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Eid al-Adha in Argentina

On Eid al-Adha, Muslims demonstrate their obedience to Allah by sacrificing an animal. The holiday is inspired by a story from the Quran that is also known to Christians and Jews.

Is Eid al-Adha a Public Holiday?

This is a non-working holiday only for people who follow the Muslim faith. Public organizations, schools, and most businesses are open, though some private enterprises may have reduced hours.

Sheep are among the animals sacrificed on Eid al-Adha.

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About Eid al-Adha

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Eid al-Adha Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2017SatSep 2Eid al-AdhaMuslim, Optional holiday
2018TueAug 21Eid al-AdhaMuslim, Optional holiday
2019SunAug 11Eid al-AdhaMuslim, Optional holiday
2020FriJul 31Eid al-AdhaMuslim, Optional holiday
2021TueJul 20Eid al-AdhaMuslim, Optional holiday
2022SatJul 9Eid al-AdhaMuslim, Optional holiday
2023ThuJun 29Eid al-Adha (Tentative Date)Muslim, Optional holiday
2024MonJun 17Eid al-Adha (Tentative Date)Muslim, Optional holiday
2025SatJun 7Eid al-Adha (Tentative Date)Muslim, Optional holiday
2026WedMay 27Eid al-Adha (Tentative Date)Muslim, Optional holiday
2027MonMay 17Eid al-Adha (Tentative Date)Muslim, Optional holiday

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