Public Holidays in Oman

  2017 2018
New Year's Day* 1 January 1 January
Ascension of the Prophet 24 April 13 April
Renaissance Day 23 July 23 July
Eid Al Fitr 26-29 June 16-18 June
Feast of the Sacrifice 2-4 September 23-25 August
Hijri New Year's Day 21 September 11 September
Birthday of HM Sultan Qaboos (National Holiday) 18 Novermber 18 November
Prophet Mohammed’s Birthday 1 December 20 November
*New Year's Day is not an official public holiday in Oman, but most people get the day off of work.

*If a public holiday falls on a Saturday or Sunday, the following Monday becomes a holiday. .
*Islamic holidays are subject to change based on sightings of the moon.

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