Eid al-Fitr in Morocco

Eid-al-Fitr (Eid al-Fitr, Eid ul-Fitr, Id-Ul-Fitr, Eid) is the first day of the Islamic month of Shawwal. It marks the end of Ramadan, which is a month of fasting and prayer. Many Muslims attend communal prayers, listen to a khutba (sermon) and give zakat al-fitr (charity in the form of food) during Eid al-Fitr.

Muslim child and mother expressing joy.
Many Muslims dress in fine clothing and children receive gifts on Eid al-Fitr.
Many Muslims dress in fine clothing and children receive gifts on Eid al-Fitr.
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About Eid al-Fitr

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Eid al-Fitr Observances

WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday Type
FriSep 102010Eid al-FitrNational holiday
WedAug 312011Eid al-FitrNational holiday
SunAug 192012Eid al-FitrNational holiday
ThuAug 82013Eid al-FitrNational holiday
TueJul 292014Eid al-FitrNational holiday
SatJul 182015Eid al-FitrNational holiday
ThuJul 72016Eid al-FitrNational holiday
MonJun 262017Eid al-FitrNational holiday
FriJun 152018Eid al-FitrNational holiday
WedJun 52019Eid al-FitrNational holiday
SunMay 242020Eid al-FitrNational holiday

Quick Facts

Eid-al-Fitr is a holiday to mark the end of the Islamic month of Ramadan, during which Muslims fast during the hours of daylight.

Eid al-Fitr 2016

Thursday, July 7, 2016

Eid al-Fitr 2017

Monday, June 26, 2017

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