What’s On in Zurich End of September 2015

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What’s On in Zurich End of September 2015


The Art of the Brick Exhibition at Puls 5

according to CNN this is a “must see” exhibition and it’s now in Zurich at Puls 5. Art and sculptures made of lego bricks. Open daily from 10 am till 7pm. You can buy tickets here.

Slow Up From Meilen to Rapperswil and Schmerikon 27th September

take to your bikes, or skates or simply walk for the “Slow Up” this Sunday 27th September. It takes place around lake Zurich from Meilen to Rapperswil and Schmerikon. Fun and fitness for all the family. See here for details.

Zurich Film Festival 24th September – 4th October

Zurich film Festival kicked off on 24th September offering 11days of films and events. There will be 161 film from 27 countries including 14 world premieres. Stephen Fry, Dev Patel, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Kiefer Sutherland, Mike Leigh and a whole host of key people from the film industry will be attending. Take a look here for more information. 

Cows Alpabzug Switzerland

Cow Parades in the Mountains in September

there are several cow parades taking place this Saturday and more to come. See this list of cow parades to choose which one you fancy visiting.

Sale of Luxury Cashmere in Aid of Blind Chinese Orphans 1st, 2nd and 3rd October

support this worthy charity by purchasing luxury cashmere and exquisite fashion items to keep you warm in the Swiss Winter. For more details of the event see here.

Cashmere scarves in Zurich


Zürich Isst – Ugly Vegetables, Beautiful Food

Zürich Isst is the month long festival in Zurich celebrating food with over 200 events taking place. One of them organised by Foodwaste.ch is a free delicious feast made out of ugly vegetables. It takes place this Saturday 26th September at Helvetiaplatz from 12 noon to 5pm. For more information about Zürich Isst see here.

Züspa from 25th September to 4th October 

taking place at the Messe in Oerlikon from 25th September till the 4th October is the canton of Zurich’s largest festival. With everything from crafts, food and drink, household equipment and furniture as well as a show of  animals too it’s like a cross between the Ideal Home and a country fair. For more information see here. 

The Last Five Years Musical

performing at ZIS Upper School Adliswil on Friday 25th September at 8pm and Saturday 26th September at 2.30pm and 8pm. In English. For mature audiences due to adult themes and language. Tickets CHF 35 (reduced CHF 25). For more information and to get tickets see here.

One-to-One MBA event on 3rd October 2015

visit the Marriott Hotel in Zurich to learn more about taking your MBA and set your sights on the world’s top business schools. This exclusive MBA event takes place from 9.30am to 2.30pm on 3rd October at the Marriott in Neumühlequai 42, Zurich. Find out more about the event and register here.

Olma St Gallen

Olma Fest St Gallen

the famous Olma Fest agricultural show will be taking place in St Gallen from 8th – 18th October. For more information see here.

Steve McCurry Exhibition at Museum für Gestaltung

Don’t miss this great exhibition of “Photos from the East” by celebrated photographer Steve McCurry until 18th October. For more information see here.

the gourmesse food show zurich

Gourmesse Fine Food and Wine Event 9th – 12th October – Half Price Ticket Offer

mark you diaries for the next edition of the Gourmesse fine food fair taking place at the Kongresshaus in Zurich from 9th – 12th October. As a NewInZurich reader you can print off a voucher for a half price ticket here and take it with you to the event. Or read about last year’s event here.

Art International Zurich 2015 at the Kongresshaus

Painting Stephan Venekas: Hong Kong Attraction

Art International Zurich 16th, 17th and 18th October – Contest for Free Tickets

looking further afield Zurich Art International will be at the Kongresshaus from 16th – 18th October. Enter our special contest for free tickets for the event. See here for details

Battle of Ideas debate by the Zurich Salon on Tuesday 20th October 

public event taking place at Karl der Grosse in association with the British Swiss Chamber of Commerce on “Connoisseurship? Who decides what makes art great?”. Seakers are: Pius Knüsel, Professor Giaco Schiesser, Dr. Michael Savage and Aoife Rosenmeyer. Full details in English can be found here

QS World MBA Tour visits Zurich

thinking of doing an MBA? Now it the time to find out from some of the best in the field as the QS World MBA tour comes to Zurich. There are three events which comprise the Connect 1-2-1 event on 26th October, the Masters Fair on 27th October as well as the MBA fair on 27th October too.
Expovina Wine Boats 29th October – 12th November

the Expovina Wine Boats will be back in Zurich from 29th October – 12th November. More information here. 

Expovina wine ships

Mode Suisse Fashion Show took place last Monday

here are some insights into the day which also featured panel discussion and a show room event. Click here for details

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The Landesmuseum Zurich

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