2018 Calendar

  Date Holiday Religion Other Information
January 1 Gatan-sai (New Year)  Shinto  
  1 The Holy Name of our Lord Jesus Christ Christian   
  2-4 Mahayana New Year Buddhist  
  5 Birthday of Guru Gobindh Singh Sikh  
  6 Epiphany (Three Kings Day)  Most Christians  
  6 Nativity of Jesus Armenian Orthodox Christian  
  7 Christmas Orthodox Christian  
  7 Ethiopian Christmas Rastafari  
  7 Epiphany (Three Kings Day)  Roman Catholic  
  13 Lohri-Maghi Sikh  
  14 Orthodox New Year Orthodox Christian  
  18 The Confession of Saint Peter the Apostle Christian  
  19 Timket (Epiphany)  Ethiopian Orthodox Christian  
  21 World Religions Day Baha'i  
  22 Vasant Panchami Hindu  
  25 The Conversion of Saint Paul the Apostle Christian  
  28 World Religions Day in Harrisburg Baha'i  
  31 Tu Bishvat (New Year)  Judaism  
February 2 Imbolc Wicca-Pagan Begins at Sundown
  2 The Presentation of Jesus at the Temple Christian  
  3 Setsuban Shinto  
  8 Nirvana Day Buddhist  
  9 Shrove Tuesday Christian  
  14 Ash Wednesday Christian Fasting
  14 Mahashrivaratri Hindu Fasting
  14 Lent Christian Fasting, Through Mar. 29
  16 Lunar New Year Chinese, Korean, Vietnamese  
  16 True Heavenly Parent's Day (True God's Day) Unification Church   
  21 Anniversary of the Coronation Ceremony for the Kingship of God Unification Church   
  28 Foundation Day Unification Church   
March 2 Hola Mohalla Sikh  
  2-20 Nineteen Day Fast Baha'i Fasting
  3 Holi  Hindu  
  11 Purim Judaism  Begins at Sundown, Work Restrictions
  13 Birthday of L. Ron Hubbard Scientology  
  14 Nanakshahi (New Year)  Sikh  
  18 Hindu New Year Hindu  
  19 Fest Day of Saint Joseph Christian  
  21 Ostara Wicca/Pagan Begins at Sundown, Fasting
  21 Naw Ruz (New Year)  Baha'i Work Restrictions, Begins at Sundown
  21 Norooz (New Year) Zoroastrian  
  25-31 Holy Week Christian  
  25 Palm Sunday Christian  
  25 Feast of the Annunciation to the Blessed Virgin Mary Christian  
  26 Ramanavami Hindu  
  28 Kordad Sal (birthday of prophet Zarathustra) Zoroastrian  
  29 Mahavir Jayanti Jain  
  29 Maundy Thursday Christian  
  30 Good Friday Christian Fasting
  31 Pesach (Passover)  Judaism Begins at Sundown, Fasting, Work suspended on first and last day, Through May 7
  31 Hanuman Jayanti Hindu  
  31 Magha Puja Day Buddhist  
  31 Lord's Evening Meal  Jehovah's Witness  
April 1 Easter Christian  
  4 Birthday of Avalokiteshvara (Kuanyin/Kannon) Buddhist  
  8 Pascha (Easter) Orthodox Christian  
  12 Yom HaShoah (Holocaust Remembrance Day) Judaism Begins at Sundown
  13 Lailat al Miraj Islam Begins at Sundown
  14 Baisakhi/Vaisakhi Sikh  
  16 True Parent's Day Unification Church   
  19 Yom Ha'Atzmaut (Israeli Independence Day) Judaism Begins at Sundown
  21 First Day of Ridvan Baha'i Work Restrictions, Begins at Sundown
  29 Ninth Day of Ridvan Baha'i Work Restrictions, Begins at Sundown
  29 Visakha Puja/Wesak (Buddha Day) Buddhist  
  30 Theravadin New Year Buddhist Through May 2
May 1 Lailat al Bara'ah Islam  
  1 Birthday of Muhammad Islam  
  1 Beltane Wicca/Pagan Begins at Sundown
  2 Twelfth Day of Ridvan  Baha'i Work Restrictions, Begins at Sundown
  3 National Day of Prayer Interfaith  
  3 National Day of Reason Humanist  
  9 Initial Publication of Dianetics Scientology  
  10 Ascention of Jesus Christian  
  16 Ramadan Begins Islam Through June 15, Begins at Sundown, Work Restrictions
  17 Ascension of Jesus Orthodox Christian  
  20-21 Shavuot Judaism Work Restrictions, Begins at Sundown
  24 Declaration of the Bab Baha'i Work Restrictions, Begins at Sundown
  27 Pentecost Christian  
  27 Pentecost Orthodox Christian  
  29 Ascension of Baha'u'llah Baha'i Work Restrictions, Begins at Sundown
  31 Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary Christian  
June  6 Anniversary of the Maiden Voyage of the Freewinds Scientology  
  14 Day of all True Things Unification Church  
  14 Anniversary of the Founding of the Unification Church  Unification Church   
  15-17 Eid al Fitr Islam Begins at Sundown, Fasting
  16 Guru Arjan martyrdom Sikh  
  19-24 Waqf al Arafa - Hajj Days Islam Begins at Sundown
  21 Litha Wicca/Pagan Begins at Sundown
  24 The Birth of Saint John the Baptist  Christian  
July 10 Martyrdom of the Bab Baha'i Work Restrictions, Begins at Sundown
  13-15 Obon (Ulambana) Buddhist  
  22 Tish'aB'av Judaism Begins at Sundown, Fasting
  23 Birthday of Emperor Haile Sellasi Rastafari  
  24 Pioneer Day Mormon  
  27 Asalha Puja Day Buddhist  
August 2 Lughnassad Wicca/Pagan Begins at Sundown
  6 Transfiguration of the Lord Orthodox Christian  
  11 Chil II Jeol: Declaration Day of God's Eternal Blessing Unification Church  
  15 Feast Day of Saint Mary the Mother of Jesus Christian  
  17 Chil Pal Cheol: Declaration of the Realm of the Cosmic Sabath for the Parents of Heaven and Earth Unification Church  
  19 Feast of the Transfiguration Orthodox Christian  
  22-25 Eid al Adha Islam Begins at Sundown
  29 Raksha Bandhan Hindu  
September 3  Krishna Janmasthami  Hindu  Fasting
  9 Auditor's Day Scientology  
  10-11 Rosh Hashanah Judaism Begins at Sundown, Work Restrictions
  11 Enkutatash (Ethiopian New Year)  Rastafari  
  12 Muhurram (Hijra New Year) Islam Begins at Sundown
  13 Ganesha Caturthi Hindu  
  14  Paryusha Parva Jain   
  14 Holy Cross Day Christian  
  19 Dasara Hindu  
  19 Yom Kippur Judaism Begins at Sundown, Fasting, Work Restrictions
  21 Ashura Islam Begins at Sundown, Fasting
  22 Mabon Wicca/Pagan Begins at Sundown
  24 Mid-autumn Festival (Moon Festival) China, Korea, Vietnam  
  24-31 Sukkot Judaism Begins at Sundown, Work suspended on first day
October 1 Shmini Atzeret Judaism Begins at Sundown, Work Restrictions
  2 Simchat Torah Judaism Begins at Sundown, Work Restrictions
  9-16 Navaratri Hindu  
  20 Installation of Guru Granth Sahib Sikh  
  21 Martyrdom of Guru Gobind Singh Sikh  
  31 All Hallow's Eve Christian  
November 1 Samhain Wicca/Pagan Begins at Sundown
  1 All Saints Day Christian  
  1-2 Dia de los Muertos Mesoamerican  
  7 Diwali Hindu, Jain  
  7 Bandhi Chhor Divas Sikh  
  8 Jain New Year Jain  
  8 True Children's Day Unification Church  
  9 Birth of the Bab Baha'i Begins at Sundown, Work Restrictions
  10 Foundation of the Nation of Heaven and Earth Unification Church  
  10 Birth of Baha'u'llah Baha'i Begins at Sundown, Work Restrictions
  23 Guru Nanek Dev Sahib Birthday Sikh  
  24 Martyrdom of Guru Teg Bahdur Sikh  
  28 Ascension of 'Abdu'l-Baha Baha'i Begins at Sundown
December  2 Advent begins Christian  
  3-10 Hanukkah Judaism  
  8 Bodhi Day (Rahatsu) Buddhist  
  21 Yule Wiccan/Pagan Begins at Sundown
  25 Christmas Christian  
  26 Zarathost Diso (Death of prophet Zarathustra) Zoroastrian  
  26 Kwanza African American Through Jan. 1
  28 Feast of the Holy Innocents Christian  

 

 

2019 Calendar 

  Date Holiday Religion Other Information
January 1 Gatan-sai (New Year)  Shinto  
  1 The Holy Name of our Lord Jesus Christ Christian  
  5 Birthday of Guru Gobindh Singh Sikh  
  6 Epiphany (Three Kings Day)  Roman Catholic  
  6 Epiphany (Three Kings Day) Most Christians  
  6 Nativity of Jesus  Armenian Orthodox Christian  
  7 Christmas Orthodox Christian  
  7 Ethiopian Christmas Rastafari  
  13 Lohri-Maghi Sikh  
  14 Orthodox New Year Orthodox Christian  
  18 The Confession of Saint Peter the Apostle Christian  
  19 Timket (Epiphany)  Ethiopian Orthodoc Christian  
  20 World Religions Day Baha'i  
  21-23 Mahayana New Year Buddhist  
  25 The Conversion of Saint Paul the Apostle Christian  
  27 World Religions Day in Harrisburg Baha'i  
 February 2 Imbolc Wicca/Pagan Begins at Sundown
  2 The Presentation of Jesus at the Temple Christian  
  3 Setsuban Shinto  
  5 Lunar New Year Chinese, Korean, Vietnamese  
  5 True Heavenly Parent's Day (True God's Day) Unification Church  
  9 Shrove Tuesday Christian  
  10 Tu Bishvat (New Year) Judaism  
  10 Anniversary of the Coronation Ceremony for the Kingship of God Unification Church  
         
  15 Nirvana Day Buddhist  
  17 Foundation Day Unification Church   
  19 Vasant Panchami Hindu  
 March 2-20 Nineteen Day Fast Baha'i Fasting
  3 Ash Wednesday Christian Fasting
  4 Mahashrivaratri Hindu Fasting
  6 Lent Christian Fasting, Through April 18
  13 Birthday of L. Ron Hubbard Scientology  
  14 Nanakshahi (New Year)  Sikh  
  19 Fest Day of Saint Joseph Christian  
  20 Ostara Wiccan/Pagan Begins at Sundown, Fasting
  21 Naw Ruz (New Year) Zoroastrian Begins at Sundown, Work Restrictions
  21 Magha Puja Day Buddhist  
  21 Holi Hindu  
  21 Lord's Evening Meal Jehovah's Witness  
  21 Purim Judaism Begins at Sundown, Work Restrictions
  21 Hola Mohalla Sikh  
  24 Maundy Thursday Christian  
  25 Feast of the Annunciation to the Blessed Virgin Mary Christian  
  25 Birthday of Avalokiteshvara (Kuanyin/Kannon) Buddhist  
  28 Kordad Sal (birthday of prophet Zarathustra) Zoroastrian  
 April 3 Lailat al Miraj Islam Begins at Sundown
  5 True Parent's Day Unification Church  
  13 Ramanavami Hindu  
  14 Hindu New Year Hindu  
  14 Baisakhi/Vaisakhi Sikh  
  14 Palm Sunday Christian  
  14-20 Holy Week Christian  
  17 Mahavir Jayanti Jain  
  19 Good Friday Christian Fasting
  19  Hanuman Jayanti Hindu  
  19-21 Theravadin New Year Buddhist  
  20-27 Pesach (Passover) Judaism Begins at Sundown, Fasting, Work suspended on first and last day
  20 Birthday of Muhammad Islam  
  21 Easter Christian  
  21 First Day of Ridvan Baha'i Begins at Sundown, Work Restrictions
  21 Lailat al Bara'ah Islam  
  28 Pascha (Easter) Orthodox Christian  
  29 Ninth Day of Ridvan Baha'i Begins at Sundown, Work Restrictions
May  1 Beltane Wicca/Pagan Begins at Sundown
  2 Twelfth Day of Ridvan Baha'i Begins at Sundown, Work Restrictions
  2 National Day of Prayer Interfaith  
  2 National Day of Reason Humanist  
  2 Yom HaShoah (Holocaust Remembrance Day) Judaism Begins at Sundown
  6 Ramadan begins Islam Begins at Sundown, Fasting
  9 Initial Publication of Dianetics Scientology  
  9 Yom Ha'Atzmaut (Israeli Independence Day) Judaism Begins at Sundown
  18 Visakha Puja/Wesak (Buddha Day) Buddhist  
  24 Declaration of the Bab Baha'i Begins at Sundown, Work Restrictions
  29 Ascension of Baha'u'llah Baha'i Begins at Sundown, Work Restrictions
  30 Ascension of Jesus Christian  
  31 Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary Christian  
June 3 Day of all True Things Unification Church  
  3 Anniversary of the Founding of the Unification Church  Unification Church   
  5-7 Eid al Fitr Islam Begins at Sundown, fasting
  6 Ascension of Jesus Orthodox Christian  
  6 Anniversary of the Maiden Voyage of the Freewinds Scientology  
  9 Pentecost Christian  
  9-10 Shavuot Judaism Begins at Sundown, Work Restrictions
  16 Guru Arjan martyrdom Sikh  
  16 Pentecost Orthodox Christian  
  21 Litha Wicca/Pagan Begins at Sundown
  24 The Birth of Saint John the Baptist Christian  
July  10 Martyrdom of the Bab Baha'i Begins at Sundown, Work Restrictions
  13-15 Obon (Ulambana) Buddhist  
  16 Asalha Puja Day Buddhist  
  23 Birthday of Emperor Haile Sellasi Rastafari  
  24 Pioneer Day Mormon  
 August 1 Lughnassad Wicca/Pagan Begins at Sundown
  1 Chil II Jeol: Declaration Day of God's Eternal Blessing Unification Church  
  6 Transifguration of the Lord Orthodox Christian  
  7 Chil Pal Cheol: Declaration of the Realm of the Cosmic Sabbath for the Parents of Heaven and Earth Unification Church  
  9-14 Waqf al Arafa - Hajj Days Islam Begins at Sundown
  10 Tish'a B'av  Judaism Begins at Sundown, Fasting
  12-15 Eid al Adha Islam Begins at Sundown
  15 Feast Day of Saint Mary the Mother of Jesus Christian  
  15 Raksha Bandhan Hindu  
  19 Feast of the Transfiguration Orthodox Christian  
  23 Krishna Janmasthami Hindu Fasting
September 1 Muhurram (Hijra New Year) Islam Begins at Sundown
  2 Ganesha Caturthi Hindu  
  3 Paryusha Parva Jain  
  8 Auditor's Day Scientology  
  10 Ashura Islam Begins at Sundown, Fasting
  11 Enkutatash (Ethiopian New Year) Rastafari  
  13 Mid-autumn Festival (Moon Festival) China, Korea, Vietnam  
  14 Holy Cross Day Christian  
  23 Mabon Wicca/Pagan Begins at Sundown
  29 Navaratri Hindu Fasting
  30 Rosh Hashanah Judaism Begins at Sundown, Work Restrictions, Through Oct. 1
 October 8 Dasara Hindu  
  8 Yom Kippur Judaism Begins at Sundown, Work Restrictions, Fasting
  13-20 Sukkot Judaism Begins at Sundown, Work suspended on the first day
  20 Installation of Guru Granth Sahib Sikh  
  21 Martyrdom of Guru Gobind Singh Sikh  
  21 Shmini Atzeret Judaism Begins at Sundown, Work Restrictions
  22 Simchat Torah Judaism Begins at Sundown, Work Restrictions
  27 Diwali Hindu, Jain  
  27 Bandhi Chhor Divas Sikh  
  28 Jain New Year Jain  
  28 True Children's Day Unification Church  
  29 Birth of the Bab Baha'i Begins at Sundown, Work Restrictions
  30 Foundation of the Nation of Heaven and Earth Unification Church  
  30 Birth of Baha'u'llah  Baha'i Begins at Sundown, Work Restrictions
  31 All Hallow's Eve Christian  
 November 1 Samhain Wicca/Pagan Begins at Sundown
  1 All Saints Day Christian   
  1-2 Dia de los Muertos Mesoamerican  
  12 Guru Nanak Dev Sahib Birthday Sikh  
  24 Martyrdom of Guru Teg Bahdur Sikh  
  28 Ascension of 'Abdu'l-Baha Baha'i Begins at Sundown
 December 1 Advent begins Christian  
  8 Bodhi Day (Rahatsu) Buddhist  
  21 Yule Wicca/Pagan Begins at Sundown
  23-30 Hanukkah Judaism  
  25 Christmas Christian  
  26 Zarathost Diso (Death of prophet Zarathustra) Zoroastrian  
  26 Kwanza African American Through Jan. 1
  28 Feast of the Holy Innocents Christian