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Saudi Arabia has a total of 12 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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||Friday, March 20, 2020||March Equinox in Saudi Arabia (Riyadh)|
||Friday, April 24, 2020||Ramadan is a period of prayer, reflection and fasting for many Muslims worldwide. It is the ninth month in the Islamic calendar.|
||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 national holiday in Saudi Arabia|
||Saturday, June 20, 2020||June Solstice in Saudi Arabia (Riyadh)|
||Thursday, July 30, 2020||Arafat Day is a national holiday in Saudi Arabia|
||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 national holiday in Saudi Arabia|
|Muharram (Muslim New Year)
||Thursday, August 20, 2020||Muharram is the first month of the Islamic calendar and a time of remembrance or mourning.|
||Tuesday, September 22, 2020||September Equinox in Saudi Arabia (Riyadh)|
|Saudi National Day
||Wednesday, September 23, 2020||Saudi National Day is a national holiday in Saudi Arabia|
||Monday, December 21, 2020||December Solstice in Saudi Arabia (Riyadh)|