Saturday November 17, 2018

Advent 2018

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

Advent for the year 2018 is celebrated/ observed on Sunday, December 2nd.

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 2018?

Sunday, December 2nd is the 335 day of the 2018 calendar year with 15 days until the celebration/ observance of Advent 2018.

December 2018 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Dec 2 - SunAdvent 2018Christian15
Dec 3 - Mon Hanukkah/Chanukah - Starts 2018 Jewish16
Dec 6 - ThursSt Nicholas Day 2018Christian19
Dec 7 - FriPearl Harbor Remebrance Day 2018Observance20
Dec 10 - Mon Hanukkah/Chanukah - Final Day 2018 Jewish23
Dec 17 - MonWright Brothers Day 2018Observance30
Dec 21 - Fri Winter/Summer Solstice 2018 Season34
Dec 24 - MonChristmas Eve 2018Christian37
Dec 25 - Tues Christmas Day 2018Federal Holiday38
Dec 26 - Wed Kwanzaa -thru Jan 1 2018 Observance39
Dec 31 - MonNew Years Eve 2018Observance44

Advent by Year

Related Holidays in 2018

Federal Holidays 2018