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National Holidays in Switzerland in 2019

DayDateHoliday NameTypeComments
TuesdayJanuary 01New Year's DayNational HolidayNeujahrstag
WednesdayJanuary 02Berchtolds DayRegional HolidayMany cantons
SundayJanuary 06Three King's DayRegional HolidayGraubünden, Lucerne, Schwyz, Ticino, Uri
FridayMarch 01Republic DayRegional HolidayNeuchâtel only
TuesdayMarch 19St. Joseph's DayRegional HolidaySeveral cantons
ThursdayApril 04Näfelser FahrtRegional HolidayGlarus
MondayApril 08SechselautenRegional HolidayAfternoon, Zurich only
FridayApril 19Good FridayNational Holiday
SundayApril 21EasterNot a Public Holiday
MondayApril 22Easter MondayRegional HolidayMost cantons
WednesdayMay 01May DayRegional HolidayInternational Workers Day. Holiday in 11 cantons
SundayMay 12Mother's DayNot a Public Holiday2nd Sunday in May
ThursdayMay 30Ascension DayNational Holiday39 days after Easter Sunday
SaturdayJune 01Father's DayNot a Public Holiday1st Sunday in June
MondayJune 10Whit MondayRegional HolidayMost cantons
ThursdayJune 20Corpus ChristiRegional HolidayAargau, Appenzell Innerrhoden, Fribourg, Jura, Lucerne, Nidwalden, Obwalden, Ticino, Uri, Valais, Zug
SundayJune 23Fête d'IndépendanceRegional HolidayJura only
SaturdayJune 29Saint Peter and Saint PaulRegional HolidayGraubünden, Ticino only
ThursdayAugust 01National DayNational Holiday
ThursdayAugust 15Assumption DayRegional HolidaySeveral cantons
ThursdaySeptember 05Jeûne genevoisRegional HolidayGeneva. Thursday after 1st Sunday in September
MondaySeptember 09KnabenschiessenRegional HolidayAfternoon, Zurich only
SundaySeptember 15Swiss Federal FastRegional HolidayAll cantons except Geneva, Zug
MondaySeptember 16BettagsmontagRegional HolidayBern, Neuchâtel, Vaud
WednesdaySeptember 25Saint Nicholas of FlüeRegional HolidayObwalden only
FridayNovember 01All Saints' DayRegional HolidayMany cantons
SundayDecember 08Immaculate Conception DayRegional HolidayMost cantons
WednesdayDecember 25Christmas DayNational Holiday
ThursdayDecember 26St. Stephen's DayRegional HolidayMost Cantons
TuesdayDecember 31Restoration DayRegional HolidayGeneva