Holidays in Qatar 2025

There are eight public holidays in Qatar in 2025, one of which falls on the weekend: Friday and Saturday.

National Sports Day
National Sports Day is a public holiday in Qatar, observed on February 11, 2025. The holiday promotes a healthy lifestyle and makes people aware of health and fitness.

Eid al-Fitr
Muslims worldwide celebrate this religious holiday, celebrating the end of a month of fasting. The holiday falls on the first day of Syawal, the 10th month of the Islamic calendar. The holiday lasts three days, from March 31 to April 2, 2025.

Eid al-Adha
Eid al-Adha, also known as the festival of sacrifice, is an important Muslim festival. The holiday lasts three days from June 7 to June 9, 2025, and it honors the willingness of the prophet Ibrahim to sacrifice his son as an act of obedience to God's command.

National Day
National Day, or Founder's Day, is a public holiday in Qatar, observed on December 18, 2025. The holiday commemorates Qatar's unification in 1878 and the day when Sheikh Mohammed bin Thani died on December 18, 1878. He was the first ruler of the whole Qatar Peninsula.

The following is the list of public holidays in Qatar 2025.

National Sports DayFeb 11, 2025TuesdayPublic Holiday
Eid al-FitrMar 31, 2025MondayPublic Holiday
Eid al-Fitr HolidayApr 01, 2025TuesdayPublic Holiday
Eid al-Fitr HolidayApr 02, 2025WednesdayPublic Holiday
Eid al AdhaJun 07, 2025SaturdayPublic Holiday
Eid al Adha HolidayJun 08, 2025SundayPublic Holiday
Eid al Adha HolidayJun 09, 2025MondayPublic Holiday
National DayDec 18, 2025ThursdayPublic Holiday

Please also check the working days in Qatar in 2025.

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