Eventful April in Switzerland
Eventful April in Switzerland
And once again, April is here. The new month brings new recommendations from us. Check out those April Events around Switzerland. Eventful April in Switzerland, you may say.
Those are some of the events around Switzerland we chose for you:
The Annual Tulip Festival in Morges, Switzerland March April 1 – May 14
As a long tradition, this year, once again, The association “Morges Fleur du Léman” annually organizes the Tulip Festival and the Dahlia Festival. The 2023 Tulip Festival will take place between April 1 and May 14. In addition to narcissi, irises, and daffodils, these flower gardens are among Lake Geneva’s most beautiful.
Aside from the colourful display of tulips in the Parc de l’Indépendance, in Old Town, in the Parc Seigneux and along the lake promenade, visitors will be enchanted by oases of flowers, fountains, and potted flowers. The Tulip Festival is free of charge and accessible to people with limited mobility.
There are several activities scheduled during the Festival. You can check the festival program for more information.
Cully Jazz Festival – 14-22 April 2023
The arrival of spring is often associated with the sounds of Cully Jazz. From the 14th to the 22nd of April 2023, the Festival this year will mark the Festival’s 40th anniversary.
With some beautiful concerts every year, jazz brings the village of Cully to life. Music fills the alleys and wine cellars of Cully, a charming wine village on the shores of Lake Geneva amidst the vineyards of Lavaux. Cully is home to well-known artists as well as up-and-coming talent.
Check out the program and make tour plans accordingly.
Zermatt Unplugged April 11th to April 15th, 2023
Zermatt Unplugged Festival has returned for its third season in an outlandish setting, providing an intimate environment for well-known DJs.
A vital part of Europe’s music scene
Musicians from all over the world perform in this unique setting that showcases well-known names and fresh talent. Thomas Sterchi and Marco Godat founded Zermatt Unplugged in 2007. Today, over 100 artists are performing on 17 stages throughout the village and mountains of Zermatt over five days.
Beautiful acoustic music, stunning mountain scenery, fresh spring snow, and the incomparable atmosphere of the Matterhorn makes for an unforgettable experience. Some past famous performers have included Jessie J, Passenger, James Morrison, Nelly Furtado, Billy Idol, and Lionel Richie.
Check the entire program and performing artists that will take part this year and make plans accordingly.
Interlaken Classics April and – April 23, 2023
Enjoy classical music at the Interlaken Classics Music Festival from April 2 to April 23.
Classics are unbeatable
Interlaken Classics is a festival promoting new, young talent in classical music. “Meet the classic stars of tomorrow today” encapsulates the diversity of the event. Also, concerts will be held at various locations in the Interlaken holiday region, offering visitors a diverse array of international musical sounds.
This symphonic event primarily comprises renowned youth orchestras, with seasoned conductors leading the instrumental prodigies. However, combined with the stunning mountain scenery, this event is suitable for all ages.
The Festival will take place in various locations, with different prices for each event. Therefore, check the complete program and make plans accordingly.
There are many events in April, and we plan to cover as much as possible, so by mid-month, we will have more possibilities for you! Look out for the Zurich Spring Festival and some more!
You can find some more exciting and essential dates and events below.
Late March–late May: International Jazz Festival Bern
March 31–April 2: Lucerne Spring Festival (orchestral concerts)
April 7: Good Friday (Karfreitag / Vendredi saint; closures in most areas)
April 9–10: Easter Sunday and Monday (Oster / Pâques and Ostermontag / Lundi de Pâques; closures in most of the country)
April 14–17: Sechseläuten, Zürich (springtime festival culminating with the burning of a snowman on Monday)
April 30: Appenzell Landsgemeinde (open-air parliament with a public selection of delegates)