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Holidays in Switzerland in 2010

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DateWeekdayHoliday NameHoliday TypeWhere It is Observed
Jan 1FridayNew Year's DayCommon Local holidaysAll
Jan 2SaturdayBerchtold DayCommon Local holidays14 cantons
Jan 6WednesdayEpiphanyCommon Local holidaysGR*, SZ, TI, UR
Mar 19FridaySaint Joseph's DayCommon Local holidaysGR*, LU*, NW, SO*, SZ, TI, UR, VS
Mar 20SaturdayMarch equinoxSeason 
Apr 2FridayGood FridayCommon Local holidaysAll except TI, VS
Apr 4SundayEaster SundayObservance 
Apr 5MondayEaster MondayCommon Local holidaysAll except VS
Apr 19MondaySechseläutenObservanceZurich
May 1SaturdayMay DayCommon Local holidaysBL, BS, FR*, JU, LU*, SH, SO*, TG, TI, ZH
May 13ThursdayAscension DayCommon Local holidaysAll
May 23SundayPentecostCommon Local holidaysAll
May 24MondayPentecost MondayCommon Local holidaysAll except VS
Jun 3ThursdayCorpus ChristiCommon Local holidays14 cantons
Jun 21MondayJune SolsticeSeason 
Jun 29TuesdaySt. Peter and St. PaulCommon Local holidaysGraubünden, Ticino
Aug 1SundaySwiss National DayNational holiday 
Aug 15SundayAssumption of MaryCommon Local holidays14 cantons
Sep 9ThursdayJeune GenevoisCommon Local holidaysGeneva
Sep 11SaturdayKnabenschiessenObservanceZurich
Sep 12SundayKnabenschiessenObservanceZurich
Sep 13MondayKnabenschiessenObservanceZurich
Sep 19SundaySwiss federal fastObservanceAll except GE
Sep 23ThursdaySeptember equinoxSeason 
Nov 1MondayAll Saints' DayCommon Local holidays16 cantons
Dec 8WednesdayImmaculate ConceptionCommon Local holidays13 cantons
Dec 21TuesdayDecember SolsticeSeason 
Dec 24FridayChristmas EveObservance 
Dec 25SaturdayChristmas DayCommon Local holidaysAll
Dec 26SundaySt. Stephen's DayCommon Local holidaysAll except JU, VD, VS
Dec 31FridayNew Year's EveObservance 

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