Welcome to our Swiss Events Calendar, your one-stop destination for a range of local events throughout Switzerland. From art and culture to food, from sports to street parades, we have it all covered.

The Events Calendar is managed by Winvinaya Foundation – an initiative of Winvinaya InfoSystems, which, also employs a segment of disabled software experts, enabling them to use their IT skills and earn a living.

Do send in your events to be published in this calendar to events@namasteswitzerland.ch.

Please note – we do not publish religious and political events.

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Fête des Vignerons 9:00 am
Fête des Vignerons @ Vevey
Jul 18 @ 9:00 am – Aug 11 @ 11:00 pm
Fête des Vignerons @ Vevey
The Fête des Vignerons is organized once in 25 years, making it a must-visit this summer. The festival features a show celebrating the world of winemaking; many performances take place in the market place near[...]
Leiko Ikemura, Toward New Seas
Leiko Ikemura, Toward New Seas @ Kunstmuseum Basel | Neubau, St. Alban-Graben 20, 4010 Basel
Jun 1 – Sep 1 all-day
Leiko Ikemura, Toward New Seas @ Kunstmuseum Basel | Neubau, St. Alban-Graben 20, 4010 Basel
Self-analysis is central in the works of Japanese-born artist Leiko Ikemura. Paintings, sculptures, drawings, and monotypes from each of her creative phases will be on display. Disclaimer: Opinions expressed belong solely to the content provider.[...]
Menuhin Festival Gstaad
Menuhin Festival Gstaad @ Gstaad
Jul 18 – Sep 6 all-day
Menuhin Festival Gstaad @ Gstaad
The Menuhin Festival Gstaad is a music festival founded by the violinist Yehudi Menuhin held every summer since 1957 in the Swiss alpine town of Gstaad. Disclaimer: Opinions expressed belong solely to the content provider.[...]
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Locarno Film Festival
Locarno Film Festival @ Lake Maggiore, Locarno
Aug 7 – Aug 17 all-day
Locarno Film Festival @ Lake Maggiore, Locarno
For eleven days, in August, the shores of Lake Maggiore become the home and backdrop of the film industry. These films can be seen in a small theater or as part of the 8000 spectators[...]
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Buskers Street Music Festival
Buskers Street Music Festival @ Berne, Old Town
Aug 8 – Aug 10 all-day
Buskers Street Music Festival @ Berne, Old Town
Buskers Street Music Festival is a 3 day event being that is ideal for budget-conscious music lovers. 143 artists from 43 different countries will be performing at at more than 30 venues around town. Disclaimer:[...]
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Street Parade 1:00 pm
Street Parade @ Zurich, Lake area
Aug 10 @ 1:00 pm – Aug 11 @ 12:00 am
Street Parade @ Zurich, Lake area
The largest techno parade in the world fascinates hundreds of thousands of dance fans from every continent. Around 25 Love Mobiles, brightly decorated trucks packed with giant music systems, DJs and party people, drive at[...]
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Zurich Theater Festival
Zurich Theater Festival @ Landiwiese, Zurich 8038
Aug 15 – Sep 1 all-day
Zurich Theater Festival @ Landiwiese, Zurich 8038
The festival spread over 18 days hosts various different sized venues. Onsite restaurants and bars, performances under the open sky and various ad hoc events, together with the appealing programme, attract cultural aficionados and night[...]
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Lucerne Festival
Lucerne Festival @ Lake Lucerne
Aug 16 – Sep 15 all-day
Lucerne Festival @ Lake Lucerne
The festival cover 4 weeks of concerts in Lucerne. Famous orchestras, legendary conductors, and virtuoso soloists join together on the idyllic location of Lake Lucerne to celebrate the joy of music. Disclaimer: Opinions expressed belong[...]
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Swiss International Kathak Festival
Swiss International Kathak Festival @ Gurukul Studios
Aug 17 all-day
Swiss International Kathak Festival @ Gurukul Studios
Welcome to the first Swiss International Kathak Festival on the 17th and 18th of August 2019. The Festival consists of a workshop on the 17th and a show on the 18th of August. All Art lovers are welcome![...]
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Swiss International Kathak Festival 2:00 pm
Swiss International Kathak Festival @ Kirchgemeinde Wettingen-Neuenhof
Aug 18 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Swiss International Kathak Festival @ Kirchgemeinde Wettingen-Neuenhof
Welcome to the first Swiss International Kathak Festival on the 17th and 18th of August 2019.  The Festival consists of a workshop on the 17th and a show on the 18th of August. All Art lovers are welcome! [...]
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Zurich Openair
Zurich Openair @ "Flughofstrasse 8152 Glattbrugg"
Aug 21 – Aug 24 all-day
Zurich Openair @ "Flughofstrasse 8152 Glattbrugg"
The festival delights music lovers with the sound of electronic and rock music and a fascinating festival site featuring a wide variety of food and entertainment stands. Disclaimer: Opinions expressed belong solely to the content[...]
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Federal Swiss Wrestling and Alpine Festival 2019
Federal Swiss Wrestling and Alpine Festival 2019 @ Zug
Aug 23 – Aug 25 all-day
Federal Swiss Wrestling and Alpine Festival 2019 @ Zug
The Federal Swiss Wrestling and Alpine Festival is the largest sporting event in Switzerland and takes place every three years in a different location. In 2019, it will be held in Zug Disclaimer: Opinions expressed[...]
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Weltklasse Zürich – International Athletics Meet
Weltklasse Zürich – International Athletics Meet @ Letzigrund Stadium
Aug 29 all-day
Weltklasse Zürich – International Athletics Meet @ Letzigrund Stadium
Olympic gold medalists and world record holders gather here to provide spectators with sports at their highest level of performance. Disclaimer: Opinions expressed belong solely to the content provider. Namaste Switzerland does not undertake any[...]
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