May 2nd, Polish Flag Day

Celebrated on May 2nd, the Polish National Flag Day honours the white and red of the Polish coat of arms and flag. Displaying or wearing the national colours is  an expression of pride, patriotism, commitment and national unity, regardless of political views or affiliations.  It also the Day of Polonia and Poles Abroad, recognizing the accomplishments of estimated 20 million Poles or people of Polish origins living outside of the country.