Public holidays and observances in Libya

Year 2019

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
February 17 Sunday Libyan Revolution Day Public Holiday
March 20 Wednesday March equinox Season
May 1 Wednesday May Day National holiday
June 5 Wednesday Eid al-Fitr Public Holiday
June 6 Thursday Eid al-Fitr Public Holiday
June 7 Friday Eid al-Fitr Public Holiday
June 21 Friday June Solstice Season
August 11 Sunday Day of Arafah Public Holiday
August 12 Monday Eid al-Adha Public Holiday
August 13 Tuesday Eid al-Adha Public Holiday
August 14 Wednesday Eid al-Adha Public Holiday
September 1 Sunday Muharram Public Holiday
September 16 Monday Day of Martyr Omar Al-Mokhtar Public Holiday
September 23 Monday September equinox Season
October 23 Wednesday Liberation Day National holiday
November 10 Sunday The Prophet's Birthday Public Holiday
December 22 Sunday December Solstice Season
December 24 Tuesday Independence Day Public Holiday

Year 2020

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
February 17 Monday Libyan Revolution Day Public Holiday
March 20 Friday March equinox Season
May 1 Friday May Day National holiday
May 24 Sunday Eid al-Fitr Public Holiday
May 25 Monday Eid al-Fitr Public Holiday
May 26 Tuesday Eid al-Fitr Public Holiday
June 20 Saturday June Solstice Season
July 30 Thursday Day of Arafah Public Holiday
July 31 Friday Eid al-Adha Public Holiday
August 1 Saturday Eid al-Adha Public Holiday
August 2 Sunday Eid al-Adha Public Holiday
August 20 Thursday Muharram Public Holiday
September 16 Wednesday Day of Martyr Omar Al-Mokhtar Public Holiday
September 22 Tuesday September equinox Season
October 23 Friday Liberation Day National holiday
October 29 Thursday The Prophet's Birthday Public Holiday
December 21 Monday December Solstice Season
December 24 Thursday Independence Day Public Holiday

Year 2021

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
February 17 Wednesday Libyan Revolution Day Public Holiday
March 20 Saturday March equinox Season
May 1 Saturday May Day National holiday
May 13 Thursday Eid al-Fitr Public Holiday
May 14 Friday Eid al-Fitr Public Holiday
May 15 Saturday Eid al-Fitr Public Holiday
June 21 Monday June Solstice Season
July 19 Monday Day of Arafah Public Holiday
July 20 Tuesday Eid al-Adha Public Holiday
July 21 Wednesday Eid al-Adha Public Holiday
July 22 Thursday Eid al-Adha Public Holiday
August 10 Tuesday Muharram Public Holiday
September 16 Thursday Day of Martyr Omar Al-Mokhtar Public Holiday
September 22 Wednesday September equinox Season
October 19 Tuesday The Prophet's Birthday Public Holiday
October 23 Saturday Liberation Day National holiday
December 21 Tuesday December Solstice Season
December 24 Friday Independence Day Public Holiday

Year 2022

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
February 17 Thursday Libyan Revolution Day Public Holiday
March 20 Sunday March equinox Season
May 1 Sunday May Day National holiday
May 3 Tuesday Eid al-Fitr Public Holiday
May 4 Wednesday Eid al-Fitr Public Holiday
May 5 Thursday Eid al-Fitr Public Holiday
June 21 Tuesday June Solstice Season
July 9 Saturday Day of Arafah Public Holiday
July 10 Sunday Eid al-Adha Public Holiday
July 11 Monday Eid al-Adha Public Holiday
July 12 Tuesday Eid al-Adha Public Holiday
July 30 Saturday Muharram Public Holiday
September 16 Friday Day of Martyr Omar Al-Mokhtar Public Holiday
September 23 Friday September equinox Season
October 8 Saturday The Prophet's Birthday Public Holiday
October 23 Sunday Liberation Day National holiday
December 21 Wednesday December Solstice Season
December 24 Saturday Independence Day Public Holiday