What’s On in Zurich Mid May 2017 Onwards

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What's On In Zurich Mid May Onwards


What’s On in Zurich Mid May 2017 Onwards


What's On In Zurich Mid May Onwards


Bruno Mars at the Hallenstation 12th May

playing at the Hallenstadion 12th May at 8pm Bruno Mars – enjoy!

Schön & Gut Market in Oerlikon 12th – 14th May

from 12th – 14th May there will be a market at the station in Oerlikon with clothes, accessories, design items and food! Find out all about it here. 

The Zurich Writers Workshop 12th – 14th May 2017

if you’re into writing do sign up for the Zurich Writers Workshop taking place  in Zurich from 12th – 24th May. Some great workshops including one led by Jill Alexander Essbaum, the author of the “Hausfrau” book. All in English and registration open now. Find out more here.

Koffermarkt Uster

Koffermarkt 13th May 

there’s a “trunk” or suitcase sale taking place on 13th May from 10am till 4pm at the Stadthofsaal in Uster. There will be lots to see and buy as well as refreshments too. Carmen will have a “Koffer” selling her photos  – so do pop by and say hello and check out her photos. More information here.

PandaGO Fun Run in Zumikon 13th May 

find out more about this fun run taking 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.

The Eurovision Song Contest in Kiev 9th – 13th May

this year the Eurovision Song Contest will be hosted in Kiev from 9th – 13th May. Take a look at our photos of the Eurovision stadium being built along with pictures of this colourful city. Photos of Kiev and the stadium here.

Farmers Market at Burgwies Tram Station 13th and 14th May

Why not pop along to the Farmer’s Market at Burgwies Tram stop on 13th and 14th May and buy some fresh produce. Find our more here.

Mother’s Day Sunday 14th May – Some Gift Ideas

trying to think of gifts to get for Mother’s Day? We’ve compiled a selection of gift ideas so take a look here to get some ideas and inspiration.

Mother's Day Gift Ideas

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 too! Find out all about it 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. 

Exhibition on Weather at the Landesmuseum till 21st May

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

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.

Swiss Press Photo 17

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

Clive Greaves went to visit the beautiful Museum Rietberg and see the Osiris exhibition there and he was very impressed. 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 with Hendrick's

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. 

NewInZurich – 25 Hours Hotel Langstrasse

there’s a new 25 Hours Hotel in Zurich. Located in Langstrasse, the hotel recently opened its doors and last Thursday they had their official opening party. For details of the hotel please see here.

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.

Spring Hikes 

if all the recent sunshine has made you want to walk up mountains rather than ski down them, check out this Spring Hike which might be of interest. Read all about it here.

Fabulous Destinations in Switzerland – Valle Verzasca in Ticino

if you’re looking for a fabulous destination to take the family or visit with friends, one of the most stunning places we have been to in Switzerland has to be the beautiful turquoise green Valle Verzasca. Take a look here and you’ll want to visit too!

Visit Carona Off the Beaten Track in Ticino

if you’re looking for an escape for the city and want to go somewhere off the beaten track in Switzerland how about a trip to Carona in Ticino, a small village not too far from Lugano. Take a look at this hidden gem here.

An Oasis of Relaxation at the Hotel Giardino Ascona

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.

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.

Zurich in Blossom

Spring is one of the prettiest seasons in Zurich. Take a look at some pictures of Zurich in blossom 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 this week to take some photos – take a look at what she found here.

Step By Step Home Pedicure

getting ready for long sunny days down the Badi?  Hopefully they will be with us again soon!!!  If so you might want to prepare your feet. If you don’t have time to go to a salon why not have a home pedicure instead? Read our step by step guide to a home pedicure here.

Lemon Polenta Cake

why not make an easy but delicious Lemon Cake? You could even make it for Mother’s Day. See the recipe here.

lemon polenta cake


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