List of national public holidays of United Arab Emirates in 2018

This page contains a calendar of all 2018 public holidays for United Arab Emirates. 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
April 14, 2018 April 14, 2018 Israa & Miaraj Night
June 14, 2018 June 14, 2018 Eid Al Fitr Holiday Public sector
June 15, 2018 June 15, 2018 Eid Al Fitr Date subject to moon sighting
June 16, 2018 June 16, 2018 Eid Al Fitr Holiday
June 17, 2018 June 17, 2018 Eid Al Fitr Holiday Public sector
Aug. 19, 2018 Aug. 19, 2018 Eid Al Adha Holiday Public sector
Aug. 20, 2018 Aug. 20, 2018 Arafat (Haj) 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 Public sector
Sept. 13, 2018 Sept. 13, 2018 Hijri New Years Day Islamic New Year
Nov. 18, 2018 Nov. 18, 2018 Prophet Mohammed's Birthday Date subject to moon sighting
Nov. 30, 2018 Nov. 30, 2018 Martyrs' Day
Dec. 2, 2018 Dec. 2, 2018 UAE National Day
Dec. 3, 2018 Dec. 3, 2018 UAE National Day Holiday