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EXILE – TOUR AND DANCE PERFORMANCE


ON SUNDAY, 14th of October, join a guided tour (in English) and participative performance in the Red Cross Museum’s temporary exhibition EXILE. Join this unique journey in collaboration with Association Danse libre Genève! The performance is inspired by Naufrages byErri De Luca ,  Dance about migration. How can we understand the world? WHEN  Sunday, 14th of October at 11am (In English) WHERE International…

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fete du theatre

FÊTE DU THÉÂTRE – ENGLISH COMEDY


ON SATURDAY, the 13th OF OCTOBER, GEDS – Geneva English Drama Society will be taking part in the theatre festival of Geneva with 3 English original one-act comedies. The Waiting Room, by Bill Lloyd Unrequited desire and a young man’s passion for his trolley; an emotional roller-coaster in the waiting room of a suburban London vet Money Doesn’t Talk, It…

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APPLE FESTIVAL


ON SATURDAY, 13th OF OCTOBER get into the autumn mood with an Apple Festival at Collex-Bossy from 10h on the esplanade of the community centre. • Bake apple tart – en famille • Apple juice making • Local produce market • William Tell • Activities for adults and children Food options include: Boudins (a French type of black pudding)  –…

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RENEGADE SAINTS – THE HUNT FOR FUN OCTOBER


ON THURSDAY, 11th OF OCTOBER, The Renegade Saints will be performing at Mr Pickwick Pub. Never heard of the Renegade Saints? Renegade Saints are a many-headed beast from all over the world, brought together by the vicissitudes of fate in Geneva, where they started being funny together in 2013. WHEN Thursday, 11th of October, starts at 20h. WHERE MR Pickwick…

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THE WAR ON PLASTIC PANEL DISCUSSION


ON THURSDAY, THE 11th OF OCTOBER the Graduate Institute Geneva is hosting a panel discussion exploring one of the biggest challenges of our time. Plastic seems to be an indispensable feature of our everyday lives. But our environment is at breaking point with plastic pollution. To take just one example, we throw 8 million tons of plastic into our oceans every…

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March de l'espoir

MARCH OF HOPE


ON SUNDAY, THE 14th OF OCTOBER, join in the 27th Marche De L’Espoir – in aid of children and families in Peru and elsewhere in Latin America. This is a fun march joined by thousands of marchers from all ages for a very good cause. After registering for the event you’ll receive your March Kit, including a passport and a…

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APÉRO MARKET – VILLAGE DU SOIR


ON THURSDAY, THE 11th OF OCTOBER, visit the weekly apéro market at Village du Soir: LES HALLES DU VILLAGE – a covered market, which will take place every Thursday, Friday and Saturday at the start of the evening from 17h-22h.  Choose some delicious local food to accompany your apéro in a convivial, relaxed atmosphere with concerts, DJs and entertainment. The…

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BEER MY GUEST – AT BISTROT 23


ON THURSDAY, 4th of OCTOBER – another beer tasting event – this time at Bistrot 23 and co-organised by Beermyguest.ch. Geneva is getting into the Oktoberfest mood! Check out the other beer tasting event this week at Black Tap elsewhere on this page. A beer tasting tradition that is centuries old will take place at this popular restaurant. Enjoy 5…

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BLACK TAP CRAFT BEER TASTING EVENING


ON TUESDAY, THE 2ND OF OCTOBER, the restaurant Black Tap is launching the first in a new series of monthly craft beer tasting evenings. Each craft beer tasting evening will propose a tasting menu of craft beers from one specific partner  brasserie – and these beers will then also be offered on the Black Tap menu during the rest of…

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THE BEGGAR’S OPERA


FROM 3rd – 6th OF OCTOBER, watch The Beggar’s Opera at the Opéra des Nations. Almost 300 years ahead of a genre, which had a large following – and still does today – John Gay wrote the first musical comedy in 1728. He selected the best-known tunes from existing songs and put them into a satirical story, which took place…

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