Home   Calendar   Holidays   Saudi Arabia
Flag for Saudi Arabia

Holidays and Observances in Saudi Arabia in 2020

Holidays and Observances in Saudi Arabia in 2020

Date NameType
Mar 20FridayMarch EquinoxSeason
Apr 24FridayRamadan beginsObservance
May 24SundayEid al-FitrNational holiday
May 25MondayEid al-Fitr HolidayNational holiday
May 26TuesdayEid al-Fitr HolidayNational holiday
May 27WednesdayEid al-Fitr HolidayNational holiday
Jun 21SundayJune SolsticeSeason
Jul 30ThursdayArafat DayNational holiday
Jul 31FridayEid al-AdhaNational holiday
Aug 1SaturdayEid al-Adha HolidayNational holiday
Aug 2SundayEid al-Adha HolidayNational holiday
Aug 20ThursdayMuharram (Muslim New Year)Observance
Sep 22TuesdaySeptember EquinoxSeason
Sep 23WednesdaySaudi National DayNational holiday
Oct 29ThursdayProphet's BirthdayObservance
Dec 21MondayDecember SolsticeSeason

No holidays shown? That's because you didn't select any holiday types. Please check at least one of the boxes.

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

  • 2019
  • 2021

Unable to find that country

Please check your spelling and try again or select one of the available countries.

You might also like

Lunar Eclipse 16–17 July

Lunar Eclipse 16–17 July

This partial lunar eclipse, the last lunar eclipse of 2019, is visible from Australia, Africa, South America, most of Europe and Asia. more

Eid al-Adha

Eid al-Adha (Id ul-Adha) is an Islamic festival falling on the 10th day of the month of Dhul Hijja (Thou al-Hijja) to commemorate the willingness of Ibrahim (Abraham) to sacrifice his son. more

Nelson Mandela Postage Stamp

Nelson Mandela Day

Nelson Mandela International Day is annually observed on July 18 to recognize the former South African president’s contribution to peace and freedom. more