The country's most important festival commemorates Kenya's independence from the United Kingdom on 12 December 1963 and its establishment as a...
Kenya Public Holidays
Below are listed Public Holidays for the January 2013-December 2014 period.
Holidays falling on Sunday are observed the following Monday.
Muslim festivals are timed according to local sightings of various phases of the moon and the dates given below are approximations. During the lunar month of Ramadan that precedes Eid al-Fitr, Muslims fast during the day and feast at night and normal business patterns may be interrupted. Some disruption may continue into Eid al-Fitr itself. Eid al-Fitr and Eid al-Adha may last up to several days, depending on the region.