Ascension Day for the year 2017 is celebrated/ observed on Thursday, May 25th.
Ascension Day each year is held on a Thursday 39 days after Easter Sunday. This day commemorates Jesus Christs ascension into heaven.
More information on Ascension Day. (Dates, Customs and History for Ascension)
|Name(s):||Ascension Day, Ascension Thursday, Holy Thursday, Feast of the Ascension of Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ|
|When:||Thursday 39 days after Easter Sunday|
How many days to Ascension Day 2017?
Thursday, May 25th is the 144 day of the 2017 calendar year with -1 year, -5 months, -23 days until the celebration/ observance of Ascension Day 2017.
May 2017 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|May 1 - Mon||May Day 2017||Observance||-565|
|May 4 - Thurs||National Day of Prayer 2017||Observance||-562|
|May 5 - Fri||Cinco de Mayo 2017||Observance||-561|
|May 6 - Sat||National Nurses Day 2017||Observance||-560|
|May 12 - Fri||Laylat al Bara'at 2017||Muslim||-554|
|May 14 - Sun||Lag BaOmer 2017||Jewish||-552|
|May 14 - Sun||Mothers' Day 2017||Observance||-552|
|May 15 - Mon||Peace Officers Memorial Day 2017||Observance||-551|
|May 20 - Sat||Armed Forces Day 2017||Observance||-546|
|May 22 - Mon||National Maritime Day 2017||Observance||-544|
|May 25 - Thurs||Ascension Day 2017||Christian||-541|
|May 27 - Sat||Ramadan starts 2017||Muslim||-539|
|May 29 - Mon||Memorial Day 2017||Federal Holiday||-537|
|May 31 - Wed||Shavuot 2017||Jewish||-535|