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Movie schedules and theatre locations are from a local German-language site.
Even in prosperous Basel, people sing the blues.
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.)
The city's International Art Fair takes place in June.
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.)
Click the player button on the home page to hear this
station online. (German.)