57 Ideas for May Holidays

by Liz Crider Huff Second Street

Monthly Holidays in May

Barbecue Month

stlpd grill friend

Golf Month

golf giveaway

Military Appreciation Month

  • Military History Quiz
  • Salute to Veterans Sweepstakes
  • Honoring Our Heroes Photo Contest

topeka heroes photo contest

Daily Holidays in May

May 1

New Home Owners Day

  • Mortgage for a Year Giveaway (turnkey available)
  • What’s On Your New-Home Wishlist? Poll
  • Are You Ready to Buy a Home? Quiz
  • chym home real estate quiz

May 2

Baby Day

WMEE Cutest Baby Contest

May 5

Cinco De Mayo

  • What Kind of Margarita are You? (turnkey available)
  • Best Place to Celebrate Cinco De Mayo? Poll
  • Cinco De Mayo Giveaway
  • kclr clearo de mayo

May 6

Beverage Day

May 12

International Nurses Day

  • Salute to Nurses Ballot
  • Do You Have What it Takes to be a Nurse? Quiz
  • Favorite Nurses Photo Contest
  • wcpo nurse photo contest

May 13

Mother’s Day (also my birthday!)

ky3 mothers day quiz

May 15

Chocolate Chip Day

  • Chocolate Chip Recipe Contest
  • Best Way to Eat Chocolate Chips Poll

chocolate chip poll

May 16

Drawing Day

  • Name that Famous Artist Quiz
  • Coloring Contest Photo Contest
  • Topeka Coloring Contest

May 17

World Baking Day

  • Baking Recipe Contest
  • Best Bakers in [City] Ballot
  • Are You a Baking Expert? Quiz

baking quiz

May 18

Bike to Work Day

  • Are You a Bike Master? Quiz
  • How Often do You Bike Ride? Poll
  • Win a Bicycle Sweepstakes

opelika bike month sweeps

Pizza Party Day

  • Share Your Pizza Party Photo Contest
  • Win a Pizza Party Sweepstakes

office pizza party sweeps

May 25

Wine Day

  • Wine Tour Sweepstakes
  • What’s Your Favorite Type of Wine Poll
  • Best Wineries Ballot
  • Test Your Wine Knowledge Quiz (turnkey available)

Wine Quiz

May 27

Sunscreen Day

  • Sunscreen: Fact or Fiction? Quiz
  • Do You Wear Sunscreen? Poll

sunscreen poll

May 28

Hamburger Day

  • Best Burgers in [City] Ballot
  • Say Cheese(Burger) Photo Contest
  • Best Burger Toppings Poll
  • Burgers for a Year Sweepstakes
  • Name That Burger Quiz
  • gambit burger quiz

May 30

Senior Health & Fitness Day

  • Best Senior Fitness Gym in [City] Poll
  • What’s Your Senior Health IQ? Quiz

senior health quiz

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