Libya has a total of 14 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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Holiday Weekday Date
Libyan Revolution Day
Sunday February 17
March Equinox
Wednesday March 20
May Day
Wednesday May 1
Eid al-Fitr
Friday June 7
June Solstice
Friday June 21
Day of Arafah
Sunday August 11
Eid al-Adha
Wednesday August 14
Muharram
Muharram is the first month of the Islamic calendar and a time of remembrance or mourning.
Sunday September 1
Day of Martyr Omar Al-Mokhtar
Monday September 16
September Equinox
Monday September 23
Liberation Day
Wednesday October 23
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
December Solstice
Sunday December 22
Independence Day
Tuesday December 24