What’s On in Zurich
End of January Early February 2016
The Belle Epoque Celebrations in Kandersteg 24th -31st January
the “Belle Epoque Week” in Kandersteg continues 190s style until 31st January. Find out more about it here and why visit at the weekend?
Olympus Photography Playground 27th January – 14th February
love photography? Then this is one for you! Taking place at the Photobastei at Sihlquai 125, 8005 Zurich it’s a photography playground to inspire and entertain. We visited it on the opening night and had great fun – what’s more it’s free! For more information visit the Photography Playground website.
FESPO Holiday Exhibition & GOLF at the Messe in Zurich Oerlikon 28th – 31st January
looking for some inspiration on where to go on holiday? Want to see the latest trends and ideas? If you love travelling why not visit the FESPO Holiday Exhibition in Zurich to get some great ideas for your 2016 holiday. There is also a Golf exhibition running side by side in the same hall so golf lovers check out that too! See here for more information.
Ballet Revolución 26th – 31st January
enjoy this mix of ballet, street dance, hip hop, R&B, pop and lots more at Theatre 11 in Oerlikon in Zurich. The dancers exude energy and it promises to be a great show. They will be performing number one songs by Pitbull, Usher, Rihanna, Hozier, Beyoncé and many more. They’ve already been a hit in Sydney, Singapore and London and now they are here in Zurich. For more information and to book tickets see here.
Mercedes-Benz CSI Show Jumping 29th – 31st January
taking place at the Hallenstation in Zurich, this acclaimed international show jumping event is taking place over 3 days. For more information take a look here.
Snow Polo on the Frozen Lake at St Moritz 29th – 31st January
fancy a day out from Zurich to watch the Snow Polo in St Moritz? Find out more here.
Raclette and Champagne at the Chalet Ruinart Zurich till 31st January
it’s the last few days to experience Alpine Charm in the heart of Zurich. Chalet Ruinart at the Hotel Widder has been offering a great combo of “raclette and champagne” in a cozy chalet right in the middle of their courtyard but you need to be quick as it closes on 31st January. Find out more here.
World’s Longest Country Music Festival in Zurich 29th January – 20th March
if you’re a country music fan you have 39 days to enjoy the World’s Longest Country Music Festival which takes place every year in Zurich. Find out more about the festival and the acts at the Country Music Festival Website here.
Art On Ice 2016 4th – 7th February
don’t miss this year’s Art On Ice Show taking place in Zurich from 4th – 7th February. The musical line up includes Jessie J, James Gruntz and The Jacksons. Find out which champion figure skaters will be taking part and more about the event here.
Man’s World Zurich 4th – 6th February at the Maag Halle
toys for the boys, top brands, gadgets, wine, gin and beer tasting and lots more. We have 2 tickets up for grabs! Contest will be drawn on 31st January. Enter contest now and find out more here.
Mode Suisse Pop Up Store February 4th – 13th
a special pop up fashion store run by Mode Suisse situated at the “Cabinet Vintage & New” at Bogen 2 in the Viadukt in Zurich. Open Tuesday to Friday from 11am to 7pm and Saturday from 11am – 5pm.
Night Turf Horse Racing in St Moritz 5th February
experience the thrill of watching the horses race across the frozen lake of St Moritz at night. Free entrance to the frozen lake and grandstands. More information here.
Mode Suisse Edition 9 in Zurich 8th February
the Swiss fashion industry’s fashion show Mode Suisse is taking place next on 8th February. See here for details.
Celebrate Chinese New Year in Style at the St Gotthard Hotel 10th February
a feast of Chinese food and live entertainment is in store at the St Gotthard Hotel in Zurich on Tuesday 16th February – so why not bring along some friends and have fun! The dinner starts at 7pm and costs CHF 88 (excluding drinks) and promises to be an exciting start to the year of the monkey. Send an email to email@example.com to confirm your place.
Powerhouse Event – Financial Empowerment 12th February
Christine Theodorovics will be speaking at the next Powerhouse event in Zurich on “financial empowerment”. Find out more here.
White Turf Horse Racing in St Moritz 7th, 14th & 21st February
Obsession Dada Exhibition Zurich 5th February – 18th July
it’s 100 years since the birth of Dadaism in Zurich. Find out more about the celebrations at Cabaret Voltaire to mark the event here.
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Access One to One MBA Info Day Zurich
why not go along to the Marriott on the 1st February to check out the Access One to One MBA programme? For more information and to reserve your place please see here.
QS TOPMBA Connect 1-2-1 at the Kongresshaus Zurich on 28th January
once again entry is free but registration in advance is compulsory. It takes place at the Kongresshaus from 6pm – 10pm and you can register and find out more here.
Where to Ski Near Zurich
looking for snow fun in the mountains? Check out our Skiing page here with lots of information on places to ski not far from Zurich.
Ice Skating in Zurich
most of the pop-up rinks have now closed but there is still plenty of Iceskating to be had in Zurich – see here.
Best Fondue Restaurants in Zurich
Check out our guide to the best Fondue Restaurants in Zurich here.
3 for 2 on Juicery21 Juices
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New In Zurich – Juicery 21
there’s a great new place in Zurich for fresh organic juices, smoothies and more. Juicery 21 has a special 3 for the price of 2 offer on all juices up to and including 31st January. See more and get your voucher here.
Zurich Carneval 12th – 14th February
get set for lots of costumes, dressing up and Guggen music. There will even be a Valentine’s Day Parade through the centre of town. For more information please visit the Zurich Carneval website.
Where To Go For Cocktails in Zurich?
you can find great cocktails in many places in Zurich but last week we tried cocktails at the George Grill and Bar and not only tasted them but had fun making them too. Find out how to make a Gin Basil Smash here.
The Mascotte Club in Zurich Celebrates 100 Years in Zurich
read more about that the story of this club right in the heart of Zurich in Bellevue. Details here.
Confiserie Honold Celebrates 110 Years
have you discovered this wonderful “confiserie” which stocks the most delicious truffles, pralinés and lots more? Find out more in this article.
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