Holidays 2017-2018 - For High Holidays, please see sidebar for detailed schedule
September 20-22, 2017 Rosh Hashana, the Jewish New Year
September 24, 2017 Tzom Gedaliah, Fast of the Seventh Month, commemorates the assassination of the Jewish governor of Judah
September 30, 2017 Yom Kippur Day of Atonement
October 4-11, 2017 Sukkot, Feast of Tabernacles
October 12, 2017 Shmini Atzeret, Eighth Day of Assembly
October 13, 2017 Simchat Torah, Day of Celebrating the Torah
December 12-20, 2017 Chanukah, the Jewish festival of rededication, also known as the Festival of Lights
March 1, 2018 Purim
March 30-April 7, 2018 Pesach, Passover – the Feast of Unleavened Bread
May 19-21, 2018 Shavuot, Festival of Weeks, commemorates the giving of the Torah at Mount Sinai
July 22, 2018 Tish'a B'Av, The Ninth of Av, commemorates the destruction of the two Temples