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May Day in India

May Day, or Labor Day, is a public holiday in many countries worldwide. It usually occurs around May 1, but the date varies across countries. It is associated with the start of spring as well as the celebration of workers.

Is May Day a Public Holiday?

May Day is not a public holiday. Businesses have normal opening hours.

May Day, known as Labor Day in some countries, is a day of rest and is usually held in the spring.

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About May Day

Read more about May Day.

May Day Observances

Holiday currently only shown for years 2015–2021.

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2015FriMay 1May DayObservance
2016SunMay 1May DayObservance
2017MonMay 1May DayObservance
2018TueMay 1May DayObservance
2019WedMay 1May DayObservance
2020FriMay 1May DayObservance
2021SatMay 1May DayObservance

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