All events are in Central time unless specified.

Tuesday, May 23

The Declaration of the Báb

Date: Time: All Day Location: this is an observance not an event
Holiday begins two hours and eleven minutes after sunset, which is the exact time the Báb made his declaration.

Ongoing Events

Kwanzaa

Date: Time: All Day Location: this is an observance not an event
Celebration of African-American culture, culminating in a communal feast called Karamu. Created by activist Maulana Karenga.

New Years Eve

Date: Time: 12:00 am–12:55 pm Location: this is an observance not an event
Day before the Calendar new year.

Mental Health Awareness Month

Date: Time: All Day Location: this is an observance not an event
May is a month of observance to the reality of living with mental illness. This month is a movement to raise awareness about mental health, fighting to remove stigma, provide support and educate on mental illness.

National Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month

Date: Time: All Day Location: this is an observance not an event
May is the month designated as Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, celebrating the achievements and the many contributions of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in the United States.