Big Brocante this weekend, “Hairspray” musical next week, 1st night Luna Classics a success


It’s the annual big Brocante this  Saturday and Sunday in Nyon and it’s also the Fête des Pirates! Take a free trip on the lake on the piarate’s Nyolue boat! Stands, food and fun. Details here Note it is also the last few days of the open air cinema in Nyon. The film showing tonight Friday 22nd […]

Watch English Movies in Open Air Cinema, Go on a Ride with Nyon’s Pirates, Dine in White on L’Ile de La Harpe and more


Open Air Cinema in Nyon until 25th August- Some films in English! The open air cinema has set up its screen until the 25th of August at the Promenade d’Italie. The following films will be shown in English: Wednesday 14th 21:00: Wolverine 3D Friday 16th, 21:00: RED 2 Sunday 18th,21:00 : Star Trek, Into Darkness […]

Return of “Monday English Movie Night” in Nyon. Open Air Cinema launches tonight in Rolle – Moves to Nyon on 30 July – Open Air in Gland

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New  Head of Programmes for Nyon Capitole cinema – “Monday English Movie Night”  returns to the town Nyon Cinema  has a new head of  programmes – Mr Patrick Dentan. Photo above: Patrick Dentan in the seat of David Lynch! All the seats in the Aubonne cinema have been named after a famous name in the […]

Hello Switzerland magazine now out, Events – Fashion event, Monday film in English, Christmas Market, Trad Jazz, Nativity Service

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  There are a lot of activities going on in the Nyon and Geneva region at this time of year. Read on for a selection of these below. Winter issue of Hello Switzerland now out. The image above and in the banner on this post, is taken from the winter issue of  “Hello Switzerland” magazine. […]

“Some Like it Hot” at Outdoor Cinema. Wine, Art and Music events coming up


  Picture above – the Bol D’ Or – Art by Rita Mancesti, see more about this artist below. Cinema The film showing tonight (20 August) at the Open Air cinema in Nyon is the classic (and digitally restored) film comedy  “Some Like It Hot” directed by Billy Wilder starring Marilyn Monroe, Tony Curtis and […]

Local girl from Gingins competes in Olympics. “On the Road” film in English in Nyon tonight

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Apologies to readers for the lack of news over the past few days, the Living in Nyon editor has been over in London cheering on various teams at the Olympic Games including the Swiss rowing team at Eton Dorney! On Friday 3rd and Saturday 4th August, the village of Gingins near Nyon will be cheering […]

Reminder – Open Air Cinema launches with film in English in Nyon tonight 24 July

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A reminder to all readers that the Open Air cinema in Nyon launches tonight!  The summer programme that continues right through until the 26th August will be showing many films in “Version Originale” (in the original version) and in many cases, in English. Films start at 21:30 but the bar and “restauration” are open from 19:00 onwards. […]

Julia Roberts, Meryl Streep, Leonardo DiCaprio and more in Nyon every Tuesday from June onwards!

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 Great news for film fans! From Tuesday 5th June and from every Tuesday evening onwards there will be  English speaking movies shown in Nyon!  This has been made possible by the recent installation of new digital screening technology at the cinema which will enable film fans to see recent releases without having to travel to Geneva  Morges or further afield. Some films will also also be […]

Nyon to get open air cinema for the summer!

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  From the 24th July to the 26th August, an open air cinema will be installed near the centre of Nyon. Over 34 evenings of films are planned to be screened in the area called “Parc de la Combe”  (this is a temporary name for the park  at L’esplanade la Combe on the Promenade de ‘lItalie )  See location on map […]