May 6, 2018

National Infertility Survival Day


National Infertility Survival Day is an annual holiday to be celebrated on the first Sunday in May, the Sunday before Mother's Day, to raise awareness of infertility and related issues. The day was created by Beverly Barna, author of Infertility Sucks! Keeping it All Together When Sperm and Egg Stubbornly Remain Apart, in 2004.

National Nurses Day


National Nurses Day is observed annually on May 6, the start of National Nursing Week. The United States celebrates National Nursing Week each year from beginning on May 6 and ending on May 12, the birthday of Florence Nightingale, the founder of modern nursing.

National Beverage Day


Enjoy a hot, cold, blended, shaken, alcoholic, non-alcoholic, sweet, sour, smooth, dry, freshly squeezed, or frozen beverage.

National Crepe Suzette Day


Crepe Suzette a thin French dessert pancake with a brandy and citrus sauce, usually set aflame when served.

National Start Seeing Monarchs Day


National Start Seeing Monarchs Days is observed annually on the first Saturday in May to celebrate the Monarch butterfly.

National Homebrew Day


In 1988, May 7 was announced before Congress as National Homebrew Day. The American Homebrewers Association created Big Brew to celebrate National Homebrew Day each year on the first Saturday in May.