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Exciting events in Zurich make the city always worth a visit

Experience a colourful Zurich when the whole city celebrates the biggest spring festival Sechseläuten. Or let yourself be enchanted by the cultural programme of the Zürcher Festspiele (Zurich Festival). The city on the beautiful Lake Zurich has a lot to offer. More than 50 museums, 100 galleries, the most vibrant night life in Switzerland and numerous events in Zurich are waiting to be discovered. Start planning a perfect weekend in Zurich! The Sheraton Hotel Zurich Neues Schloss is an excellent starting point to discover the pulsating city and the diverse events in Zurich

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Events in Zurich in May

09. May 2014 - 14. June 2014 | Circus Knie: Experience a varied program full of acrobatic, animals, clowns and comedy when the Swiss National Circus Knie is in town again. Choreography and rhythm, as well as breathtaking performances in colorful costumes enhance the atmosphere in the circus ring. This year the Knie family is completed by the Italian clown David Larible, which is also known as the “Clown of Clowns” because of his inimitable shows with the typical red nose. Location: Sechseläutenplatz
21. May 2014 - 29. June 2014 | Dirty Dancing: Be part of the "on stage” revival of the famous love story of Johnny and Frances as “Baby” through the original filmsongs as for example “Time of my Life”, “Hungry eyes” and “Do you love me”. Every night the dance teachers, waiters and animators are dancing sexily to the Cuban Rhymes. Moments full of heartbeats – the music brings to mind the first love of every visitor and helps making DIRTY DANCING – The Original Live on Tour a truly unique experience. Location: Theater 11, Thurgauerstrasse 7

Events in Zurich in June

09. May 2014 - 14. June 2014 | Circus Knie: Experience a varied program full of acrobatic, animals, clowns and comedy when the Swiss National Circus Knie is in town again. Choreography and rhythm, as well as breathtaking performances in colorful costumes enhance the atmosphere in the circus ring. This year the Knie family is completed by the Italian clown David Larible, which is also known as the “Clown of Clowns” because of his inimitable shows with the typical red nose. Location: Sechseläutenplatz
21. May 2014 - 29. June 2014 | Dirty Dancing: Be part of the "on stage” revival of the famous love story of Johnny and Frances as “Baby” through the original filmsongs as for example “Time of my Life”, “Hungry eyes” and “Do you love me”. Every night the dance teachers, waiters and animators are dancing sexily to the Cuban Rhymes. Moments full of heartbeats – the music brings to mind the first love of every visitor and helps making DIRTY DANCING – The Original Live on Tour a truly unique experience. Location: Theater 11, Thurgauerstrasse 7
13. June 2014 - 13. July 2014 | Zurich Festival: The Zurich Festivals is a project of Zurich´s cultural institutions and especially promotes “Prometheus” this year. The highlight of the month will be the staging of Luigi Nonos´ “Prometeo” at the Tonhalle Zurich. Location: Tonhalle Zurich

Events in Zurich in July

13. June 2014 - 13. July 2014 | Zurich Festival: The Zurich Festivals is a project of Zurich´s cultural institutions and especially promotes “Prometheus” this year. The highlight of the month will be the staging of Luigi Nonos´ “Prometeo” at the Tonhalle Zurich. Location: Tonhalle Zurich
04. – 06. July 2014 | Caliente 19. Latin Music Festival:  Experience hot South American rhythms and an unique combination of concerts, dance shows and markets. Celebrate the biggest festival for Latin-culture in the German-speaking region among hundreds of thousands visitors. From the 4th until the 6th of July Zurich´s quarter 4 will be a Latin music zone with a tropical ambience and cheerful mood. Location: Volkshaus / Helvetiaplatz / Kaserne
26. July 2014 | IRONMAN Zurich Switzerland, powered by ewz​:  Be part of the exciting triathlon competition, taking place at the Landiwiese and around Zurich´s lake basin. Encourage athletics from 60 differnet countries.  Location: Landiwiese / Züricher Seebecken​

Events in Zurich in August

1. August 2014 | National Day:  Every year, on August 1, Zurich celebrates the Swiss national day. The celebrations usually start at 10:30 am with a collective walk from Werdmühleplatz via the main railway station through to the townhouse complex. At around 11:00 am the main ceremony followed by a colorful folklore takes place at Bürkliplatz. The Swiss national day in Zurich is a colorful and enthralling event you should not miss. Location: Werdmühleplatz / Bahnhofsstrasse / Stadthausanlage​
2. August 2014 | Street Parade:  Year after year the most colorful house and techno parade in the world fascinates hundreds of thousands of dance fans from every continent. Around 30 Love Mobiles, brightly decorated trucks packed with giant music systems, DJs and party people drive at walking pace through the crowd of people around Lake Zurich. In addition to these 30 mobile platforms, seven large stages along the route round off the contemporary electronic music selection with top DJs, live acts, multimedia and dance animations. Location: Zürcher Seebecken
12. - 17. August 2014 | Leichtathletik EM:  The European Athletics Championships are coming to Zurich from 12 to 17 August 2014. Around 1400 athletes from 50 countries will be hunting for medals in 47 disciplines. The city itself will be under the spell of an athletics festival, full of action, suspense, and emotion during six days. Location: Zurich
14. - 31. August 2014 | Zürcher Theaterspektakel​​: It´s time to choose: At the Landiwiese in Zurich Wollishofen going to be 13 different stages showing high class theater pieces. Enjoy the late summer evenings in good company with sophisticated and cultural performances, while experiencing charming theater atmosphere. Location: Landiwiese
23. August 2014 | Limmatschwimmen​: Experience Zurich’s Limmat Swim, which is one of the most charming sport events in the city. Be there when swimmers jump into the cold water of the River Limmat and enjoy a special kind of sightseeing: over a distance of about 2000 meters, the participants swim along the Grossmünster and Frauenmünster, Lindenhof and Platzspitz, followed by crossing seven bridges. Depending on the weather, the decision regarding the actual date of the swim is made only a few days prior to the event – though every year it is either on 23 or 30 August.. Location: Limmat River
28. August 2014 | Weltklasse Zürich​: The international athletics event «Weltklasse Zürich» (world-class Zurich) is the biggest and most well-known athletics event in Switzerland. The elite of athletes comes together and descends on the Letzigrund Stadium every year – during that time the sport's world focuses on the happenings in Zurich. The audience can expect heaps of excitement, top performances and thrilling contests. In the 80 years of the legendary «Weltklasse Zürich» history, as many as 25 new world records have been set. Location: Baslerstrasse 20

Events in Zurich in September

06. September 2014 | Museum Night: On the first Saturday in September all museums in Zurich open their doors for everyone who is interested in arts from 07 pm to 2 am. Enjoy the varied program of exhibitions, guided tours, concerts and other performances. Location: Zurich
15. September 2014 | Knabenschiessen: ”Knabenschiessen” is the oldest festival in the city of Zurich. The roots of this festival can be tracked back up to the 17th century. Since 1899, Albisgütli is the venue for the event. Every year a shooting king is declared, but of course, girls can participate nowadays as well. The event takes place at the beginning of September and attracts around 800 000 festival visitors every year. Location: Shooting Range Albisgütli
24. September 2014 - 11. October 2014 | Züri Wiesn: Beer mugs, pretzels and Bavarian veal sausages – it´s “Wiesn”-time in Zurich. A huge tent, a beer garden and the Lunapark at the main train station invite everyone to sway and dance to the music (www.zueri-wiesn.ch). Location: Main Train Station Zurich
25. September 2014 - 04. October 2014 | Zurich Film Festival: The „Zurich Film Festival“ offers the audience and whole film industry a platform to dispute about movies with world character. The program focuses on young films, manly streamed in the German language. Along with the festival there are three different competitions and titles awarded: “International feature film”, “German feature film” and “International documentary”. Location: Different Cinemas in Zurich
27. September 2014 | Freestyle Sport Event freestyle.ch : Be part of it, when international top stars show adventurous tricks on Snowboards, Freeskies, FMX–Bikes and Skateboards. Freestyle.ch is the biggest Freestyle sport event in Europe and well-known as a competition full of speed and action. Location: Landiwiese

Events in Zurich in October

24. September 2014 - 11. October 2014 | Züri Wiesn: Beer mugs, pretzels and Bavarian veal sausages – it´s “Wiesn”-time in Zurich. A huge tent, a beer garden and the Lunapark at the main train station invite everyone to sway and dance to the music (www.zueri-wiesn.ch). Location: Main Train Station Zurich
25. September 2014 - 04. October 2014 | Zurich Film Festival: The „Zurich Film Festival“ offers the audience and whole film industry a platform to dispute about movies with world character. The program focuses on young films, manly streamed in the German language. Along with the festival there are three different competitions and titles awarded: “International feature film”, “German feature film” and “International documentary”. Location: Different Cinemas in Zurich
16. - 19. October 2014 | Art International Zurich: The Art Fair at the congress center Zurich gives contemporary artists and galleries the chance to exhibit paintings, sculptures, graphics and photographs. Be part of it: The international art exhibition brings together artists, galleries, collectors and art lovers. Location: Kongresshaus
23. - 26. October 2014 | Literature Weekend: On that special weekend, everything is about literature. 100 events around books, lections and good authors take place, among others readings in a tram while driving through the city. Location: Everywhere in Zurich
30. October 2014 - 13. November 2014 | Expovina: On board of 12 different ships you have the chance to taste around 4000 wines from 22 countries and 5 continents while enjoying the view over the wonderful Lake Zurich. The ships, which are the venues for the biggest wine fair are anchored at the Bürkliplatz and welcome the visitor this year for the 61st time. Location: Bürkliplatz

Events in Zurich in November

30. October 2014 - 13. November 2014 | Expovina: On board of 12 different ships you have the chance to taste around 4000 wines from 22 countries and 5 continents while enjoying the view over the wonderful Lake Zurich. The ships, which are the venues for the biggest wine fair are anchored at the Bürkliplatz and welcome the visitor this year for the 61st time. Location: Bürkliplatz
24. November 2014 | Christmas Lightening: As the clock strikes 6pm, the city of Zurich shines bright! Stroll around the city center guided by the colorful light and enjoy shopping until 10 pm. Location: Everywhere in Zurich
20. November 2014 - 24. December 2014 | Christmas Market​: Enjoy the pre-Christmas time while having a cup of mulled wine together with soft waffles. The numerous stands in the main train station welcome you to search for the perfect presents while strolling through the aisles, not having to care about the weather outside. One of the main attractions is the huge Christmas tree, which has been decorated with hundreds of Swarovski crystals. Location: Main Train Station

Events in Zurich in December

20. November 2014 - 24. December 2014 | Christmas Market​: Enjoy the pre-Christmas time while having a cup of mulled wine together with soft waffles. The numerous stands in the main train station welcome you to search for the perfect presents while strolling through the aisles, not having to care about the weather outside. One of the main attractions is the huge Christmas tree, which has been decorated with hundreds of Swarovski crystals. Location: Main Train Station
14. December 2014 | New Year´s Run: The New Year’s run guides the athletes through the picturesque old city of Zurich. Cheer for the runners and watch the competition along the road where the runners compete and run from 1.6 up to 10 kilometers! Location: Old Town Zurich
31. December 2014 | New Year´s Fireworks: Enjoy an incomparable New Year´s Eve with bright fireworks over the huge lake Zurich organized by the Hoteliers of Zurich.  From 8 pm onwards different stands offer culinary delights, cocktails and good music.​ Location: Züri See

 

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