UAE holidays 2019
January 1 – New Year’s Day
Every year the UAE joins the global party with fireworks and parties.
April 3 – Al Isra’a Wal Mi’raj – Ascension Day
It is an Islamic holiday, which marks Prophet Mohammad’s journey to heaven.
June 4/5 – Eid Al Fitr
Eid Al Fitr begins automatically after the last day of Ramadan. It is the festival of breaking the fast.
August 10 – Arafat Day
Arafat Day is the second day of the haj pilgrimage.
August 11 – Eid Al Adha
Eid Al Adha is the festival of sacrifice.
September 1 – Al Hijri
Al Hijri is the Islamic New Year.
November 9 – Milad Al Nabi
It’s Prophet Mohammad’s Birthday.
November 30 – Martyr’s Day
Its a public holiday to honour Emiratis who have died for their country.
December 2 – UAE National Day
It will be UAEs 48th Birthday.
All of these holidays are subject to change, when the ministry confirms the dates
All of these holidays are subject to change, when the ministry confirms the dates.