Christmas Eve 2018

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When is Christmas Eve 2018?Christmas Eve 2018

Christmas Eve in 2018
Monday, December 24, 2018

When is Christmas Eve 2019?

Christmas Eve in 2019
Tuesday, December 24, 2019

Why We Celebrate Christmas Eve?

Christmas Eve is celebrated in many countries of the world. This holiday on the eve of Christmas is considered Christian. It falls on December 24th according to the Gregorian calendar. Christmas Eve is the culmination of the Advent season. He is associated with the birth of Jesus Christ. But the actual date is disputed by scientists. Most of the Christmas traditions are associated with pre-Christian winter festivals. They include candles, ornaments from bushes and trees, symbolizing eternal light and life.

What Do People Do?

Christmas Eve is celebrated all over the world in various ways, including Canada, the USA, Australia. Workers around the world on this day have a rest or work half a day to prepare for Christmas. In some countries, Christmas Eve is celebrated with a family with traditional dishes. In some countries, gifts are exchanged. The houses are lit with Christmas trees. In some countries, they organize concerts with singers, sing Christmas carols in public places. Children in France put their shoes near the fireplace, so that Santa Claus filled it with toys, nuts and sweets.

How to Celebrate Christmas Eve?

Christmas Eve – a national holiday in the Czech Republic, Estonia. Some organizations and banks are closed in Austria, Germany. In Brazil, they go to work after lunch. In some countries, stores, on the contrary, work late. Schools and educational institutions are closed in the USA.

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List of dates for other years

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MonDec 242018Christmas Eve
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ThuDec 242020Christmas Eve
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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