What’s On In Zurich Early To Mid November 2019

What's On In Zurich Early To Mid November 2019

What’s On In Zurich Early To Mid November 2019

What's On In Zurich Early To Mid November 2019

OKTOBERFEST AT BAUSCHÄNZLI ENDS 9th NOV: The Oktoberfest celebrations continue at Bauschänzli until 9th November. Find out more here.

CREATIVA CRAFT SHOW 7th – 10th NOVEMBER: If you’re crafty don’t miss the Creativa Exhibition at the Messe in Zurich. CHF 15 plus Family Tickets available. On till Sunday. See here.

INTERNATIONAL SHORTFILM DAYS WINTERTHUR 5th -10th NOVEMBER: The Winterthur Kurzfilmtage Festival is taking place from 5th – 10th November. Check it out here.

EXPOVINA WINE SHIPS 31st OCTOBER – 14th NOVEMBER:  The Wine Ships are back in Zurich once again until 14th November – so why not enjoy experiencing wine tasting on the water?  See details on the Expovina website here.

TURNIP PROCESSION IN RICHTERSWIL 9th NOVEMBER: Don’t miss the annual tradition of the Turnip Parade in Richsterswil! It takes place on Saturday 9th November. Read all about it here.
Richterswil Turnip Parade

CONFISERIE HONOLD CHOCOLATE TRAM UNTIL 17th NOV: The Schoggi Tram, Zurich’s celebrated chocolate tram run by Confiserie Honold is back in town. It’s only around for a short time (Friday 1st – 10th November and from 16th – 17th November 2019) so don’t miss the opportunity to take this delicious trip around Zurich! Find out more here.

ZURICH IMPROV THEATR 14th NOVEMBER: Team against team – improviser against improviser – Titan against Titan! An English language show where the home team ZIC, Zurich Improv Comedy, competes against theater anundpfirsich from Zurich. Theater sports is fast-paced, improvised, comedy – spontaneous, entertaining, interactive, engaging and fun – and YOU decide who wins each round! Doors and bar open at 19:15, show begins 20:00. Free seating. Book your Tickets here.

Nespresso Gourmet Weeks 3rd - 24th November 2019

NESPRESSO GOURMET WEEKS 3rd – 24th NOVEMBER: Don’t miss this fabulous opportunity to lunch or dine in top restaurants all over Switzerland at very special prices thanks to the Nespresso Gourmet Weeks special deal. Find out all about it here.

SEARCHING FOR DOCTOR BRANOVIC ENGLISH THEATRE 6th – 16th NOV: How about an evening or afternoon enjoying English theatre in Zurich ? Find out more here and get your tickets here.


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Searching for Doctor Branovic

Theatre in English in Zurich with the Zurich Comedy Club

at Theater Im Seefeld, Seefeldstrasse 91, 8008-ZH

English ZCC Speaking theatre in Zurich

” When Emma’s husband Joe dies unexpectedly and an incident, involving a certain Doctor Branovic, occurs at the mortuary of a nearby hospital, Inspector Monroe suspects that all is not as it seems.  He soon finds himself in the middle of another mystery which threatens to unhinge his sanity. Searching for Doctor Branovic by David Tristram is sure to be a night of wit, fun, and laughter”.
Performances: November 6, 7, 8, 13, 14, 15 at 19:30 and Saturdays November 9, 16 at 17:00
Tickets can be purchased at Ticketcorner via this special link www.go.zcc.ch/newinzurich

CAFE SCIENTIFIQUE 18th NOVEMBER: The University of Zurich and ETH run a monthly “Café Scientifique” which is open to everyone. The next one is about forests and fungi and takes place at Schwarzcafe at Luma Westbau in Zurich from 7pm till 8.30pm. Free of charge – just your consumption. See details here. See the event listed on Facebook here.


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Team Against Team, Improviser Against Improviser, Titan Against Titan

Thursday 14th November 2019, Kanzlei Club Zurich


In this English language show the home team ZIC, Zurich Improv Comedy, competes against theater anundpfirsich from Zurich.  The two teams improvise scenes based on audience suggestions and as an audience member, YOU decide who wins each round!

Theatre sports is fast-paced, improvised, comedy theatre – spontaneous, entertaining, interactive, engaging and fun! Everything is made up in the moment: plots, characters, dialogues, scenes, and stories and nothing is off limits, so anything can happen and every show is unique!

Doors and bar open at 19:15, show starts at 20:00, Free seating

Book Tickets herehttps://eventfrog.ch/zic

You can find out more about this event on Facebook.


BLICKFANG DESIGN EXHIBITION 22nd- 24th NOVEMBER: Taking place at Stage One in Oerlikon, Blickfang Zurich is back with its fabulous design trends and wonderful furniture, clothes and style. Find out more here.

PICASSO-GORKY-WARHOL EXHIBITION AT KUNSTHUAS ON NOW: Why not visit the Kunsthaus in Zurich to see the Picasso-Gorky-Warhol exhibition? It focuses on sculptures and works on paper from the Hubert Looser Collection and continues until 5th January 2020. Find out more here.

MAKE A CHRISTMAS WREATH FUNDRAISER WORKSHOP 20th & 27th NOV: Have fun creating a Christmas wreath whilst supporting the Women V Cancer Fundraiser.  Cost CHF 100 (CHF 50 for instruction & materials & CHF 50 to the charity.). Wednesday 20th November from 6.30pm – 9.30pm  in Zollikon and Wednesday 27th November form 6.30pm – 9.30pm in Herrliberg. Limited places – click here to sign up.

BOOK YOUR THANKSGIVING DINNER 27th – 30th NOV: Looking for somewhere to celebrate Thanksgiving in Zurich? How about the Fork & Bottle where you can celebrate from 27th – 30th. Find out more here.

PHOTOS FROM THE CARROT MARKET AARAU: Every November the annual Carrot Market takes place in Aarau. If you didn’t manage to visit this week check out these great photos by Lesley Holton here. 

The Aarau Carrot Market - Aarauer Rüeblimärt Switzerland

AWC ZURICH WORKSHOP WEEK 21st – 27th NOVEMBER: The American Women’s Club in Zurich is holding its Workshop Week from 21st – 27th November with all sorts of workshops from photography to baking. Find out all about it here.

WRITECON WRITING CONFERENCE ZURICH 30th NOV: This year’s WriteCon at the American Women’s Club is aimed at writers of all levels and genres with workshops led by author Jason Donald, editor Lorna Fergusson & publisher Andrew Rushton. 1:1 critiques and personalised feedback also available.Use code NewInZurich in the Promotions box to get a 20% discount code your tickets. For more information click here. 

SBB EXHIBITION AT MUSEUM FÜR GESTALTUNG: Find out all about the SBB’s impressive railway network which is apparently the busiest in the world. The exhibition takes place at the Museum’s Ausstellungstrasse 60 location close to HB until 5th January 2020. Find out more here.


Le Mirador Resort Hotel Spa Hopping with Swiss Deluxe Hotels

RELAX AND ENJOY JAPANESE CUISINE AT LE MIRADOR VEVEY: If you’re looking for a relaxing break with mesmerising views over Lake Geneva, the Lavaux and the mountains, then Le Mirador Resort and Spa in Vevey is sure to tick all the boxes. However, did you know that they also have a wonderful Japanese Restaurant called Hinata, which is open to non-residents and guests too and serves amazing Japanese cuisine. Find out more by clicking here.

OISHII JAPANESE WINTER POP UP AT WIDDER 9th NOV – 14th FEB: This Winter the Widder Hotel has got a brand new pop up and this time is it a Japanese theme! Paired with Ruinart champagne it makes for a wonderful dinner experience. Find out all about it here.

LAI DA PALPUOGNA VOTED MOST BEAUTIFUL PLACE IN SWITZERLAND: Back in 2007 Lai Da Palpuogna in Graubünden was voted the most beautiful place in Switzerland by a Swiss TV Channel. It still is absolutely stunning whatever time you visit, but Autumn may be the prettiest time. Find out more here.

Autumn Snow at Palpuognasee Graubünden Switzerland

PHM ART GALLERY – NEW IN EGG NEAR ZURICH!:  If you’re looking for a powerful piece of art for your home why not pop by at the newly opened PHM Gallery in Egg near Zurich. It’s just under 30 minutes from Zurich by car, and conveniently located right next to the Forchbahn Egg tram stop. Specialising in art from South Africa and from Switzerland it’s definitely worth a visit. Take a look here.

NEW IN ZURICH CITIZENM HOTEL: There’s a new hotel in Zurich which has 160 rooms and is centrally located at Talacker 42, 8001 Zurich. Visit the website here to find out more about this new modern hotel in Zurich.

WOMEN VERSUS CANCER: Girls with pedal power is a group of four women, three living in Zurich who are taking part in in the Women Versus Cancer 355 km ride from Milan to Venice in May 2020. Raising money money for three charities – Breast Cancer Now, Jo’s Cervical Cancer Trust and Ovarian Cancer Action, the group are looking for support in this venture. You can find more information by clicking here.

RECIPE OF THE WEEK – LENTIL DHAL Easy to make and totally delicious, why not try this recipe for Lentil Dahl?  Click here for recipe.

Hurlimann thermal spa urich

SPAS, SAUNAS & HAMMAMS IN ZURICH: If you fancy keeping nice and warm whilst the temperatures all around begin to plummet, how about a Spa, Sauna or hammam? Take a look here for those in and around Zurich.

SKY SOCIETY – EXHIBITION OF ORIGINAL SWISSAIR POSTERS: Check out this exhibition of original Swissair posters all from the 30s to the 60s which are on display in the PLACART gallery in Zurich. Click here for details.

DESIGN LABORATORY AT MUSEUM FÜR GESTALTUNG TONI AREAL: Why not visit the Museum Für Gestaltung to see this very interesting exhibition about materials and technology and what this could mean for the future. From 3D printing, to sustainable materials and robotics and lots more. It continues until 6th September 2020. Find out more here.

fondue in an igloo Leysin Vaud

FANCY A FONDUE OR RACLETTE IN ZURICH? The temperatures are dropping and it’s turning to fondue time in Zurich. Check out our list of top fondue and raclette places in Zurich.

HAIRDRESSER ZURICH GUIDE: Check out our guide to hairdressers in Zurich here.

20% HAIR OFFER WITH COIFFEUR ARTÉ NOVEMBER ONLY: If you’re looking for a new haircut, a change of style or just a trim, why not take advantage of Coifffeur Arté’s November Offer of 20% off all services. Simply call Anna to make your booking and say you’re booking the NewInZurich 20% off November Offer. Tel: 044 482 99 33 Address: Mutschellenstrasse 70, 8038 Zurich. Nearest train station Brunau (close to Sihlcity).

Coiffeur Arte Hairdresser Zurich

EXPLORE ZURICH WITH THE ZURICH CARD: If you’ve got visitors (or simply want to get to know the city better yourself), why not purchase a Zurich Card? Find out all about its special deals and what it offers. Read all about it 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.

TOP TIPS FROM A ZURICH DENTIST: English speaking dentist in Zurich, Dr Marina Thomas shares her tips on looking after your teeth and protecting your smile.Take a look here.

Carmen photo Zurich

If you’re looking for a photographer for portraits of yourself, your family and pets, contact Carmen Photo here.


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