What’s On in Zurich Mid to Late June 2016

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What’s On in Zurich Mid to Late June 2016



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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. From 10th June – 10th July. Read here for more.

Art Basel June 16th – 19th Basel

why not visit the famous ArtBasel Festival from 16th – 19th June? Find out more about Art Basel here or read our article about the Ruinart Art Installation by photographer and artist Erwin Olaf. 

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Keren Peles Performs in Zurich 19th June

one of Israel’s most celebrated and award winning singer-song writers, Keren Peles, will be live in Zurich on Sunday, 19th June at the Big hall ICZ, Lavaterstrasse 33, 8002 Zurich. The concert begins at 7.15pm with doors opening at 6.15pm and a proportion of the proceeds will be go to the “Tel Hashomer” hospital in Israel for cancer therapy and research. To buy tickets please see here. 

Manifesta 11 and the Pavillon des Reflections

have you noticed the floating wooden structure on the lake near Bellevue as well as various other art “manifestations” all around the city? Find out what it’s all about here.

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.

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 

Photos of Zurich Openair 2015

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.

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.

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 3rd – 26th June

the festival which makes up Zurich FestSpiele encompasses art, music, theatre and more and this year there will be some extra special events to mark Zurich’s 100 years of DADA too. Find out more about the FestSpiele here.

Zueri Faescht fireworks

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.

La Fete de La Musique Rote Fabrik

the annual “Fete de la Musique” will be taking place at the Rote Fabrik on 18th June from 3pm. Entrance free. For more information see 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.

New Rituals Store in Zurich is Open

you may be interested to know that the Dutch firm Rituals has opened its second branch in Zurich, its flagship store in Bahnhofstrasse. You can find great products for your body and your home. Find out more here.


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Dinner with Chef Jean-Goerges 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.

Photographer Dan Holdsworth Exhibition at Schloss Silhberg Zurich

the British photographer Dan Holdsworth has ben exhibiting his work at Schloss Sihlberg in Zurich. Read all about it 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.

Multitudes Sculpture St Peters Zurich

Multitudes Sculpture and Vernissage near St Peter’s

the new sculpture standing outside St Peter’s church in the old town is called Multitudes and the Vernissage takes place on Friday 10th June. More information 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. 

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.

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.

Adult deer Tick Photo by Scott Bauer.

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 

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.

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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