List of national public holidays of Kuwait in 2018

This page contains a calendar of all 2018 public holidays for Kuwait. 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, 2018 Jan. 1, 2018 New Year's Day
Feb. 25, 2018 Feb. 25, 2018 National Day Marks the creation of Kuwait as a nation in 1961
Feb. 26, 2018 Feb. 26, 2018 Liberation Day End of the Gulf War in 1991
April 15, 2018 April 15, 2018 Israa and Me'raj
June 15, 2018 June 15, 2018 Eid Al Fitr End of Ramadan
June 16, 2018 June 16, 2018 Eid Al Fitr Holiday End of Ramadan
June 17, 2018 June 17, 2018 Eid Al Fitr Holiday End of Ramadan
June 18, 2018 June 18, 2018 Eid Al Fitr Holiday End of Ramadan
Aug. 19, 2018 Aug. 19, 2018 Eid Al-Adha Holiday
Aug. 20, 2018 Aug. 20, 2018 Arafat Day
Aug. 21, 2018 Aug. 21, 2018 Eid Al-Adha
Aug. 22, 2018 Aug. 22, 2018 Eid Al-Adha Holiday
Aug. 23, 2018 Aug. 23, 2018 Eid Al-Adha Holiday
Sept. 11, 2018 Sept. 11, 2018 Hijri New Year Islamic New Year
Nov. 6, 2018 Nov. 6, 2018 Public Holiday Public sector. Due to floods
Nov. 14, 2018 Nov. 14, 2018 Public Holiday Public sector. Due to floods
Nov. 15, 2018 Nov. 15, 2018 Public Holiday Public sector. Due to floods
Nov. 22, 2018 Nov. 22, 2018 Birthday of Prophet Muhammad