Monday October 22, 2018

Advent 2017

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

Advent for the year 2017 is celebrated/ observed on Sunday, December 3rd.

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 2017?

Sunday, December 3rd is the 336 day of the 2017 calendar year with -10 months, -19 days until the celebration/ observance of Advent 2017.

December 2017 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Dec 1 - Fri The Prophet's Birthday 2017 Muslim-326
Dec 3 - SunAdvent 2017Christian-324
Dec 6 - WedSt Nicholas Day 2017Christian-321
Dec 7 - ThursPearl Harbor Remebrance Day 2017Observance-320
Dec 13 - Wed Hanukkah/Chanukah - Starts 2017 Jewish-314
Dec 17 - SunWright Brothers Day 2017Observance-310
Dec 20 - Wed Hanukkah/Chanukah - Final Day 2017 Jewish-307
Dec 21 - Thurs Winter/Summer Solstice 2017 Season-306
Dec 24 - SunChristmas Eve 2017Christian-303
Dec 25 - Mon Christmas Day 2017Federal Holiday-302
Dec 26 - Tues Kwanzaa -thru Jan 1 2017 Observance-301
Dec 31 - SunNew Years Eve 2017Observance-296

Advent by Year

Related Holidays in 2017

Federal Holidays 2017