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THINGS TO DO FOR FAMILIES – JANUARY 2019


Brought to you by Parentville.ch Chin-chin! Happy New Year! January is the month of resolutions and new beginnings, but in this agenda it is also a month of last chances to experience excellent exhibitions!   EXPLORACENTRE WORKSHOPS Until January 6 This calendar year’s first school break is an occasion to test workshops in the newly opened Exploracentre – Geneva’s first…

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New years eve Geneva

NEW YEAR’S EVE IN GENEVA – 2019


WHERE TO CELEBRATE NEW YEAR’S EVE IN GENEVA  by Chené Koscielny   What are you up to on New Year’s Eve? No plans yet? Don’t panic. Geneva may not be quite up there with London or New York, but the city has a lot of sparkle in store for the 31st of December, including cool parties, free events, great food…

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Geneva Lux 2018

GENEVA LUX FESTIVAL


FROM THE 1st OF DECEMBER 2018 UNTIL MID-JANUARY, the city will sparkle and shine thanks to the annual Geneva Lux Festival – a series of festive and fantastic light displays which will  lift our collective spirits during grey winter days. Initiated in 2014, the festival features contemporary light displays especially created for Geneva by Swiss and international artists showcasing Geneva’s…

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LAUREL AND HARDY SILENT FILMS


ON SATURDAY, THE 22nd DECEMBER AND MONDAY, 24th OF DECEMBER rediscover the greatest comedy duo of all time – Laurel and Hardy with a selection of short, silent black and white films at the Cinema Grütli. The movies:  Putting Pants on Philip, USA, 1927, 20′ Hardy welcomes his Scottish cousin, Laurel. Hardy tries to teach his cousin his own values…

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CHRISTMAS DISCO


ON THE 24th OF DECEMBER, Le Rez de L’Usine is hosting their annual Christmas disco for those who want to escape the family Christmas dinner. Dress up in any leftover tinsel and dance the night away with DJ BU and DJ Jest. Cost: CHF10 or CHF15 after 0h00 WHEN Doors open from 23h. WHERE 4 Places des Volontaires, Jonction. Entrance:…

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American Standup Comedy Geneva

THE AMERICAN STANDUP SHOW GENEVA


ON SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 25th share some big laughs, drinking, socialising and truly great comedy during the American Standup Show Geneva! Five comedians will perform, including special guest comedian Tamika Campbell. Who is Tamika? Tamika, oldest of 8 children, fought her way out of poverty and hardship in Brooklyn. She has done everything from catwalk modelling to carpentry. Tamika’s amazing list of…

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JINGLE JOKES – EXPAT COMEDY NIGHT


ON WEDNESDAY DECEMBER 19th don’t miss the Jingle Jokes – Expat Comedy night at the Caustic Comedy Club in Carouge. 4 comics telling their most hilarious (and humiliating) Christmas stories. 🎄🎅🤣 Tickets CHF20 WHEN 20h30 Ticket office, tapas and bar opens at 19h. WHERE  Caustic Comedy Club 6 Avenue Cardinal Mermillod 1227 Carouge Tram stop: “Armes” or parking garage de…

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MY KITCHEN AFTERWORK – CHRISTMAS EDITION


ON THURSDAY, 20th OF DECEMBER, the Village du Soir hosts their popular afterwork evening My Kitchen – this time with a Christmas theme, which will include a free buffet! So what does it entail?  A XXL kitchen measuring 1200 square meters, wine, tapas, a free buffet, waiters, live music, a DJ and later on in the evening – dancing on…

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Colour Festival geneva

THE COLOUR CAFÉ


UNTIL THE 24th OF NOVEMBER, check out what’s on at The Couleur Café Festival. This festival is said to be the first French-speaking showcase of African cultures and the diaspora. With its multidisciplinary program, the Couleur Café Festival invites dancers, directors,storytellers, comedians, authors and musicians to perform in Geneva every year. The ON programme of the Color Café Festival offers…

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La petite Foret - Kempinski

LA PETITE FORÊT – KEMPINSKI HOTEL


FROM THIS WEEK, you can splurge on a luxury experience in the “La Petite Forêt” at the Grand Hotel Kempinski as part of their winter offering. What does it entail? A magical setting with a ‘forest of sparking Christmas trees’ and an unusual meal designed around a Champagne and black truffle fondue accompanied by Dom Pérignon Champagne.🍾🥂 • Fondue moitié-moitié…

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