Public holidays in Abu Dhabi

  2016 2017
New Year's Day 1 January  1 January
Ascension of the Prophet 5 May 24 April
Start of Ramadan 6 June 27 May
Eid Al Fitr 7 July 26 June
Arafat (Hajj) Day 10 September 31 August
Eid Al Adha 11 September 1 September
Hijri New Year's Day 2 October 21 September
Martyrs' Day 30 November 30 November
UAE National Day  2 December 2 December
Prophet Mohammed's Birthday 12 December 1 December
*Islamic holidays are subject to the sighting of the moon, and dates can change on the Gregorian calendar.

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