All Events — 2018

KEY:

  • See the Acronyms, Abbreviations, & Symbols post associated with this site for a key.
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  • (WFD) = Watch For Date (locations and times may change)
  • ** Dates may vary based on local or regional tradition.
  • Dates in parentheses – indicates event starts on sundown of this date followed into the second date.
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JANUARY 2018

FEBRUARY 2018

  • February (1) 2 (alt. 2-7) –  Imbolc  – Lughnassah (Pagan/Wicca)
  • February 2  –  Candlemas – Christian
  • February 2 – Disting – Norse Paganism
  • February 2 – Groundhogs Day 
  • February 2 –  Presentation of Our Lord in the TempleOrthodox (Feast)
  • February 2 – St. Brighid of Kildare – Celtic Christian
  • Februray 3 –  Dísirblót – Nordic Pagan
  • February 3 –  Setsubum-sai (Beginning of Spring)– Shinto
  • February 3 —  St. Blaze Day – Christian
  • February 7; 15:54 (3:54) PM UT – ☾ Last Quarter Moon
  • February 11   Cheesefare Sunday – Orthodox Christian
  • February 11–  Transfiguration – Christian
  • February 12 — Charles Robert Darwin Birthday — Natrual Selection/Origin of Species (12 February 1809 – 19 April 1882).
  • February 12– Triodion begins – Orthodox Christian
  • February 12 –  Clean Monday – Great Lent begins – Orthodox Christian
  • February 13 – Shrove Tuesday – Christian
  • February 13 – Fat Tuesday   – Christian (Initiation ofMardi Gras) 
  • February 14 –✞ Ash Wednesday (Lent begins) – Christian
  • February 14  –    Maha Shavartri ** – Hindu
  • February 14 –    ❤  Valentines Day – Christian
  • February 14 –  Valisblot – Norse Paganism
  • February 15; 21:05 (9:05) PM UT – ● Newr Moon / Partial Eclipse
  • February 15 –    Nirvana Day ** – Buddhist – Jain
  • February 16 +-  –   Chinese New Year  (Dog – Xu) – –Confucian, Daoist, Buddhist
  • February 18 –  Orthodox Sunday – Orthodox Christian
  • February 19  – Washington’s Birthday; US National Holiday
  • February 20-March 20 – ♓ Pisces
  • February 23; 8:09 AM UT – ☽ First Quarter Moon
  • February (25) 26- March 1 — R Intercalary Days  – Baha’i

MARCH 2018

  • March 1 – St. David of Wales – Christian
  • March (1) 2-20 – R Nineteen Day Fast  – Baha’i
  • March 2 – Dr. Seuss’ (Theodore Geisel’s) Birthday.
  • March 2-4–  Hola Mohalla (Mock Fight)- Sikh
  • March 3 –  Holi – Hindu
  • March 3 – Iditarod; Anchorage to Nome, Alaska
  • March 6 Meatfare Sunday – Orthodox Christian
  • March 9 — The Feast of the Forty Martyrs of Sebaste – Orthodox (Feast)
  • March 9; 11:20 AM UT – ☾ Last Quarter Moon
  • March (10) 11 –  Purim Judaism
  • March 11 – Daylight Savings Time Starts.
  • March 13 –  L. Ron Hubbard Birthday– Scientology
  • March 15 – Ides of March  
  • March 17, 13:12 (1:12) PM UT– ● New Moon
  • March 17 –   ♣ St. Patrick’s Day – Christian origin
  • March 18 –  Hindu New Year** – Hindu
  • March 18-26  –  Ramayana ** – Hindu 
  • March (19)  20  Vernal Equinox; Ostara (northern hemisphere) Mabon (southern hemisphere)- Pagan-Celtic/Wicca 
  • March 19 – ✞ St. Joseph’s Day – Christian
  • March (20) 21 – ­ Naw-Rúz (New Year)  – Baha’I (vernal equinox) 
  • March 20-21 –  Ostara – Norse Paganism
  • March 21 – Norooz (New Year) – Persian/Zoroastrian (vernal equinox)
  • March 21-April 20 –  Aries 
  • March 24; 15:35 (3:35) PM UT – ☽ First Quarter Moon
  • March 25 – Annunciation of the Theotokos – Orthodox (Feast) 
  • March 25 –✞ Palm Sunday – Christian 
  • March 26  –   Rama Navami – Hindu
  • March 28 – Khordad Sal (Birth of Prophet Zaranhushtra) ** – Zoroastrian
  • March 28-29 –✞ Tenebrae 
  • March 29 – ✞Maundy Thursday
  • March 30 – ✞ Good Friday
  • March (30) 31- April 6 –✡✞Pesach/ Passover
  • March 31, 13:27 (1:27) PM – ○ Full Moon /Total (Umbral) Eclipse
  • March 31 –  Lazrus Saturday – Orthodox Christian
  • March 31 – Lord’s Evening Meal – Jehovah’s Witness
  • March 31  –  Magha Puja Day ** – Buddhist

APRIL 2018

  • April 1 – April (All) Fools Day
  • April 1 –✞ Easter
  • April  1  –  Palm Sunday– Orthodox Christian (Feast)
  • April 3  –    Mahavir Jayanti  ** – Jain
  • April 6 –  Holy Friday – Orthodox Christian
  • April 8 –  Easter/Pascha – Orthodox Christian
  • April 8; 7:18 AM UT – ☾ Last Quarter Moon
  • April 8 – Ryan Wayne White  Rememberence (December 6, 1971 – April 8, 1990)
  • April (10) 11-18, 2012 –  Pesach/ Passover – Christian/Judaism
  • April (11) 12 – ✡ Yom Ha’Shoah (Holocaust Remembrance)
  • April (12) 13 –  Lailat al Miraj  ** – Islam
  • April 11 –   Hanuman Jayanti – Hindu
  • April 14 –  Baisakhi New Year  (Vaisakhi)– Sikh
  • April 14-16 –  Suviyöt  (The Summer Nights) – Finnish Paganism
  • April 15 – Titanic (Ship, Crew, & Passenger) Remembrance (1912)
  • April 15 – Tax Day (US) 
  • April; 16:1:57 AM UT  – ● New Moon
  • April 16  – Patriot’s Day
  • April 16-18 (63) – Christopher C. Boe, Birth-Period
  • April (18) 19 – ✡Yom Ha’atzmaut – Jewish
  • April (20) 21 – May 2 – First Day of Ridvan – Baha’i

    Earth Day

  • April 22 – ♁ Earth Day
  • April; 22;:21:46 (9:46) PM UT – ☽First Quarter Moon
  • April 22-May1 – Walpurgis/Thirmilci – Norse Paganism
  • April 23 – ✞   Saint George – Christian/Orthodox Christian (Feast) 
  • April (28) 29 – R  9th day of  Ridvan * – Baha’i
  • April 21- May 21 – ♉ Taurus
  • April 27  – Arbor Day
  • April (28) 29 — R Ninth Day of Ridvan  – Baha’i
  • April 29  –  Visakha Puja – Buddha Day ** – Buddhist
  • April  30; 0:58 (12:58) AM UT – ○ Full Moon 
  • April 30 – St. James the Great Day – Orthodox Christian 
  • April 30- May 2  –  Theravadin New Year ** – Buddhist
  • April (30) May  1 –  Lailat at Bara’ah ** – Islam
  • April (30)  May 1–   Beltane 

MAY 2018

JUNE 2018

 

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