Al Muḩarraq, Bahrain

Accurate, up-to-date public holidays, bank holidays, and observances in Al Muḩarraq, Bahrain for 2018 ready to be integrated into your application.

The Kingdom of Bahrain is a small island country located in the Persian Gulf. In ancient times, Bahrain has been ruled by Arabs, followed by the Portuguese, and then the Persian Empire. In the 1800’s Bahrain became a protectorate of the United Kingdom. On August 14, 1971, Bahrain declared independence. Bahrain is most known for having some of the world’s best pearl fisheries.

Date Weekday Name Notes
January 1st Monday New Year's Day Long weekend.
January 1st Monday Durin's Day
March 1st Thursday Leap Day
March 3rd Saturday UN World Wildlife Day
March 18th Sunday Weasel Stomping Day
March 20th Tuesday March Equinox
March 21st Wednesday Mother's Day
March 29th Thursday Father's Day
April 6th Friday Second Contact Day
May 1st Tuesday Labor Day
May 25th Friday The Glorious Twenty-Fifth of May
June 14th Thursday Festival of Breaking the Fast
June 15th Friday Second Day of the Festival of Breaking the Fast Long weekend.
June 16th Saturday Third Day of the Festival of Breaking the Fast
June 21st Thursday June Solstice
June 22nd Friday Summerween
July 4th Wednesday Freedom Day
August 18th Saturday Mail Order Catalog Day
August 20th Monday Day of Arafah Long weekend.
August 21st Tuesday Feast of the Sacrifice
August 22nd Wednesday Second Day of the Feast of the Sacrifice
August 23rd Thursday Third Day of the Feast of the Sacrifice
September 11th Tuesday Islamic New Year's Day
September 19th Wednesday Ashura Eve
September 20th Thursday Ashura
September 20th Thursday Unification Day
September 23rd Sunday September Equinox
September 29th Saturday Hive Day
October 9th Tuesday Federation Day
October 31st Wednesday Harry Potter Day
November 20th Tuesday Birth of the Prophet
November 24th Saturday Hogswatch
December 16th Sunday National Day
December 17th Monday Accession Day Long weekend.
December 21st Friday December Solstice
December 23rd Sunday Festivus
December 25th Tuesday Winter Veil
December 25th Tuesday Decemberween
December 31st Monday New Year's Eve
Public holidays (national, legal, government, civic, etc) are denoted in bold.
Holiday data for far-reaching years is subject to change due to laws and government decrees.

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To retrieve this list of holidays, simply make a GET request to /v1/holidays:
$ curl -G -d country="BH-15" -d year="2018" -d pretty
-d key="__YOUR_API_KEY__"
"https://holidayapi.com/v1/holidays"