Events

L'Escalade

L’Escalade Celebration

No Geneva festival rivals the pomp and ceremony of L'Escalade, one of the oldest and most popular events in the city. A patriotic celebration of the city's independence, it's the Genevese equivalent of Guy Fawkes and commemorates the vain attempt by the Duke of...  see full details



Opera At The Opernhaus Zurich

Zurich Festival

Zurich's Festspiele (or Zurich Festival) is an annual celebration of classical music, art, theatre, opera, and dance that presents local and international artists of world renown status in venues around the Swiss capital. Special concerts, exhibitions and performances are held throughout the city in...  see full details



Street Parade

Street Parade

Every August in Zurich, the most colourful house and techno music parade in the world fascinates hundreds of thousands of dance fans from every continent around the world. Around 30 Love Mobiles, brightly decorated trucks packed with giant music systems, DJs and party people,...  see full details



Zurich Gay Pride

Warmer Mai

Zurich's gay and lesbian event of the year, Warmer Mai is one of the city's first summer festivals and hosts an action-packed month of festivities. Aimed to showcase the cultural products of the gay and lesbian community, the festival showcases many entertaining theatre pieces,...  see full details



Montreux Jazz Festival

Montreux Jazz Festival

Held on the eastern shore of beautiful Lake Geneva, the Montreux Jazz Festival attracts around 200,000 people each year. Specialising in jazz, blues, rock and pop, the festival provides groove-busting beats that make concert-goers want to move their bodies or just listen in musical...  see full details