Jewish Calendar

A list of Jewish holidays for the Jewish years 2017-2018

The Jewish calendar is both solar and lunar, consisting of 12 months of either 29 or 30 days. The Jewish year (5777, 5778 etc.) begins on Rosh Hashanah and ends just before the following Rosh Hashanah.

All holidays begin at sundown on the start date listed and end at sundown on the end date listed.

5777 (2017)

Passover
April 10-18, 2017

Yom Hashoah (Holocaust Memorial Day)
April 23-24, 2017

Yom Hazikaron, Israeli Memorial Day
April 30-May 1, 2017

Yom Haatzmaut (Israeli Independence Day)
May 1-2, 2017

Lag B’Omer
May 2-3, 2017

Yom Yerushalayim (Jerusalem Day)
May 23-24, 2017

Shavuot
May 30-June 1, 2017

17th of Tammuz
July 10-11, 2017

Tisha B’Av
July 31- Aug. 1, 2017

Tu B’Av
Aug. 6-7, 2017

5778 (2017-18)

Rosh Hashanah
Sept. 20-22, 2017

Fast of Gedaliah
Sept. 23-24, 2017

Yom Kippur
Sept. 29-30, 2017

Sukkot
Oct. 4-11, 2017

Shemini Atzeret
Oct. 11-12, 2017

Simchat Torah
Oct. 12-13, 2017

Hanukkah
Dec. 12 – 20, 2017

Tu Bishvat
Jan. 30-31, 2017

Purim
Feb. 28 – March 1, 2018

Passover
March 30 – April 7, 2018

Yom Hashoah (Holocaust Memorial Day)
April 10-11, 2018

Yom Hazikaron, Israeli Memorial Day
April 17-18, 2018

Yom Haatzmaut (Israeli Independence Day)
April 18-19, 2018

Lag B’Omer
May 2-3, 2018

Yom Yerushalayim (Jerusalem Day)
May 12-13, 2018

Shavuot
May 19-21, 2018

Tisha B’Av
July 21-22, 2018

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