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Holidays

Calendar of Major Jewish Holidays

* indicates a holiday that begins the day before at Sundown

2019-2020

Holidays begin at sundown on the evening before the date specified.

Dates in bold are yom tov, so they have similar obligations and restrictions to Shabbat in the sense that normal “work” is forbidden.

Erev Rosh Hashanah September 29, 2019
Rosh Hashanah September 30, 2019
Kol Nidre October 8, 2019
Yom Kippur October 9, 2019
Erev Sukkot October 13, 2019
Sukkot October 14, 2019
Sukkot (Hoshana Rabbah) October 20, 2019
Sh’mini Atzeret October 21, 2019
Simhat Torah October 22, 2019
1st Night of Hanukkah December 22, 2019
Hanukkah December 23 – 30, 2019
Tu B’Shvat February 10, 2020
Erev Purim March 9, 2020
Purim March 10, 2020
First Seder April 8, 2020
Passover (start) April 9-10, 2020
Passover (end) April 15-16, 2020
Yom HaShoah (Holocaust Remembrance Day) April 21, 2020
Yom HaZikaron (Israel Memorial Day) April 28, 2020
Yom HaAtzma’ut (Israel Independence Day) April 29, 2020
Lag B’Omer May 12, 2020
Yom Yerushalayim May 22, 2020
Erev Shavu’ot May 28, 2020
Shavu’ot May 29-30, 2020
Tisha B’Av July 30, 2020
Tu B’Av August 5, 2020