Sechseläuten – Zurich’s Spring Festival

Due to the measures adopted in connection to the Coronavirus, the festival will not take place in 2020.

When in April the first flowers and trees start to bloom, the temperatures rise, and the days become longer, the people of Zurich celebrate their traditional spring festival: Sechseläuten, or “Sächsilüüte” as it is known in local dialect.

Where this tradition originates, who plays the leading role, what the Zurich guilds have to do with it, and what happens when, you can find out here.

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