The first of May is May Day. In the northern hemisphere May Day is the celebration of the beginning of Spring with traditions of dancing the Maypole and crowning of the Queen of the May.
In many countries, May Day is a day for workers rights. In Hawaii, May Day is also known as Lei Day – so you could have an Hawaiian Party
May Party Ideas
- Eurovision Party have a Eurovision party and share the mood
Famous May Birthdays
Have a party to celebrate the birthdays of these famous people or characters. Like current birthday, you can have them on the nearest weekend.
- 11 May – Salvador Dali
- 13 May – Arthur Sullivan – of Gilbert and Sullivan
- 14 May – George Lucas – Star Wars Party
- 16 May – Liberace
- 20 May – Cher
- 22 May – Sir Arthur Conan Doyle – Sherlock Holmes – have a Mystery or Whodunit Party
- 28 May – Kylie Minogue – plenty of dress-ups and karaoke, or go further back and have a Scott and Charlene wedding. Did you know that you can still do Neighbours tours in Melbourne?
See themes for other months
- January Party Ideas January is the start of a new year and mid-winter..
- February Party Ideas
- March Party Ideas
- April Party Ideas includes Easter, plus lots of TV soap birthdays
- May Party Ideas
- June Party Ideas
- July Party Ideas
- August Party Ideas
- September Party Ideas Pirate Paaarghties and more
- October Party Ideas Oktoberfest and Halloween with lots in between
- November Party Ideas starts with Guy Fawkes Night
- December Party Ideas more than Christmas