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.

December 8, 2019
Not for the fainthearted – the “Samichlausschwimmen” swimming event takes place in Zurich in winter.
December 15, 2019
This race always has a great atmosphere. Whether wearing fancy dress or regular sports gear, competitors of all ages run through the festively lit Old Town.
The New Year is seen in with, among other things, a spectacular fireworks display over Lake Zurich.
January 30 – February 2, 2020
Man’s World is an exhibition especially for men: excavators, motorcycles, barber shops, BBQ utensils, cigars, whisky-tasting, and much more besides.
March 27 – 29, 2020
The festival for bike fans impresses with shows, stunts and test runs in the heart of Zürich-West.
April 20, 2020
Everything you need to know about Zurich’s spring festival.
April 26, 2020
The Zurich Marathon leads through particularly pretty scenery: through the city and along the lake.
May 14 – 24, 2020
Eleven days devoted to food: street food, workshops, markets, tastings, cookery courses, and countless restaurants celebrate food in all its facets.
May 15 – 17, 2020
The Zürich Festival for a dance-loving public gets the entire city moving.

Multifaceted Zurich

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