What’s On In Zurich Mid May 2018 Onwards

What's On In Zurich Mid May 2018 Onwards

What’s On In Zurich Mid May 2018 Onwards

What's On In Zurich Mid May 2018 Onwards

MOTHER’S DAY IDEAS: take a look here for more ideas on gifts as well as things to do on Mother’s Day 13th May. Click here for Mother’s Day Ideas.

What's On In Zurich Mid May 2018 Onwards

DOLDER CLASSIC CAR EVENT 13TH MAY: the Dolder Classics are back for 2018 starting on Sunday 13th May. Read all about them here.

CYRANO DE BERGERAC IN ENGLISH IN ZURICH 15th – 27th MAY: The ZCC’s production at Theater Im Seefeld Zurich – find out all about it here.

RIDE IN ONE OF ZURICH’S “OLDTIMER” TRAMS: on 13th and 20th May the traditional old fashioned Number 6 trams will be travelling through Zurich on special outings – so why not go for a ride. Your normal tram ticket is is valid and you don’t need to pay an additional surcharge though you can of course donate additionally if you wish. Find out more and see the timetable here.

MOTHER’S DAY FAMILY PORTRAIT 16th MAY: Mother’s Day will soon be here and just think what a wonderful gift a Family Photo Shoot with mum would make! Why not treat mum to a complete Mother’s Day Photo Shooting Package with all the family? For CHF 450 you get a  consultation, make-up, hair styling, apéro and 3 digital fine art prints. The first 5 people to book using the code NIZ can take advantage of the special offer price of CHF 350. Contact Carmen here for more information or to book.

Award Winning Merlot Tasting at the Widder

WINE TASTING AT THE WIDDER HOTEL 16th MAY:  mark your diaries for a fabulous wine tasting of award-winning wines at the Widder Hotel on 16th May from 4pm – 8pm. Organised by VINEA there will be over 30 producers from Switzerland and the rest of world and the event is free to attend, you simply need to register in advance. Save the date and see here for more details.

CELEBRATE THE ROYAL WEDDING AT THE DOLDER GRAND 19th MAY: come along and celebrate the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle by watching the proceedings at the Dolder Grand on 19th May. For full details see here.

VISIT THE FLOWER ISLAND OF MAINAU: Spring is the perfect time to see all the Tulips and Spring blooms on the Flower Island of Mainau, just an hour away from Zurich. Find out all about it here.

Tulips at The Flower Island of Mainau Germany

CAVES OUVERTES IN FRENCH SPEAKING WINE AREAS: just as the vineyards near Zurich are opening their doors for tastings early in May, the vineyards in the French speaking regions of Switzerland do the same – but for a longer period of time, throughout the whole of May. Find out some tips on where to go here.

UNEMPLOYED OR LOOKING FOR A JOB? We spoke to Angela Weinberger from Global People Transitions and she shared her top tips with us for getting the job you really want. Read here for full information.

NEW RANGES AT JELMOLI FOOD MARKET: if you haven’t been to Jelmoli Food Market for a while, you’ve probably not seen many of the great new ranges they have introduced. They are stocking lots of Zurich brands like Turicum Gin, Tsüri sauces (perfect for the BBQ season) and delicious Zurich chocolate by Taucherli (try the Columbia Bean to Bar with cocoa nibs – it’s divine!). There’s no need anymore to travel to London to get your Fortnum & Mason’s tea either, as have a great selection in store.Why not round off your shopping with a relaxed meal at the La Bottega restaurant directly in the food hall? Take a look here for more information.

Cyrano de Bergerac - English Theatre in Zurich with ZCC


Cyrano de Bergerac in English

A ZCC Production by Glyn Maxwell Play by Edmond Rostand

*** 15th – 26th May ***

The Zurich Comedy Club is presenting their production of Cyrano de Bergerac in English at the Theater Im Seefeld from 15th – 26th May. Why not go with a group of friends to see this comedy play and enjoy an evening of English theatre in Zurich. Click here to purchase tickets from CHF 29 to CHF 39 

Read all about this event here.

Cyrano de Bergerac - English Theatre in Zurich with ZCC



CRAFT BEER POP UP UNTIL 26th MAY: a two month pop-up in Rapperswil where there will be Fork and Bottle’s amazing Chicago-style deep dish pizza and house smoked pulled pork sandwiches along with Bier Factory’s fabulous beers. Take a look here.

WIN A PAIR OF TICKETS TO THE NUTCRACKER RELOADED: from 22nd May – 3rd June the Nutcracker Reloaded will be performing at the Maag Halle in Zurich . We have two offers for NewinZurich readers. 1. You can get a 20% discount on tickets using our code and 2. you can enter our prize draw for the chance to win a pair of tickets to the show.  See here.

ICS International Festival 2018

ICS INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL 26th MAY: all the fun of the fair along with international food and a great family event Don’t miss the ICS International Festival at ICS in Zumikon on 26th May from 11am till 4pm.

PANDAGO FAMILY FUN RUN IS BACK 27th MAY 2018: why not enjoy some fresh air and exercise in a family fun run taking place in Zumikon on 27th May. As well as a great family activity you will also be raising money for a great charity. Find out more and sign up here.

INTERNATIONAL COMEDY CLUB EVENTS: check out the upcoming events for the International Comedy Club in Switzerland here.

GUIDE TO STREET FOOD FESTIVALS SWITZERLAND 2018:  check out our guide to the Food Festivals and Street Food Festivals across Switzerland for 2018. Read the Guide here.

FOOD ZURICH MAY 2018:  don’t forget to mark your diaries with Food Zurich as it begins on 24th May- see here for details FOOD ZURICH 2018.

FOOD ZURICH 2018 - The 3rd Edition

KITCHEN CLUB EVENTS AT ART DECO HOTEL MONTANA TILL END JUNE:  the Art Deco Hotel Montana in Lucern is now hosting weekly “Kitchen Club” 8 course dinners of “Experimental Cuisine” by resident chef Johan Breedijk and acclaimed guest chef Rafa Martinez from Spain. The Kitchen Club takes place every Thursday, Friday and Saturday from now until the end of June.  Find out all about it here.

FARMY –  BRINGING THE FARMER DIRECTLY TO YOU:  Farmy is an eco-friendly online shopping portal where you can get fresh food, much of it organic,  delivered directly to your doorstop either via the Farm.ch App or online via your computer. The company deals with individual farmers and aims to be as eco-friendly as possible. If you live in the city of Zurich you don’t even pay delivery and the goods are delivered by electric cars. As well as farm and products they also sell drinks and household goods and even have a Vegan range too. Find out more here.

RECIPE OF THE WEEK:  how about a recipe for some easy Nutella cookies? See recipe here.

Win Tickets for RHY ART FAIR Basel !

FREE VIP TICKETS TO THE RHY ART FAIR BASEL 14th – 17th JUNE: enter your details to win a VIP ticket for 2 people which is valid for all dates of the Rhy Art Fair. We have 100 tickets to give away – so enter now and you’ve got a great chance! See details here.

IN SEARCH OF STYLE AT THE LANDESMUSEUM NOW – 15th JULY: new exhibition all about Style at the Landesmuseum until . Read all about it here.

EVENTS AT THE BSCC: the British Swiss Chamber of Commerce always runs a great variety of events throughout the year. See here to find out more.

RAINY DAY FUN IN ZURICH: 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.

Hide and Seek Restaurant at the Atlantis By Giardino

WONDERFUL DINING EXPERIENCE AT THE HIDE AND SEEK RESTAURANT: we went for dinner at the Hide and Seek Restaurant at the Atlantis by Giardino in Zurich. Read all about it here.

HAMMAMS AND SPAS IN ZURICH: take a look at our suggestions on where to find a relaxing hammam or spa. See here.

A TRIP TO PILATUS: how about a trip to Pilatus. Find out all about a trip we made to this great location here.

HIKING NEAR THE WALENSEE: why not enjoy the beautiful Swiss Spring Scenery by going for a hike near the Walensee? See all the details here.

PHOTO LAUNDRY ZURICH 9th JUNE: the Photo International Club Zurichwill be holding their 4th Photo Laundry event on 9th June 2018, 12:30 – 20:00 at Quartierhaus 5, Sihlquai 115, 8005 Zürich. Any local photographer, regardless of age or experiences invited to showcase their work in the gallery made of laundry lines using pegs and also to exchange by “bringing one, and taking one”. For more information see here.

Koala bears at Zurich Zoo

ZURICH ZOO – SO MUCH TO SEE: whether it’s sunny or not, Zurich Zoo makes for the perfect place to visit for all the family. Find out all about it here.

THE TIERPARKGOLDAU: a great place for a family visit is the Animal Park in Goldau. Take a look here.

STUNNING SWISS SCENERY IN LAUTERBRUNNEN: if you’re looking for a picture postcard Swiss day trip, how about visiting Lauterbrunnen. Read all about it here.

TICK VACCINATIONS IN SWITZERLAND: if you’re new to Zurich and haven’t yet got a tick vaccination you may wish to read this article.

Sapori Ticino Festival of Fine Dining

SAN PELLEGRINO  SAPORI TICINO: Love gourmet dining? Why not join one of the fabulous gourmet dining experiences that are taking place all over Switzerland for the Sapori Ticino Festival.Find out more here.

TEENAGER STUDY ABROAD LANGUAGE PROGRAMS & READER DICOUNT: Boa Lingua has come up with a novel idea to get teenagers learning a language! They have created some fun and sporty programs whereby the teenagers of overseas to study in well supervised groups and really accelerate their learning. NewInZurich readers can get CHF 100 discount! Find out all about it here.

PHYTO RE30 TRANSFORMING GREY HAIR BACK TO NORMAL: a new hair product is being launched in Switzerland from 23rd April which claims to return put to nearly 40% of your grey hair back to its natural colour. RE30 will soon be available in pharmacies in Zurich. Find out more here.

FED UP WITH BAD POSTURE FROM TOO MUCH COMPUTER WORK? if so, why not try one of the t shirts from the AligneMed range of “posture wear”? Designed to counteract bad habits from too much time spent hunched over a computer. Find out more here.

ALTERATIONS ANY TAILORING IN ZURICH: if you need hemming, tailoring or alterations etc why not call Svetlana (mention NewInZurich for the best price) on 079 402 11 03 or email her here.Alterations

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