Top events in Kuwait

November
01

Races start around 0700 or 0800 at Al-Atraf Camel Racing Club on a track 7km west of Al-Jahra. 

Kuwait Public Holidays

Public holidays are listed here.

Public holiday note

Holidays falling on the weekend are observed during the preceding or following week. Muslim festivals are timed according to local sightings of various phases of the moon and the dates given below are approximations. During the lunar month of Ramadan that precedes Eid al-Fitr, Muslims fast during the day and feast at night and normal business patterns may be interrupted. Some disruption may continue into Eid al-Fitr itself. Eid al-Fitr and Eid al-Adha may last up to several days, depending on the region.

2019

January
01
New Year's Day
Start date:
1 January 2019
February
25
National Day
Start date:
25 February 2019
February
26
Liberation Day
Start date:
26 February 2019
April
03
Lailat al Miraj (Night of Ascension)
Start date:
3 April 2019
June
04
Eid al-Fitr (End of Ramadan)
Start date:
4 June 2019
August
11
Eid al-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice)
Start date:
11 August 2019
End date:
13 August 2019
August
31
Islamic New Year
Start date:
31 August 2019
November
10
Milad un Nabi (Birth of the Prophet Muhammad)
Start date:
10 November 2019
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