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Eid al-Fitr in Uganda

Eid-al-Fitr (Eid al-Fitr, Eid ul-Fitr, Id-Ul-Fitr, Eid) is the first day of the Islamic month of Shawwal. It marks the end of Ramadan, which is a month of fasting and prayer. Many Muslims attend communal prayers, listen to a khutba (sermon) and give zakat al-fitr (charity in the form of food) during Eid al-Fitr.

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.

Many Muslims dress in fine clothing and children receive gifts on Eid al-Fitr.

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About Eid al-Fitr

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Eid al-Fitr Observances

Eid al-Fitr will only be observed in the year 2015.

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
2015FriJul 17Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
2015SatJul 18Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
2016TueJul 5Eid 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
2022TueMay 3Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
2023SatApr 22Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
2024WedApr 10Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
2025MonMar 31Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
2026FriMar 20Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
2027WedMar 10Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
2028SunFeb 27Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
2029ThuFeb 15Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
2030TueFeb 5Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
2031SatJan 25Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
2032WedJan 14Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
2033MonJan 3Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
2033FriDec 23Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
2034TueDec 12Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
2035SunDec 2Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
2036ThuNov 20Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
2037TueNov 10Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
2038SatOct 30Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
2039WedOct 19Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
2040MonOct 8Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
2041FriSep 27Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
2042TueSep 16Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
2043SunSep 6Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
2044ThuAug 25Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
2045TueAug 15Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
2046SatAug 4Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
2047WedJul 24Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
2048MonJul 13Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
2049FriJul 2Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday

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