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2012 in Switzerland



See also: Deaths in 2012, list of Swiss people, List of number-one hits of 2012 (Switzerland), 2012 Swiss referendums, :Category:2012 in Swiss sport.Events from 2012 in Switzerland.

Events

Public holidays in one or several cantons of Switzerland are marked (¹).

January

  • January 1: New Year's Day¹
  • January 2: Berchtoldstag¹
  • January 13-15-2012 International Bernese Ladies Cup is in play

    February



    March

  • March 13-Sierre coach crash, kills 28 of 52
  • March 19:Saint Joseph's Day
  • March 29:Good Friday
  • March 31:Easter Day
  • March 31-April 8-2012 World Men's Curling Championship is held in Basel

    April

  • April 1:Easter Monday
  • April 8-2012 World Men's Curling Championship ends

    May

  • May 1:May Day
  • May 9:Ascension Day
  • May 19:Pentecost
  • May 20:Whit Monday
  • May 30:Corpus Christi

    June



    July



    August

  • August 1:Swiss National Day
  • August 15:Assumption of Mary
  • August 30-September 2-2012 Asian Tour, partially held in Switzerland

    September

  • September 8-2012 Asian Tour, partially held in Switzerland, ends
  • September 16:Swiss federal fast

    October

  • October 4-October 7-2012 Swiss Cup Basel is in play
  • October 22-October 28-2012 Swiss Indoors is in play

    November

  • November 1:All Saints' Day

    December

  • December 8:Feast of the Immaculate Conception
  • December 24:Christmas Eve
  • December 25:Christmas Day
  • December 26:St. Stephen's Day
  • December 26-December 31-2012 Spengler Cup was in play
  • December 31:New Year's Eve

    Awards



    See also: 2013 in Switzerland#Awards

    Establishments

  • Swiss Space Systems
  • 1. Liga Promotion

    Deaths



  • 7 July - Leon Schlumpf.
  • 13 September - Otto Stich.