Home   Calendar   Holidays   United Arab Emirates   Eid al-Fitr Holiday
Flag for United Arab Emirates

Eid al-Fitr Holiday in United Arab Emirates

Is Eid al-Fitr Holiday a Public Holiday?

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

Eid al-Fitr Holiday Observances

Holiday currently only shown for years 2016–2022.

Note: Extra public holidays may be allocated before or after a public holiday in different years.

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2016SatJul 9Eid al-Fitr HolidayNational holiday
2017WedJun 28Eid al-Fitr HolidayNational holiday
2018SatJun 16Eid al-Fitr HolidayNational holiday
2019WedJun 5Eid al-Fitr HolidayNational holiday
2020SatMay 23Eid al-Fitr HolidayNational holiday
2021WedMay 12Eid al-Fitr HolidayNational holiday
2022ThuMay 5Eid al-Fitr Holiday (Tentative Date)National 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.