Northwestern Switzerland entertainment

Concert Venue in Basel


The Basel Symphony Orchestra and Basel Chamber Orchestra both play regularly at this 19th-century venue, which includes a 1500-seat concert hall, ballroom and chamber-music hall. Check the website for program detail…
Spectator Sport in Basel

FC Basel

Basel boasts one of Switzerland’s top football teams, which plays at St Jakob Park, 3km east of SBB Bahnhof. Take tram 14 from Barfüsserplatz or Marktplatz.
Jazz in Basel

Bird’s Eye Jazz Club

One of Europe’s top jazz dens attracts local and headline foreign acts. Concerts start at 8.30pm.
Cabaret in Basel


Busy park-side venue for alternative theatre, drinking and dancing. Check the website for details. Opening times depend on what’s on.