Switzerland Holidays in 2021

Holiday date Holiday name Specific Location Holiday Type
Fri, January 1 New Year's Day All Common Local Holidays
Sat, January 2 Berchtold Day 15 states Common Local Holiday
Wed, January 6 Epiphany GR*, SZ, TI, UR Common Local Holiday
Mon, March 1 Republic Day Neuchâtel Common Local Holiday
Fri, March 19 Saint Joseph's Day GR*, LU*, NW, SO*, SZ, TI, UR, VS, ZG* Common Local Holiday
Sat, March 20 March equinox Season
Sun, March 28 Daylight Saving Time starts Clock Change/daylight Saving Time
Thu, April 1 Näfelser Fahrt Glarus Common Local Holiday
Fri, April 2 Good Friday All except TI, VS Common Local Holiday
Sun, April 4 Easter Sunday Observance
Mon, April 5 Easter Monday All except NE Common Local Holiday
Mon, April 19 Sechseläuten Zurich Observance
Sat, May 1 May Day AG, BL, BS, FR*, JU, SH, SO*, TG, TI, ZH Common Local Holiday
Thu, May 13 Ascension Day All Common Local Holiday
Sun, May 23 Pentecost All Observance
Mon, May 24 Pentecost Monday All except NE Common Local Holiday
Thu, June 3 Corpus Christi 14 states Common Local Holiday
Mon, June 21 June Solstice Season
Wed, June 23 Jura Independence Day Jura Common Local Holiday
Tue, June 29 St. Peter and St. Paul GR*, SO*, TI Common Local Holiday
Sun, August 1 Swiss National Day National Holiday
Sun, August 15 Assumption of Mary 14 states Common Local Holiday
Thu, September 9 Jeune Genevois Geneva Common Local Holiday
Sat, September 11 Knabenschiessen Zurich Observance
Sun, September 12 Knabenschiessen Zurich Observance
Mon, September 13 Knabenschiessen Zurich Observance
Sun, September 19 Swiss Federal Fast All except ge Common Local Holiday
Mon, September 20 Federal Fast Monday Vaud Common Local Holiday
Wed, September 22 September equinox Season
Wed, September 22 Mauritius Day Appenzell Innerrhoden*, Solothurn* Common Local Holiday
Sat, September 25 St. Nicholas of Flüe Obwalden Common Local Holiday
Sun, October 31 Daylight Saving Time ends Clock Change/daylight Saving Time
Mon, November 1 All Saints' Day 15 states Common Local Holiday
Wed, December 8 Immaculate Conception 12 states Common Local Holiday
Tue, December 21 December Solstice Season
Fri, December 24 Christmas Eve Observance
Sat, December 25 Christmas Day All Common Local Holiday
Sun, December 26 St. Stephen's Day All except GE, JU, VD Common Local Holiday
Fri, December 31 New Year's Eve Observance
Fri, December 31 Restoration Day Geneva Common Local Holiday

Columbus Day

Diwali

Guy Fawkes Day

Black Friday

Chinese New Year

Ash Wednesday

Purim