National Holidays 2018

Date Day Holiday
January 1st Monday New Year's day Christian Calendar
January 6 Saturday Christmas (Orthodox Armenian Community)
February 9 Friday Saint Maron Day
March 25 Sunday Annunciation of the Virgin Mary
March 30 Friday Good Friday for the Catholic Community
April 2 Monday Easter Monday for the Catholic Community
 April 6  Friday Good Friday for the Orthodox Community
 April 9  Monday Easter Monday for the Orthodox Community
May 1st Tuesday Labor day
May 25 Friday Resistance & Liberation Day
June 15-16 Friday-Saturday Fitr *
August 15 Wednesday Assumption day
August 21 -22 Tuesday-Wednesday Adha *
September 11 Tuesday Hegira New Year's day *
September 20 Thursday Achoura commemoration *
November 20 Tuesday Prophet's Birthday
November 22 Thursday Independance day
December 25 Tuesday Christmas


Important : Banks in Lebanon close their counters on December 31st

* Muslim holidays depend on sightings of the new moon.