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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.

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 Aid el-Fitr

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Aid el-Fitr Observances

WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday Type
FriSep 102010Aid el-FitrPublic Holiday
WedAug 312011Aid el-FitrPublic Holiday
SunAug 192012Aid el-FitrPublic Holiday
ThuAug 82013Aid el-FitrPublic Holiday
TueJul 292014Aid el-FitrPublic Holiday
SatJul 182015Aid el-FitrPublic Holiday
TueJul 52016Aid el-FitrPublic Holiday
SunJun 252017Aid el-FitrPublic Holiday
ThuJun 142018Aid el-FitrPublic Holiday
WedJun 52019Aid el-FitrPublic Holiday
SunMay 242020Aid el-FitrPublic 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.

Aid el-Fitr 2018

Thursday, June 14, 2018

Aid el-Fitr 2019

Wednesday, June 5, 2019

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