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Sechseläuten 2014 - The Bare Facts

Just a few days and Zurich will celebrate it's annual Sechseläuten Spring Festival. You can read more about the origins and customs of this unique Zurich holiday in one of my older posts but I'd still like to give you the gist of this years Sechseläuten:
  • Date: 25-28 April 2014
  • Date and time of Zug der Zünfte (main procession): 28 April 2014 15.00 - the procession will follow the usual route
  • Date and time of Kinderumzug (childrens event): 28 April 2014 14.00 - the children walk a slightly different route
  • Visiting canton (Gastkanton): Obwalden
  • Participating Zünfte: Gesellschaft zur Constaffel, Zunft zur Saffran, Zunft zur Meisen, Zunft zur Schmiden, Zunft zum Weggen, Vereinigte Zünfte zur Gerwe und zur Schuhmachern, Zunft zum Widder, Zunft zur Zimmerleutern, Zunft zur Schneidern, Zunft zur Schiffläuten, Zunft zum Kämbel, Zunft zur Waag, Stadtzunft, Zunft Riesbach, Zunft zu den drei Königen, Zunft Fluntern, Zunft Hottingen, Zunft zu Wiedikon, Zunft Wollishofen, Zunft Hard, Zunft zu Oberstrass, Zunft St. Niklaus, Zunft Höngg, Zunft zur Letzi, Zunft Schwamendingen, Zunft Witikon

More information can be found on the official Sechseläuten website. Enjoy!



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