2018 Calendar

JANUARY

Tu B'Svat: January 31
Marks the beginning of a "New Year for Trees"

MARCH

Purim: March 1
Purim is one of the most joyous and fun holidays on the Jewish calendar

Pesach: March 31 - April 7
Passover, the Feast of Unleavened Bread

APRIL

Yom Hashoah: April 12
Holocaust Memorial Day

Yom Hazikaron: April 18
National day of public mourning, memorializes those who gave their lives in defense of the State of Israel

Yom Ha'atzmaut: April 19
Marks the establishment fo the modern state of Israel in 1948

MAY

Lag B'omer: May 3
Celebrates 33rd day of the Counting of the Omer, the 49 days that bridge between Passover and Shavuot

Yom Yerushalaim: May 13
Commemorating the reunification of Jerusalem in 1967

Shavuot: May 20 - 21
Festival of Weeks, commemorates the giving of the Torah at Mount Sina

JULY

Tish'a B'Av: July 21 - 22
The Ninth of Av, fast commemorating the destruction of the two Temples

SEPTEMBER

Rosh Hashana: September 10 - 11
The Jewish New Year

Yom Kippur: September 19
Day of Atonement Year

Sukkot: September 24 - 30
Feast of Tabernacles

Shmini Atzeret: September 30 - October 2
Eighth Day of Assemblys

OCTOBER

Simchat Torah: October 1
Day of Celebrating the Torah

NOVEMBER

Yitzhak Rabin: November 4
Commemorates the day Yitzhak Rabin was assassinated

Kaf-tet: November 29
United Nations voted for the partition plan for Palestine

DECEMBER

Chanukah: December 3 - 10
The Jewish festival of rededication, also known as the Festival of Lights