Bahrain has a total of 15 holidays in 2019. In the table below, you will find the details of the holidays and when they are observed. All the information display below is also available via our API as well as downaloadble as a csv or json file. Signup here to get started.
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New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.
|Tuesday||January 1||National holiday|
||Wednesday||May 1||National holiday|
||Thursday||June 6||National holiday|
||Friday||August 16||National holiday|
Muharram is the first month of the Islamic calendar and a time of remembrance or mourning.
|Sunday||September 1||National holiday|
||Monday||September 9||National holiday|
|Ashoora (second day)
||Tuesday||September 10||National holiday|
|The Prophet's Birthday
Mawlid, or Milad, marks the birth of the Islamic prophet Muhammed, or Mohamed, in the year 570 of the Gregorian calendar.
|Sunday||November 10||National holiday|
||Monday||December 16||National holiday|
|National Day (second day)
||Tuesday||December 17||National holiday|