Eid al-Adha (Id ul-Adha) is an Islamic festival falling on the 10th day of the month of Dhul Hijja (Thou al-Hijja) to commemorate the willingness of Ibrahim (Abraham) to sacrifice his son. In the table below, you will find when Eid al-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice) is official marked and celebrated in United Arab Emirates over a span of 15 years. All the information display below is also available via our API as well as downloadable as a csv. Signup here to get started.

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Year Day of the Week Date Name
2010
Wednesday November 17 Eid al-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice)
2011
Monday November 7 Eid al-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice)
2012
Friday October 26 Eid al-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice)
2013
Tuesday October 15 Eid al-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice)
2014
Saturday October 4 Eid al-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice)
2015
Wednesday September 23 Eid al-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice)
2016
Sunday September 11 Eid al-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice)
2017
Friday September 1 Eid al-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice)
2018
Tuesday August 21 Eid al-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice)
2019
Sunday August 11 Eid al-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice)
2020
Friday July 31 Eid al-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice)
2021
Tuesday July 20 Eid al-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice)
2022
Saturday July 9 Eid al-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice)
2023
Wednesday June 28 Eid al-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice)
2024
Monday June 17 Eid al-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice)

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