Public holidays and observances in Egypt

Year 2020

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Wednesday January 1 Bank Holiday Bank holiday
January 7 Tuesday Coptic Christmas Day National holiday
January 25 Saturday Revolution Day January 25 National holiday
March 20 Friday March equinox Season
April 17 Friday Coptic Good Friday Observance
April 18 Saturday Coptic Holy Saturday Observance
April 19 Sunday Coptic Easter Sunday National holiday
April 20 Monday Spring Festival National holiday
April 25 Saturday Sinai Liberation Day National holiday
May 1 Friday Labor Day Public Holiday
May 24 Sunday End of Ramadan Muslim holiday
May 25 Monday End of Ramadan Day 2 National holiday
May 26 Tuesday End of Ramadan Day 3 National holiday
June 20 Saturday June Solstice Season
June 30 Tuesday June 30 Uprising National holiday
July 1 Wednesday July 1 Bank Holiday Bank holiday
July 23 Thursday Revolution Day July 23 National holiday
July 31 Friday Feast of the Sacrifice Public Holiday
August 1 Saturday Feast of the Sacrifice Day 2 National holiday
August 2 Sunday Feast of the Sacrifice Day 3 National holiday
August 3 Monday Feast of the Sacrifice Day 4 National holiday
August 15 Saturday Flooding of the Nile Observance
August 20 Thursday Muharram Public Holiday
September 11 Friday Coptic New Year Observance
September 22 Tuesday September equinox Season
October 6 Tuesday Armed Forces Day Observance
October 29 Thursday Prophet Mohamed's birthday National holiday
December 21 Monday December Solstice Season

Year 2021

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Friday January 1 Bank Holiday Bank holiday
January 7 Thursday Coptic Christmas Day National holiday
January 25 Monday Revolution Day January 25 National holiday
March 20 Saturday March equinox Season
April 25 Sunday Sinai Liberation Day National holiday
April 30 Friday Coptic Good Friday Observance
May 1 Saturday Labor Day Public Holiday
May 1 Saturday Coptic Holy Saturday Observance
May 2 Sunday Coptic Easter Sunday National holiday
May 3 Monday Spring Festival National holiday
May 13 Thursday Eid el Fitr National holiday
May 14 Friday Eid el Fitr Day 2 National holiday
May 15 Saturday Eid el Fitr Day 3 National holiday
June 21 Monday June Solstice Season
June 30 Wednesday June 30 Revolution National holiday
July 1 Thursday July 1 Bank Holiday Bank holiday
July 19 Monday Arafat Day Observance
July 20 Tuesday Eid al-Adha Public Holiday
July 21 Wednesday Eid al-Adha Day 2 Public Holiday
July 22 Thursday Eid al-Adha Day 3 Public Holiday
July 23 Friday Eid al-Adha Day 4 Optional Holiday
July 23 Friday Revolution Day July 23 National holiday
August 10 Tuesday Muharram Public Holiday
August 15 Sunday Flooding of the Nile Observance
September 11 Saturday Nayrouz Observance
September 22 Wednesday September equinox Season
October 6 Wednesday Armed Forces Day Observance
October 19 Tuesday Prophet Mohamed's birthday National holiday
December 21 Tuesday December Solstice Season

Year 2022

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Saturday January 1 Bank Holiday Bank holiday
January 7 Friday Coptic Christmas Day National holiday
January 25 Tuesday Revolution Day January 25 National holiday
March 20 Sunday March equinox Season
April 22 Friday Coptic Good Friday Observance
April 23 Saturday Coptic Holy Saturday Observance
April 24 Sunday Coptic Easter Sunday National holiday
April 25 Monday Spring Festival National holiday
April 25 Monday Sinai Liberation Day National holiday
May 1 Sunday Labor Day Public Holiday
May 3 Tuesday Eid el Fitr National holiday
May 4 Wednesday Eid el Fitr Day 2 National holiday
May 5 Thursday Eid el Fitr Day 3 National holiday
June 21 Tuesday June Solstice Season
June 30 Thursday June 30 Revolution National holiday
July 1 Friday July 1 Bank Holiday Bank holiday
July 9 Saturday Arafat Day Observance
July 10 Sunday Eid al-Adha Public Holiday
July 11 Monday Eid al-Adha Day 2 Public Holiday
July 12 Tuesday Eid al-Adha Day 3 Public Holiday
July 13 Wednesday Eid al-Adha Day 4 Optional Holiday
July 23 Saturday Revolution Day July 23 National holiday
July 30 Saturday Muharram Public Holiday
August 15 Monday Flooding of the Nile Observance
September 11 Sunday Nayrouz Observance
September 23 Friday September equinox Season
October 6 Thursday Armed Forces Day Observance
October 8 Saturday Prophet Mohamed's birthday National holiday
December 21 Wednesday December Solstice Season

Year 2023

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Sunday January 1 Bank Holiday Bank holiday
January 7 Saturday Coptic Christmas Day National holiday
January 25 Wednesday Revolution Day January 25 National holiday
March 20 Monday March equinox Season
April 14 Friday Coptic Good Friday Observance
April 15 Saturday Coptic Holy Saturday Observance
April 16 Sunday Coptic Easter Sunday National holiday
April 17 Monday Spring Festival National holiday
April 22 Saturday Eid el Fitr National holiday
April 23 Sunday Eid el Fitr Day 2 National holiday
April 24 Monday Eid el Fitr Day 3 National holiday
April 25 Tuesday Sinai Liberation Day National holiday
May 1 Monday Labor Day Public Holiday
June 21 Wednesday June Solstice Season
June 28 Wednesday Arafat Day Observance
June 29 Thursday Eid al-Adha Public Holiday
June 30 Friday Eid al-Adha Day 2 Public Holiday
June 30 Friday June 30 Revolution National holiday
July 1 Saturday Eid al-Adha Day 3 Public Holiday
July 1 Saturday July 1 Bank Holiday Bank holiday
July 2 Sunday Eid al-Adha Day 4 Optional Holiday
July 19 Wednesday Muharram Public Holiday
July 23 Sunday Revolution Day July 23 National holiday
August 15 Tuesday Flooding of the Nile Observance
September 12 Tuesday Nayrouz Observance
September 23 Saturday September equinox Season
September 27 Wednesday Prophet Mohamed's birthday National holiday
October 6 Friday Armed Forces Day Observance
December 22 Friday December Solstice Season