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Aid el-Fitr in Cote d'Ivoire

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.

Is Aid el-Fitr a Public Holiday?

Aid el-Fitr is a public holiday. It is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed.

Many Muslims dress in fine clothing and children receive gifts on Eid al-Fitr.

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About Aid el-Fitr

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Aid el-Fitr Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2015SatJul 18Aid el-FitrPublic Holiday
2016TueJul 5Aid el-FitrPublic Holiday
2017SunJun 25Aid el-FitrPublic Holiday
2018ThuJun 14Aid el-FitrPublic Holiday
2019TueJun 4Aid el-FitrPublic Holiday
2020SatMay 23Aid el-FitrPublic Holiday
2021ThuMay 13Aid el-FitrPublic Holiday
2022TueMay 3Aid el-FitrPublic Holiday
2023SatApr 22Aid el-FitrPublic Holiday
2024WedApr 10Aid el-FitrPublic Holiday
2025MonMar 31Aid el-FitrPublic Holiday

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