Summer Festivals in Zurich
With open-air concerts and film and theater evenings, summer is never boring in Zurich.

Summer Festivals in Zurich

Zurich goes outside in the summer. Regardless whether for concerts or film showings, there is always the right stage outside. In addition, the Street Parade, the Zurich Festivals and the Zürcher Theater Spektakel (theater festival) are highlights on the events calendar in summer.

 

July 19 – August 19, 2018
For almost 30 years now, the present-day Allianz Cinema Zürich delights over 50,000 movie fans every summer.
August 10 – 12, 2018
The Seenachtfest in Rapperswil-Jona is an enchanting traditional spectacle by Lake Zurich.
August 10, 2019
At the largest techno parade in the world, hundreds of thousands of ravers dance around Zurich’s lake basin.
August 18, 2018

54th Zurich Limmatschwimmen

The popular swimming event takes place on 18 August 2018. It is the only time of the year when swimming is allowed in the Limmat.
August 22 – 25, 2018
Every year, the only open-air concert with its own airport thrills electro, rock and pop music fans with international acts.
August 16 – September 2, 2018
13 stages and over 40 current theater productions from all over the world in 18 days – the "Zürcher Theater Spektakel" is a highlight in Zurich's cultural calendar.
September 27 – October 7, 2018
The Zurich Film Festival offers a platform for the most promising filmmakers from around the globe.
Colorful, loud and joyful – at Zurich Pride, the LGBT+ community demonstrate for their rights, with the widespread support of the people of Zurich.

Multifaceted Zurich

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