Saturday October 20, 2018

Lag BaOmer 2018

Celebration of Lag BaOmer with bonfire at night.Celebration of Lag BaOmer with bonfire at night.

Lag BaOmer for the year 2018 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of May 2 ending at sundown on Thursday, May 3.

Lag BaOmer falls on the 18th day of Lyar in the Hebrew calendar. The day celebrates the death and life of Rabbi Shimon bar Yochai who was a Mishnaic sage back in the 2nd century.

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

Lag BaOmer
Name(s):Lag BaOmer, Lag B'Omer
Type:Observance, Jewish
When:18th day of Lyar in Hebrew Calendar

How many days to Lag BaOmer 2018?

Thursday, May 3rd is the 122 day of the 2018 calendar year with -5 months, -17 days until the celebration/ observance of Lag BaOmer 2018.

May 2018 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
May 1 - TuesLaylat al Bara'at 2018Muslim-173
May 1 - Tues May Day 2018 Observance-173
May 3 - ThursLag BaOmer 2018Jewish-171
May 3 - Thurs National Day of Prayer 2018 Observance-171
May 5 - Sat Cinco de Mayo 2018 Observance-169
May 6 - SunNational Nurses Day 2018Observance-168
May 10 - ThursAscension Day 2018Christian-164
May 13 - Sun Mothers' Day 2018 Observance-161
May 15 - TuesPeace Officers Memorial Day 2018Observance-159
May 16 - Wed Ramadan starts 2018 Muslim-158
May 19 - Sat Armed Forces Day 2018 Observance-155
May 20 - SunShavuot 2018Jewish-154
May 20 - SunPentecost 2018Christian-154
May 21 - MonWhit Monday 2018Christian-153
May 22 - TuesNational Maritime Day 2018Observance-152
May 28 - Mon Memorial Day 2018Federal Holiday-146
May 31 - ThursCorpus Christi 2018Christian-143

Lag BaOmer by Year

Related Holidays in 2018

Federal Holidays 2018