What’s On In Zurich End of May Early June 2019

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What's On in Zurich Early to Mid September 2018

What’s On in Zurich

End of May Early June 2019

Street Food Festival Zurich Summer 2019

FRAU GEROLDS GARTEN SPRING MARKET 25th MAY: Enjoy strolling round Frau Gerolds Garten looking at the latest work from local Zurich designers whilst enjoying some local food and drink. Open from 11am till 5pm. Address: Geroldstrasse 23/23a, 8005 Zürich

FOOD ZURICH “CHUCHI FEST” 25th MAY: Don’t miss the “end party” for FOOD Zurich on Saturday 25th May. It will all take place at Zurich main station and around the Festival Centre in Europaallee. Fun for all the family and a great culmination to a wonderful festival. It starts at 2pm and ends at midnight. Purchase food on the spot. More information here.

ATTEND A FAMILY FUN DAY AT THE GLOBAL BOOK FAIR 25th MAY: From 10am to 2pm a children’s Book Fair is on at Freiestrasse 175 where sales from books, and activities for kids and parents, go to Room to Read. Support children literacy here and across the globe. See details here.

OPENAIR WOLLISHOFEN 25th MAY: Free openair concert in Wollishofen Zurich which began on Friday featuring amongst others, the Kids of Adelaide. Click here for details.

ZURICH STREET FOOD FESTIVAL : Zurich’s Street Food Festival is a key element of FOOD Zurich but continues much longer until 16th June. Once again it is taking place in Hardturmstrasse. With a huge tent and lots of outdoor seating there is something for everyone! Further more there is an ever changing line up of vendors. Take a look at Amy’s recommendations by clicking here!

CHOCOLATE FOOD FESTIVAL MAESTRANI FLAWIL 26th MAY: Why not take a trip to the Maestrani Chocolate Food Festival in Flawil on Sunday 26th May from 10am till 5pm. Entrance free. See here for details (in German).

FOOD ZURICH ENDS SUNDAY 26th MAY: One of the foodie highlights of Zurich’s calendar has got to be FOOD ZURICH. This year’s edition ends this coming Sunday 26th May – so do take a look at some of the remaining events! Find out all about it here.

See the photos of the FOOD Zurich Opening Party at Jelmoli here.

Boa buns at Street Food Festival Zurich Summer 2019

FAME – THE MUSICAL UNTIL 26th MAY: “Fame – The Musical” is now showing at the MAAG Halle in Zurich until 26th May. It’s being performed for the first time in Switzerland in the original English speaking version. You can get 20% off tickets by clicking here and using the code FAME20. 

PANDAGO FAMILY FUN RUN ZUMIKON 26th MAY: Don’t miss this great family event taking place in Zumikon just on Sunday 26th May. Everyone welcome! See here for details.PandaGo Comes Back for 2018 - Family Fun Run

WORLD PRESS PHOTO EXHIBITION AT LANDESMUSEUM TILL 2nd JUNE: Calling all photographers and photo enthusiasts! The World Press Photo Exhibition is currently taking place at the Swiss National Museum Zurich. It opened on 2nd May and continues until 2nd June. Showcasing the best press photos from the past year it really is a stunning exhibition. For more information click here.

ZURICH ART WEKEND 7th, 8th & 9th JUNE: Check out all the arty events lined up for Zurich Art Weekend. See the program here.

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.

KUNSTHAUS EXHIBITION: The Fly Me to the Moon Exhibition celebrating the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing continues until 30th June at the Kunsthaus Zurich. Find out more here.

RUNNING EVENTS IN AND AROUND ZURICH 2019: The Zumikerlauf and the PandaGO runs are taking place in May. Take a look here and also see details of the Marathon and Iron Man too. Photos courtesy of Panda GO. Check the details here. 

BALLY SHOE EXHIBITION AT MUSEUM FÜR GESTALTUNG: From now until 11th August a fascinating exhibition exploring the world of Bally Shoes. Find out all about it here.

ITALIAN ALLEGRIA AT VILLA ERLENGUT ERLENBACH: The other week we attended an Italian themed event at Villa Erlengut in Erlenbach organised by Cristina Rocco of Italian Allegria. Cristina organises Italian Allegria events in amazing places all over Italy – find out more and see the photos here.
ZÜRICH TANZT 3th – 5th MAY: From Afro Fusion to Argentinian Tango and everything in-between, why not check out the varied program of dance from this year’s Zürich Tanzt. Find out more here.

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TOP THINGS TO DO IN VEVEY: This year is very special in Vevey because of the Fete des Vignerons – but in addition to this festival there is a lot more to see. Read all about Vevey here.


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HAIRDRESSERS IN ZURICH LIST: For all our list of recommended hairdressers take a look here.

DESIGN HOTEL ON TOP OF A MOUNTAIN IN CRANS MONTANA: Looking for a unique location away from it all on top of a mountain? How about the very stylish and luxurious Hotel Chetzeron? A former gondola station, the Chetzeron is now an elegant boutique hotel with just 16 rooms and a gourmet restaurant. Find out all about it here.

A VISIT TO CHAPLIN’S WORLD VEVEY: If you’ve never visited Chaplin’s World in Vevey, you may very well enjoy an excursion. There is so much to see and do and find out about Charlie Chaplin and the setting (above ) is beautiful. Find out all about it here.

FANCY A VIST TO CARONA? Carina is a bit of a hidden gem in Ticino, in the Italian part of Switzerland.  Take a look here.

Carona a Hidden Gem in the Ticino

THE CHERRY BLOSSOM ROUTE NEAR FRICK: Why not plan go a walk on the Chriesiwäg trail near Frick and enjoy all the Spring blossoms. The trees should be in blossom from mid April onwards until end of May but do check the website for the latest information on the blossom. Find out all about it here.

A TRIP TO SELEGERMOOR: Another flower destination has got to be Park Selegermoor in Rifferswil. Well known for its wonderful display of rhododendrons, now is the time to visit. Find out more here.

THE FLOWER ISLAND OF MAINAU: If you love flowers, have you been to the Flower Island of Mainau not far from Konstanz? It is astoundingly beautiful (see photo above) and would also make a great trip for Mother’s Day.Find out more here.

SPRING BLOSSOM IN ZURICH: There are so many delightful places in and around Zurich to see the beautiful Spring blossoms. Take a look at our pictures here.

7 REASONS YOU KNOW IT’S SPRINGTIME IN ZURICH: Despite the recent untimely snow Zurich does really have a Spring vibe to it. See our article about Spring in Zurich here.

10 THINGS TO DO IN ZURICH IN THE SPRING: Take a look here for ideas on things to do in Springtime in Zurich.

SPAS AND HAMMAMS CLOSE TO ZURICH: Fancy a trip to a spa or hammam. Find out more here.


FOOD Zurich - Dine Under the Stars at the Atlantis By Giardino

DINING UNDER THE STARS AT ATLANTIS BY GIARDINO: Amy went to the Atlantis by Giardino to experience an evening of gourmet food alfresco in the beautiful gardens of the Hide & Seek Restaurant at the Hotel Atlantis by Giardino in Zurich. Read all about it here.

FOOD ZURICH OPENING NIGHT AT JELMOLI: FOOD ZURICH officially opened with a fabulous party at Jelmoli in Zurich on the first night. Top chefs from the 5 star hotels were cooking up a feast and the foodie creations were amazing! See all the photos here.

INDIAN RESTAURANTS IN ZURICH: Looking for a great curry in Zurich? Check out our suggestions for Indian Restaurants in and around Zurich here.

CHOCOLATE FACTORIES TO VISIT IN SWITZERLAND: Check out our list of delicious chocolate factories you can visit in Switzerland. Some offer tours, others offer tastings or workshops. Take a look here.

65 YEARS OF HOTEL ASCOT: Hotel Ascot is celebrating its anniversary with a fabulous offer each month throughout the whole of 2019. Find out the latest offer here.

FÊTE DES VIGNERONS JULY – AUGUST 2019: Tickets went on sale in September and this very special event only takes place about once every 25 years! If you’d like to find out more take a look here.

Fete des vignerons Vevey Switzerland 2019

TOP BRUNCHES IN ZURICH: check out our guide to great brunches in Zurich – see here.

LEAVING SWITZERLAND? Then feel free to check out our page all about moving house in Switzerland .

JUST ARRIVED IN SWITZERLAND?: If you’ve just arrived in Switzerland you might appreciate a look at our list of top tips for newcomers. Take a look here.

FAMILY PHOTO SHOOT: In need of a new LinkedIn photo? Why not get a professional one done by Carmen?  Simply contact Carmen here for more information.

Carmen Sirboiu photos

Carmen Sirboiu


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With photos by Carmen Sirboiu

Top photo of Street Food Festival by Amy Botha


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