What’s On in Zurich at Easter and Beyond 2014


 Have a Happy Easter in Zurich!

What’s On in Zurich at Easter and Beyond 2014

Chocolate in Zurich

Hope you all have a fabulous Easter and get lots of Easter Eggs and Chocolate bunnies. Have fun and here are some things to do for the days and weeks ahead:

International Arab Festival Zurich 2014

– The International Arab Film Festival – continues at the Filmpodium from 11th April – 5th May. For more information and to see the program please read here.


The Boog © Geoff Pegler







– Sechseläuten – This year there is a “Platz Fäscht” from 22nd – 27th April in addition to the usual Sechseläuten celebrations. Come along and celebrate the end of Winter on Monday 28th April by watching the burning of the Böögg and the Guilds parading through the streets. See some photos of last year’s event here. For more information on this year’s events see here.


Timber at the Maag Halle Zurich





– Timber – why not book tickets with a NewInZurich 20% discount to see a new Canadian show, which is intriguingly billed as a “Lumberjack Circus”. It will be in Zurich from 6th – 18th May. For more information see here

10 things to do in Zurich in Springtime






– 10 Things to do in Zurich in the Spring – some ideas on what to do in Zurich in the Spring. Read here.


Photobastei Zurich


– Photobastei – Photobastei’s photo exhibition features new photographic talent from all over Switzerland (why not consider exhibiting your own?) and the exhibition continues until August. See the details here.


Cyclope in Winterthur


– Cyclope – is playing at Winterthur’s Halle 52 until the end of May. This is a new adaptation of Jean Tinguely’s work “Cyclope” and NewInZurich have another pair of double tickets for the production up for grabs! The draw will take place the first week of May and you can enter now – read here for details.


Zurich Tanzt 2014


– Zurich Tanzt 2014 – Get ready to dance! Zurich Tanzt is back in Zurich on the 2nd, 3rd and 4th May – so get your dancing shoes on and hit the town. There are events all over Zurich – take a look at the program here.


Von Matisse zum Blauen Reiter


– From Matisse to the Blue Rider – Worth making a trip to see this xpressionism exhibitibion at the Kunsthaus in Zurich until 11th MaySee here for more details.


Jazz in Zurich







– Old Time Jazz Club in Meilen – Enjoy jazz? The Old Time Jazz Club in Meilen’s Jazz Festival program can be viewed here.


Designmesse Zurich 2014


– DesignMesse Zurich – is taking place at the Messe in Zurich from 16th – 18th May and we have a prize draw for 2 x 2 pairs of tickets.  The draw will take place on 14th May. Please enter here.


Davos / Klosters ski resorts near Zurich


– Skiing in and Around Zurich –  It’s coming to the end of the ski season but there’s just been some fresh snow in the mountains and if you go high enough there are still some skiing to be had. Some information on Swiss ski resorts here 


ICS School in Zumikon 


– ICS International Festival in Zumikon – on Saturday 17th May! Fun for all the family with the focus on international food from all over the globe. Entrance free and lots of fun activities as well as great food. From 11am – 4pm on the playing fields at ICS School in Strubenacher 3, 8126 Zumikon.


Diccon Bewes Author


– Swiss and International Community Fair in Zumikon – this community fair will take place in Zumikon on Saturday 24th May. British author Diccon Bewes will be present and will be giving a reading from his latest book. For more information please see here. 



Red Cross Book Fair Zurich



– Wanting to buy or sell second hand goods in Zurich? – If so please go to our Market Place page where you can register to sell your household goods, books, cars etc for free. Just fill in the form with your contact details, add the link to your photos and we will post it up for you for free. See here for more details.


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.
Jelmoli fashion and food





– Jelmoli’s Food Market – opened in Zurich very recently. Lots of international brands as well as local produce. See here for more information.



The Tonhalle Zurich







– Tonhalle Zurich – the Tonhalle has a great selection of concerts – see here for their current program.


Chocolate Dresses in Zurich at the Salon du Chocolat 2014






– Salon du Chocolat Chocolate Dresses – if you didn’t make it to the Salon du Chocolat last week you can still admire the beautiful chocolate dresses here.

Zurich © NewInZurich.com


– Tours Of Zurich – Got visitors or fancy a tour of Zurich? Group tours, private tours and bespoke packages too. For more information please click here.


Zurich Comedy Club







– The Zurich Comedy Club – are currently performing “Penalty” by Stephen Smith” and “A Candle on the Table” by Patricia Clapp at Theater Im Seefeld in Seefeldstrasse 91 on the following dates: May 14th – 16th, 20th – 23rd at 7.30pm and on May 17th and 24th at 5pm. For more information see here.


Alberto Giacometti Watercolours & Drawings







– Alberto Giacometti Watercolours & Drawings – exhibition on at the Kunsthaus on until 25th May. See here for more information.


Day of the open wine cellars in Switzerland




– Wine Tasting – if you fancy tasting some local wines, don’t miss the Day of the Open Cellar on 1st May in German-speaking Switzerland. More information to follow. See the brochure here.



Have fun whatever you do in Zurich!


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