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Entertainment Kino
Movie schedules and theatre locations are from a local German-language site.

Blues Priority
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.)


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