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.

August 15 – September 1, 2019
International theater groups, performances, street artists, and creative culinary concepts – that sums up the 18-day Theater Spektakel on Lake Zurich.
August 21 – 24, 2019
Every year, the only open-air concert with its own airport thrills electro, rock and pop music fans with international acts.
August 23 – 25, 2019

The Eidgenössische

The Federal Swiss Wrestling and Alpine Festival is the largest sporting event in Switzerland and actively celebrates Swiss tradition.
August 29, 2019
Olympic gold medalists and world record holders meet at the summit of track and field in Zurich.
September 3 – 8, 2019
More than 300 films, multimedia exhibitions, and workshops relating to the animation film.
September 22, 2019
One day a year, the area along Lake Zurich is traditionally given over to non-motorized traffic.
September 26 – October 6, 2019
The Zurich Film Festival offers a platform for the most promising filmmakers from around the globe.
At this festival, the main focus is on the short film. And the movie that wins here is automatically nominated for an Oscar in the Short Film category.
December 8, 2019
Not for the fainthearted – the “Samichlausschwimmen” swimming event takes place in Zurich in winter.

Multifaceted Zurich

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