Lebanon has a total of 36 holidays in 2020. 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 downloadable as a csv. Signup here to get started.

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Holiday Date Details
New Year
Wednesday, January 1, 2020 New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.
Orthodox Christmas
Monday, January 6, 2020 Many Orthodox churches annually celebrate Christmas Day on or around January 7. This event commemorates the story of Jesus Christ’s birth, according to the Christian Bible.
St Maron's Day
Sunday, February 9, 2020 St Maron's Day is a public holiday in Lebanon
Commemoration of the Assasination of PM Rafic Hariri
Friday, February 14, 2020 Commemoration of the Assasination of PM Rafic Hariri is a public holiday in Lebanon
Teachers' Day
Monday, March 9, 2020 Teachers' Day is a observance in Lebanon
March Equinox
Friday, March 20, 2020 March Equinox in Lebanon (Beirut)
Mother's Day
Saturday, March 21, 2020 Mother’s Day celebrates the achievements and efforts of mothers and mother figures.
Feast of the Annunciation
Wednesday, March 25, 2020 Feast of the Annunciation is a public holiday in Lebanon
Daylight Saving Time starts
Saturday, March 28, 2020 Daylight Saving Time starts in Lebanon
Good Friday
Friday, April 10, 2020 Good Friday is a global Christian observance two days before Easter Sunday.
Easter Sunday
Sunday, April 12, 2020 Easter Sunday commemorates Jesus Christ’s resurrection, according to Christian belief.
Easter Monday
Monday, April 13, 2020 Easter Monday is the day after Easter Sunday.
Orthodox Good Friday
Friday, April 17, 2020 Millions of Orthodox Christians around the world annually observe Good Friday to commemorate the events leading up to Jesus Christ's crucifixion.
Orthodox Easter Day
Sunday, April 19, 2020 Millions of Orthodox Christians around the world often celebrate Easter Sunday at a different time to the date set by many western churches.
Orthodox Easter Monday
Monday, April 20, 2020 Orthodox Easter Monday is the day after the Orthodox Easter Sunday.
Labor Day
Friday, May 1, 2020 Labor Day, International Workers' Day, and May Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
Martyr's Day
Sunday, May 3, 2020 Martyr's Day is a public holiday in Lebanon
Liberation and Resistance Holiday
Sunday, May 10, 2020 Liberation and Resistance Holiday is a public holiday in Lebanon
Ascension Day
Thursday, May 21, 2020 Ascension Day is the 40th day of Easter. It is a religious holiday that commemorates the ascension of Jesus Christ into heaven.
Eid al-Fitr
Sunday, May 24, 2020 Eid al-Fitr is a holiday to mark the end of the Islamic month of Ramadan, during which Muslims fast during the hours of daylight.
Eid al-Fitr Holiday
Monday, May 25, 2020 Eid al-Fitr Holiday is a public holiday in Lebanon
Liberation and Resistance Day
Monday, May 25, 2020 Liberation and Resistance Day is a bank holiday in Lebanon
June Solstice
Saturday, June 20, 2020 June Solstice in Lebanon (Beirut)
Eid al-Adha
Friday, July 31, 2020 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.
Eid al-Adha Holiday
Saturday, August 1, 2020 Eid al-Adha Holiday is a public holiday in Lebanon
Assumption of Mary
Saturday, August 15, 2020 The Christian feast of the Assumption of Mary is on or around Aug 15 in most countries. A few celebrate Assumption Day at other times of the year.
Thursday, August 20, 2020 Muharram is the first month of the Islamic calendar and a time of remembrance or mourning.
Sunday, August 30, 2020 Ashoura is a public holiday in Lebanon
Nativity of Mary
Tuesday, September 8, 2020 Nativity of Mary is a observance in Lebanon
September Equinox
Tuesday, September 22, 2020 September Equinox in Lebanon (Beirut)
Daylight Saving Time ends
Saturday, October 24, 2020 Daylight Saving Time ends in Lebanon
The Prophet's Birthday
Thursday, October 29, 2020 Mawlid, or Milad, marks the birth of the Islamic prophet Muhammed, or Mohamed, in the year 570 of the Gregorian calendar.
All Saints' Day
Sunday, November 1, 2020 Many churches honor all their saints on All Saints' Day, also known as All Hallows' Day.
Independence Day
Sunday, November 22, 2020 Independence Day is a public holiday in Lebanon
December Solstice
Monday, December 21, 2020 December Solstice in Lebanon (Beirut)
Christmas Day
Friday, December 25, 2020 Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.
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