Sunday October 21, 2018

Advent 2016

Red Advent candles lit in the dark.Red Advent candles lit in the dark. Photo by: Gipsz Jakab

Advent for the year 2016 is celebrated/ observed on Sunday, November 27th.

Advent, for Western Christians starts the season for preparing for the coming of the Messiah and the celebration of Christmas with the birth of Jesus Christ. Advent always commences on the fourth Sunday before Christmas or the closest Sunday to St Andrew's Day which falls on November 30th each year and ending on the first Mass of Christmas(Vigil Mass) on Christmas Eve.

More information on Advent. (Dates, Customs and History for Advent)

Type:Observance, Christian
When:Fourth Sunday before Christmas

How many days to Advent 2016?

Sunday, November 27th is the 331 day of the 2016 calendar year with -1 year, -10 months, -24 days until the celebration/ observance of Advent 2016.

November 2016 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Nov 1 - TuesAll Saints' Day 2016Christian-720
Nov 2 - WedAll Souls Day 2016Christian-719
Nov 6 - Sun Daylight Saving Time - ends 2016 Daylight Saving-715
Nov 11 - Fri Veterans Day 2016Federal Holiday-710
Nov 24 - Thurs Thanksgiving Day 2016Federal Holiday-697
Nov 25Black Friday 2016Observance-696
Nov 27 - SunAdvent 2016Christian-694
Nov 28Cyber Monday 2016Observance-693

Advent by Year

Related Holidays in 2016

Federal Holidays 2016