Spring Basel

22–26 March 23
Messe Basel | Hall 2

Eine Person zieht sich einen weissen Pullover über. Spring Basel.

Spring Awakening – The new festival in and for Basel

Adieu hibernation, wake up and celebrate the start of spring in Basel with a bang! As nature hungrily seeks the sun, so too will Basel arise from its winter slumber to a vibrant festival featuring a cultural and gastronomic potpourri designed to satiate all our senses. Local culture, homegrown music and a myriad of food and drink on offer to be experienced live and in colour. Seize the arrival of spring to reconnect with the world and regenerate for the rest of the year.

For us from us – that’s SPRING BASEL.

Food, Drinks and Entertainment

The Line Up

SPRING celebrates the creative potential of the region and sets the stage for the local culture and music scene. Thanks to the support of numerous partners, you will experience exciting up-and-coming bands and artists from various genres ranging from rock and folk to jazz and rap live. Other highlights include urban art performances and live talks on local cultural and political topics.


Still your hunger pangs with delectable cuisines that range from local, international, vegetarian, or select delicacies – guaranteed to sate both stomach and soul.


Imbibe on the wide selection of fine wines, innovative thirst quenchers as well as local drinks and fruity power drinks.


A veritable marketplace for romantic nostalgics and collectors. Regional delicacies, jewellery, handicrafts, interior decorations and much more.

Ready for the SPRING Big Bang? 

Purchase your ticket online and benefit from special prices 

OnlineshopFront desk
Up to 16-year-oldsFreeFree
Day Card10 CHF15 CHF
Festival Pass45 CHF60 CHF

Join us to celebrate the start of spring

Wednesday und Thursday
22 – 23 March 2023
3am to 9pm
24 March 2023
3am to 10pm
25 March 2023
12am to 10pm
26 March 2023
12am to 7pm

Messe Basel
Messeplatz und Hall 2.1
Messeplatz 1
4005 Basel 

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Don’t hesitate to contact our team, we will be happy to help you!

If you are willing to participate as an exhibitor, please contact

Dimitri De Man
Sales Manager
+41 58 206 25 93

For media enquiries, please contact

Marie Bergia
Marketing & Communications
+41 58 206 21 30

If you want to visit us, please contact