National Holidays & Religious Holidays

National Holidays

  • 1st January: New Year’s Day
  • 11th January: Anniversary of the independence manifesto
  • May 1st: Labour Day
  • 30th July: Feast of the Throne
  • 14 August: Anniversary of the recovery Oued Ed-Dahab
  • 20th August: Anniversary of the Revolution of the King and the people
  • 21 August: Youth Day
  • 6th November: Anniversary of the Green March
  • 18th November: Independence Day
  • Religious Holidays:
  • 1st Shawal: Eid Al-Fitr (Feast of Fast Breaking)
  • 10 al-Hijja: Eid Al-Adha (Festival of Sacrifice)
  • 1st Muharram: Hijra New Year
  • 12 Rabia al-awal: Eid Al-Mawlid Annabawi (Birth of the Prophet Muhammad SWS)