Qatar has a total of 15 holidays in 2021. 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's Day
Friday, January 1, 2021 New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.
National Sports Day
Tuesday, February 9, 2021 National Sports Day is a public holiday in Qatar
March bank holiday
Sunday, March 7, 2021 March bank holiday is a bank holiday in Qatar
March Equinox
Saturday, March 20, 2021 March Equinox in Qatar (Doha)
Eid al-Fitr Public Sector Holiday
Sunday, May 9, 2021 Eid al-Fitr Public Sector Holiday is a government holiday in Qatar
Eid al-Fitr
Thursday, May 13, 2021 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
Friday, May 14, 2021 Eid al-Fitr Holiday is a public holiday in Qatar
Eid al-Fitr Public Sector Holiday
Sunday, May 16, 2021 Eid al-Fitr Public Sector Holiday is a government holiday in Qatar
June Solstice
Monday, June 21, 2021 June Solstice in Qatar (Doha)
Eid al-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice)
Tuesday, July 20, 2021 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
Wednesday, July 21, 2021 Eid al-Adha Holiday is a public holiday in Qatar
September Equinox
Wednesday, September 22, 2021 September Equinox in Qatar (Doha)
National Day
Saturday, December 18, 2021 National Day is a public holiday in Qatar
December Solstice
Tuesday, December 21, 2021 December Solstice in Qatar (Doha)
New Year's Eve
Friday, December 31, 2021 New Year’s Eve is the last day of the year, December 31, in the Gregorian calendar.