What’s On in Zurich Mid Late May 2017 Onwards

What's On in Zurich Late May 2017 Onwards


What’s On in Zurich

Mid Late May 2017 Onwards


What's On in Zurich Mid Late May 2017 Onwards

Kreislauf 4 + 5 Shopping and More 19th – 21st May

we love the Kreislauf 4 + 5 events in Zurich every year. You get to see lots of the little shops and ateliers in Kreis 4 + 5 and the shops are even open on a Sunday which as you know, is quite novel in Zurich! There’s great street food and even guided tours too! Find out all about it here.

Zurich Comedy Club’s Production Kindertransport 18th – 27th May

the ZCC are performing their production of “Kindertransport” by Diane Samuels in Zurich and in English from 18th – 27th May. To find out more and buy tickets see here.

Children First Global Book Fair 20th May

don’t miss a morning of reading, storytelling and great food at the Children First Global Book Fair at Freiestrasse 175, 8032 Zurich from 10am through 2pm! Over 1000 books for sale in English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Russian and more. International schools, clubs, children’s booksellers in Zurich, and individuals are all invited to sign up for a table to sell books at our book fair. Proceeds from donated books will go to charity. See more info here.  

Spring Rummage Sale at the American Women’s Club 20th May

taking place at the AWC in Höschgasse 38, 8008 Zurich on Saturday 20th May is the AWC’s Spring Rummage Sale. From 11am till 3pm there will be 22 tables of pre-loved items in all categories from baby items to DIY and household and everything in between. Pop by to take a look and have a rummage – you can even have “High Tea” and a chance to win one of three baskets of American products.

The Dance After-Show Party at the Kameha Grand 20th May

why not go to the legendary after party of the The Dance taking place at the Kameha Grand Hotel on Saturday 20th May? Featuring a line up of top DJs, as well as dance with the best urban dance crews worldwide including Akon and many more, this promises to be a fabulous evening. The after-party begins at 11pm and goes on till 4am! The entrance fee is CHF 25 (lounge options also available) and you can find more information on the event here.

Exhibition on Weather at the Landesmuseum till 21st May

last chance to find out all about weather at a fascinating exhibition at the Landesmuseum Zurich. The exhibition continues until 21st May. Find our more here. 

What's On in Zurich Late May 2017 Onwards

Swiss Press Press Photo 17 Exhibition and World Press Photo Exhibition 

if you love photography you need to check out the Swiss Photo 17 exhibition and the World Press Photo Exhibition. Both are being held at the Landesmuseum Zurich and there are lots of fantastic photos to view. For more information please see here.

Mittel Alter Spektakel Hinwil 26th – 28th May

fancy a bit of jousting and a trip back to the Medieval times? Why not go along to the Mittel Alter Spektakel in Hinwil on 26th to 28th May and enjoy a fun day out? Find out more here.

Osiris – Exhibition about the Sunken Treasures of Egypt

visit the beautiful Museum Rietberg and see the Osiris exhibition there as it is most impressive. The exhibition continues until 16th July. Find out all about it here.

Kunst Am Wassberg – Sculpture Exhibition and Win Dinner for Two

have you seen the Swiss Sculpture Exhibition – “Kunst am Wassberg” at the Wassberg yet? If not why not pop by and take a look.  You can also enter our contest by clicking here to win dinner for two at the hotel. 

Frau Gerolds Garten’s CucumBar

for a chilled evening out why not visit the aptly named CucumBar at Frau Gerolds Garden near Hardbrücke. Robert went to investigate and planted his own seedling in preparation for World Cucumber Day on 14th June. Find out all about it here. 

PPZ - Zurich Polo Park and Country Club

NewInZurich – Polo Park and Country Club

the Zurich Polo Park and Country Club has been completely renovated and recently reopened. Membership  is open to all and it offers tuition for beginners upwards. Find out more about Zurich Polo Park and Country Club here.

NewInZurich – 25 Hours Hotel Langstrasse

there’s a new 25 Hours Hotel in Zurich and the new one is located in Langstrasse. For details of the hotel please see here.

New In Zurich – New Ice Cream venue – Gelateria di Berna!

just in time for Summer there’s a new place to get ice cream in Zurich! Called the Gelateria di Berna it hails from Switzerland’s capital and has recently set up shop in Kreis 3 in Zurich. It’s well priced costing just CHF 3.50 for 2 flavours and tastes delicious! We have added it to our Ice Cream Guide here.

Gelateria di Berna Zurich

Switzerland’s Food Festivals

the city of Zurich has become a mecca for food festivals recently, but there are foodie events taking place all over the country. See our guide to the top Food Festivals in Switzerland here.

Fabulous Destinations in Switzerland – Jungfraujoch

if you’re looking for a fabulous destination to take the family or visit with friends, how about a trip to the Jungfraujoch – the highest point in Europe? With the stunning location of a glacier and a wonderful cog wheel rail journey to get there it makes for a very memorable experience. Take a look here for more information

Dolder Classics at Oerlikon Racetrack 11th June

why not pop down to the racetrack in Oerlikon to see vintage cars at close quarters. This event is taking place in Oerlikon whilst the Dolder ice rink is being renovated. However, you may wish to attend the auction which is taking place at the Dolder on 17th June. More information here.

International Festival at ICS Zumikon on Sunday 11th June

mark your diaries for the International Festival at ICS Zumikon on Sunday 11th June. It promises to be a great fun-packed day for all the family. One of the highlights is the delicious international cuisine from all over the world. More information to follow.

Dragon Boat Race Meilen 10th & 11th June 2017

registration for the Dragon Boat Race in Meilen finishes on 20th May – so don’t delay if you’re interested in taking part. If being a spectator is more of your thing, make your diaries for 10th and 11th June. For more information visit the Meilen Dragon Boat Race Facebook site here.

Dragon Boat Race Meilen 10th & 11th June 2017

A Stay at the Hotel Giardino in Ascona

the Hotel Giardino is nestled in a little oasis of calm and relaxation in the Ticino countryside just outside Ascona. A beautiful location with and a fabulous hotel – somewhere to go if you’re looking for a relaxing break. Find out all about it here.

Swiss Small Business Bootcamp 24th June

if you’re thinking of starting a new business you will not want to miss this great workshop which consists of various modules which you can “pick and mix” to get exactly the information you need. Taking place at the Volkshaus Zurich on 24th June. Tickets are bound to go quickly so find out more about it here.

Room to Read Charity Rock to Read Concert with Tipsy Road 25th May

why not go along to this concert on 25th May and support a very good charity at the same time?  Taking place at Mellow Club & Bar, doors open at 19.30 and the concert begins at 20.00. Tickets cost CHF 20 for advanced booking and CHF 25 at the door. To find out more and buy tickets see here.

Book review the Expansion by Christoph Martin

Book Review – The Expansion

the Zurich based writing team Christoph Martin have just published their novel “The Expansion”. Read our book review by Heather Moore here.

Wine Seminar by Magnus Vinum on 31st May

find out more about the Premier Crus of the Cötes de Nuit at this seminar at 7pm on 31st May by wine expert Timothy Magus. Book by 14th May for early bird price. Find out more 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.

10 Things to do in Spring in Zurich

a few ideas for things to do in Spring in Zurich. See more here.

The Vibrant Street Art and graffiti of Zurich 

there’s lots of colour and animation in Zurich’s street art and graffiti. Carmen went along to take some photos – take a look at what she found here.

Zurich's Colourful Street Art and Graffiti

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Main photo by Ian Cuschieri


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