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Jewish Holiday Listings

Jewish Holidays

The tables of holidays below include the current year and 4 years into the future for the Diaspora. Download to your favorite desktop, mobile or web-based calendar, or make a custom calendar to select a different year or for advanced options such as candle-lighting times and Torah readings.All holidays begin at sundown on the evening before the date specified in the tables below. For example, if the dates for Rosh Hashana were listed as September 19-20, then the holiday begins at sundown on September 18 and ends at sundown on September 20. Dates in bold are yom tov, so they have similar obligations and restrictions to Shabbat in the sense that normal “work” is forbidden.

Major holidays

Holiday 5776
(2015-2016)
5777
(2016-2017)
5778
(2017-2018)
5779
(2018-2019)
5780
(2019-2020)
Selichot
Sept 24 Sept 16 Sept 1 Sept 21
Rosh Hashana Sep 14-15
Oct 3-4 Sept 21-22 Sept 9-10 Sept 30-Oct 1
Yom Kippur Sept 23 Oct 12 Sept 30 Sept 19 Oct 9
Sukkot Sept 28-29
Sept 30-Oct 4
Oct 17-18
Oct 19-23
Oct 5-6
Oct 7-11
Sept 24-25
Sept 25-30
Oct 14-15
Oct 16-20
Shmini Atzeret Oct 5 Oct 24 Oct 12 Oct 1 Oct 21
Simhat Torah Oct 6
Oct 25 Oct 13 Oct 2 Oct 22
Hanukkah Dec 7-14 Dec 25- Jan 1 Dec 13-20 Dec 3-10 Dec 23-30
Purim Mar 24
March 12 March 1 March 21 March 10
Pesach Apr 23-24
Apr 25-28
Apr 29-30
Apr11-12
Apr 13-16
Apr 17-18
March31-April1
April 2-5
April 6-7
April 20-21
April 22-25
April 26-27
April 9-10
April 11-14
April 15-16
Shavuot June 12-13
May 31-June 1 May 20-21 June 9-10 May 29-30
Tish’a B’Av Aug 14
 Aug 1   July 22        Aug 11 July 30

Minor holidays

Holiday 5776
(2015-2016)
5777
(2016-2017)
5778
(2017-2018)
5779
(2018-2019)
5780
(2019-2020)
Tu BiShvat Jan 25
 Feb 11  Jan 23  Jan 21  Feb 10
Purim Katan Feb 23    Feb 19
Shushan Purim Mar 25
 March 13  March 2  March 22  Mar 11
Pesach Sheni May 22
 May 10  April 29  May 19  May 8
Lag B’Omer May 26
 May 14     May 3  May 23  May 12

Public fasts

Holiday 5776
(2015-2016)
5777
(2016-2017)
5778
(2017-2018)
5779
(2018-2019)
5780
(2019-2020)
Tzom Gedaliah Sept 16
 Oct 5  Sept 24  Sept 12  Oct 2
Asara B’Tevet Dec 22
 Dec 28  Dec 18  Jan 7
Ta’anit Esther Mar 23
 March 9  Feb 28  March 20
 March 9
Ta’anit Behorot Apr 22
 April 10  March 30  April 19  April 8
Tzom Tammuz Jul 24
 July 11  July 1
 July 21  July 9

Modern holidays

Holiday 5776
(2015-2016)
5777
(2016-2017)
5778
(2017-2018)
5779
(2018-2019)
5780
(2019-2020)
Yom HaShoah May 5
 April 24  April 12  May 2  April 21
Yom HaZikaron May 11
 May 1  April 18  May 8  April 28
Yom HaAtzma’ut May 12
 May 2  April 19  May 9  April 29
Yom Yerushalayim June 5
 May 24
 May 13  June 2  May 22

Special Shabbatot

Holiday 5776
(2015-2016)
5777
(2016-2017)
5778
(2017-2018)
5779
(2018-2019)
5780
(2019-2020)
Shabbat Shuva Sept 19
 Oct 8  Sept 15  Sept 15  Sept 26
Shabbat Shekalim March 5
 Feb 25  Feb 10  March 2  Feb 22
Shabbat Zachor March 19
 March 11  Feb 24  March 16
 March 7
Shabbat Parah April 2
 March 8  March 10  March 30  March 14
Shabbat HaHodesh April 9
 March 25  March 17  April 6  March 21
Shabbat HaGadol April 16
 April 8  March 24  April 13  April 4
Shabbat Hazon Aug 13
 July 29  July 21
 Aug 10  July 25
Shabbat Nachamu Aug 20
 Aug 5  July 28  Aug 17  Aug 1

Rosh Hodesh

Holiday 5776
(2015-2016)
5777
(2016-2017)
5778
(2017-2018)
5779
(2018-2019)
5780
(2019-2020)
Rosh Hodesh Heshvan Oct 13
 Nov 1  Oct 20  Oct 9  Oct 29
Rosh Hodesh Kislev Nov 12
 Dec 1  Nov 19  Nov 8  Nov 28
Rosh Hodesh Tevet Dec 12
 Dec 30  Dec 18  Dec 8  Dec 28
Rosh Hodesh Sh’vat Jan 11
 Jan 28  Jan 17  Jan 7  Jan 27
Rosh Hodesh Adar Feb 9
 Feb 26  Feb 15  Feb 5  Feb 25
Rosh Hodesh Nisan April 9
 March 28  March 17  April 6  March 26
Rosh Hodesh Iyyar May 8
 April 26  April 15  May 5  April 24
Rosh Hodesh Sivan June 7
 May 26  May 15  June 4  May 24
Rosh Hodesh Tamuz July 6
 July 6  June 13  July 3  June 22
Rosh Hodesh Av Aug 5
 Aug 5  July 13
 Aug 2  June 22
Rosh Hodesh Elul Sept 3
 Sept 3  Aug 11  Aug 31  Aug 20