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Christmas Eve in South Africa

Quick Facts

Christmas Eve is the day before Christmas Day and falls on December 24 in the Gregorian calendar.

Local names

NameLanguage
Christmas EveEnglish
Heiliger AbendGerman
OukersaandAfrikaans
usuku phambi kukaKhisimusiZulu

Christmas Eve 2014

Wednesday, December 24, 2014

Christmas Eve 2015

Thursday, December 24, 2015
List of dates for other years

Christmas Eve, which is the day before Christmas Day, is celebrated in many countries worldwide. It is a Christian observance that falls on December 24 in the Gregorian calendar.

Christmas tree section on white.

Christmas trees are decorated with baubles, lights and tinsel during the Christmas season.

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About Christmas Eve

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Christmas Eve Observances

WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday type
MonDec 241990Christmas EveObservance
TueDec 241991Christmas EveObservance
ThuDec 241992Christmas EveObservance
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SatDec 242016Christmas EveObservance
SunDec 242017Christmas EveObservance
MonDec 242018Christmas EveObservance
TueDec 242019Christmas EveObservance
ThuDec 242020Christmas EveObservance

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