United Arab Emirates Holidays in 2017

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

Christmas Eve


Lantern Festival


Easter Monday

Labor Day