Swiss Festivals

Oktoberfest Beer Festival at Zurich Hauptbahnhof – Züri-Wiesn

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Oktoberfest Beer Festival at Zurich Hauptbahnhof – Züri-Wiesn

Photo © OK Züri-Wiesn Oktoberfest Beer Festival Zurich Hauptbahnhof Züri-Wiesn 21st September – 8th October 2016 The Oktoberfest in Zurich Hauptbahnhof opened this year on 21st September and continues until 8th October 2016. Part of the station is transformed into a beer drinker’s paradise with a tent, traditional Oktoberfest music and of course plenty of […]

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Zurich Film Festival 2016 – 12th Edition

Zurich Film Festival 2016 – 12th Edition

. Zurich Film Festival 2016 – 12th Edition 22nd September – 2nd October 2016 It’s time for Hollywood to visit Zurich as the city’s Sechseläutenplatz welcomes the 12th edition of Zurich’s Film Festival. This year there will be more films, more master classes, more events and more fun! In fact the number of films screened this […]

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Don’t miss the “Slow Up” from Meilen to Rapperswil Schmerikon

Filed in Children, Free, Sports, Swiss Festivals, Things To Do by on September 1, 2016 0 Comments
Don’t miss the “Slow Up” from Meilen to Rapperswil Schmerikon

Updated for 2018 . Don’t miss the “Slow Up” from Meilen to Rapperswil Schmerikon 23rd September 2018   Don’t miss the “Slow Up” on Sunday 23rd September 2018. It’s the 15th edition and the route takes you around Lake Zurich from Meilen to Rapperswil and then on to Schmerikon. It’s 28 km in total and […]

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Knabenschiessen Zurich

Knabenschiessen Zurich

Updated for 2018 Knabenschiessen Zurich   8th – 1oth September 2018   One of the old traditions in Zurich which still continues today is the shooting contest known as Knabenschiessen. These days it’s open to both boys and girls, though originally it was a “boys only” competition – hence the name “Knaben” or boy. Around 5,000 […]

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What’s On in Zurich Early September 2016

What’s On in Zurich Early September 2016

. What’s On in Zurich Early September 2016 We’ve had some great weather in Zurich recently and some stunning sunsets so fingers crossed the sunshine continues. In any case there’s plenty on to keep you busy in Zurich come rain or shine. See below for ideas. Exhibition About the Dolder Waldhaus Hotel 1st – 30th […]

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Weekends Away: St. Moritz

Weekends Away: St. Moritz

. Weekends Away: St. Moritz   Photos courtesy of Engadin St Moritz Tourism St. Moritz is known for its posh side, the one that conjures images of skating white-coated waiters brandishing trays of champagne and caviar and horse drawn carriages ferrying fur bedecked women between flashy five-star hotels and nightclubs. Origins of St Moritz However, […]

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