Switzerland Holidays in 2020

Holiday dateHoliday nameSpecific LocationHoliday Type
Wed, January 1 New Year's Day AllCommon Local Holidays
Thu, January 2 Berchtold Day 14 cantonsCommon Local Holidays
Mon, January 6 Epiphany Gr* , sz , ti , urCommon Local Holidays
Thu, March 19 Saint Joseph's Day Gr* , lu* , nw , so* , sz , ti , ur , vsCommon Local Holidays
Fri, March 20 March equinoxSeason
Fri, April 10 Good Friday All except ti , vsCommon Local Holidays
Sun, April 12 Easter SundayObservance
Mon, April 13 Easter Monday All except vsCommon Local Holidays
Mon, April 20 Sechseläuten ZurichObservance
Fri, May 1 May Day Bl , bs , fr* , ju , lu* , sh , so* , tg , ti , zhCommon Local Holidays
Thu, May 21 Ascension Day AllCommon Local Holidays
Sun, May 31 Pentecost AllCommon Local Holidays
Mon, June 1 Pentecost Monday All except vsCommon Local Holidays
Thu, June 11 Corpus Christi 14 cantonsCommon Local Holidays
Sat, June 20 June SolsticeSeason
Mon, June 29 St. Peter and St. Paul Graubã¼nden, ticinoCommon Local Holidays
Sat, August 1 Swiss National DayNational Holiday
Sat, August 15 Assumption of Mary 14 cantonsCommon Local Holidays
Thu, September 10 Jeune Genevois GenevaCommon Local Holidays
Sat, September 12 Knabenschiessen ZurichObservance
Sun, September 13 Knabenschiessen ZurichObservance
Mon, September 14 Knabenschiessen ZurichObservance
Sun, September 20 Swiss federal fast All except geObservance
Tue, September 22 September equinoxSeason
Sun, November 1 All Saints' Day 16 cantonsCommon Local Holidays
Tue, December 8 Immaculate Conception 13 cantonsCommon Local Holidays
Mon, December 21 December SolsticeSeason
Thu, December 24 Christmas EveObservance
Fri, December 25 Christmas Day AllCommon Local Holidays
Sat, December 26 St. Stephen's Day All except ju , vd , vsCommon Local Holidays
Thu, December 31 New Year's EveObservance

VJ Day


Sweetest Day

Guy Fawkes Day

Friday the 13th