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Public Holidays in Kuwait in 2018

Kuwait Upcoming Holidays in Kuwait

New Year's Day
New Year's Day

1 January 2019 This National holiday is in 19 days. Moved to Sunday 3 January as 1 January falls on a weekend in 2015

National Day
National Day

25 February 2019 This National holiday is in 74 days. Marks the day when Sheikh Abdullah Al-Salem Al-Sabah ascended to the throne in 1950

Liberation Day
Liberation Day

26 February 2019 This National holiday is in 75 days. The Kuwait Government was reinstated at the end of the Gulf War in 1001

Kuwait List of National Public holidays of Kuwait in 2018

Day Date Holiday Comments
Monday January 01 New Year's Day
Sunday February 25 National Day Marks the creation of Kuwait as a nation in 1961
Monday February 26 Liberation Day End of the Gulf War in 1991
Sunday April 15 Israa and Me'raj
Friday June 15 Eid Al Fitr End of Ramadan
Saturday June 16 Eid Al Fitr Holiday End of Ramadan
Sunday June 17 Eid Al Fitr Holiday End of Ramadan
Monday June 18 Eid Al Fitr Holiday End of Ramadan
Sunday August 19 Eid Al-Adha Holiday
Monday August 20 Arafat Day
Tuesday August 21 Eid Al-Adha
Wednesday August 22 Eid Al-Adha Holiday
Thursday August 23 Eid Al-Adha Holiday
Tuesday September 11 Hijri New Year Islamic New Year
Tuesday November 06 Public Holiday Public sector. Due to floods
Wednesday November 14 Public Holiday Public sector. Due to floods
Thursday November 15 Public Holiday Public sector. Due to floods
Thursday November 22 Birthday of Prophet Muhammad

Key

National Holiday Government/Public Sector

Notes

  • Observes a Friday and Saturday weekend

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