What’s On In Zurich
Early March 2017 Onwards
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.
Fasnacht Zurich 3rd – 5th March
this weekend let down your hair and get into the spirit of Carnival in Zurich as there will be Fasnacht celebrations and lots of fun in the city. Find out more here.
Hotel Schweizerhof – Gourmet Dinners 3rd March & 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 3rd 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.
Wellness Conference at ICS Zumikon Saturday 4th March
enjoy a day of wellness with expert speakers inspiring you with talks and workshops to give you energy and motivation. From 8am – 4pm. Book now! Tickets cost CHF 50 per person. See here for details.
Morgenstrich and Basel Fasnacht begins Monday 6th March
fancy going to the biggest Carneval of all in Switzerland? Basel does it like no other city and it all begins at 4am on Monday 6th March for Morgenstrich! Find out more here.
International Women’s Day March on Wednesday 8th March
celebrate International Women’s Day by joining a peaceful march in Zurich organised by the American Women’s Club and Zurich International Women’s Association. Starts at 12 noon at Bürkliplatz. Find out more here.
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.
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? Sports Shop Time Out are organising it on 9th March and it costs CHF 120 per person which includes transport by coach, ski pass and lunch. You can even arrange to try out test skis too. Find out more here.
Bern Slow Food Event 10th – 12th March
if you loved the Slow Food event in Zurich and want to see more, why not head down to Bern on 10th – 12th March to visit the Bern Slow Food festival which will be taking place in Halle 4 of the Bernexpo. For more information (in German) see here.
Geneva Car Show 9th – 19th March
the Geneva Car show takes place from 9th – 19th March so if you fancy a day trip to check out all the latest models and the newest trends head down to Geneva. Tickets CHF 16, children CHF9. Find out more here.
Arnold Odermatt at the Photobastei until 12th March
the theme of this photo exhibition seems to centre on crashed cars, but Odermatt has photographed them all in a very stylish black and white way. You can see this exhibiton at the Photobastei, Sihlquai 125 on 2nd floor. CHF 12. Find out more (in German) here.
Health & Safety Day Zurich 11th March – Win Tickets!!!
mark your diary for 11th March when the next annual Health and Safety Day Zurich will take place at the Volkshaus in Zurich. Tickets cost CHF 25 but we have 2 tickets up for grabs! Email us here with 1) your name, 2) your mobile number and address and 3) the words Health and Safety in the subject line – find out more about the event 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 24th March
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.
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.
Basel World 23rd – 30th March 2017
see all the jewels and the latest watches at this amazing fair in Basel. For more information on Basel World 2017 see here.
Wine Tasting at Expovina Primavera 30th March – 6th April – Win tickets!
the Spring Wine tasting event Expovina Primavera will be taking place at Puls 5 in Zurich from 30th March – 6th April. We have 3 pairs of tickets up for grabs so why not email us here with 1) your name 2) your mobile number and address and 3) the word Primavera in the subject line to be in with a chance of winning. For more details of the event (in German) see here.
Galerie Gmurzynska American Icons till 30th March
check out the American Icons exhbititon which continues until 30th March at Galerie Gmurzynska in Paradeplatz. Find out more here. #free
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.
Zurich Marathon 9th April
don’t miss the 15th Zurich Marathon which will take place on 9th April. Find out more here.
Photo Zurich City Marathon
Irish Celtic – Spirit of Ireland 18th – 23rd April
for you Irish dance fans you’ll be pleased to know that the Irish Celtic show will be taking place in Zurich at Theater 11. To find out more (in German) and book tickets see here.
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.
Ernst Kirchner Exhibition at the Kunsthaus until 7th May
on now – Ernst Kirchner’s exhibition entitled “Vibrant Metropolis / Idyllic Nature – The Berlin Years”. Visit the Kunsthaus website here to find out more.
Osiris – Exhibition about the Sunken Treasures of Egypt
explore this exciting exhibition at the Museum Rietberg which began on 10th February and continues until 16th July. More information here.
New Guerlain Fragrance with a Swiss Connection – #Mon Guerlain
last week a new perfume was launched by the French perfume house Guerlain. However, the two “parfumeurs” who invented the fragrance are actually Swiss. Find out more about Mon Guerlain here.
PandaGO Fun Run in Zumikon 13th May
find out more about this fun run scheduled to take place in Zumikon on 13th May. It should be fun for all the family so why not sign up to get involved? See here for details.
Photos of Lucerne Carnival
if you didn’t manage to enjoy the Fasnacht fun in Lucerne Check out our photos here.
Photo Carmen Sirboiu
New Openings in Switzerland
Helvti Diner in Bellevue
there’s a stylish new Helvti Diner which has just opened in Bellevue. Stay tuned for photos and information to follow. Visit the website here.
New Hotel in Davos – Hotel Spenglers in the Heart of the Town
there’s a brand new hotel in Davos which is located right in the centre of town and which is great for families. It’s also the only hotel in the centre with a rooftop balcony with 365 degree views. Find out more here.
New Look Storchen Hotel
the Storchen Zurich has a completely fresh new look and even the entrance has changed from Weinplatz to alongside the river. Find out more and see our photos here.
ZARA Home – new store now open
a brand new Zara Home store opened in Bahnhofstrasse, Zurich on 17th February. Find out more about the store and see our photos 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.
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.
New Maserati City Showroom in Zurich
there’s a new Maserati City Showroom in the heart of Zurich at Uttoquai 47. So if you want to check out the latest models next time you’re in Seefeld do take a look. For more information please see here.
Photo by Carmen Sirboiu
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.
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.
Escape from the City – a relaxing time at the beautiful Villa René Lalique
if you’re looking for something really special and plan a luxurious getaway with amazing 2 Michelin star cuisine, why not consider a break at the amazing Villa René Lalique. Only 3 hours by car from Zurich this French hotel will blow you away. Take a look here for some impressions.
Skiing in Davos, Klosters, Flims, Laax and Lenzerheide
if you fancy skiing locally it’s easy to take a day trip to some great ski resorts. Find out more about Davos, Klosters, Flims Laax and Lenzerheide here.
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