2020 Pagan Calendar

2020 PAGAN CALENDAR

JANUARY

  • 11: Full Moon - Wolf Moon
  • 25: New Moon

FEBRUARY

  • 1: Imbolc
  • 1: Lammas or Lughnasadh (Southern Hemisphere)
  • 9: Full Moon - Snow Moon
  • 24: New Moon

MARCH

  • 1: Matronalia, the Festival of Women
  • 10: Full Moon - Worm Moon or Crow Moon
  • 18: Sheelah's Day in Ireland, honoring Sheela-Na-Gig, the goddess of fertility
  • 19: Spring Equinox or Ostara
  • 19: Mabon (Southern Hemisphere)
  • 24: New Moon

APRIL

  • 8: Full Moon - Hare Moon or Pink Moon 
  • 23: New Moon
  • 23: Wiccan pentacle is officially added to the list of VA-approved emblems for gravestones, 2007

MAY

  • 1: Beltane
  • 1: Samhain - The Witches' New Year (Southern Hemisphere)
  • 7: Full Moon - Flower Moon - Other names for the Full Moon in May are Corn Planting Moon, and Milk Moon from Old English/Anglo-Saxon
  • 23: New Moon

JUNE

  • 1: England's Witchcraft Act of 1563 goes into effect
  • 6: Full Moon - Mead Moon
  • 20: Litha - Summer Solstice
  • 20: Yule (Southern Hemisphere)
  • 21: New Moon
  • 21: In England, the Day of Cerridwen and her cauldron
  • 22: England's last Witchcraft Law is repealed in 1951

JULY

  • 5: Full Moon - Hay Moon
  • 21: New Moon

AUGUST

  • 1: Lammas or Lughnasadh
  • 1: Imbolc (Southern Hemisphere)
  • 4: Full Moon - 
  • 19: New Moon

SEPTEMBER

  • 2: Full Moon - Harvest Moon
  • 17: New Moon
  • 21: International Day of Peace
  • 23: Fall Equinox or Mabon
  • 23: Ostara (Southern Hemisphere)

OCTOBER

  • 2: Full Moon - Harvest Moon
  • 17: New Moon
  • 31: Samhain - The Witches' New Year
  • 31: Beltane (Southern Hemisphere)
  • 31: Celtic Feast of the Dead
  • 31: All Saints' Eve

NOVEMBER

  • 1: Full Moon
  • 1: All Saints' Day
  • 1: Reign of the Old Woman Calileach, or Festival of the Dead, in the Celtic countries
  • 1: Mexico's Day of the Dead (Día de los Muertos)
  • 2: All Souls' Day
  • 15: New Moon
  • 30: Full Moon - 

DECEMBER

  • 15: New Moon
  • 30: Full Moon - 
  • 21: Winter Solstice or Yule
  • 21: Litha (Southern Hemisphere)
  • 31. Hogmanay in Scotland; ward off evil spirits by wearing costumes, such as hides and horns
  • 31. Day in Mexico called Wishing Night