National Holidays in Switzerland in 2019

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Switzerland 2019
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Switzerland List of Holidays in Switzerland in 2019

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