The Event Highlights in Zurich and Surrounding Region
Whether related to sports, music or local customs – a host of first-class events are held throughout the year in the city of Zurich and the region around Lake Zurich.

Zurich’s Event Highlights 2019

Below you can find an overview of the most important events in Zurich in 2019.

Zurich never sleeps. Guests can visit all kinds of events at any time of the day or night – whether an exhibition, a lecture, a trade fair, concerts, markets, or a live show. But what are the highlights in Zurich’s event calendar? What is happening in Zurich in April, for example, or what can tourists experience during a visit in August or December? Below you can see the most attractive events in Zurich and the region around Lake Zurich. 

Things to do
The city on the River Limmat pulsates all year round. Events – Exhibitions, Concerts, Stages, Partys and Much More.
November 15 – December 30, 2018
Switzerland’s modern Christmas festival
December 20, 2018
The atmospheric spectacle of lights at Christmas time – with greetings from Zürich Tourism
Evènements en hiver
December 31, 2018

New Year’s Eve

In Zurich, the New Year is greeted in style with a spectacular fireworks display over Lake Zurich.
January 31 – February 3, 2019
Man’s World is an exhibition especially for men: excavators, motorcycles, barber shops, BBQ utensils, cigars, whisky-tasting, and much more besides.
April 8, 2019
Everything you need to know about Zurich’s spring festival.
April 28, 2019
The Zurich Marathon leads through particularly pretty scenery: through the city and along the lake.
May 3 – 5, 2019
The Zürich Festival for a dance-loving public gets the entire city moving.
May 16 – 26, 2019
Eleven days devoted to food: street food, workshops, markets, tastings, cookery courses, and countless restaurants celebrate food in all its facets.

Multifaceted Zurich

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