Public Holidays

1 Jan …New Year’s Day
11 Jan… Manifesto of Independence
 01 May…Labor’s Day
30 July …Feast of the Throne
14 August… Fete Oued Eddahad (Oued Eddahab Allegience Day)
20 Aug…Revolution du Roi et du Peuple (Anniversary of the King and the People’s Revolution)
21 Aug…King Mohammed’s Birthday
06 Nov…Marche Verte (Anniversary of the Green March)
18 Nov…Fete de l’Independence

The following occasions are listed as public holidays but are dependent on the lunar calendar and therefore vary each year:

Eid Al Mawlid (Prophet’s Birthday)

Eid al Fitr (end of Ramadan)

Eid al Adha (Feast of the Sacrifice)

Fatih Muharram (Islamic New Year)