Home   Calendar   Holidays   Nigeria   Id el Kabir
Flag for Nigeria

Id el Kabir in Nigeria

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 Id el Kabir a Public Holiday?

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

Qurbani Cattle market in Bangladesh.

©bigstockphoto.com/A K Choudhury

About Id el Kabir

Read more about Id el Kabir.

Id el Kabir Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2015ThuSep 24Id el KabirPublic Holiday
2016MonSep 12Id el KabirPublic Holiday
2017SatSep 2Id el KabirPublic Holiday
2018WedAug 22Id el KabirPublic Holiday
2019MonAug 12Id el KabirPublic Holiday
2020FriJul 31Id el KabirPublic Holiday
2021TueJul 20Id el KabirPublic Holiday
2022SunJul 10Id el KabirPublic Holiday
2023ThuJun 29Id el KabirPublic Holiday
2024MonJun 17Id el KabirPublic Holiday
2025SatJun 7Id el KabirPublic Holiday

We diligently research and continuously update our holiday dates and information. If you find a mistake, please let us know.