List of festivals and holidays in UAE, 2016

This post on KasaKaru gives the list of holidays, observances and festivals in the United Arab Emirates, for the year 2016. Check this post to know the list of festivals in UAE, also click on them to know more about each holiday in brief detail.

Date Festival(s)
January, 2016
1 New Year’s Day
March, 2016
20 March equinox
May, 2016
5 Leilat al-Meiraj (The Prophet’s Ascension)
June, 2016
20 June Solstice
July, 2016
6 Eid-al-Fitr (End of Ramadan)
9 Eid-al-Fitr Holiday 2
September, 2016
10 Arafat (Haj) Day
11 Eid-al-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice)
12 Eid-al-Adha Holiday 1
13 Eid-al-Adha Holiday 2
22 September equinox
October, 2016
2 Al-Hijra (Islamic New Year)
November, 2016
30 Martyrs’ Day
December, 2016
2 National Day
3 National Day Holiday
11 Mouloud (The Prophet’s Birthday)
21 December Solstice
31 New Year’s Eve
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