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Holidays and Observances in Egypt in 2020

Events and observations associated with the holidays we list may be canceled or otherwise affected due to measures taken to combat the COVID-19 pandemic. Please check with event organizers for details.

Holidays and Observances in Egypt in 2020

Date NameType
Jan 1WednesdayJanuary 1 Bank HolidayBank Holiday
Jan 7TuesdayCoptic Christmas DayNational holiday
Jan 25SaturdayRevolution Day January 25National holiday
Mar 12ThursdayPublic HolidayNational holiday
Mar 20FridayMarch EquinoxSeason
Apr 17FridayCoptic Good FridayObservance
Apr 18SaturdayCoptic Holy SaturdayObservance
Apr 19SundayCoptic Easter SundayNational holiday
Apr 20MondaySpring FestivalNational holiday
Apr 25SaturdaySinai Liberation DayNational holiday
May 1FridayLabor DayNational holiday
May 2SaturdayDay off for Labor DayNational holiday
May 24SundayEid el FitrNational holiday
May 25MondayEid el Fitr HolidayNational holiday
May 26TuesdayEid el Fitr HolidayNational holiday
May 27WednesdayEid el Fitr HolidayNational holiday
May 28ThursdayEid el Fitr HolidayNational holiday
Jun 20SaturdayJune SolsticeSeason
Jun 30TuesdayJune 30 RevolutionNational holiday
Jul 1WednesdayJuly 1 Bank HolidayBank Holiday
Jul 23ThursdayRevolution Day July 23National holiday
Jul 30ThursdayArafat DayNational holiday
Jul 31FridayEid al-AdhaNational holiday
Aug 1SaturdayEid al-Adha Day 2National holiday
Aug 2SundayEid al-Adha Day 3National holiday
Aug 3MondayEid al-Adha Day 4Bank Holiday
Aug 15SaturdayFlooding of the NileObservance
Aug 20ThursdayMuharramNational holiday
Sep 11FridayNayrouzObservance
Sep 22TuesdaySeptember EquinoxSeason
Oct 6TuesdayArmed Forces DayNational holiday
Oct 29ThursdayProphet Mohamed's BirthdayNational holiday
Dec 21MondayDecember SolsticeSeason

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