National Holidays in Switzerland in 2017

Switzerland 2017
Switzerland
2017

Switzerland List of Holidays in Switzerland in 2017

Day Date Holiday Name Type Comments
Sunday Sun New Year's Day National Holiday
Monday Mon Berchtolds Day Regional Holiday Many cantons
Friday Fri Three King's Day Regional Holiday Graubünden, Lucerne, Schwyz, Ticino, Uri
Wednesday Wed Republic Day Regional Holiday Neuchâtel only
Sunday Sun St. Joseph's Day Regional Holiday Several cantons
Friday Fri Näfelser Fahrt Regional Holiday Glarus only. First Thursday in April
Friday Fri Good Friday National Holiday Friday before Easter Sunday
Monday Mon Easter Monday Regional Holiday Most cantons
Monday Mon Sechselauten Regional Holiday Afternoon, Zurich only. Moved in 2107 to avoid Easter Monday
Monday Mon May Day Regional Holiday International Workers Day. Holiday in 11 cantons
Sunday Sun Mother's Day Not A Public Holiday 2nd Sunday in May
Thursday Thu Ascension Day National Holiday 39 days after Easter Sunday
Sunday Sun Father's Day Not A Public Holiday 1st Sunday in June
Monday Mon Whit Monday Regional Holiday Most cantons
Thursday Thu Corpus Christi Regional Holiday Aargau, Appenzell Innerrhoden, Fribourg, Jura, Lucerne, Nidwalden, Obwalden, Ticino, Uri, Valais, Zug
Friday Fri Fête d'Indépendance Regional Holiday Jura only
Thursday Thu Saint Peter and Saint Paul Regional Holiday Graubünden, Ticino only
Tuesday Tue National Day National Holiday
Tuesday Tue Assumption Day Regional Holiday Several cantons
Thursday Thu Jeûne genevois Regional Holiday Geneva. Thursday after 1st Sunday in September
Monday Mon Knabenschiessen Regional Holiday Afternoon, Zurich only
Sunday Sun Swiss Federal Fast Regional Holiday All cantons except Geneva
Monday Mon Bettagsmontag Regional Holiday Bern, Neuchâtel, Vaud
Monday Mon Saint Nicholas of Flüe Regional Holiday Obwalden only
Friday Fri Immaculate Conception Day Regional Holiday Most cantons
Monday Mon Christmas Day National Holiday
Tuesday Tue St. Stephen's Day Regional Holiday Most Cantons
Sunday Sun Restoration Day Regional Holiday Geneva

Notes

  • Holidays are observed on their calendar date. If the date of a holiday falls on a Saturday or Sunday, then the holiday will not be moved to a weekday.