10 Odd Holidays To Celebrate In May



April is finally over and May is officially here. The month of May usually kicks off a lot of celebration seasons. From graduations, prom, to banquets, there are a lot of events to celebrate in May. While many of us are aware of the popular holidays such as Mother’s Day, Cinco de Mayo and Memorial Day that we traditionally celebrate in May, there are quite a few odd holidays this month that many people may not be aware of. Let’s take a look at a few odd holidays you can celebrate this May.

Hug Your Cat Day

If you’re a cat lover, then this day is made for you. May 3rd is National Hug Your Cat Day. So give your feline friend some extra love.

Star Wars Day

May 4th is Star Wars Day. Fans of the popular film franchise get to show their love for their favorite film on this day. Grab your light sabers and May the Fourth be with you.

National Hoagie Day

While many of us are aware that May 5th is Cinco de Mayo, there’s also another holiday to celebrate on that day. May 5 is also National Hoagie Day. Grab your favorite lunch meat and make a delicious hoagie sandwich!

Lost Sock Memorial Day

Every now and then while doing laundry, our socks end up missing. Pay homage to all of your lost socks on May 9, National Lost Sock Memorial Day.

Clean Your Room Day

Spring cleaning is the season for everyone to get rid of old clutter and junk in their houses. May 10 is National Clean Your Room Day.

Eat What You Want Day

Are you on a diet and looking for any excuse to have a cheat day? Well, May 11 is the day for you. It’s National Eat What You Want Day. Just make sure to not over do it on too much food.

Dance Like A Chicken Day

With all of the crazy dances find viral on social media, you can honor an old school dance. May 14 is National Dance Like A Chicken Day. Put on your favorite song and get to clucking!

Chocolate Chip Day

Indulge in your favorite cookie on May 15 buy celebrating National Chocolate Chip Day. This is the perfect excuse to eat nothing but chocolate chip cookies, and treats.

Pack Rat Day

Do you know someone that has a hard time of letting old collectibles and items go? You can make them feel good about all of the junk they collect on May 17, National Pack Rat Day.

Buy An Instrument Day

If you’ve ever wanted to tap into your musical side, May 22 is the perfect day. Visit your local music store and buy that one instrument you’ve always wanted.