What’s On in Zurich Early March 2014 onwards …

Zurich in Winter

There’s lots happening in Zurich – take a look here to get some ideas:

Joannie Rochette Art on Ice

 

 

 

 

– Art On Ice – figure skating at the highest level as well as music from HURT and Loreen the 2012 Eurovision contest winner entertainment, pianist Khatia Buniatishvili and entertainment by Mummenschanz. It’s on now at the Hallenstadion in Oerlikon Zurich. Featuring a fabulous team of ice skating champion including the Sochi Gold medallist duo Tatiana Volosozhar and Maxim Trankov. Photo © Geoff Pegler. Read here for full information.

Marilyn monroe by James Francis Gill

– James Francis Gill’s Pop Icons Exhibition – check out this exhibition of Marilyn Monroe and other pop art paintings by artist James Francis Gill. Read here for more information.

International Country Music Festival Zurich

– The International Country Music Festival in Albisguetli in Zurich starts on 1st February and is the only country music festival in the world to last for 38 days! To see the programme and get tickets please read here.

 

Cyclope in Winterthur

– Cyclope – is playing at Winterthur’s Halle 52 from 28th February until the end of May. This is a new adaptation of Jean Tinguely’s work “Cyclope” and NewInZurich have a contest to win 2 sets of double tickets for the production. The contest is open for a little longer so if you fancy entering read here.

Swiss paper cutting

– Scherenschnitte – exhibition outside Zurich, finishing soon. It’s all about the traditional Swiss craft of  ”Scherenschnitt”, making patterns and pictures by cutting paper. It’s at the SwissNationalMuseum, Zeughausstrasse 5, 6430 Schwyz, and it ends on 3rd March, 2014. Cost: Adults CHF 10, children free. For more information please visit the website.

Cross country skiing in Switzerland

– Ever considered Cross Country Skiing? Why not give it a try? See our article here.

ritish Chamber of Commerce

 

 

 

 

 

– Great British Breakfast and UK Tax Talk in Zurich – the British Swiss Chamber of Commerce are organising a breakfast meeting in Zurich to discuss the UK economic forecast and budget implications. Cost CHF 65 per person for BSSC members and CHF 85 for non-members. For more information please see here.

 

The Art of Zhen-Shan-Ren

– The Art of Zhen-Shan-Ren Free Exhibition in Zurich  –  Chinese Oil Paintings in Zurich open every day. See here for more information.

Vintage Design Exhibition at Museum für Gestaltung in Zurich

– Check out the latest exhibition at the Museum für Gestaltung – There are some great exhibitions on at the Museum fur Gestaltung. For more information please see here.

Green Lamp Charity Lunch at Hotel Widder https://newinzurich.com

– Green Lamp “Solar Suitcase” Event – this wonderful charity is holding a fundraising Lunch on Thursday March 27th from 11.30am – 2pm at the Hotel Widder in Zurich to help support this great charity initiative. For more information and to book tickets please email greenlamp@greenlamp.com For more information on the charity please see here.

Voca People Zurich

 

 

 

 

– Voca People are in Zurich at the Maag Halle from the 4th – 16th March and NewInZurich have one set of double tickets available for our readers. Simply email newinzurich (at) gmail.com with the word VOCA in the subject line of your email, together with your name and you will be entered in the draw.  The contest will be drawn on Wednesday 5th March – so hurry and get your entries in! More information here.

Davos / Klosters ski resorts near Zurich

– Skiing in and Around Zurich – what are you doing for ski week?  If you want some ideas why not read here for tips and ideas on where to go.

 

Matt Andersen Viewfinder Photography Center

– Viewfinder Photography special offer on Photography classes –  want to improve your photographic skills? Why not book yourself on a course? Go to Viewfinder website and click on “enter promotional code” then insert “newinzrh” (all lower case, no quotation marks) to get 2 dSLR 1 photographic courses for the price of one course. Why not sign up with a friend?  Find out more read here.

Diccon Bewes Slow Train to Switzerland

– Diccon’s Bewes and Kubschule Migros  – British Author Diccon is doing a tour of Switzerland talking about his latest book “Slow Train to Switzerland”  at Klubschule Migros. For more information read here.

– International Women’s Day 8th March from 12 noon to 1pm the American Women’s Club of Zurich (AWCZ) is sponsoring a Gender Equality Awareness Walk to celebrate International Women’s Day. Why not join in? For more info here.  Please email phase@awczurich.org to confirm your participation.

Mode Suisse Edition 5 Zurich

– Mode Suisse Edition 5 Fashion Show – will be in Zurich at Puls 5 from 7th – 8th March. Great fun for the fashionistas amongst you and a great fashion weekend in Zurich. For more information read here.

Salon du Chocolat in Zurich

– Salon Du Chocolat in Zurich – the 3rd Edition of the Salon du Chocolat will be taking place on 4th – 6th April in Zurich. As well as a great line-up of chocolatey events including the Chocolate Dresses for the Chocolate Fashion Show there will be lots more too. To see photos of last year’s show please see here. For more information about this year’s show see here.

– ICS International Festival in Zumikon – save the date – Saturday 17th May! More information to follow.

– Swiss and International Community Fair in Zumikon – this community fair will take place in Zumikon on Saturday 24th May. For more information please see here.

Women's Expo in Zurich

– Women’s Expo in Zurich – Don’t miss the Women’s Expo which will be taking place this year on 25th May at the Kongresshaus inZurich. More information here.

 

Zurich Fasnacht 2014

 

 

 

– Zurich Fasnacht and Carneval Parades  –  join in the fun of Fasnacht in Zurich and elsewhere in Switzerland. For dates and more information on Zurich Fasnacht, the Basler Fasnacht and more see here.

Zurich © NewInZurich.com

 

 

 

 

– Tours Of Zurich – Why not book yourself on one of our city tours? It’s a great birthday gift for a friend and an ideal activity for visitors. You could choose the “Cheese, Chocolate and Clocks Tour” – a 3 hour tour of the city with cheese and chocolate sampling as well as viewing some very impressive watches, clocks and jewellery or one of the other tours we offer. We also provide bespoke tours for tour packages and for companies. For more information please click here.

Have fun whatever you do in the city!

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Joannie Rochette Art on Ice

Photo of Joannie Rochette performing on opening evening of Art on Ice in Zurich
Photo © Geoff Pegeler

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