GENEVA, SWITZERLAND – The fun is where you find it, no matter what the weather. But those who don’t likeg the gloomy, chilly, wet weather we’ve had this week will be happy: it is about to give way to something more pleasant in the Lake Geneva region, with a gradual improvement between now and Sunday, when highs are expected to reach 25C, with mostly sunny skies, says MeteoSwiss.
This is a weekend where you won’t be short of choices for things to do. That’s especially good news for those celebrating the national holiday, the
What to do in the Lake Geneva area this weekend
Avenches, 14-17 September, Equus Helveticus, Swiss championships – horse shows and races galore at the national stud farm and the Hippodrome. A major treat for horselovers.
Russin in Geneva is celebrating the grape harvest, now underway in some villages (more of these coming up in the next few days). This is a big 50th anniversary, so plenty of fun planned.
Geneva, Saturday 15 September, the United Nations is holding open house at the Palais, a great opportunity to visit the beautiful Ariana park.
Lausanne, 14-23 September, Comptoir Suisse fair and trade show for the public, with an extraordinary mix of things to see and do, eat and drink: “where city and country meet”.
And be sure to check our Events pages for more.