Events and observations associated with the holidays we list may be canceled or otherwise affected due to measures taken to combat the COVID-19 pandemic. Please check with event organizers for details.
Holidays and Observances in Syria in 2020
|Jan 1||Wednesday||New Year||Public Holiday|
|Mar 20||Friday||March Equinox||Season|
|Mar 21||Saturday||Mothers' Day||Public Holiday|
|Mar 27||Friday||Daylight Saving Time starts||Clock change/Daylight Saving Time|
|Apr 12||Sunday||Easter Sunday||Observance|
|Apr 17||Friday||Independence Day||Public Holiday|
|Apr 19||Sunday||Orthodox Easter Day||Public Holiday|
|May 1||Friday||May Day||Public Holiday|
|May 6||Wednesday||Martyrs' Day||Public Holiday|
|May 24||Sunday||Eid al-Fitr||Public Holiday|
|Jun 21||Sunday||June Solstice||Season|
|Jul 31||Friday||Eid al-Adha||Public Holiday|
|Aug 1||Saturday||Armed Forces Day||Observance|
|Aug 20||Thursday||Muharram||Public Holiday|
|Sep 22||Tuesday||September Equinox||Season|
|Oct 6||Tuesday||October Liberation Day||Public Holiday|
|Oct 30||Friday||Daylight Saving Time ends||Clock change/Daylight Saving Time|
|Oct 29||Thursday||The Prophet's Birthday||Public Holiday|
|Dec 21||Monday||December Solstice||Season|
|Dec 25||Friday||Christmas Day||Public Holiday|
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