National public holidays of Lebanon in 2015

DayDateHolidayComments
ThursdayJanuary 01New Years Day
SaturdayJanuary 03Birthday of Prophet Muhammad
TuesdayJanuary 06Armenian Orthodox Christmas Day
MondayFebruary 09St Maroun DaySt Maroun is considered the Father of the Maronite Church
SaturdayFebruary 14Rafik Hariri Memorial Day
WednesdayMarch 25Feast of the AnnunciationMarks the visit of the angel Gabriel to the Virgin Mary
FridayApril 03Good Friday (Western Church)International Catholic holiday
SundayApril 05Easter Sunday
FridayApril 10Good Friday (EasternMovable
SundayApril 12Easter Sunday (Eastern Church)
FridayMay 01Labor Day
FridayJuly 17Eid Al-Fitr (Ramadan)
SaturdayAugust 15Assumption ofAssumption of Mary
WednesdaySeptember 23Eid Al-AdhaDate varies on Lunar cycle
ThursdayOctober 15Hijri New Year
FridayOctober 23Ashoura10th day of Muslim New Year
SundayNovember 22Independence DayIndependence Day: Independence from France in 1943
FridayDecember 25Christmas Day