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Golden Gate Swiss Club - San Francisco Bay Area

Swiss National Day - Saturday August 3rd, 2019


Date: Saturday, August 3rd, 2019

Time:  11:00 AM – 5:00 PM PDT

Location: Swiss Park, 5911 Mowry Ave., Newark, CA 94560

Order tickets online: Order Online at Eventbrite

(Buy a "General Admission" ticket for park entrance for people 17 or older, and buy your "Lunch" tickets from a variety of delicious options. Please check the Eventbrite page for pricing options.)

Early bird pricing ends July 28th!!!



Celebrate the 728th anniversary of Switzerland!   Eat  Swiss food, listen and dance to Ticino and Swiss German music, watch  Swiss wrestling, participate in a Swiss Flag Parade, enjoy the Kids Zone  with fun games and activities for kids and so much more.  Explore  everything Swiss with your family and friends in a fun casual outdoor  picnic setting.

Featuring Food by:  "Lugano Swiss Bistro", Carmel, CA.

Program & Entertainment:  Meet our new  Consul General a.i. Thomas Schneider - Ticino music by Ed Sciarini and  Art Nicola - Music and Dancing to “The Internationals” - Flag Parade –  Swiss Echoes Choir - Arthur Brogli Accordion – Swiss Kids Choir –  Bernese Mountain Dogs

Activities:  Boy’s and Girl’s Schwingen – Kids  Jump House – Kids Games and Activities – Tracht Fashion Show –  Switzerland Tourism Admission Ticket Raffle for Two Swiss Travel Passes  in First Class  www.SwissTravelSystem.com  (Must be present to win) – Grand Raffle featuring a 2 night stay at  Hotel Castell in Zuoz, Switzerland www.hotelcastell.ch, plus many other  prizes!

Shopping:  Swiss Delices Bakery – Judy’s Bauernmalerei and Folk Art Creations – A Touch of Switzerland – Swiss Tombola – Ronald Martella Farms/Grower Direct Nut Company

Exhibits:  Swiss Heritage Booth – Switzerland  at Pier 17 - Consulate, Switzerland Tourism & Swiss Business Hub –  Trade Winds Aviation - Swiss American Chamber of Commerce – Logitech - San Francisco Zurich Sister City Committee - Ricola

This event is organized by the United Swiss Societies of Northern California - and all Bay Area Swiss Clubs participate.

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We celebrate the Swiss culture, heritage, and exchange in the San Francisco Bay Area. Our club is diverse, with a membership that runs the gamut from young to old, athletic to social, singles and families.  We hope to meet you at  our next event.

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Membership requirements to join our Club are few. If you have an affection for  Swiss Culture, OR were born in Switzerland, OR have cultural ties of  Swiss descents, you are ready to join!

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