Feasts, Festivals, & Holydays

2018 – 2019
Underline = Holyday of Obligation
Bold = Marian Feast
Green = Link


(Solstice—December 21)

Christmas—December 25

Mary, Mother of God—
January 1

Epiphany—January 6

St. Brigid—February 1

Candlemas—February 2

St. Valentine—February 14

Ash Wednesday—March 6

Lent—Mar 6 – Apr 20

St. Patrick—March 17

St. Joseph—March 19


(Equinox—March 20)

Annunciation of BVM—
March 25

Easter—April 21

St. George—April 25

May Day—May 1

May is Mary’s Month

Ascension—May 30

Visitation of BVM—
May 31

Whitsunday—June 9


(Solstice—June 21)

Midsummer Eve—June 23

St. John—June 24

Sts. Peter & Paul—June 29

Independence Day—July 4

Sts. Ann & Joachim—July 26

Lammas—August 1

Assumption of BVM—
August 15

St. Michael’s Lent
begins August 15

Nativity of BVM—
September 8

Holy Cross—September 14


(Equinox—September 22)

Michaelmas—September 29

Hallowe’en—October 31

All Saints Day—November 1

All Souls Day—November 2

Martinmas—November 11

Advent

St. Nicholas—December 6

Immaculate Conception—
December 8

St. Lucy—December 13