Switzerland Holidays in 2018

Holiday dateHoliday nameSpecific LocationHoliday Type
Mon, January 1 New Year's Day AllCommon Local Holidays
Tue, January 2 Berchtold Day 14 cantonsCommon Local Holidays
Sat, January 6 Epiphany Gr* , sz , ti , urCommon Local Holidays
Mon, March 19 Saint Joseph's Day Gr* , lu* , nw , so* , sz , ti , ur , vsCommon Local Holidays
Tue, March 20 March equinoxSeason
Fri, March 30 Good Friday All except ti , vsCommon Local Holidays
Sun, April 1 Easter SundayObservance
Mon, April 2 Easter Monday All except vsCommon Local Holidays
Mon, April 16 Sechseläuten ZurichObservance
Tue, May 1 May Day Bl , bs , fr* , ju , lu* , sh , so* , tg , ti , zhCommon Local Holidays
Thu, May 10 Ascension Day AllCommon Local Holidays
Sun, May 20 Pentecost AllCommon Local Holidays
Mon, May 21 Pentecost Monday All except vsCommon Local Holidays
Thu, May 31 Corpus Christi 14 cantonsCommon Local Holidays
Thu, June 21 June SolsticeSeason
Fri, June 29 St. Peter and St. Paul Graubã¼nden, ticinoCommon Local Holidays
Wed, August 1 Swiss National DayNational Holiday
Wed, August 15 Assumption of Mary 14 cantonsCommon Local Holidays
Thu, September 6 Jeune Genevois GenevaCommon Local Holidays
Sat, September 8 Knabenschiessen ZurichObservance
Sun, September 9 Knabenschiessen ZurichObservance
Mon, September 10 Knabenschiessen ZurichObservance
Sun, September 16 Swiss federal fast All except geObservance
Sun, September 23 September equinoxSeason
Thu, November 1 All Saints' Day 16 cantonsCommon Local Holidays
Sat, December 8 Immaculate Conception 13 cantonsCommon Local Holidays
Fri, December 21 December SolsticeSeason
Mon, December 24 Christmas EveObservance
Tue, December 25 Christmas Day AllCommon Local Holidays
Wed, December 26 St. Stephen's Day All except ju , vd , vsCommon Local Holidays
Mon, December 31 New Year's EveObservance




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