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Aid el-Kebir in Cote d'Ivoire

Eid al-Adha is an Islamic festival to commemorate the willingness of Ibrahim (also known as Abraham) to follow Allah's (God's) command to sacrifice his son. Muslims around the world observe this event.

Is Aid el-Kebir a Public Holiday?

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

In 2019 it falls on a Sunday. Due to this, some businesses may choose to follow Sunday opening hours.

Qurbani Cattle market in Bangladesh.

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About Aid el-Kebir

Read more about Aid el-Kebir.

Aid el-Kebir Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2015ThuSep 24Aid el-KebirPublic Holiday
2016TueSep 13Aid el-KebirPublic Holiday
2017SatSep 2Aid el-KebirPublic Holiday
2018WedAug 22Aid el-KebirPublic Holiday
2019SunAug 11Aid el-KebirPublic Holiday
2020FriJul 31Aid el-KebirPublic Holiday
2021TueJul 20Aid el-KebirPublic Holiday
2022SunJul 10Aid el-KebirPublic Holiday
2023ThuJun 29Aid el-KebirPublic Holiday
2024MonJun 17Aid el-KebirPublic Holiday
2025SatJun 7Aid el-KebirPublic Holiday

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