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May Day

May Day

May Day is a public holiday, in some regions, usually celebrated on 1 May or the first Monday of May. It is an ancient festival marking the first day of summer, and a current traditional spring holiday in many European cultures. Dances, singing, and cake are usually part of the festivities.

Activity Ideas:

  • Have a go at our British seaside quiz to get a feel of summer – here
  • Soak up the sun with our sun-themed quiz – here
  • Make a sun shaped pin cushion – here
  • Explore what the summer season means to you with our seasons activity – here
  • Watch a Maypole dancing performance – here
  • Reminisce with a school Maypole celebration – here
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