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Tell a Story Month

Tell A Story Month unfolds every May, inviting storytellers of all ages to weave tales that captivate and inspire. Unlike some themed months, this creative celebration remains an annual highlight, offering a consistent platform for people to unleash their imaginations and share the magic of storytelling.

Event Series UN Global World Safety Week

UN Global World Safety Week

UN Global Road Safety Week is set to take place from May 15th to May 21st this year, dedicated to raising awareness and advocating for road safety on a global scale. Unlike fixed-date observances, UN Global Road Safety Week moves annually, falling on these dates to mobilise action and promote road safety initiatives worldwide.

International Day of Living Together In Peace

International Day of Living Together In Peace takes place on 16th May, providing a global platform to promote peace, tolerance, inclusion, understanding, and solidarity among individuals and communities. This significant day occurs on the same date every year, offering a consistent opportunity to foster a culture of peace and harmony worldwide.

Freelance Heroes Day

Freelance Heroes Day takes place on 16th May, celebrating the vibrant community of freelancers and independent professionals worldwide. This special day occurs annually on the same date, providing a consistent opportunity to recognize and honour the contributions of freelancers to the economy and society

Global Accessibility Awareness Day

Global Accessibility Awareness Day (GAAD) takes place on the third Thursday of May each year, serving as a worldwide initiative to raise awareness about digital accessibility and inclusion for people with disabilities. This important day provides an annual opportunity to advocate for accessible technology and design practices that ensure everyone can fully participate in the digital world.

Virtual Assistants Day

Virtual Assistant Day arrives on the third Friday of May each year, celebrating the invaluable contributions of virtual assistants in workplaces around the world. Whether you rely on virtual assistants for administrative support, scheduling, or project management, this day is dedicated to recognising their hard work and dedication.

International Human Resources Day

International Human Resources Day is commemorated on the 20th of May each year, recognising the invaluable contributions of HR professionals worldwide. Unlike some other awareness days, International Human Resources Day maintains a fixed date, providing an annual occasion to honour the dedication, expertise, and innovation within the HR field.

World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development

World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development illuminates on 21st May, heralding a celebration of the rich tapestry of human cultures and the importance of dialogue for fostering mutual understanding and sustainable development. This observance, steadfastly observed on the same day every year, invites individuals worldwide to embrace diversity, cultivate empathy, and build bridges across cultures.

World Goth Day

World Goth Day casts its shadow on 22nd May, celebrating the dark and diverse subculture that embraces all things Gothic. Unlike some observances, World Goth Day emerges from the shadows on the same date every year, inviting Goths and Goth enthusiasts worldwide to unite in celebration of their unique style and interests.

Geek Pride Day

Geek Pride Day powers up on 25th May, celebrating all things geeky and embracing the vibrant culture of fandom, creativity, and innovation. Unlike some observances, Geek Pride Day lights up the calendar on the same date every year, inviting geeks, nerds, and enthusiasts of every stripe to revel in their passions and obsessions.

Birmingham Pride

Birmingham Pride bursts into vibrant celebration from 25th to 26th May, igniting the streets with a dazzling display of diversity, inclusivity, and LGBTQ+ pride. Unlike some events, Birmingham Pride paints the city in rainbow colours on the same dates every year, inviting people of all backgrounds and identities to come together and celebrate love, equality, and acceptance.

World Dracula Day

World Dracula Day emerges from the shadows on 26th May, paying homage to the iconic character and the rich legacy of Gothic literature. Unlike some observances, World Dracula Day marks its presence on the same date each year, inviting fans of the macabre and enthusiasts of vampire lore to sink their teeth into the mysteries of the night.

International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers

International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers falls on the 29th of May each year, serving as a poignant tribute to the men and women who have served in UN peacekeeping operations around the world. Unlike some other awareness days, the International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers is a fixed date, providing an annual opportunity to honour their dedication, courage, and sacrifice.

Web Designer Day

Web Designer Day, a celebration of creativity and innovation in the digital realm, lights up screens on the 31st of May each year, honouring the talented individuals who bring websites to life with their design prowess. Whether you're a seasoned web designer, an aspiring creator, or simply appreciate the artistry behind stunning websites, this day is for you.

Global Day of Parents

Global Day of Parents takes place on the 1st of June each year, providing an opportunity to honour parents worldwide for their selfless dedication and unwavering love. This special day remains fixed on the calendar, allowing families everywhere to come together and express gratitude for the invaluable role parents play in shaping the lives of their children.

Say Something Nice Day

Say Something Nice Day takes place on the 1st of June each year, offering a gentle reminder to spread kindness and positivity through heartfelt words and gestures. This uplifting day remains consistent on the calendar, providing an annual opportunity for people to brighten someone's day with a simple compliment or expression of appreciation.

Pride Month

Pride Month takes place on every June, celebrating the LGBTQ+ community worldwide. While the specific events and dates may vary across different regions and cities, the spirit of Pride remains constant, advocating for equality, diversity, and acceptance. Whether it's a vibrant parade, educational workshops, or community gatherings, Pride Month offers a platform to amplify LGBTQ+ voices and celebrate the progress made towards a more inclusive society.

Volunteers’ Week

Volunteers Week starts on the first Monday in June each year, providing a dedicated time to celebrate and recognise the invaluable contributions of volunteers. While the week's starting day may vary annually, Volunteers Week consistently kicks off on the first Monday of June, ensuring a unified opportunity to honour the selfless efforts of volunteers nationwide.

International Day of Innocent Children Victims of Aggression

International Day of Innocent Children Victims of Aggression takes place on the 4th of June every year. This important day remains fixed annually, providing a consistent opportunity to raise awareness and support for the innocent child victims affected by aggression around the world.

Event Series Consultants Day

Consultants Day

Consultants Day takes place on the first thursday of June every year. It is an observance that celebrates and acknowledges the contributions of consultants and the consulting profession. It provides an opportunity to recognize the expertise, skills, and value that consultants bring to various industries and organizations.

National Best Friends Day

National Best Friends Day takes place on 8th June each year, celebrating the special bond shared between best friends. This delightful day is observed annually on the same date, providing the perfect occasion to honour and appreciate your closest companions.

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