Zurich is still resting after the many Christmas and New Year’s Eve celebrations. Now exhibitions, trade fairs, and winter sports are attracting visitors to the city.
Besides winter activities, such as cross-country or downhill skiing, “Fasnacht” (carnival) provides plenty of variety in Zurich and region.
The first warm, sunny days lure Zurich’s inhabitants out of doors. This is also the time for plays, concerts, and museums.
This is the favorite month of many of Zurich’s residents. Spring is heralded with flowers, a parade of the guilds, and the burning of the “Böögg”.
Warm days lure people outside in May. The markets selling fresh produce are particularly attractive and tasty right now.
Now most of the “Badi” open-air bathing facilities are open and Zurich is ready for the summer. And with it, numerous outdoor events.
There is so much going on in this summer month that sometimes it is almost impossible to choose.
With movie screenings, concerts, and readings all held outside, August is the open-air month par excellence.
Late summer in Zurich is characterized by high-level cultural highlights and multifaceted art.
The fall brings many regional culinary specialties, which are well worth tasting now.
Winter is just around the corner. Now the Christmas lights are switched on all over the city.
In Zurich, the year draws to a close with Christmas markets, enchanting light installations, apéros, and fireworks over the lake.
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