Christmas Day 2018

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When is Christmas Day 2018?Christmas Day 2018

Christmas Day in 2018
Tuesday, December 25, 2018

When is Christmas Day 2019?

Christmas Day in 2019
Wednesday, December 25, 2019

Why We Celebrate Christmas Day?

Christmas Day – Christmas, which is celebrated in many countries around the world on December 25. The holiday symbolizes the birth of Jesus, the son of God. His date of birth is unknown. There is disagreement between scientists about when Jesus was born. Christians celebrate this day on December 25. Orthodox Christians celebrate this day on January 7. The very word Christmas comes from the English “Chris-maese” Perhaps on December 25, Saturnalia and Natalis Invicti were chosen to compensate for pagan holidays.

What Do People Do?

Many countries that celebrate Christmas Day use Christmas trees to decorate houses and cities. In some offices, they organize parties. Holidays are held at home. The main traditions: the exchange of gifts, the singing of Christmas songs. Children receive gifts in schools, at home, from grandmothers and parents. Churches conduct special services.

How to Celebrate Christmas Day?

Christmas Day is a state holiday in many countries of the world. On this day all educational institutions, enterprises, post office are closed. Possible changes in the work of transport.

Christmas Day Observances

List of dates for other years

WeekdayDateYearName
TueDec 252018Christmas
WedDec 252019Christmas
FriDec 252020Christmas
FriDec 242021Christmas observed
SatDec 252021Christmas
SunDec 252022Christmas
MonDec 262022Christmas observed
MonDec 252023Christmas
WedDec 252024Christmas
ThuDec 252025Christmas
FriDec 252026Christmas
FriDec 242027Christmas observed
SatDec 252027Christmas
MonDec 252028Christmas
TueDec 252029Christmas
WedDec 252030Christmas
ThuDec 252031Christmas
FriDec 242032Christmas observed
SatDec 252032Christmas
SunDec 252033Christmas
MonDec 262033Christmas observed
MonDec 252034Christmas
TueDec 252035Christmas

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List of Common Holidays in 2018

NameDateWeekdayHoliday Type
New Year’s DayJanuary 1TuesdayHolidays /National
Martin Luther King DayJanuary 21MondayHolidays /National
Belly Laugh DayJanuary 24ThursdayHolidays
Groundhog DayFebruary 2SaturdayHolidays
Lincoln’s BirthdayFebruary 12TuesdayHolidays /National
Valentine’s DayFebruary 14ThursdayHolidays
Presidents Day and Washington’s BirthdayFebruary 18MondayHolidays /National
Mardi Gras CarnivalMarch 5TuesdayHolidays
Daylight SavingMarch 10SundayHolidays
St. Patrick’s DayMarch 17SundayHolidays
April Fool’s DayApril 1MondayHolidays
Good FridayApril 19FridayHolidays
EasterApril 21SundayHolidays
Easter MondayApril 22MondayHolidays
Earth DayApril 22MondayHolidays
Cinco de MayoMay 5SundayHolidays
Mother’s DayMay 12SundayHolidays /National
Armed Forces DayMay 18SaturdayHolidays
Memorial DayMay 27MondayHolidays /National
PentecostJune 9SundayHolidays
Pentecost MondayJune 10MondayHolidays
Flag DayJune 14FridayHolidays /National
Father’s DayJune 16SundayHolidays /National
Independence DayJuly 4ThursdayHolidays /National
Parents’ DayJuly 28SundayHolidays
Labor DaySeptember 2MondayHolidays /National
Grandparents’ DaySeptember 8SundayHolidays
Patriot Day or September 11thSeptember 11WednesdayHolidays
Stepfamily DaySeptember 16MondayHolidays
Citizenship DaySeptember 17TuesdayHolidays
Native American DaySeptember 27FridayHolidays
Columb DayOctober 14MondayHolidays /National
Boss’s DayOctober 16WednesdayHolidays
Sweetest DayOctober 19SaturdayHolidays
HalloweenOctober 31ThursdayHolidays
Daylight SavingNovember 3SundayHolidays
Veterans’ DayNovember 11MondayHolidays /National
ThanksgivingNovember 28ThursdayHolidays /National
Black FridayNovember 29FridayHolidays
Cyber MondayDecember 2MondayHolidays
Pearl Harbor Remembrance DayDecember 7SaturdayHolidays
Christmas DayDecember 25WednesdayHolidays /National
New Year’s EveDecember 31TuesdayHolidays