What’s On In Zurich Late February 2017 Onwards


What’s On In Zurich

Late February 2017 Onwards


Switzerland in the Winter Photo by Gioele Albisetti

The two runner up photos from the Photo Contest by Antonias Danikas and Gioele Albisetti

Photo Contest – “Winter in Switzerland”  

this is the winning “Winter in Switzerland” photo below!  Congratulations to Deborah Cameron who entered this photo in the recent contest which was judged by photographer Geoff Pegler.  All the winners need to email NewInZurich with their address details so that the winning prizes can be delivered. Find out more about the photo contest here.

Winter in Switzerland photo by Deborah Cameron

Photo by Deborah Cameron

Annie Leibovitz Photographic Exhibition Zurich 28th Jan – 19th February

she’s a photographic legend and Annie Leibovitz’s photos on Women are on view at the exhibition at ewz-Unterwerk Selnau and the event is free of charge. Find out more here.

Swiss Moto 16th – 19th February

everything to do with motorbikes at the Swiss Moto Messe which is on until Sunday 19th February. Find out more by visiting the Swiss Moto website here.

FIS Downhill Races in St Moritz until 19th February 

the FIS Downhill World Championships take place in St Moritz until 19th February. We visited and also went sledding in nearby Muottas Muragl. Find out more about here.

Ernst Kirchner Exhibition at the Kunsthaus until 7th May

just opened Ernst Kirchner’s exhibition entitled “Vibrant Metropolis / Idyllic Nature – The Berlin Years”. Visit the Kunsthaus website here to find out more.

Hotel Schweizerhof – Gourmet Dinners – Various Dates 

the Hotel Schweizerhof’s chef Martin Fencz is pulling out all the stops out for the “Mal was Anderes” 8 course Gourmet Dinners which will be taking place next on 4th March, 7th April, 5th May and 7th July. So if you have a special celebration or just want to treat yourself, this could be perfect! For more information see the flyer here. You can book direct by emailing here.

White Turf at St Moritz 19th & 26th February

for glamour, excitement and horse racing fun head to St Moritz to watch the famous White Turf horse racing across a frozen lake. For more information about the event and to see some photos click here.

White Turf St Moritz 2016

Photo by Geoff Pegler

Mode Suisse Fashion Edition 11 and Pop Up Fashion Shop 2nd – 25th February

the Mode Suisse Fashion Fashion Show took place in Zurich on 7th February and there is a pop up fashion store at enSoi with lots of events and special features. For more information and to see some photos of the show please see here. 

Mary Poppins in Zurich in English

the Mary Poppins musical is now playing in Zurich at Theater 11. For more information and how to book tickets see here.

Osiris – Exhibition about the Sunken Treasures of Egypt

explore this exciting exhibition at the Museum Rietberg which began on 10th February. More information here.

IRODORI Japanese Ceramics Exhibition Zurich 22nd – 27th February

explore the IRODORI Japanese Ceramic Exhibition taking place at the Galerie am Lindenhof, Pfalzgasse 3, 8001 Zürich. The Vernissage is on Wednesday 22nd February from 5pm – 9pm. Entrance is free so why not take a look around and enjoy some matcha from Japan. Find out more about Iodori here.

Daisuke in Davos #DaisukeTakahashi

Photo by Geoff Pegler

Art On Ice Davos

the Art On Ice show completed its 2017 tour of Switzerland in Davos last weekend. See some of the highlights here.

Starfield  by LAB 212 at the MuDA until 26th February

why not visit the LAB 212 exhibition at the MuDA in Zurich. Find out more here.

QS MBA Tour in Zurich 2nd March

the QS World MBA Tours back in Zurich at the Baur Au Lac on 2nd March from 6pm – 10pm. Admission is free and you can register here to get all the information to your MBA questions.

GreenLamp Charity Dinner at the Widder 10th March

support a great charity by having dinner at the Widder Hotel on Friday 10th March in aid of a very worthy cause. There will also be a live auction and a DJ on the evening too. For information about the charity please visit the GreenLamp website here or book Greenlamp tickets directly here.

You can find out more about the work of the GreenLamp charity in our article here.

Women’s Ski Day with Time Out Sports Shop Uster 9th March

fancy a Women’s Ski day out to Lenzerheide in a group with lots of fun and great skiing? It takes place on 9th March and costs CHF 120 per person and includes transport by coach, ski pass and lunch. You can even arrange to try out test skis too. Find out more here.

Health and Safety Day Zurich

Health and Safety Day Zurich 11th March

mark your diary for 11th March when the next annual Health and Safety Day Zurich will take place at the Volkshaus in Zurich. We have 2 tickets up for grabs – so find out more here.

Zurich Moves! at the Tanzhaus 14th – 18th March

from 14th – 18th March the annual “Zurich Moves!” programme will take place in Zurich. For the full programme please visit the website here.

Giardina Garden Show Zurich 15th – 19th March

the annual Giardina Garden Show is back at the Messe in Zurich from 15th – 19th March. Find out more here.

Powerhouse Event March 24th 

the Powerhouse organises great talks full of inspiration. Their next talk is about confidence, courage and purpose and is by Diana Malerba. It will take place on 24th March at 7pm for 7.30pm at The Hub in the Viadukt in Zurich. Tickets cost CHF 25.  Find out more and book your ticket here.

St Moritz Snow Polo in Photos

if you weren’t able to go to St Moritz the other week to see the Snow Polo check out some of the photos here.

Dawna Mueller's Summits Exhibition StileVivo Männedorf

Dawna Mueller Photography Exhibition Männerdorf 21st Jan – 24th March

the exhibition of Dawna Mueller’s impressive photos continues at Gallery StileVivo, Kugelgasse 14, 8708 Männerdorf until 24th March. Read our interview with Dawna here.

ZARA Home – new store opening 17th February

there’s a brand new Zara Home store opening in Zurich on 17th February. Stay tuned for more information.

Cool New Bar in Town – The Widder Garage now open

there’s a cool new bar in town which has just recently opened. It’s in the cobbled streets of the old town close to the Widder Hotel and it’s only staying until September – so do catch it while you can! Find out more here.

BIG  – New Fashion Shop in Zurich

the new flagship BIG fashion store has just reopened in Zurich with a new look and as well as offering a great line in active casual wear it also offers fitness classes too! Find out more here.

BIG Bang! Reopening of BIG Zurich

EVITA – Don’t Cry For Me Argentina 25th – 30th April

the musical EVITA will be showing in Zurich at Theater 11 from 25th – 30th April. Find out more here.

Skiing Close to Zurich

one of the closest ski resorts to Zurich is Flumserberg which offers easy access either  by car or by train. Find out more about Flumserberg here.

Fondue Restaurants in Zurich

looking for a good Fondue in Zurich? Here are some restaurants that offer great fondues and there’s also a recipe so you can make your own. Find out where to find a great Fondue here.

What to do in Zurich on a Rainy Day

if you’re wondering what to do in Zurich when it rains, (or is simply cold and grey) do check this list of rainy day activities for all the family.

Iceskating in Zurich

there are still some places to go iceskating in and around Zurich –  See our guide to places to go iceskating here.

Fancy a spa or Hammam in Zurich

if you’re looking for a spa or hammam in Zurich take a look at our guide here.


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