Zurich & Events
Stay at the Hotel Alexander - in the heart of Zurich
500 years of reformation in Zurich
In the 16th century, under Huldrych Zwingli and his successor, Heinrich Bullinger, Zurich became the birthplace and center of the Reformation in German-speaking Switzerland.
Das Kunsthaus Zürich landet auch auf dem Mond
March. On 5 April the Kunsthaus opens the exhibition "Fly me to the Moon" on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the moon landing as part of the Apollo 11 mission.
Die Schweiz anderswo
«Die Schweiz anderswo» zeigt Geschichten von Schweizer Auswanderern. Die neuste Ausstellung «Auf in eine neue Welt - Die Schweiz anderswo» im Forum Schweizer Geschichte Schwyz ist dem Thema Auswanderung gewidmet.
Enjoy this unique running experience in the heart of Zurich. The hotel is very close to the race and you can have a free late check out until 3.00pm un Sunday.
His distinctive voice, style and charisma have made Rod Stewart one of the most successful singers and entertainers of all time.
Enrique Iglesias „ALL THE HITS LIVE“-Show
Latin superstar celebrates 20 years of megahits with a bombastic tour
Metallica - Worldired Tour
Metallica will thrill their fans on May 10th with a concert in Zurich. Be part of it. The Letzigrund Stadium is easily accessible by public transport from our centrally located Hotel Alexander.
Street Food Festival
The Street Food Festival has quickly established itself as a highlight among Zurich's events. Wheeled food and rolling restaurants conquer the urban landscape.
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.
NIGHT of the JUMPs - FREESTYLE MX WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP
For the first time, the freestyle motocross athletes of the NIGHT of the JUMPs are catapulting themselves through the Hallenstadion Zurich on their dirt bikes.
25 years Zurich pride
The festival grounds at the Kasernenareal (barracks area) are converted into a hot spot where not only members of the LGBT community are welcome, but all members of the public.
The 42-year-old Daddy Yankee belongs to the spearhead of Puerto Rican reggaeton - thanks to hits like "La Gasolina", "Lo que paso, paso", "Limbo" or "Shaky".
PHIL COLLINS - STILL NOT DEAD YET LIVE-TOUR
PHIL COLLINS RETURNS TO THE STAGE Phil Collins makes his long-awaited stage comeback and plays on the STILL NOT DEAD YET LIVE tour on Tuesday, 18 June 2019 at the Letzigrund Stadium in Zurich.
Backstreet Boys DNA World Tour
Italian Food Festival
From 21 - 23 June 2019 the 3rd Italian Food Festival will take place on the site of the former Hardturm Stadium in Zurich.
KISS - END OF THE ROAD Tour
Explosive and gigantic! KISS, the living hard rock legends come to Switzerland for the very last time with the "END OF THE ROAD" tour on 4 July 2019!
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.
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.
Hotel Alexander is the perfect place to stay for Ironman Switzerland. The hotel is very close to the race and will serve breakfast from 4:30 a.m
During the Street Parade, hundreds of thousands of electronic and techno music fans dance around Zurich’s lake basin. But there is also plenty to experience before and after the parade!
Eidgenössischen Schwing- und Älplerfest(ESAF) 2019
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.
ZURICH GAME SHOW – Let’s celebrate the joy of gaming!
THE PLACE TO BE! The new games and gaming fair of Switzerland! The ZURICH GAME SHOW is the biggest event in Switzerland for gaming, eSport, digital entertainment, digital lifestyle, cosplay and board games.
Expovina - Wyschiff
Sido Tausend Tattoos Tour 2019
Runde satte Bässe, Scratches und Beats, die einen nicht stillstehen und rhythmische Zuckungen entstehen lassen. Dazu eine gehörige Portion eingängiger Texte, die automatisch Bilder im Kopf kreieren und ganz viel Entertainment.
Radquer Weltmeisterschaft 2020 in Zürich
On February 1st and 2nd, 2020, the leaders of the international Cyclo-Cross will meet in Dübendorf for the World Championships.