What’s On in and around Zurich May 2014

What’s On in and around Zurich May 2014

Springtime in Zurich

It’s been a bit blustery in Zurich since the Böögg burnt down last week predicting a good Summer for 2014, but at least there’s plenty to keep you busy. Take a look here to get some ideas:

Zurich Tanzt 2014Zurich 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. For more information see here.



Day of the open wine cellars in Switzerland

Wine Tasting – if you enjoyed the wine tasting on 1st May for the Day of the Open Wine Cellars you will be pleased to know that some of the vineyards will be open this weekend on 3rd and 4th May too. Check the individual or more information read here.



Tsitalya's Style Diaries Fashion Blog

Bulgarian Fashion in a Pop Up Shop in Zurich – Tsitaliya is opening up a Pop Up shop at Nuyu in Zurich on 4th May from 10am to 3pm to showcase some great Bulgarian fashion with food, a photographer and a stylist present too.  For more information please see here.



International Arab Festival Zurich 2014The International Arab Film Festival – continues at the Filmpodium until 5th May. For more information and to see the program please read here.






TanzFestival Steps – Steps Dance Festival – this festival only takes place in Switzerland every two years and is on now until 17th May. Featuring international dancers this festival is on in a number of locations in addition to Zurich. See here for details and the program.




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 and for the discount details 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.





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 2014DesignMesse 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.






ICS School in ZumikonICS 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.





 Women's Expo in ZurichWomen’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.



Photobastei ZurichPhotobastei – 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.



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.





Cyclope in Winterthur  Cyclope – is on at Winterthur’s Halle 52 until the end of May. This is a new adaptation of Jean Tinguely’s “Cyclope” and NewInZurich have one remaining 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 – click  here to take part.


Live Switzerland 2 for 1 offers

Live Switzerland 2 for 1 Leisure Voucher Booklet – we all know Zurich is not the cheapest place in the world to live but with this little booklet from “Live Switzerland” you can get some great half price offers with deals valid through till December 2014. From 2 for 1 meals and brunches to museum and art gallery entrances to e-bikes and paragliding. To see more of the offers read here. To order your copy at the limited availability special price of CHF 60 instead of CHF 69 please go here.


A Secret Garden Museum Rietberg

A Secret Garden Exhibition of Indian Paintings – The Museum Rietberg is exhibiting 60 of the most important Indian paintings from a private collection – A Secret Garden – “Ein Geheimer Garten”. They illustrate important traditions and paintings from all over India. The exhibition continues until 29th June. For more information please see here.


Have fun whatever you do in Zurich!


For more information on events in and around Zurich you’re welcome to “subscribe to blog” at the top of the page.

Related Post


Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Tags: , , , ,

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *