Public Holidays in Abu Dhabi

  2017 2018
New Year's Day 1 January  1 January
Ascension of the Prophet 24 April 13 April
Start of Ramadan 27 May 16 May
Eid Al Fitr 26 June 15 June
Arafat (Hajj) Day 31 August 20 August
Eid Al Adha 1 September 22 August
Hijri New Year's Day 21 September 11 September
Martyrs' Day 30 November 30 November
UAE National Day  2 December 2 December
Prophet Mohammed's Birthday 1 December 21 November
*Islamic holidays are subject to the sighting of the moon, and dates can change on the Gregorian calendar.