The expected dates for Eid Al Adha public holidays in Saudi Arabia for 2024 have been announced. The holiday celebrations are set to begin on Saturday, June 15, 2024, and will likely conclude on Wednesday, June 19, 2024. However, official confirmation for these dates across all sectors will be provided closer to the time as per the moon sighting.

The Eid al Adha festivities are anticipated to commence either on Saturday, June 15, 2024, or Sunday, June 16, 2024, depending on the sighting of the moon.

Eid al Adha, also known as the “Festival of Sacrifice,” commemorates the willingness of Prophet Ibrahim to sacrifice his son in obedience to God’s command. This holiday is celebrated with prayers, feasts, and the act of Qurbani, where animals are sacrificed and their meat is distributed among family, friends, and those in need.

Floating Mosque

The public holidays during Eid al Adha provide a wonderful opportunity for families to gather, share meals, and partake in traditional activities. It’s a time of joy, reflection, and community spirit. As the dates approach, it’s advisable to stay tuned for the official announcements to plan accordingly.

For now, mark your calendars for this special occasion and get ready to join in the celebrations that bring together millions of people in Saudi Arabia and around the world.