14 Fun Holidays in May

There are so many reasons to celebrate this May! Here’s a list of fun holidays to observe this month, along with some ideas from Disney Family to help you and your little ones get creative!


May 1

Loyalty Day

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Celebrate a loyal friend by making this Best Friends Mug from The Good Dinosaur.


May 2

Baby Day

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Join The McStuffins family in celebrating their newest family member, or welcome home the new baby in your life with this printable coloring page.


Brothers and Sisters Day


We love brother and sister duos! Here just a few Disney and Disney•Pixar films featuring siblings that you can watch in honor of this day:

  • Frozen
  • The Aristocats
  • Peter Pan
  • A Bug’s Life
  • The Emperor’s New Groove
  • Lady and the Tramp
  • Mary Poppins
  • One Hundred and One Dalmatians
  • The Incredibles


May 3

Lumpy Rug Day


On this day, treat yourself to a delicious flatbread pizza inspired by Aladdin‘s Magic Carpet!


National Teacher’s Day


Recognize an amazing teacher with these Brave thank you cards.


May 4

May the Fourth

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Celebrate May the Fourth, a.k.a. Star Wars Day, by throwing a Star Wars: The Force Awakens Movie Night. And make sure to take a look at all of our fun Star Wars crafts and recipes!


Bird Day

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Craft a scrumptious treat for all of the birdies that live in your backyard with this Mickey Bird Feeder.


May 5

Oyster Day


Tastier than the real thing, Ariel’s Oyster Pearl Cookies are the most delicious way to celebrate Oyster Day!


May 6

Captain America: Civil War Opening Day


Although it’s technically not a holiday, there’s no better way to celebrate the weekend than taking in a great film! Make sure to share your #DisneyWeekend and tag us on Instagram @DisneyFamily!


Beverage Day

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Treat yourself to a smoothie snack in honor of Beverage Day! We chose Mowgli’s Pawpaw Smoothie, which is a tasty combination of papaya, strawberries, banana, milk, and peanut butter!


May 9

Lost Sock Memorial Day


This Chewbacca Sock Puppet craft is the perfect in memoriam to all of the socks you’ve ever lost.

May 20th

Pick Strawberries Day

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Make some delicious Strawberry Basil Mint Lemonade in honor of this day! Also, don’t forget to take a look at all of our strawberry recipes!

May 27

Alice Through the Looking Glass Opening Day

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Enjoy a fun family day by taking yours to see the new Alice film!

May 30

Water a Flower Day


Spend the some time tending to your house plants or garden! Water the flowers, and perhaps plant new ones. Spruce up the potted plants with our Princess Aurora’s Flower Pot craft, create the Tangled Golden Sun Flower Pot, or the Jack Skellington Flower Pot.


Don’t forget to share your #DisneyWeekend with us by tagging @DisneyFamily on Instagram!

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