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Oman has a total of 15 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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||Wednesday, January 1, 2020||New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.|
|Mourning Holiday for Sultan Qaboos Bin Said
||Saturday, January 11, 2020||Mourning Holiday for Sultan Qaboos Bin Said is a public holiday in Oman|
||Friday, March 20, 2020||March Equinox in Oman (Muscat)|
|Isra and Mi'raj
||Sunday, March 22, 2020||Isra and Mi'raj (Isra Me'raj, Israa and Mi'raaj, Laylat Al-Isra wa Al-Miraj, Lailat al Miraj, Night Journey and Ascension to Heaven) marks the night that the Prophet Mohammad traveled from Mecca to Jerusalem, ascended to heaven and returned.|
||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 Oman|
||Saturday, June 20, 2020||June Solstice in Oman (Muscat)|
||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 Oman|
||Friday, August 21, 2020||Muharram is the first month of the Islamic calendar and a time of remembrance or mourning.|
||Sunday, August 23, 2020||Muharram is the first month of the Islamic calendar and a time of remembrance or mourning.|
||Tuesday, September 22, 2020||September Equinox in Oman (Muscat)|
|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.|
||Wednesday, November 18, 2020||National Day is a public holiday in Oman|
||Monday, December 21, 2020||December Solstice in Oman (Muscat)|