Public Holidays in Bahrain in 2018

Bahrain Upcoming Holidays in Bahrain

Labour Day
May Day

1 May 2018 This National holiday is in 68 days. This holiday is most commonly associated as a commemoration of the achievements of the lab...

Eid Al Fitr
Eid al-Fitr

15 June 2018 This National holiday is in 113 days. The festival of Eid al-Fitr, the Festival of Fast breaking, marks the end of Ramadan

Eid Al Fitr Holiday
Eid al-Fitr Holiday

17 June 2018 This National holiday is in 115 days. Second day of holidays for the festival of Eid al-Fitr, marking the end of Ramadan

Bahrain List of National Public holidays of Bahrain in 2018

Day Date Holiday Comments
Monday January 01 New Year's Day
Tuesday May 01 Labour Day International observances began with the Haymarket Riot in Chicago
Friday June 15 Eid Al Fitr End of Ramadan
Sunday June 17 Eid Al Fitr Holiday End of Ramadan
Tuesday August 21 Eid Al-Adha Date varies on Lunar cycle
Wednesday August 22 Eid Al-Adha Holiday Date varies on Lunar cycle
Thursday August 23 Eid Al-Adha Holiday Date varies on Lunar cycle
Tuesday September 11 Hijri New Year Islamic New Year
Wednesday September 19 Ashoora Eve 9th day of Muharram
Thursday September 20 Ashoora 10th day of Muharram
Tuesday November 20 Birthday of Prophet Muhammad Subject to confirmation
Sunday December 16 National Day Two day holiday
Monday December 17 National Day Holiday


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  • Friday and Saturday are the weekend
  • If a holiday falls on a weekend, it may be a holiday for the public sector on the next weekday

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