Wednesday November 21, 2018

Easter 2016

Easter baskets filled with colorful eggs.Easter baskets filled with colorful eggs.

Easter for the year 2016 is celebrated/ observed on Sunday, March 27th.

Easter falls on Sunday after the full moon following March 21 for Western Christians so it will fall between March 22nd and April 25th each year. The day celebrates the resurrection of Jesus Christ.

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

Name(s):Easter, Pascha, Resurrection Sunday
Type:Observance, Christian
When:First Sunday after a full moon after March 21st

How many days to Easter 2016?

Sunday, March 27th is the 86 day of the 2016 calendar year with -2 years, -7 months, -25 days until the celebration/ observance of Easter 2016.

March 2016 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
May 1 - TuesOrthodox Easter 2016Orthodox-934
Mar 2 - WedRead Across America Day 2016Observance-994
Mar 4 - FriEmployee Appreciation Day 2016Observance-992
Mar 7Maha Shivaratri 2016Hindu-989
Mar 13 - Sun Daylight Saving Time - begins 2016 Daylight Saving-983
May 16 - WedWhit Monday 2016Christian-919
Mar 17 - Thurs St. Patrick's Day 2016 Observance-979
Mar 20 - SunPalm Sunday 2016Christian-976
Mar 20 - Sun Spring/Fall - March equinox 2016 Season-976
Mar 23 - WedPurim 2016Jewish-973
Mar 24 - ThursHoli 2016Hindu-972
Mar 24Maundy Thursday 2016Christian-972
Mar 25 - FriGood Friday 2016Christian-971
Mar 26 - SatHoly Saturday 2016Christian-970
Mar 27 - Sun Easter 2016 Christian-969
Mar 28 - MonEaster Monday 2016Christian-968

Easter by Year

Related Holidays in 2016

Federal Holidays 2016