Zurich & Events

Stay at the Hotel Alexander - in the heart of Zurich

 

Exhibition, the story of Switzerland

The new exhibition on Swiss history describes the development of Switzerland over a period of 550 years. The walk begins at the end of the Middle Ages and ends with the challenges for the democratic institutions of the present.

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Welcome to the new Chocolate Museum of Switzerland

Experience the interactive chocolate world for young and old. In our Lindt Home of Chocolate the largest Lindt Chocolate Shop, chocolate fountain and an interactive chocolate tour around the Swiss cultural asset chocolate await you.

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Weekly markets in Zurich

Experience the atmosphere and diversity of Zurich's markets. 11 times a week in the city of Zurich. On 6 markets you will find a great variety of fresh fruit, vegetables, spices, plants, flowers, mushrooms, fish, meat, bread, cheese.

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Körperwelten - Am Puls der Zeit

From 7 May 2021, plastinator Dr Gunther von Hagens and curator Dr Angelina Whalley will present their latest exhibition "KÖRPERWELTEN - Am Puls der Zeit" in Hall 622 in Zurich.

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Flea market at Bürkliplatz - every saturday

The world-famous flea market in a prominent and most beautiful location. Every Saturday from 7 - 17 o'clock. The season lasts six months and ends on Saturday 30 October 2021.

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Klimt und Hodler - Ein frischer Blick aus Wiener Perspektive

Erstmals wird im Rahmen einer Ausstellung die Geschichte der Filiale an der Zürcher Bahnhofstrasse anhand von rund 180 Werken, darunter Gemälde, Entwürfe, Möbel, Schmuck u. a. thematisiert.

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Zurich Theatre Spectacle

Founded in 1980 as an international gathering of independent theatres, Zurich's Theater Spektakel has very soon developed into a cultural event with international appeal.

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Gölä & Trauffer Konzert - 20.08.2021 - 21.08.2021

Our two Büetzer Buebe

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Dörflifäscht

It's almost time again, it's about time. From friday 27th to sunday 29th of august 2021 there will be a village fair in Zurich Niederdorf. The biggest restaurant in the "Niederdorf" with many market stalls and culinary delights.

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Knabenschiessen - 11. - 13. September 2021

Shooting contest for 13- to 17-year-old boys and girls with a fun fair on the Albisgütli.

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Food Zurich Festival

At the end of May, the festival for all foodies, amateur cooks and gourmets kicks off the summer on a culinary high.

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Nino D'Angelo & Gigi D'Alessio - Figli di un Re Minore - 16.09.2021

A major music festival will take place on 11 September on the stage of the Arene in Zurich: For the first time two icons of Neapolitan music such as Nino D'Angelo and Gigi D'Alessio will be touring together.

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FOOD ZURICH 2021

The festival, which takes place once a year, marks a highlight in the Swiss calendar of events & is intended to highlight the culinary wealth of the city and region internationally.

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Zurich Film Festival

The Zurich Film Festival is a platform for the most promising new filmmakers from around the world.

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Andrea Bocelli - World Tour - 24.09.2021

Probably the most popular & most listened to tenor in the world will make a guest appearance in Zurich on 24 Sept. 2021 & will set an unforgettable musical highlight at this exclusive live concert together with a brilliant orchestra & a first-class choir.

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Elton John Farewell Yellow Brick Road Tour - 05.10.2021 - 06.10.2021

Elton John says goodbye to Zurich on his last tour. On Tuesday, 6 October and Wednesday, 7 October 2020, he will perform as part of the "Farewell Yellow Brick Road Tour" at the Hallenstadion in Zurich.

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Internationale Travestie-Revue "Traumzeit" 05.10.2021 - 23.10.2021

A firework of travesty - man or woman? Who knows for sure! As it says so beautifully in a chorus from the famous stage play "La cage aux folles":

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Gianna Nannini - 09.10.2021

Italian rocker Gianna Nannini is back with a new album - and this will bring her to Zurich on October 21, 2020, when she will perform her new songs and big hits in the Hallenstadion.

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James Blunt - Once upon a mind - 26.03.2021

James Blunt returns to his singer-songwriter roots on his upcoming sixth album.

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Peter Maffay - 50 Jahre Peter Maffay: Diesmal wird es laut!

Genau zwei Jahre sind seit seiner erfolgreichen MTV Unplugged-Tour verstrichen, wenn Peter Maffay im Oktober 2021 auf die Bühne zurückkehrt. 22 Städte stehen auf dem Programm, darunter auch Zürich.

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CHIPPENDALES - GET NAUGHTY Tour 2021 14.10. - 15.10.2021

THE CHIPPENDALES ARE UNSTOPPABLE

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Sting - „My Songs“-Tour - 15.10.2021

Continuation of the acclaimed world tour. Four concerts in Oberhausen, Hamburg, Leipzig and Zurich.

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Deep Purple - 21.10.2021

Deep Purple, who are regarded as co-founders of the styles heavy metal and hard rock, come to the Hallenstadion with all their big hits like "Smoke on the Water" or "Black Night".

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22. ZURICH JAZZNOJAZZ FESTIVAL

Since 1998, the ZURICH JAZZNOJAZZ FESTIVAL has been focusing on stars and newcomers from jazz and jazz-related genres.

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Edoardo Bennato - 28.11.2021

Italy's great rocker and cantautore plays all his hits and new music.

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Sido brings his legendary Christmas show 2021 to Switzerland for the first time!

Sido brings his legendary Christmas show 2021 to Switzerland for the first time!

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Ozzy Osbourne - No More Tours 2

The concert series originally planned for February this year will now take place in January 2022. Judas Priest could again be engaged as Special Guest.

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Oberammergauer Passionsspiele - 2022

Nearly 400 years ago the history of the Passion Play began. The plague raged in many parts of Europe and did not spare Oberammergau either.

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Rammstein - Europe Stadium Tour 2021 - 05.07.2021 - 06.07.2021

Rammstein - Europa Stadion Tour will be made up in 2021!

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Caliente - The biggest Latin Festival in Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich celebrates Caliente! - Together with around 300,000 enthusiastic visitors, Zurich's district number 4 becomes a Latin music zone with a tropical ambience and an exuberant atmosphere.

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"Züri Fäscht"

The Züri Fäscht delights visitors with a unique mixture of folk festival, fair and parties. For three days, the people of Zurich take over the streets along the Limmat and around the lake basin.

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Eidgenössischen Schwing- und Älplerfest(ESAF) 2022

The "Eidgenössische Schwing- und Älplerfest" is the largest recurring sporting event and one of the largest folk festivals in Switzerland. In 2019 it will take place in Zug, a good half hour from Hotel Alexander by train or car.

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