Photo above – A “sitting room” alongside the lake, part of Nyon flea market.
A selection of weekend events chosen by Jonas Parson – Living in Nyon guest writer
Night-Time Skiing and Fondue in St-Cergue
Enjoy skiing down St-Cergue’s two slopes lit up after dark, with unlimited access to both ski-lifts. Once you’re done with the snow, treat yourself to a fondue in one of the restaurants associated with the offer.
Special offer costs 33 CHF per person for skiing and the fondue. Available Tuesday to Saturday, from 18:00 to 21:30. Booking a table at the restaurant is advised. Telephone numbers of all the restaurants and more information on the St-Cergue tourism office website: Click here
Photo above – Fleamarket stall in the old town of Nyon, courtesy Jonas Parson
Flea Market in Nyon on Sunday 24th February
Every last Sunday of the month, there is a traditional flea market that takes place along Nyon lakeside. Walk along the lakeside, stroll by stalls full of (sometimes intriguing artifacts it’s and fun for everyone, even if you’re not looking for anything in particular. From 08:00 to 18:00
“Sons of Noel and Adrian” at La Parenthèse
British band “Sons of Noel and Adrian” will be playing at La Parenthèse this Saturday night. Critically acclaimed for their second album, this new-folk band based in Brighton are know for their epic live performances, sometimes bringing on stage a number of their musician friends. Their music is powerful and light at the same time, with haunting vocals similar to alternative band Beirut. Check their website for a video of the band.Click here and read an interview here. Click here The concert is free.