List of national public holidays of Bahrain in 2020

This page contains a calendar of all 2020 public holidays for Bahrain. These dates may be modified as official changes are announced, so please check back regularly for updates. Scroll down to view the national list or choose your state’s calendar.

Day Date Holiday Notes
Jan. 1, 2020 Jan. 1, 2020 New Year's Day
May 1, 2020 May 1, 2020 Labour Day International observances began with the Haymarket Riot in Chicago
May 24, 2020 May 24, 2020 Eid Al Fitr End of Ramadan
May 26, 2020 May 26, 2020 Eid Al Fitr Holiday
May 27, 2020 May 27, 2020 Eid Al Fitr Holiday
May 28, 2020 May 28, 2020 Eid Al Fitr Holiday Public sector
July 31, 2020 July 31, 2020 Eid Al-Adha Date varies on Lunar cycle
Aug. 1, 2020 Aug. 1, 2020 Eid Al-Adha Holiday Date varies on Lunar cycle
Aug. 2, 2020 Aug. 2, 2020 Eid Al-Adha Holiday Date varies on Lunar cycle
Aug. 20, 2020 Aug. 20, 2020 Hijri New Year Islamic New Year
Aug. 28, 2020 Aug. 28, 2020 Ashoora Eve 9th day of Muharram
Aug. 29, 2020 Aug. 29, 2020 Ashoora 10th day of Muharram
Oct. 29, 2020 Oct. 29, 2020 Birthday of Prophet Muhammad Subject to confirmation
Dec. 16, 2020 Dec. 16, 2020 National Day Two day holiday
Dec. 17, 2020 Dec. 17, 2020 National Day Holiday