Home   Calendar   Holidays   Serbia   First Day of Eid al-Adha
Flag for Serbia

First Day of Eid al-Adha in Serbia

On Eid al-Adha, Muslims demonstrate their obedience to Allah by sacrificing an animal. The holiday is inspired by a story from the Quran that is also known to Christians and Jews.

Is First Day of Eid al-Adha a Public Holiday?

First Day of Eid al-Adha is an optional holiday. Employment and holiday laws in Serbia allow employees to choose a limited number of holidays from a list of optional holidays. Some employees may choose to take the day off on this day, however, most offices and businesses remain open.

Sheep are among the animals sacrificed on Eid al-Adha.

©iStockphoto.com/oyaboya

About First Day of Eid al-Adha

Read more about First Day of Eid al-Adha.

First Day of Eid al-Adha Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2018WedAug 22First Day of Eid al-AdhaMuslim, Optional holiday
2019MonAug 12First Day of Eid al-AdhaMuslim, Optional holiday
2020FriJul 31First Day of Eid al-AdhaMuslim, Optional holiday
2021TueJul 20First Day of Eid al-AdhaMuslim, Optional holiday
2022SatJul 9First Day of Eid al-Adha (Tentative Date)Muslim, Optional holiday
2023ThuJun 29First Day of Eid al-Adha (Tentative Date)Muslim, Optional holiday
2024MonJun 17First Day of Eid al-Adha (Tentative Date)Muslim, Optional holiday
2025SatJun 7First Day of Eid al-Adha (Tentative Date)Muslim, Optional holiday
2026WedMay 27First Day of Eid al-Adha (Tentative Date)Muslim, Optional holiday
2027MonMay 17First Day of Eid al-Adha (Tentative Date)Muslim, Optional holiday
2028FriMay 5First Day of Eid al-Adha (Tentative Date)Muslim, Optional holiday

While we diligently research and update our holiday dates, some of the information in the table above may be preliminary. If you find an error, please let us know.