What’s On in Zurich
Late February 2016 Onwards
SWISS-MOTO 2016 18th – 21st February at the Messe in Oerlikon
an event for motorbike, scooter and engine enthusiasts. Takes place this Thursday and Friday and this weekend. Find out the details here.
Jasper Morrison – Thingness at the Museum für Gestaltung
an exhibition about design by Englishman Jasper Morrison entitled “Thingness” is on now at the Museum für Gestatltung until 5th June. For more information please see the website. Don’t forget the Please Touch exhibition is great fun and is still on until 20th March.
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.
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. There are also Dada celebrations beginning at the Landesmuseum too with their exhibition which began on 5th February.
White Turf Horse Racing in St Moritz 21st February – last one!
Geneva Car Show 3rd – 13th March
why not take a trip to the Geneva Car Show to find out all about the latest in the world of automobiles. For more information please visit the Geneva Car Show Website here.
Good News for Chocolate lovers – Honold Confiserie is Opening a New Branch
the high quality chocolate maker which already has branches in Rennweg and Zürichberg in Zurich, as well as Küsnacht, is opening a new branch in Herrliberg at Dorf 12, on 29th February! Find out more about Honold’s chocolate here.
Zurich Opera House Charity Ball 5th March
fancy going to a ball in Zurich? The opera house charity ball takes place on 5th March. For more information and how to get tickets see here.
Zurich Salon Debate at Karl Der Grosse 8th March 7.30pm
a lively discussion is envisaged for the latest Zurich Salon debate entitled “Why are so many Westerners joining Terrorist Groups?”. There’s an impressive line up of speakers and doors open at 7pm. For tickets and more information visit the Zurich Salon website.
Celebrate International Women’s Day 8th March at the St Gotthard Hotel
it’s International Women’s Day on 8th March and the Hotel St Gotthard is hosting a 3 course dinner at 7pm with a fashion show exclusively for ladies. Tables of 10 and tickets cost CHF 150 per person including dinner and drinks. More more information please contact the hotel on 044 227 76 73 or email them here.
Ey Pop Up Restaurant in Zurich 4th – 13th March
if you’re looking for a treat there’s a grand looking pop-up restaurant opening in Zurich from 4th – 13th March from 6.30pm each evening. Find out more by visiting the Ey website.
Art On Ice Davos 2016 in Photos
see Geoff Pegler’s spectacular photos of the Art On Ice Show in Davos. The musical line up included Jessie J, James Gruntz and The Jacksons and Geoff captured some great shots of many of the skaters flying though the air. See the photos here.
Unfixed Positions 17th – 20th March
“Unfixed Positions” is an exhibition and event bringing artists from Berlin and Zürich into dialogue
– Bonnie Begusch, René Fahrni, Simone Holliger, Jasmine Justice, Mira O’Brien, Patric Sandri. It will be in Zurich from 17th – 20th March. More information here.
Dom Perignon 1998 P2 Champagne at the Cocoon Restaurant
read about what makes Dom Perignon Plénitude Champagne so special and see inside the Cocoon restaurant in Zurich – see more here.
Slow Food Event Bern 11th – 13th March
if you’ve been to the Slow Food event in Zurich you’ll be pleased to know that for the first time it is expanding to Bern. Why not go along to BERNEXPO and take a look? For more information please visit the Slow Food website.
Basel World 17th – 24th March
don’t miss the fabulous Basel World with thousands upon thousands of amazing watches and sparkling jewellery. For more information on Basel World 2016 see here or see our article about last year’s Basel World 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.
Where to Spa in Zurich
if you fancy a spa in Zurich take a look at our spa list here.
Martina Vontobel’s Latest Sculpture at the Park Hyatt Zurich
there’s a magnificent new sculpture by artist Martina Vontobel occupying a central position in the lobby of the Park Hyatt Hotel Zurich. It’s called “Network” and you can find out more about it here.
Nespresso Latest Limited Edition Coffee
we caught up with Nespresso to find out more about their latest limited edition coffee. Also some tips on how to make the perfect cappuccino and how to properly descale our Nespresso Coffee Machine. Read all about it here.
New Fashion Store in Zurich TSERKOV
find out about the new fashion store in Zurich which officially opened last week. More information on TSERKOV here.
Top Tips to Prepare your Garden for Spring and Summer
find out what you should be doing in the garden to prepare for a beautiful Spring and Summer garden. Read here for some tips.
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