What’s On In Zurich Late November 2019 Onwards

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What’s On In Zurich Late November 2019 Onwards

Christmas in Zurich

ZURICH’S CHRISTMAS EVENTS: Yes, it’s official! Zurich is ready for Christmas. The markets are open, the beautiful “Lucy” Christmas lights in Bahnhofstrasse are lit and the Swarovski Christmas Tree is on. See what else is going on in Zurich – Take a look at all the main Christmas event here.

MÄRLITRAM 22nd NOV – 24th DEC: The Father Christmas Tram or “Märlitram” for children (up to 10 years old) is back in town! Find out all about it here.

SWISS CHRISTMAS MARKETS: On 21st November the Christmas Markets in Zurich opened their doors for the season. Find out all about the Zurich Christmas Markets and some special ones a little further afield too. Take a look here.

ST NICHOLAS PROCESSION IN ZURICH 24th NOV: Don’t forget to visit Bahnhofstrasse on Sunday 24th November to see St Nicholas making his traditional procession from Urania to Bürkliplatz accompanied by his helper, Schmutzli from 5pm. Crowds will be lining the streets and Santa will be dishing out treats. Website

NESPRESSO GOURMET WEEKS UNTIL 24th NOVEMBER: It’s the last few days to experience lunch or dinner in top restaurants all over Switzerland at very special prices thanks to the Nespresso Gourmet Weeks special deal. Find out all about it here.

Nespresso Gourmet Weeks 3rd - 24th November 2019

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.

What's On In Zurich Mid November 2019 Onwards

THE ILLUMINARIUM SWISS NATIONAL MUSEUM FROM UNTIL 30th DEC: Once again the Illuminarium is taking place at the Landesmuseum Zurich. As well as the light show (for which you can buy tickets) there is also plenty to see which is totally free. In addition there are plenty of pop up food booths where you can eat and drink in the grounds.A great place to meet up with friends. See details here.

Photos of Illuminarium 2019 Zurich

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.

MAKE A CHRISTMAS WREATH FUNDRAISER WORKSHOP 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 27th November from 6.30pm – 9.30pm in Herrliberg. Limited places – click here to sign up.


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The Tradition of the Swarovski Christmas Tree at Zurich HB

SWAROVSKI TREE At ZURICH MAIN STATION: Do pop by the Christmas Market to see the Swarovski Tree. Find out all about this very special tree here.



SINGING CHRISTMAS TREE ZURICH: The Singing Christmas Tree is also back in Zurich too! Enjoy listening to carols and songs for this beautiful singing tree and warm up with a Glühwein from the adjacent Christmas Market. Find out all about it here.

BERN ONION MARKET – ZIBELEMÄRIT MONDAY 25th NOV: Don’t miss the traditional onion market in Bern – or Zibelemärit as it’s known. It takes place every year on the 4th Monday of November and is all about onions! Find out all about it here.

Zibelemärit Bern Switzerland

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.

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.

CHOCOLATE WORKSHOP WITH VOLLENWEIDER 2pm SAT 30th NOV: Immerse yourself in the world of chocolate by attending a Chocolate Workshop at Vollenweider’s Atelier in Winterthur on Saturday 30th November at 2pm. At the event you’re greeted with a cup of hot chocolate, then given step by step instruction to make your choice of Chocolate Bear or Santa which you take home with you, along with your souvenir apron. Limited spaces so click to book here.

ADVENT SHOPPING SUNDAYS ZURICH 1st, 8th & 22nd DEC: On the following Sundays most of the shops will be exceptionally on Sunday for the annual Advent Shopping Sundays from 11am till 6pm: 1st, 8th and 22nd December. For more information see here.

BSCC QUIZ NIGHT 2nd DEC at GRAIN: Pit your wits for the BSCC Quiz evening at the Grain restaurant on 2nd December from 6.30pm – 10.30pm. It will be hosted by best-selling author Diccon Bewes and is bound to be great fun. See here for more information and registration.

SWISS WINE TASTING EVENT SCHIFFBAU 2nd DEC: Enjoy sampling Swiss Wines at this great wine tasting event at Schiffbau in Zurich. It takes place on 2nd December from 11am till 7.30pm. See details here.

Musical Advent Calendar at the Opera House Zurich

MUSICAL ADVENT CALENDAR AT OPERA HOUSE ZURICH 1st – 23rd DEC: Don’t miss the Musical Advent Calendar taking place every day from 1st – 23rd December at Zurich Opera House. Best of all it’s FREE! Find out more here.

KLAUSJAGEN FESTIVAL IN KÜSSNACHT AM RIGI 5th DEC: The annual Klausjagen festival and St Nicholas Procession takes place in Küssnacht am Rigi on the 5th December. It starts at 8pm but best to get there any time after 6pm to take it all in. Find out all about it here.

FOOT ET  MONDE ARABE EXHIBITION AT FIFA UNTIL 5th JAN 2020: ‘Foot et Monde Arabe’ is an exhibition at the FIFA football museum in Zurich covering stories about football’s role in colonialism, national identity, women’s liberation, politics, migration, multiculturalism, and of the Arab identity. It continues until 5th Jan 2020. Find out more here.


Park Hyatt Zurich Winter Grill Pop Up

PARK HYATT WINTER GRILL IN A CHALET 21st NOV – 22nd DEC: Don’t miss this fabulous opportunity to experience dinner in a cosy little wooden chalet right outside the One Bar at the park Hyatt Hotel in Zurich. Find out all about it 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.

SIR EDMUND ALPINE POP UP UNTIL 11thDEC: Don’t miss Sir Edmund Pascal Schmutz’s Alpine Pop Up at Limmatquai 98, from Monday to Saturday from 4.30pm. Reservations on 079 919 05 89. Take a look  here.

PURE BEAUTY SPA NOV/DEC SPECIALS: Spend over CHF 250  on gift sets or gift vouchers and Pure Beauty Spa will gift you an Elemis Anti-Ageing Power Booster facial to enjoy in January, worth 135chf! Learn more about Pure Beauty Spa promotions here.

pure Beauty Spa Zurich

RECIPE OF THE WEEK – G’HACKTES: Easy to make and great for cold weather why not try this recipe for G’Hacktes mid Hörli?  Click here for recipe.

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.

Keeping The Cold Out In Style With Nobis & fondue

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.

HAWAIIAN LOMI LOMI MASSAGE IN ZURICH: Larissa is doing Hawaiian Lomi Lomi Massage in Zurich from 18th November till 10th December. 90 minutes CHF 150. Book your session online at  www.sacredbody.space or text her on Whatsapp +7 777 261 7137  or email her on larissa.konyukhova@gmail.com

Larissa Lomi Lomi Hawaiian Massage

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.

SILS MARIA: If you fancy visiting Sils Maria in Winter you won’t be disappointed as it’s beautiful in every season.Find out more 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 IF YOU’RE LEAVING SWITZERLAND: If you’re an expat leaving Switzerland check out our article here about all the things you need to bear in mind. Take a look here.

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