Purim for the year 2018 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of February 28 ending at sundown on Thursday, March 1.
Purim is celebrated on the 14th day in the month Adar using the Jewish calendar. For the Gregorian calendar the day falls in the months of February and March. The day commemorates back in the 4th century BC, when Jewish people were saved from a death decree according to the book of Esther.
Days to Purim
Wednesday, February 28th is day number 59 of the 2018 calendar year with -1 year, -3 months, -26 days until Purim 2018.
More information on Purim. (Traditions, Customs and History)
|When:||14th day of Adar in Hebrew Calendar|
February 2018 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Feb 1 - Thurs||National Freedom Day 2018||Observance||-510|
|Feb 2 - Fri||National Wear Red Day 2018||Observance||-509|
|Feb 2 - Fri||Groundhog Day 2018||Observance||-509|
|Feb 12 - Mon||Lincoln's Birthday 2018||Observance||-499|
|Feb 13 - Tues||Mardi Gras 2018||Christian||-498|
|Feb 14 - Wed||Maha Shivaratri 2018||Hindu||-497|
|Feb 14 - Wed||Lent 2018||Christian||-497|
|Feb 14 - Wed||Ash Wednesday 2018||Christian||-497|
|Feb 14 - Wed||Valentine's Day 2018||Observance||-497|
|Feb 16 - Fri||Chinese New Year 2018||Observance||-495|
|Feb 19 - Mon||Presidents' Day - Washington's Birthday 2018||Federal Holiday||-492|