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Eid al-Fitr in Syria

For Muslims around the world, Eid ul Fitr marks the end of Ramadan, the Islamic holy month of fasting and prayer. It is one of the largest and most important celebrations in the Islamic calendar.

Is Eid al-Fitr a Public Holiday?

Eid al-Fitr is a public holiday. It is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed.

Eid ul Fitr is a time to share great food with family and friends.

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About Eid al-Fitr

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Eid al-Fitr Observances

Holiday currently only shown for years 2000–2023.

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2000SatJan 8Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
2000ThuDec 28Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
2001MonDec 17Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
2002FriDec 6Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
2003WedNov 26Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
2004SunNov 14Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
2005FriNov 4Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
2006TueOct 24Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
2007SatOct 13Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
2008ThuOct 2Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
2009MonSep 21Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
2010FriSep 10Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
2011WedAug 31Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
2012SunAug 19Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
2013ThuAug 8Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
2014TueJul 29Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
2015SatJul 18Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
2016ThuJul 7Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
2017MonJun 26Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
2018FriJun 15Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
2019WedJun 5Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
2020SunMay 24Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
2021ThuMay 13Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
2022MonMay 2Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
2023SatApr 22Eid al-Fitr (Tentative Date)Public Holiday

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