Jewish holidays begin sundown the night before the date specified.

Holiday

Dates

Description

Rosh Hashana

Oct 3-4, 2016 M‑Tu

The Jewish New Year

Yom Kippur

Oct 12, 2016 W

Day of Atonement

Sukkot

Oct 17-18, 2016 M‑Tu
Oct 19-23, 2016 W‑Su

Feast of Tabernacles

Shmini Atzeret

Oct 24, 2016 M

Eighth Day of Assembly

Simchat Torah

Oct 25, 2016 Tu

Day of Celebrating the Torah

Chanukah

Dec 25-Jan 1, 2017 Su‑Su

The Jewish festival of rededication, also known as the Festival of Lights

Purim

Mar 12, 2017 Su

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

Pesach

Apr 11-12, 2017 Tu‑W
Apr 13-16, 2017 Th‑Su
Apr 17-18, 2017 M‑Tu

Passover, the Feast of Unleavened Bread

Shavuot

May 31-Jun 1, 2017 W‑Th

Festival of Weeks, commemorates the giving of the Torah at Mount Sinai

Tish'a B'Av

Aug 1, 2017 Tu

The Ninth of Av, fast commemorating the destruction of the two Temples

Modern holidays

Holiday

Dates

Description

Yom HaShoah

Apr 24, 2017 M

Holocaust Memorial Day

Yom HaZikaron

May 1, 2017 M

Israeli Memorial Day

Yom HaAtzma'ut

May 2, 2017 Tu

Israeli Independence Day

Yom Yerushalayim

May 24, 2017 W

Jerusalem Day

 

 

 

From https://www.hebcal.com/holidays/2016-2017

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