Events in Basel

Many high-class events are held in Basel each year. Here you will find an overview of what is on and when.

Effective since 13 September 2021:

Visitors aged 16 and over must present a valid COVID certificate and an official ID to participate in indoor events and large events, but otherwise there are no restrictions and face coverings are not mandatory.

In some cases, you do not need a COVID certificate to attend outdoor events with fewer than 1000 people.

Get the latest information ahead of your visit from the events calendar or directly from the relevant organizer.

8 top events

It doesn’t really matter when you visit Basel, as there are unique events taking place around the year: Switzerland’s biggest Carnival, the world’s most important art fair, a renowned ATP tournament, a fair with a 550-year history, and much more.

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