May 6, 2021

National Bike To School Day

The first-ever National Bike to School Day took place on May 9, 2012, in coordination with the League of American Bicyclists' National Bike Month. National Bike to School Day provides an opportunity for schools across the country to join together to celebrate and to build off of the energy of National Bike Month.

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 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 Day of Reason

The National Day of Reason is a secular celebration for humanists, atheists, and other secularists and freethinkers in response to the National Day of Prayer. The day is celebrated on the first Thursday in May of every year. The purpose of the National Day of Reason is to celebrate reason, to raise public awareness about the persistent threat to religious liberty posed by government intrusion into the private sphere of worship, and to help build community among the non-religious in the United States.