Tag: Swiss traditions

Fasnacht in Zurich and Switzerland ….

Fasnacht in Zurich and Switzerland ….

Photo credit: Züri Fasnacht Fasnacht in Zurich and Switzerland ….   Zurich Fasnacht 16th – 18th February 2018   The Swiss have got a way of lifting the cheer on cold, grey February and March days – and it’s called Fasnacht! Fasnacht is one great big Carnival which takes place all over Switzerland on different […]

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The Appenzell Silvesterkläuse Celebrations Urnäsch

The Appenzell Silvesterkläuse Celebrations Urnäsch

. The Appenzell Silvesterkläuse Celebrations Urnäsch   If you were to visit the town of Urnäsch or one of the neighbouring villages in Appenzell during their Silvesterkläuse celebrations you might be wondering what you had stumbled into! The Silvesterkläuse event takes place on 2 separate days – 31st December and 13th January, and consists of […]

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The Klausjagen St Nicholas Procession Küssnacht am Rigi

The Klausjagen St Nicholas Procession Küssnacht am Rigi

Winterthur's Musikwochen

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Zuerifasnacht – Carnival Fun in Zurich for all the family

Zuerifasnacht – Carnival Fun in Zurich for all the family

Zuerifasnacht – Carnival Fun in Zurich for all the family Did you manage to see any of the “Zuerifasnacht” today in town? If not, you still have time tomorrow where there will be costumes, wigs, outrageous outfits and lots of music from the Guggen bands. Don’t miss out on the fun – pop down town […]

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