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Christmas Eve in South Africa

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.
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
FriDec 242010Christmas EveObservance
SatDec 242011Christmas EveObservance
MonDec 242012Christmas EveObservance
TueDec 242013Christmas EveObservance
WedDec 242014Christmas EveObservance
ThuDec 242015Christmas EveObservance
SatDec 242016Christmas EveObservance
SunDec 242017Christmas EveObservance
MonDec 242018Christmas EveObservance
TueDec 242019Christmas EveObservance
ThuDec 242020Christmas EveObservance

Quick Facts

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

Christmas Eve 2018

Monday, December 24, 2018

Christmas Eve 2019

Tuesday, December 24, 2019

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Related holidays

Other holidays in December 2018 in South Africa

Fun Holiday on December 24, 2018

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