Events, Dates, Happenings: Check out what’s cool in your region!

Concerts, festivals, or markets? Together with our Cool Scouts near and far we are unearthing events, dates and happenings you should not miss. This list ist ever growing, the newest dates are on top. Scroll down to see what’s on and maybe find inspiration for things to do in the months ahead.

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23.06. Streatfood Festival Vevey

Once again this year, Vevey is offering its quay, for a weekend, to thousands of gourmets and street food lovers, setting up the longest table in Switzerland and welcoming food trucks, each more innovative than the next, for the greatest pleasure of your taste buds. Vevey StreatFood Festival is an event you should not miss! A particular highlight: the MasterClass by Légurivera led by chefs and enthusiasts of quality produce. Each speaker will share a recipe that the public can follow live and taste on site. A food and wine pairing will be proposed for each recipe. More information on: vevey-streatfoodfest.ch


22.06. Ascona Jazz Festival

One of the main international events dedicated to jazz and New Orleans Beat! The program is rich, the atmosphere relaxed, and the Lake Maggiore a wonderful background to great open-air concerts. JazzAscona offers almost 15 concerts a day and a unique musical mix. From New Orleans jazz to swing, from blues to R&B, the festival includes all genres related to the great tradition of jazz and Afro-American music. More information on: www.jazzascona.ch


16.06. Cocktail Festival Liquid Market Linz

In Upper Austria, cocktail summer starts on Friday, June 16, with the third LIQUID MARKET in Linz. The City Park – a green oasis in the old town – is reserved for the best bars from every corner of the country. They all present their latest creations and invite you to discover the current trends in cocktail culture. From 3:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m., the City Park is transformed into a large cocktail garden. As always, your ticket includes all drinks! Info and tickets here >>>


08.06. Vibiscum Festival Vevey

The Vibiscum Festival cultivates its roots and unfolds on the most emblematic sites of the city of Vevey, including the legendary Place du Marché. The lineup is definitely worthy of such a breathtaking scene! An “off” festival, including a day dedicated to families, will delight an even wider audience. Discover and book >>>


05.06. White Night Kitchen Party Vitznauerhof

On Monday, 5th of June 2023, the sprawling kitchen of hotel Vitznauerhof will transform into a delicious gourmet mile. Guests of the iconic White Night are invited to talk shop and enjoy shoulder to shoulder with host Jeroen Achtien, his crew, and the highly endowed, invited chefs: together representing 12 Michelin stars and 181.5 Gault Millau points! BE WTR is partner of the event and so we can look forward to a wonderful experience! Information and bookings >>>


05.06. Finals Goldener Koch Bern

“Der Goldene Koch” is Switzerland’s most renowned live cooking event since 1991. Thanks to our partner BE WTR, who is a sponsor of this cooking competition, we can look forward to this year’s finals, which will take place on June 5th in the Kursaal Bern. Find out more about Der Goldene Koch here >>> and discover innovative, sustainable water solutions by BE WTR here >>>


23.05. Jim Beam Welcome Session Vienna

Summer is synonymous with live music, concerts, festivals, and cool drinks. That is the vibe you can expect at the first ever Jim Beam Welcome Session in Vienna. The legendary event series inspires internationally with “unplugged” feeling and unique welcoming spirit. Now it is time for the first Austrian edition: in partnership with Julian Le Play, and Tina Naderer as opening act! The event is intimate, tickets are not sold and can only be won. Read more here >>> or go straight here to try your luck >>>


13.05. Eurovision Song Contest Liverpool

The Eurovision Song Contest is organized by the European Broadcasting Union, the world’s foremost alliance of public service media, representing over 100 member organizations in 56 countries and an additional 34 Associates in Asia, Africa, Australasia and the Americas. Presenting the Grand Final will be Graham Norton, Ukrainian singer, composer and front-woman of The HARDKISS, actress Julia Sanina, Hannah Waddingham, and singer-songwriter Alesha Dixon. Ukrainian broadcaster Timur Miroshnychenko will be the Eurovision Correspondent in Liverpool, alongside Liverpudlian presenter, Sam Quek. All the info here >>>


06.05. Coronation of Charles III London

The coronation of King Charles III will take place at Westminster Abbey in London on May 6, 2023. A unique event that has not taken place in England for almost 70 years. It will be followed by millions of people from their homes or in public places, with family, neighbours and friends. Newby has created special teas for the occasion: Royal Earl Grey, and a Crown “Union Jack” assortment. Read more about both Limited Editions here >>>


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