Wednesday November 21, 2018

Ascension Day 2018

Christ the Redeemer on a cloudy day Rio de Jeneiro.Christ the Redeemer on a cloudy day Rio de Jeneiro. Photo by: Robert Nyman

Ascension Day for the year 2018 is celebrated/ observed on Thursday, May 10th.

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)

Ascension Day
Name(s):Ascension Day, Ascension Thursday, Holy Thursday, Feast of the Ascension of Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ
Type:Observance, Christian
When:Thursday 39 days after Easter Sunday

How many days to Ascension Day 2018?

Thursday, May 10th is the 129 day of the 2018 calendar year with -6 months, -11 days until the celebration/ observance of Ascension Day 2018.

May 2018 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
May 1 - TuesLaylat al Bara'at 2018Muslim-204
May 1 - Tues May Day 2018 Observance-204
May 3 - ThursLag BaOmer 2018Jewish-202
May 3 - Thurs National Day of Prayer 2018 Observance-202
May 5 - Sat Cinco de Mayo 2018 Observance-200
May 6 - SunNational Nurses Day 2018Observance-199
May 10 - ThursAscension Day 2018Christian-195
May 13 - Sun Mothers' Day 2018 Observance-192
May 15 - TuesPeace Officers Memorial Day 2018Observance-190
May 16 - Wed Ramadan starts 2018 Muslim-189
May 19 - Sat Armed Forces Day 2018 Observance-186
May 20 - SunShavuot 2018Jewish-185
May 20 - SunPentecost 2018Christian-185
May 21 - MonWhit Monday 2018Christian-184
May 22 - TuesNational Maritime Day 2018Observance-183
May 28 - Mon Memorial Day 2018Federal Holiday-177
May 31 - ThursCorpus Christi 2018Christian-174

Ascension Day by Year

Related Holidays in 2018

Federal Holidays 2018