Public Holidays in Switzerland 2014

Swiss Public Holidays 2014:

These are the main public holidays in Switzerland. Regional and local holidays, such as January 2 (Saint Berchtold Day), May 1 (Labor Day), June 19 (Corpus Christi) among others, are also observed in many parts of the country.

TueJan 1New Years Day
WedJan 2Berchtolds Day
SunJan 6EpiphanyGraubünden, Lucerne, Schwyz, Ticino, Uri
FriApril 18Good FridayFriday before Easter Sunday
MonApril 21Easter MondayMonday after Easter Sunday
MonApr 28SechselautenAfternoon, Zurich only
WedMay 1Labour Day
ThuMay 29Ascension Day40 days after Easter
MonJune 9Whitmonday7th Monday after Easter. Also Known as Pentecost Monday
ThuJune 19Corpus ChristiAargau, Appenzell Innerrhoden, Fribourg, Jura, Lucerne, Nidwalden, Obwalden, Ticino, Uri, Valais, Zug
ThuAug 1National Day
ThuSep 5Swiss Federal FastGeneva only. Thursday after 1st Sunday in September.
MonSep 8KnabenschiessenAfternoon, Zurich only
SunSep 21Swiss Federal FastThird Sunday in September
MonSep 22Swiss Federal FastBern, Neuchâtel, Vaud. Monday after 3rd Sunday in Sep.
SunDec 8Immaculate Conception DayRegional Holiday
WedDec 25Christmas Day
ThuDec 26St Stephens Day
TueDec 31Restoration DayGeneva only
What about you? What do you think?


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