Switzerland Holidays in 2017

Holiday date Holiday name Specific Location Holiday Type
Sun, January 1 New Year's Day All Common Local Holidays
Mon, January 2 Berchtold Day 14 cantons Common Local Holidays
Fri, January 6 Epiphany Gr* , sz , ti , ur Common Local Holidays
Sun, March 19 Saint Joseph's Day Gr* , lu* , nw , so* , sz , ti , ur , vs Common Local Holidays
Mon, March 20 March equinox Season
Fri, April 14 Good Friday All except ti , vs Common Local Holidays
Sun, April 16 Easter Sunday Observance
Mon, April 17 Easter Monday All except vs Common Local Holidays
Mon, April 24 Sechseläuten Zurich Observance
Mon, May 1 May Day Bl , bs , fr* , ju , lu* , sh , so* , tg , ti , zh Common Local Holidays
Thu, May 25 Ascension Day All Common Local Holidays
Sun, June 4 Pentecost All Common Local Holidays
Mon, June 5 Pentecost Monday All except vs Common Local Holidays
Thu, June 15 Corpus Christi 14 cantons Common Local Holidays
Wed, June 21 June Solstice Season
Thu, June 29 St. Peter and St. Paul Graubã¼nden, ticino Common Local Holidays
Tue, August 1 Swiss National Day National Holiday
Tue, August 15 Assumption of Mary 14 cantons Common Local Holidays
Thu, September 7 Jeune Genevois Geneva Common Local Holidays
Sat, September 9 Knabenschiessen Zurich Observance
Sun, September 10 Knabenschiessen Zurich Observance
Mon, September 11 Knabenschiessen Zurich Observance
Sun, September 17 Swiss federal fast All except ge Observance
Fri, September 22 September equinox Season
Wed, November 1 All Saints' Day 16 cantons Common Local Holidays
Fri, December 8 Immaculate Conception 13 cantons Common Local Holidays
Thu, December 21 December Solstice Season
Sun, December 24 Christmas Eve Observance
Mon, December 25 Christmas Day All Common Local Holidays
Tue, December 26 St. Stephen's Day All except ju , vd , vs Common Local Holidays
Sun, December 31 New Year's Eve Observance

Marine Corps Birthday

Thanksgiving

Hanukkah

Kwanzaa

Lantern Festival

Mardi Gras

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