What’s On in Zurich Late June 2016

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What’s On in Zurich Late June 2016


blues'n'jazz Rapperswil 2016

See the latest What’s On in Zurich for July 2016 here

Blues’n’Jazz 2016 at Rapperswil 24th – 26th June

the annual Blue’n’Jazz Festival in Rapperswil kicks off on Thursday 24th June and ends on Sunday 26th when there will be free entrance on Sunday for everyone. Find out more about Blues’n’Jazz here.

Albani Fest 24th – 26th June Winterthur

this is a folk festival organised together with around 100 clubs in Winterthur. There will be live bands, fair ground attractions and lots to see and do and eat. Find out more here: Albanifest 

Workshop in Zurich on Modern Media 24th June

interested in media and technology and where it’s heading? Join a free workshop (in English) on 24th June at Klosbachstrasse 99, 8032 Zurich starting at 7pm. It’s entitled Modern Media, Super Connectivity and the Digital World and you can find out more and book your space here.

Where to Watch UEFA Euro 16 in Zurich

we’ve added some more venues to the list – so check out some top places to watch the UEFA Euro 16 in Zurich. Until 10th July. Read here for more.

Columbian Design Days in Zollikon 24th and 25th June

check out Calivero’s Design Days with beautifully cut Columbian fashion on 24th June from 2pm – 8pm and Saturday 25th from 11am – 6pm at Zollikerstrasse 114 in Zollikon. Details here 

Turicum Gin Open Day

the popular Turicum Gin makers are holding an open day on Saturday 25th June at their premises at Liebensteinstrasse 1, 8047 Zurich from 3pm – 8pm. Find out all about this gin which is made in Zurich. Details here.

Sommernachtsball Zurich Zurich HB 25th June

dance the night away on Saturday 25th June at Zurich main station from 8pm till 2am. It’s a fabulous night where you can dance and where you can watch professional dancers too. Best of all it’s FREE!  More information here.

What People do for money


Manifesta 11 in Zurich

chosen as this year’s European city of choice for the Art Bienniale, Zurich is now offering a number of art installations along the theme of “What People Do for Money”. Find out more about Manifesta 11 here.

The Pavillon des Reflections

entrance to the floating wooden structure on the lake near Bellevue costs CHF 6 and offers swimming a cinema and a cafe too. Find out what it’s all about here. 

Zurich Shakespeare Festival 2016

there is a rich cultural calendar of events from workshops, readings, musical and literary events and more for the Zurich Shakespeare Festival 2016. In commemoration of the 400th anniversary of the Bard’s death there is something for everyone, and of course it’s all in English. Take a look at the festival event calendar here. 

Cocktail Party an Fashion Sale at Rumour Zurich 29th June

join Rumour’s cocktail party and fashion sale on 29th June at their store in Schlüselgasse Zurich – sign up on the Rumour Facebook here.

Swiss Openair Music Festivals this Summer

will it be a Summer of Sun and Music? Check out our guide to the Swiss Openair Music Festivals here.

Ladies Cocktails with Sylvia Day  for Room To Read 29th June

Join Sylvia Day for a Ladies Cocktail with a difference on Wednesday 29th June form 6.30 – 9pm at Haus sum Rüden, Limmatquai 42, 8001 Zurich. Tickets CHF 45 in support of Room To Read. Reservation by email to switzerland@roomtoread.org 

Zurich Festspiele 2016

Zurich FestSpiele 3rd – 26th June

the festival which makes up Zurich FestSpiele encompasses art, music, theatre and more and this year there are some extra special events to mark Zurich’s 100 years of DADA too. Last day of the festival is Sunday 26th June. Find out more about the FestSpiele here.

Züri Faescht 1st – 3rd July

if you’re planning a weekend away anytime soon don’t book the 1st – 3rd July as that’s when the next Züri Faescht will take place. It’s a very special celebration for the city and only takes place every three years.  See our article to find out more here.

StreetFood Festival Zurich 13th – 17th July

if you enjoy the Zurich Streetfood Festivals, mark your diaries for the 13th – 17th July as that’s when the next one takes place. The address for this one will be: Hohlstrasse, 8004 Zürich. More information to follow. If you’ve never been to a Zurich Street Food Festival see some photos from one of the last ones here or find out more about the upcoming one in July here.

Davidoff at Art Basel

Davidoff Art Initiative at Art Basel

find out about Davidoff’s sponsorship program for art and some of the beautiful artwork for their limited editions. The Davidoff Art Basel connection here.

Fancy SUP ing On the Lake?

the rainy weather of the past week can’t go on forever surely? So if you fancy paddle boarding on the lake take a look at this article here.

List of Zurich Outdoor Swimming Pools and Badis

if the sun shines there’s nothing better than swimming in a Badi. Check out the list of Badis in Zurich here. 

Dinner with Chef Jean-Georges Klein at Hotel Park Weggis

read all about our dinner at the Park Weggis Hotel only 45 minutes from Zurich with the amazing chef Jean-Georges Klein from Villa René Lallique in France. See here for details.

Weltklasse Athletics Tickets Now On Sale

the Weltklasse athletics event will be taking place on 1st September at Letzigrund but you can buy tickets online already – see here for details.

A hike in Hirzli

Practical Info – Prepare Yourself for the Tick Season in Switzerland!

useful advice and information from Dr Angela Caddick about how to prepare for the tick season and advice for when you go hiking and walking. See here for details 

Wine Courses in Zurich

fancy getting to know a bit more about wine? How about a wine course with Magnus Vinum wines? See the what’s on offer here.

Curious Courses Day 18th September 

if you fancy trying out a number of taster courses on a variety of topics, why not check out Curious Courses special Course Day on 18th September from 8.30am – 5.30pm. It promises to be a whole lot of fun and lots to learn about too. Find out more here.

Insight Seminars 22nd – 25th September in Zollikerberg

why not join Teresa Martin at the Insight Seminars from 22nd – 25th September entitled “Creating A Life You Love”. Find out more here.

champagne with a view - Lanson on the Rooftop at Modissa

Lanson Champagne Tasting on the Rooftop Restaurant in Zurich

have you visited the Rooftop restaurant at Modissa with views over Bahnhofstrasse? Lanson champagne recently held a champagne tasting there. Find out about it here. 

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