United Arab Emirates Holidays in 2017

Holiday dateHoliday nameHoliday Type
Sun, January 1 New Year's DayNational Holiday
Mon, March 20 March equinoxSeason
Mon, April 24 Leilat al-Meiraj (The Prophet's Ascension)National Holiday
Thu, May 25 Ramadan beginsNational Holiday
Wed, June 21 June SolsticeSeason
Sun, June 25 Eid-al-Fitr (End of Ramadan)National Holiday
Tue, June 27 Eid-al-Fitr Holiday 1National Holiday
Wed, June 28 Eid-al-Fitr Holiday 2National Holiday
Thu, August 31 Arafat (Haj) DayNational Holiday
Fri, September 1 Eid-al-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice)National Holiday
Sat, September 2 Eid-al-Adha Holiday 1National Holiday
Sun, September 3 Eid-al-Adha Holiday 2National Holiday
Thu, September 21 Al-Hijra (Islamic New Year)National Holiday
Fri, September 22 September equinoxSeason
Thu, November 30 Mouloud (The Prophet's Birthday)National Holiday
Thu, November 30 Commemoration DayNational Holiday
Sat, December 2 National DayNational Holiday
Thu, December 21 December SolsticeSeason
Sun, December 31 New Year's EveObservance

Grandparents Day

Autumnal Equinox


All Saints’ Day

Friday the 13th

Winter Solstice