When was Easter holidays 2017?

When was Easter holidays 2017?

When is Easter 2017? This year Good Friday fell on April 14, with Easter Sunday and Monday April 16-17. The celebration for most adults will be a four-day weekend as Good Friday and Easter Monday are also bank holidays.

What was the date of Easter in 2016?

Easter for the year 2016 is celebrated/ observed on Sunday, March 27th.

Was Easter Monday ever a federal holiday?

Is Good Friday a Federal Holiday? No, Good Friday and Easter Monday are not Federal Holidays. All federal holidays are non-religious (other than Christmas Day).

When was the Easter holidays in 2018?

The next bank holiday to plot in your diaries will be Friday, March 30 – which is also Good Friday and April 2 – which is Easter Monday. This year Easter holiday comes fairly early, with Good Friday falling on March 30. Easter Sunday falls on April 1, followed by Easter Monday on April 2.

How are Easter dates determined?

As a moveable feast, the date of Easter is determined in each year through a calculation known as computus (Latin for ‘computation’). Easter is celebrated on the first Sunday after the Paschal full moon, which is the first full moon on or after 21 March (a fixed approximation of the March equinox).

When was the date for Easter in 2015?

April 5
List of dates for Easter

Year Western Eastern
2012 April 8 April 15
2013 March 31 May 5
2014 April 20
2015 April 5 April 12

Is Monday after Easter a holiday?

In the United States, Easter Monday is not a federal holiday, and is generally not observed on a nationwide level, apart from a few traditions such as the White House Easter egg roll.

Is Easter a US national holiday?

No, Easter isn’t a national holiday in the United States.

When was the Easter holidays 2019?

This year Easter Sunday falls on 21 April, the latest date since 2011 when it was on 24 April. Because of this, in many regions the school holidays will finish with the Easter bank holiday on Monday, 22 April.