Switzerland Holidays in 2017

Holiday dateHoliday nameSpecific LocationHoliday Type
Sun, January 1New Year's Day AllCommon Local Holidays
Mon, January 2Berchtold Day 14 cantonsCommon Local Holidays
Fri, January 6Epiphany Gr* , sz , ti , urCommon Local Holidays
Sun, March 19Saint Joseph's Day Gr* , lu* , nw , so* , sz , ti , ur , vsCommon Local Holidays
Mon, March 20March equinoxSeason
Fri, April 14Good Friday All except ti , vsCommon Local Holidays
Sun, April 16Easter SundayObservance
Mon, April 17Easter Monday All except vsCommon Local Holidays
Mon, April 24Sechseläuten ZurichObservance
Mon, May 1May Day Bl , bs , fr* , ju , lu* , sh , so* , tg , ti , zhCommon Local Holidays
Thu, May 25Ascension Day AllCommon Local Holidays
Sun, June 4Pentecost AllCommon Local Holidays
Mon, June 5Pentecost Monday All except vsCommon Local Holidays
Thu, June 15Corpus Christi 14 cantonsCommon Local Holidays
Wed, June 21June SolsticeSeason
Thu, June 29St. Peter and St. Paul Graubã¼nden, ticinoCommon Local Holidays
Tue, August 1Swiss National DayNational Holiday
Tue, August 15Assumption of Mary 14 cantonsCommon Local Holidays
Thu, September 7Jeune Genevois GenevaCommon Local Holidays
Sat, September 9Knabenschiessen ZurichObservance
Sun, September 10Knabenschiessen ZurichObservance
Mon, September 11Knabenschiessen ZurichObservance
Sun, September 17Swiss federal fast All except geObservance
Fri, September 22September equinoxSeason
Wed, November 1All Saints' Day 16 cantonsCommon Local Holidays
Fri, December 8Immaculate Conception 13 cantonsCommon Local Holidays
Thu, December 21December SolsticeSeason
Sun, December 24Christmas EveObservance
Mon, December 25Christmas Day AllCommon Local Holidays
Tue, December 26St. Stephen's Day All except ju , vd , vsCommon Local Holidays
Sun, December 31New Year's EveObservance

Winter Solstice

Christmas Eve



Labor Day