Friday August 23, 2019

Sukkot 2020

Yellow squash and corn husk.Yellow squash and corn husk.

Sukkot for the year 2020 starts on Saturday, October 3rd ending the 7 day festival on sundown Friday, October 9th. Because the Jewish calendar is a lunar calendar, the holiday begins on the sunset of the previous day on the evening of Friday, October 2nd.

Sukkot is a seven day Jewish festival with the first day starting on the 15th day of the first month on the Jewish calendar called Tishri. This festival season is not a public holiday but many Jewish businesses and schools may have reduced hours. Shemini Atzeret and Simchat Torah are celebrated the next consecutive 2 days after Sukkot with Simchat Torah ending the annual cycle of bible readings.

Days to the start of Sukkot 2020

Saturday, October 3rd is day number 277 of the 2020 calendar year with 1 year, 1 month, 10 days until the start of the 7 day festival of Sukkot 2020.

Name(s):Sukkot, Feast of Tabernacles, Feast of the Ingathering, Sukkos, Feast of Booths
Type:Observance, Jewish
When:7 day festival start on 15th of Tishri in Hebrew Calendar

Dates for Sukkot

HolidayDateDays to Go
Sukkot 2018 Monday, September 24, 2018 -333
Sukkot 2019 Monday, October 14, 2019 52
Sukkot 2020 Saturday, October 03, 2020 407
Sukkot 2021 Tuesday, September 21, 2021 760
Sukkot 2022 Monday, October 10, 2022 1144
Sukkot 2023 Saturday, September 30, 2023 1499