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Switzerland (Zürich) - bank and public holidays of the world - 1970-2070

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Internet domain: .ch - Telephone code: +41 - International dialing code: 00 - GMT offset: +1 (DST: yes)
European Truck Ban: 22:00 to 05:00 week nights, 00:00 to 24:00 on Sundays, public holidays & vacations departures/returns
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Labor Day/May Day*Monday May 1, 2017Secular holiday 
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Pink Apple Filmfestival**Tuesday May 2, 2017Events, celebrations... 
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spring holiday (end)Sunday May 7, 2017School holidays 
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Ascension*Wednesday May 10, 2017Catholic or protestant 
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Pentecost (beginning)Thursday May 18, 2017School holidays 
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Whit Monday*Sunday May 21, 2017Catholic or protestant 
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Tour de Suisse**Friday June 9, 2017Sports events 
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St Alban*Thursday June 22, 2017Events, celebrations... 
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summer holiday (beginning)Thursday July 13, 2017School holidays 
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Confederation Day*Tuesday August 1, 2017National Day 
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summer holiday (end)Sunday August 20, 2017School holidays 
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Knabenschiessen**Sunday September 10, 2017Secular holiday 
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fall holiday (beginning)Thursday October 5, 2017School holidays 
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fall holiday (end)Sunday October 22, 2017School holidays 
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Internationale Kurzfilmtage Winterthur**Tuesday November 7, 2017Events, celebrations... 
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Turnip lantern procession*Saturday November 11, 2017Events, celebrations... 
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Labor Day/May Day -
Tuesday May 1, 2018

Secular holiday : Chicago, Saturday May 1st, 1886: 350,000 workers go on strike to call for an 8-hour working day. Industries are paralyzed nationwide. On Monday, as demonstrations go on, the police open fire. On Tuesday, Chicago is again on strike. Following a bomb launched against them, the police shoot again. 12 dead, of which 7 policemen. 8 anarchists will be condemned and executed. In 1889, the Socialist International Movement met in Paris and declared this day international workers' day . The Soviets will follow suit, just as the Nazis. In France, under the Vichy regime (1940-1944), the celebration is renamed Labour Day .


Pink Apple Filmfestival -
Wednesday May 2, 2018

Culture : Lasts 2 weeks - www.pinkapple.ch in Zurich 2018 edition confirmed


Spring holiday (end) -
Monday May 7, 2018

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Ascension -
Thursday May 10, 2018

Catholic or protestant : Forty days after Easter, always on a Thursday. After his resurrection, Jesus appeared before his disciples and gathered them to tell them to baptize and spread the good word. He then ascended to heaven on a cloud.


Pentecost (beginning) -
Friday May 18, 2018

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Whit Monday -
Monday May 21, 2018

Catholic or protestant : Seven weeks after Easter Monday -Marking the day the Holy Spirit entered the disciples left behind and the beginning of their ministry.


Tour de Suisse -
Saturday June 9, 2018

Sports events : Lasts 1 week - www.tourdesuisse.ch/ June 9, 2018-1. Stage: Frauenfeld/Frauenfeld
June 10, 2018-2. Stage: Frauenfeld/Frauenfeld
June11, 2018-3. Stage: Oberstammheim/Gansingen
June 12, 2018-4. Stage: Gansingen/Gstaad
June 13, 2018-5. Stage: Gstaad/Leukerbad
June 14, 2018-6. StageFiesch/Gommiswald
June 15, 2018-7. Stage: Eschenbach/Atzmännig-Arosa
June 16, 2018-8. Stage! Bellinzona/Bellinzona
June 17, 2018-9. Stage: Bellinzona/Bellinzona 2018 edition confirmed


St Alban -
Saturday June 22, 2019

Culture : The Albanifest , the largest annual festival in a historic town in Switzerland, is named after St Alban, one of the city's four saints, is held here, over three days. Although a recent creation, the festival celebrates the granting of a charter to the town in 1264 by Rudolf of Habsburgh.


Summer holiday (beginning) -
Friday July 13, 2018

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Confederation Day -
Thursday August 1, 2019

Secular holiday : Instaured at the end of the XIX century. The date refers to an agreement made at the beginning of August 1291 between Uri, Schwyz and Nidwalden. Traditional observance includes bonfires on the the mountains and celebrations in the communities, occasions for patriotic speeches. Modern observance, fostered by the Tourist offices, include fireworks.


Summer holiday (end) -
Monday August 20, 2018

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Knabenschiessen -
Monday September 10, 2018

Secular holiday : The prize-shooting for 12 to 16 year old is one of the oldest festivals in Zurich. A marksman king or queen is chosen. Zürich only


Fall holiday (beginning) -
Friday October 5, 2018

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Fall holiday (end) -
Monday October 22, 2018

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Internationale Kurzfilmtage Winterthur -
Wednesday November 7, 2018

Culture : Http://www.kurzfilmtage.ch in Winterthur 2018 edition confirmed


Turnip lantern procession -
Sunday November 11, 2018

Culture : Children hollow out turnips and carve them into lanterns, later putting candles in them and carrying them through the dark streets to the sound of musical accompaniment. The procession often finishes with a drink or some hot food. The custom is organised by sport and community associations, residents' associations, church groups, schools and kindergartens.