The following days are designated as official holidays to be observed by the Embassy and the two Consulates for the period 01/01/2013 through 12/31/2013.
|Date||Day||U.S. Holiday||Saudi Holiday|
|Jan 1||Tuesday||New Year’s Day|
|Jan 19||Saturday||Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Birthday|
|Feb 16||Saturday||President’s Day|
|May 25||Saturday||Memorial Day|
|July 3||Wednesday||Independence Day|
|Aug 31||Saturday||Labor Day|
|Sep 23||Monday||Saudi National Day|
|Oct 12||Saturday||Columbus Day|
|Nov 11||Monday||Veterans Day|
|Nov 27||Wednesday||Thanksgiving Day|
|Dec 25||wednesday||Christmas Day|
**These local holidays are governed by the lunar calendar; Exact dates will/must be confirmed by the Saudi Authorities on a later date and may be subject to change.