Events worldwide

All major events throughout the world

Main world events in May 2018

1st of May

May Day – Labor Day - westernised countries in the northern hemisphere

May Day - Lily of the Valley (France)

2nd of May

DLD (Digital-Life-Design), New York (USA)

3rd of May

World Press Freedom Day

4th of May

Horse Racing - Kentucky Derby, Louisville/Kentucky (USA) - until May 5th

Ice hockey IIHF World Championship, Copenhagen, Herning (Denmark) - until May 20th

Beijing Auto Show 2018, China International Exhibition Center, Beijing (China) - started April 25th

5th of May

IDM - International Day of the Midwife

Horse Racing - Kentucky Derby, Louisville/Kentucky (USA) - started May 4th

7th of May

8th of May

Time of Remembrance and Reconciliation for Those Who Lost Their Lives During the Second World War

Cannes Film Festival (France) - until May 19th

Eurovision Song Contest 2018: Lisbon - Semi-final 1

9th of May

Time of Remembrance and Reconciliation for Those Who Lost Their Lives During the Second World War

10th of May

World Migratory Bird Day

Eurovision Song Contest 2018: Lisbon - Semi-final 2

Ascension Day (The Solemnity of the Ascension of the Lord)

11th of May

World Migratory Bird Day 

Bath International Music Festival (England) - until May 27th

12th of May

Prague Spring International Music Festival (Czech Republic) - until June 3rd

Eurovision Song Contest 2018: Lisbon - Final

International Nurses Day - celebrated around the world

Chance Fashion’s 2018 Swimwear Edition - Broadway/Seattle/WA (USA)

13th of May

15th of May

International Day of Families

CeBIT, The Global Business Technology, Sydney (Australia) - until May 17th

The Wall Street Journal CEO Council Annual Meeting, Tokyo (Japan)

16th of May

Ramadan - until June 14th

European Museum Night - until May 19th

UEFA Europa League Final, Décines-Charpieu (France)

17th of May

CeBIT, The Global Business Technology, Sydney (Australia) - started May 15th

19th of May

Football - FA Cup final and Scottish Cup final, Wembley Stadium/London (UK)

Cannes Film Festival (France) - started May 8th

European Museum Night - started May 16th

20st of May

Ice hockey IIHF World Championship, Copenhagen, Herning (Denmark) - started May 4th

21st of May

French Tennis Open, Paris Roland Garros (France) - until June 10th

22nd of May

International Day for Biological Diversity

23rd of May

International Day to End Obstetric Fistula

24th of May

25th of May

European Neighbours' Day

26th of May

(Soccer) UEFA Champions League final, Kiev (Ukraine)

27th of May

Monaco F1 Grand Prix (Monaco)

Roland Garros, Stade Roland Garros, Paris (Francia) - until June 6th

Bath International Music Festival (England) - started May 11th

IndyCar Indianapolis 500 (United States)

28th of May

29th of May

International Day of UN Peacekeepers

30st of May

Distortion - emerging dance music and orchestrated chaos, Copenhagen (Denmark) - until June 3rd

IndyCar Indianapolis 500, United States

31st of May

World No-Tobacco Day