Sukkot for the year 2017 starts on Thursday, October 5th ending the 7 day festival on sundown Wednesday, October 11th. Because the Jewish calendar is a lunar calendar, the holiday begins on the sunset of the previous day on the evening of Wednesday, October 4th.
Sukkot is a seven day Jewish festival with the first day starting on 15th day of the month of Tishri according to the Hebrew Calendar. The day relates to the exodus of the Jewish people from Egypt and their wandering through the desert for 40 years.
More information on Sukkot. (Dates, Customs and History for Sukkot)
|Name(s):||Sukkot, Feast of Tabernacles, Feast of the Ingathering, Sukkos, Feast of Booths|
|When:||7 day festival start on 15th of Tishri in Hebrew Calendar|
How many days to Sukkot 2017?
Thursday, October 5th is the 277 day of the 2017 calendar year with -1 year, -1 month, -13 days until the start of the 7 day festival of Sukkot 2017.
October 2017 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Oct 2 - Mon||Child Health Day 2017||Observance||-412|
|Oct 5 - Thurs||Sukkot 2017||Jewish||-409|
|Oct 9 - Mon||Columbus Day 2017||Federal Holiday||-405|
|Oct 9 - Mon||Leif Erikson 2017||Observance||-405|
|Oct 12 - Thurs||Shemini Atzeret 2017||Jewish||-402|
|Oct 13 - Fri||Simchat Torah 2017||Jewish||-401|
|Oct 16 - Mon||Boss's Day 2017||Observance||-398|
|Oct 19 - Thurs||Diwali 2017||Hindu||-395|
|Oct 31 - Tues||Halloween 2017||Observance||-383|