Tuesday October 23, 2018

Palm Sunday 2017

Painting by Bernard Plockhorst of Jesus entering Jerusalem riding donkey with children laying down palms.Painting by Bernard Plockhorst of Jesus entering Jerusalem riding donkey with children laying down palms. Photo by: Waiting For The Word

Palm Sunday for the year 2017 is celebrated/ observed on Sunday, April 9th.

Palm Sunday is observed on the Sunday before Easter Sunday. Christians observe this day that celebrates Jesus's return to Jerusalem on Palm Sunday with a feast and include people carrying palms representing the palm branches spread out in front of Jesus as he rode a donkey into Jerusalem.

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

Palm Sunday
Name(s):Palm Sunday
Type:Observance, Christian
When:Sunday before Easter Sunday

How many days to Palm Sunday 2017?

Sunday, April 9th is the 98 day of the 2017 calendar year with -1 year, -6 months, -14 days until the celebration/ observance of Palm Sunday 2017.

April 2017 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Apr 1 - Sat April Fools' Day 2017 Observance-570
Apr 4 - TuesRama Navami 2017Hindu-567
Apr 9 - SunPalm Sunday 2017Christian-562
Apr 11 - Tues Passover - Starts 2017 Jewish-560
Apr 13 - ThursThomas Jefferson Birthday 2017Observance-558
Apr 13 - ThursMaundy Thursday 2017Christian-558
Apr 14 - FriOrthodox Good Friday 2017Orthodox-557
Apr 14 - FriGood Friday 2017Christian-557
Apr 15 - SatHoly Saturday 2017Christian-556
Apr 16 - Sun Easter 2017 Christian-555
Apr 16 - SunOrthodox Easter 2017Orthodox-555
Apr 17 - MonEaster Monday 2017Christian-554
Apr 17 - MonTax Day 2017Observance-554
Apr 18 - TuesNational Library Workers Day 2017Observance-553
Apr 18 - Tues Passover - Final Day 2017 Jewish-553
Apr 22 - Sat Earth Day 2017 Observance-549
Apr 24 - MonYom Hashoah 2017Jewish-547
Apr 24 - MonIsra and Mi'raj 2017Muslim-547
Apr 26 - WedAdministrative Professionals Day 2017Observance-545
Apr 27 - ThursTake our Daughters and Sons to Work Day 2017Observance-544
Apr 28 - Fri Arbor Day 2017 Observance-543

Palm Sunday by Year

Related Holidays in 2017

Federal Holidays 2017