

#NationalTennisMonth #TennisMonth

7.

National Military Appreciation Month

#NationalMilitaryAppreciation… #MilitaryAppreciationMonth

Military
8.

National Egg Month

#NationalEggMonth #EggMonth

Food / Drink
9.

International Mediterranean Diet Month

#MediterraneanDietMonth #InternationalMediterraneanDi… #NationalMediterraneanDietMon…

Food / Drink
10.

National Salad Month

#NationalSaladMonth #SaladMonth

Food / Drink
11.

National Barbecue Month

#NationalBarbecueMonth #BarbecueMonth #NationalBarbequeMonth

Food / Drink
12.

National Vinegar Month

#NationalVinegarMonth #VinegarMonth

Food / Drink
13.

National Salsa Month

#NationalSalsaMonth #SalsaMonth

Food / Drink
14.

National Sweet Vidalia Onion Month

#VidaliaOnionMonth

Food / Drink
15.

National Asparagus Month

#NationalAsparagusMonth #AsparagusMonth

Food / Drink
16.

Zombie Awareness Month

#ZombieAwarenessMonth #NationalZombieAwarenessMonth

17.

Oregon Wine Month

#OregonWineMonth #OregonWineMonth2023

Food / Drink
18.

National Chocolate Custard Month

#NationalChocolateCustardMonth #ChocolateCustardMonth

Food / Drink
19.

Heal the Children Month

Food / Drink
20.

National Duckling Month

#NationalDucklingMonth #DucklingMonth

Food / Drink
21.

Brain Tumor Awareness Month

#BrainTumorAwarenessMonth #NationalBrainTumorAwarenessM… #BTAM2023

22.

Finger Lakes Wine Month

#FingerLakesWineMonth

Food / Drink
23.

National Foster Care Month

#NationalFosterCareMonth #FosterCareMonth

24.

Older Americans Month

#OlderAmericansMonth #NationalOlderAmericansMonth

Health
25.

Frankie Month

#FrankieMonth

The Arts
26.

International Respect for Chickens Month

#InternationalRespectForChick… #RespectForChickensMonth

27.

National Inventors Month

#NationalInventorsMonth #InventorsMonth

28.

National Small Business Month

#NationalSmallBusinessMonth #SmallBusinessMonth

29.

World Trade Month

#WorldTradeMonth #TradeMonth

30.

National Neurofibromatosis Month

#NationalNeurofibromatosisMon… #NeurofibromatosisMonth #NationalNFMonth

Health
31.

American Wetlands Month

#AmericanWetlandsMonth

32.

Mental Health Awareness Month

#MentalHealthAwarenessMonth #NationalMentalHealthAwarenes… #NationalMentalHealthMonth

33.

World Wrestling Month

#WorldWrestlingMonth #WrestlingMonth

34.

Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month

#AsianAmericanAndPacificIslan… #AsianAmericanHeritageMonth

Travel / Lodging
35.

National Crime Reading Month

#NationalCrimeReadingMonth #CrimeReadingMonth

36.

Gin A Day May

#GinADayMay

Nightlife
37.

Lyme Disease Awareness Month

#LymeDiseaseAwarenessMonth #NationalLymeDiseaseAwareness…

Health
38.

Vasculitis Awareness Month

#VasculitisAwarenessMonth #VAM2023

Health
39.

National Travel Advisor Month

#TravelAdvisorMonth

Travel / Lodging
40.

National Teen Self-Esteem Month

#NationalTeenSelfEsteemMonth #TeenSelfEsteemMonth

41.

Tavern Month

#TavernMonth #NationalTavernMonth

Nightlife
42.

NEC Awareness Month

#NECAwarenessMonth

Health
43.

Behcet's Awareness Month

#BehçetsAwarenessMonth #NationalBehçetsAwarenes…

Health
44.

Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome Awareness Month

#EhlersDanlosSyndromeAwarenes… #EhlersDanlosSyndromeMonth #EDSAwarenessMonth

Health
45.

Prader-Willi Syndrome Awareness Month

#PraderWilliSyndromeAwareness… #PWSAwarenessMonth #PWSMonth

Health
46.

Preeclampsia Awareness Month

#PreeclampsiaAwarenessMonth #PreeclampsiaMonth

Health
47.

Breathe Easy Month

#BreatheEasyMonth

Health
48.

FaeMay

#FaeMay #FaeMay2023

49.

International Internal Audit Awareness Month

#InternationalInternalAuditAw… #InternalAuditAwarenessMonth #IIAMay

50.

Teen Pregnancy Prevention Month

#TeenPregnancyPreventionMonth #NationalTeenPregnancyPrevent… #NTPPM

51.

National Drinking Water Month

#NationalDrinkingWaterMonth #DrinkingWaterMonth

Food / Drink
52.

Food Allergy Action Month

#FoodAllergyMonth #FoodAllergyActionMonth

Food / Drink
53.

Apraxia Awareness Month

#ApraxiaAwarenessMonth #ApraxiaMonth

Health
54.

Li-Fraumeni Syndrome Awareness Month

#LFSAwarenessMonth #LiFraumeniSyndromeAwarenessM…

Health
55.

Sturge-Weber Syndrome Awareness Month

#SturgeWeberSyndromeAwareness…

Health
56.

Williams Syndrome Awareness Month

#WilliamsSyndromeAwarenessMon… #WilliamsSyndromeMonth #WSAwarenessMonth

Health
57.

Better Hearing and Speech Month

#BetterHearingAndSpeechMonth #NationalBetterHearingAndSpee… #BHSM

58.

Cystic Fibrosis Awareness Month

#CysticFibrosisAwarenessMonth #CFAwarenessMonth #NationalCysticFibrosisAwaren…

59.

Disability Insurance Awareness Month

#DisabilityInsuranceAwareness… #NationalDisabilityInsuranceA… #DIAM

60.

Get Caught Reading Month

#GetCaughtReadingMonth #NationalGetCaughtReadingMonth

61.

Jewish American Heritage Month

#JewishAmericanHeritageMonth #NationalJewishAmericanHerita…

62.

National Photography Month

#NationalPhotographyMonth #PhotographyMonth #NationalPhotoMonth

63.

National Water Safety Month

#NationalWaterSafetyMonth #WaterSafetyMonth #NWSM

64.

Necrotizing Fasciitis Awareness Month

65.

World Maternal Mental Health Month

#MaternalMentalHealthMonth #PerinatalDepressionAwareness…

66.

National Artisan Gelato Month

#NationalArtisanGelatoMonth #NationalGelatoMonth

Food / Drink
67.

National Loaded Potato Month

#NationalLoadedPotatoMonth #LoadedPotatoMonth

Food / Drink
68.

Amaranth Month

#AmaranthMonth

Food / Drink
69.

National Masturbation Month

#NationalMasturbationMonth #MasturbationMonth

Nightlife
70.

PTEN Hamartoma Tumor Syndrome Awareness Month

#PTENAwarenessMth

Health
71.

Cystinosis Awareness Month

#CystinosisAwarenessMonth

Health
72.

International Doula Month

#InternationalDoulaMonth #DoulaMonth

Health
73.

International Month of Awareness for Vascular Birthmarks

#VBFMonthOfAwareness

Health
74.

Myositis Awareness Month

#MyositisAwarenessMonth #MyositisMonth

Health
75.

National Stop the Bleed Month

#NationalStopTheBleedMonth #StopTheBleedMonth #NSTBM

Health
76.

May Sketch a Day

#MaySketchADay

The Arts
77.

Arabian Horse Month

#ArabianHorseMonth

78.

Arthritis Awareness Month

#ArthritisAwarenessMonth #NationalArthritisAwarenessMo…

79.

Asthma Awareness Month

#AsthmaAwarenessMonth #NationalAsthmaAwarenessMonth

80.

Awareness of Medical Orphans Month

81.

Better Sleep Month

#BetterSleepMonth #NationalBetterSleepMonth

82.

Bladder Cancer Awareness Month

#BladderCancerAwarenessMonth

83.

Building Safety Month

#BuildingSafetyMonth #NationalBuildingSafetyMonth

84.

Clean Air Month

#CleanAirMonth #NationalCleanAirMonth

85.

Electromagnetic Radiation Awareness Month

#EMRAwarenessMonth

86.

Exercise is Medicine Month

#ExerciseIsMedicineMonth #NationalExerciseMonth

87.

Family Wellness Month

#FamilyWellnessMonth #NationalFamilyWellnessMonth

88.

Gardening for Wildlife Month

89.

Gifts From the Garden Month

#GiftsFromTheGardenMonth

90.

Global Employee Health and Fitness Month

#GlobalEmployeeHealthAndFitne… #EmployeeHealthAndFitnessMonth #GEHFM

91.

Global Youth Traffic Safety Month

#GlobalYouthTrafficSafetyMonth #NationalYouthTrafficSafetyMo… #YouthTrafficSafetyMonth

92.

Haitian Heritage Month

#HaitianHeritageMonth

93.

Healthy Vision and Ultraviolet Awareness Month

#NationalHealthyVisionMonth #HealthyVisionMonth

94.

Home Schooling Awareness Month

#HomeSchoolingAwarenessMonth

95.

Huntington's Disease Awareness Month

#HuntingtonsDiseaseAwarenessM…

96.

International Business Image Improvement Month

#InternationalBusinessImageIm…

97.

International Civility Awareness Month

#InternationalCivilityAwarene…

98.

International Drum Month

#InternationalDrumMonth #DrumMonth

99.

International Roller Derby Month

100.

International Victorious Woman Month

#InternationalVictoriousWoman…

101.

Labor History Month

#LaborHistoryMonth #NationalLaborHistoryMonth

102.

Latino Books Month

#LatinoBooksMonth

103.

Law Enforcement Appreciation Month (Florida)

#LawEnforcementAppreciationMo…

104.

MCS-Awareness Month

#MCSAwarenessMonth

105.

Melanoma/Skin Cancer Detection and Prevention Month

#SkinCancerDetectionAndPreven…

106.

Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month

#MotorcycleSafetyAwarenessMon… #NationalMotorcycleSafetyAwar…

107.

National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month

#NationalAsthmaAndAllergyAwar… #AsthmaAndAllergyAwarenessMon… #AsthmaAwarenessMonth

108.

National Bicycle Safety Month

#NationalBicycleSafetyMonth #BicycleSafetyMonth

109.

National Bike Month

#NationalBikeMonth #BikeMonth

110.

National Chip Your Pet Month

#NationalChipYourPetMonth #ChipYourPetMonth #MicrochipYourPetMonth

111.

National Comfort Month

#NationalComfortMonth

112.

National Community Action Month

#NationalCommunityActionMonth #CommunityActionMonth

113.

National Correct Posture Month

#NationalCorrectPostureMonth #CorrectPostureMonth

114.

National Digestive Diseases Awareness Month

#DigestiveDiseasesAwarenessMo…

115.

National GBS-CIDP Awareness Month

#GBSCIDPAwarenessMonth

116.

National Good Car Keeping Month

#NationalGoodCarKeepingMonth #GoodCarKeepingMonth

117.

National Hair Loss Awareness Month

#NationalHairLossAwarenessMon… #HairLossAwarenessMonth

118.

National Hepatitis Awareness Month

#HepatitisAwarenessMonth #HepAwarenessMonth #NationalHepatitisAwarenessMo…

119.

National High Blood Pressure Education Month

#NationalHighBloodPressureEdu… #HighBloodPressureEducationMo… #BloodPressureEducationMonth

120.

National Historic Preservation Month

#NationalHistoricPreservation… #HistoricPreservationMonth #NationalPreservationMonth

121.

National Law Enforcement Appreciation Month

#NationalLawEnforcementApprec… #LawEnforcementAppreciationMo…

122.

National Lupus Awareness Month

#NationalLupusAwarenessMonth #LupusAwarenessMonth

123.

National Meditation Month

#NationalMeditationMonth #MeditationMonth

124.

National Moving Month

#NationalMovingMonth #MovingMonth

125.

National Osteoporosis Awareness and Prevention Month

#NationalOsteoporosisAwarenes… #OsteoporosisAwarenessAndPrev… #NationalOsteoporosisMonth

126.

National Physical Fitness and Sports Month

#NationalPhysicalFitnessAndSp… #PhysicalFitnessAndSportsMonth #NationalPhysicalFitnessMonth

127.

National Revise Your Work Schedule Month

#ReviseYourWorkScheduleMonth

128.

National Stroke Awareness Month

#NationalStrokeAwarenessMonth #StrokeAwarenessMonth #AmericanStrokeMonth

129.

National Toddler Immunization Month

#ToddlerImmunizationMonth #NationalToddlerImmunizationM…

130.

National Toxic Encephalopathy and Chemical Injury Awareness Month

#ToxicEncephalopathyAndChemic…

131.

National Trauma Awareness Month

#NationalTraumaAwarenessMonth #TraumaAwarenessMonth

132.

National Tuberous Sclerosis Awareness Month

#TuberousSclerosisAwarenessMo… #TSCAwarenessMonth

133.

Personal History Awareness Month

#PersonalHistoryAwarenessMonth #PersonalHistoryMonth

134.

REACT Month

#REACTMonth

135.

Teen CEO Month

#TeenCEOMonth

136.

Veterinary Nurse Awareness Month

#VeterinaryNurseAwarenessMonth #VNAwarenessMonth #NationalVNAwarenessMonth

137.

Womens Health Month

#WomensHealthMonth #NationalWomensHealthMonth #WomensHealthAwarenessMonth

138.

Young Achievers/Leaders of Tomorrow Month

139.

Digestive Diseases Awareness Month

#DigestiveDiseasesAwarenessMo…

Food / Drink
140.

Hemochromatosis Awareness Month (Canada)

#HemochromatosisAwarenessMonth

Health
141.

National Physiotherapy Month (Canada)

#NationalPhysiotherapyMonth #PhysiotherapyMonth #NationalPhysioMonth

Health
142.

Iowa Tourism Month

Travel / Lodging
143.

Celiac Awareness Month (Canada)

#CeliacAwarenessMonth #NationalCeliacAwarenessMonth

144.

Fallen First Responder Awareness Month (Texas)

145.

Indian Arrival Month (Caribbean)

#IndianArrivalMonth

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