Check out the fun “So British Exhibition” at the C0-op Léman centre in Crissier near Lausanne. Stock up on British products, admire an E-type Jag, play a Sherlock Holmes game, read all about British sports, get your photo taken as a British bobby, ride a red London bus and find out about Cossonnay cricket club.
Photo above: Tom Bews young cricketer
This exhibition finishes on the 16th June but is touring the country and is scheduled next to be at the Co-Op centre in Allaman later on this year.
Other events this weekend – see below
Photo above – Michael Type of the British Residents Association of Switzerland
Fête de la musique
This Saturday 16 June it’s the Fete de la Musique, lots of free music being played in venues across Nyon from 10:00 in the morning until 02:00 in the early hours of the morning. Rock, rap, funk, jazz, classical, PDF of the full programme here
Also this weekend it’s the Bol D’or Mirabaud yacht race, the biggest regatta in Europe. 500-600 boats on the lake all racing from the Geneva end of the lake to the other end and back. It’s an impressive sight! The race begins at 10:00 am on Saurday and you should be able to see the boats on their way down the lake from the Nyon lake side. See full programme here
Saturday – Final night of the show “Flappers and Rappers” in Founex celebrating 100 years of music hall. See here for more info
Sunday 17 June Art exhibition at the Gallery of the Clinique Genolier by local artist Rita Mancesti from 14:00-18:00 Exhibition entitled “Du Côte de la lumière” .
Cupcakes and flowers
The Heidi Bakery and Rémy Jaggi, florist and horticulturist will be in Trélex Saturday 16 and Sunday, 16 & 17 June from 9.30 to 17.00 with an event called “Fleurs et Douceurs”. Flowers and cakes showcased in Rémy’s flower shop and garden centre. Browse and buy perennial plants, stunning bouquets or simply sit on a bench under a tree with a cup of coffee or tea and a sweet treat from The Heidi Bakery’s Pop-Up Café.