2020 Religious, Ethnic & Civil Observances

2020      
  July 4 Independence Day (U.S.)
  9 Martyrdom of the Bab (Baha'i)
  9 Fast of Shiva Asar B’Tammuz (Jewish)
  21 Rosh Chodesh Av (Jewish)
  30 Tish'a B'av (Jewish)
  31 - Aug 3 Eid al Adha (Islam)
 
  August 1 Lammas (Christian)
  3 Raksha Bandhan (Hindu)
  7 Rosh Chodesh Elul (Jewish)
  10 Waqf al Arafa (Islam)
  20 Hijra - New Year  (Islam)
  22 Ganesh Chaturdhi (Hindu)
  29 Ashura (Islam)
 
  September 7  Labor Day (U.S.)
  19-20 Rosh Hashanah (Jewish)
  21 Tzom Gedaliah (Jewish)
  28 Yom Kippur (Jewish)
 
  October 1 Mid-Autumn Festival (China)
  3 - 9 Sukkot (Jewish)
  8 Hosha'anah Rabah (Jewish)
  10 Shemini Atzeret (Jewish)
  11 Simchat Torah (Jewish)
  12 Columbus Day (U.S.)
  17 - 24 Navaratri (Hindu)
  20 Birth of the Báb (Baha'i)
  25 Chong Yang (China)
  25 Vijayadashmi/Dussehra (Hindu)
  29 Mawlid an Nabi (Islam)
  31 - Nov 2 Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) (Latin America)
  31 All Hallows Eve/Halloween
 
  November 1 All Saints Day (Christian)
  1 Samhain (Wiccan/Pagan)
  2 All Souls Day (Catholic Christian)
  3 Bunka No Hi (Japan)
  11  Veteran’s Day (U.S.)
  12 Birth of Baha'u'llah (Baha'i)
  14 Diwali (Deepavali) (Hindu/Jain/Sikh)
  15 Shichigosan Matsuri (Shinto)
  26 Thanksgiving (Interfaith USA)
  26 Day of the Covenant (Baha'i)
  29 First Sunday of Advent (Christian)
 
  December 8 Bodhi Day  (Rohatsu) - Buddhism
  11 - 18 Hanukkah (Jewish)
  12 Feast day - Our Lady of Guadalupe (Catholic Christian)
  15 Rosh Chodesh Tevet (Jewish)
  16 - 25 Posadas Navidenas - Hispanic Christian
  21 Winter Solstice/Yule (Pagan, International)
  25 Christmas * - Christian
  26 - Jan 1 Kwanzaa (African American)