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Switzerland Public Holidays 2021

This page contains a national calendar of all 2021 public holidays. These dates may be modified as official changes are announced, so please check back regularly for updates. Scroll down to view the national list or choose your canton’s calendar.

DateDayHolidayCantons
1 JanFriNew Year's Day National
2 JanSatSaint Berchtold's Day AG, BE, FR, GL, JU,
LU, OW, SH, TG &
VD
6 JanWedEpiphany GR, LU, SZ, TI &
UR
1 MarMonRepublic Day NE
19 MarFriSt Joseph's Day GR, LU, NW, SZ, TI,
UR & VS
2 AprFriGood Friday National except TI & VS
5 AprMonEaster Monday National except NE, SO, VS
& ZG
8 AprThuNäfelser Fahrt GL
1 MaySatLabour Day BL, BS, JU, LU, NE,
SH, SO, TG, TI &
ZH
13 MayThuAscension Day National
24 MayMonWhit Monday National except NE, SO, VS
& ZG
3 JunThuCorpus Christi National except AR, BL, BS,
BE, GE, GL, NE, SH,
SG, TG, VD & ZH
23 JunWedIndependence of Jura JU
29 JunTueSt Peter and St Paul GR & TI
1 AugSunNational Day National
15 AugSunAssumption Day AG, AI, FR, JU, LU,
NW, OW, SO, SZ, TI,
UR, VS & ZG
9 SepThuJeûne genevois GE
20 SepMonDay after the Federal Fast VD
22 SepWedSt Mauritius AI
25 SepSatBrother Klaus Festival OW
1 NovMonAll Saints' Day National except AR, BL, BS,
BE, GE, GR, NE, SH,
TG, VD & ZH
8 DecWedImmaculate Conception AG, AI, FR, GR, LU,
NW, OW, SZ, TI, UR,
VS & ZG
24 DecFriChristmas Eve GL
25 DecSatChristmas Day National
26 DecSunSt Stephen's Day National except GE, JU, NE,
SO, VS, VD & ZG
31 DecFriNew Year's Eve GL
31 DecFriRestoration Day GE
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AargauNeuchâtel
Appenzell AusserrhodenNidwalden
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Basel-LandschaftSchaffhausen
Basel-StadtSchwyz
BernSolothurn
FribourgSt. Gallen
GenevaThurgau
GlarusTicino
GraubündenUri
JuraValais
LuzernVaud
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