March-June: Purim, Passover, Independence Day, Shavu'ot
Deptember-October: Rosh Hashanah, Yom Hakippurim, Sukkot
Shabbat (The Sabbath) and Holidays
Shabbat commences at sundown on Friday evening
and continues until sundown Saturday night.
Holidays also begin at sundown on the preceding evening
and end at night.
During Shabbat and major holidays all Jewish shops, businesses,
offices, and institutions are closed.
Most public transportation stops,
though taxi service is generally available.
Kosher restaurants are also Closed at these times,
though hotel dining rooms serve meals.
Non-kosher Restaurants stay open.