Bahrain

Accurate, up-to-date public holidays, bank holidays, and observances in Bahrain for 2021 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.

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Date Weekday Name Notes
January 1st Friday New Year's Day
February 24th Wednesday Father's Day
March 3rd Wednesday World Wildlife Day
March 20th Saturday March Equinox
March 21st Sunday Mother's Day
May 1st Saturday Labor Day
May 12th Wednesday Festival of Breaking the Fast
May 13th Thursday Second Day of the Festival of Breaking the Fast Long weekend.
May 14th Friday Third Day of the Festival of Breaking the Fast
June 21st Monday June Solstice
June 30th Wednesday International Asteroid Day
July 18th Sunday Nelson Mandela International Day
July 18th Sunday Day of Arafah Long weekend.
July 19th Monday Feast of the Sacrifice
July 20th Tuesday Second Day of the Feast of the Sacrifice
July 21st Wednesday Third Day of the Feast of the Sacrifice
August 9th Monday Islamic New Year's Day
August 17th Tuesday Ashura Eve
August 18th Wednesday Ashura
September 22nd Wednesday September Equinox
October 18th Monday Birth of the Prophet
December 16th Thursday National Day Long weekend.
December 17th Friday Accession Day
December 21st Tuesday December Solstice
December 31st Friday 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.
Long weekends are based on non-working days and not Saturday and Sunday explicitly.

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To retrieve this list of holidays, simply make a GET request to /v1/holidays:
GET /v1/holidays
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$ curl -G -d country="BH" -d year="2021" -d pretty
-d key="__YOUR_API_KEY__"
"https://holidayapi.com/v1/holidays"
import "github.com/joshtronic/go-holidayapi"
hapi := holidayapi.NewV1("__YOUR_API_KEY__")
holidays, err := hapi.Holidays(map[string]interface{}{
  "country": "BH",
  "year": "2021",
})
import { HolidayAPI } from 'holidayapi';
const key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__'
const holidayApi = new HolidayAPI({ key });
holidayApi.holidays({
  country: 'BH',
  year: '2021',
});
$key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__';
$holiday_api = new \HolidayAPI\Client(['key' => $key]);
$holidays = $holiday_api->holidays([
  'country' => 'BH',
  'year' => '2021',
]);
$Body = @{}
$Body.key = "__YOUR_API_KEY__"
$Body.country = "BH"
$Body.year = "2021"
$Result = Invoke-RestMethod -Uri $Url -Body $Body
$Result.holidays
import holidayapi
key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__'
hapi = holidayapi.v1(key)
holidays = hapi.holidays({
  'country': 'BH',
  'year': '2021',
})
require 'ruby-holidayapi'
key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__'
hapi = HolidayAPI::V1.new(key)
holidays = hapi.holidays({
  'country': 'BH',
  'year': '2021',
})