Marvelous May Day!

Flowers, Baskets, May Poles and More!
What’s Not to Love About May Day?

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Fun Facts about May Day:

    • Historians trace the roots of May Day back to an ancient Celtic celebration called the Feast of Beltane.
    • The Romans named it Floralia.
    • In many places around the world, on May Day kids grab the ribbons and dance around the maypole.
    • In Hawaii, May Day is called Lei Day.
    • In some countries, May Day is a public holiday modeled on Labor Day in the United States.
    • The distress signal “mayday” has nothing to do with May Day. It’s actually comes from the french venez m’aider,  that means “come help me.” 

The History of May Day

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To learn more about the history of May Day,
visit the “May Day. . .A Brief History”
article in the Kidcreate Blog.

Click here to go to the article.

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Visit our May Day Pinterest Board for fun May Day ideas! 

Follow Kidcreate Studio’s board May Day on Pinterest.

Kidcreate Studio is an art studio just for kids that offers children’s art classes,
camps and art-themed birthday parties for children ages 18 months through 12 years.
Making a mess is the best at Kidcreate!

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