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Entertainment

Mybasel.ch: Kino
Movie schedules and theatre locations are from a local German-language site.

Blues Priority
Even in prosperous Basel, people sing the blues.

Jazzcampus.com
The "jazz campus" of the Musik-Akademie der Stadt Basel sponsors performances and workshops by world-famous artists and groups. (Click "English" in the navigation bar if you don't read German.)

Events

ArtBasel
The city's International Art Fair takes place in June.

Fasnacht.ch
Basel's annual Fasnacht, or Carnival, is a Swiss version of Mardi Gras. Highlights include Guggenmusik bands,  open-air skits, a children's parade, and uninhibited carousing. (German.)

Media

Radio Basilisk
Click the player button on the home page to hear this station online. (German.)

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Basel:  Introduction
Tourist information, transportation
Hotels, restaurants
Museums, monuments
Entertainment, events