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26 April 2013

King Willem Alexander

& Maxima day

Thuesday, April 30th, 2013 @ 19:00. We shall meet in the Zurich HB (Mainstation) (http://maps.google.com/maps?q=Z%C3%BCrich+HB,+Z%C3%BCrich&hl=en&ie=UTF8&sll=46.81819,8.227515&sspn=0.009031,0.01045&geocode=FYxjygIduIp9AClhbVlv72SMRzEVe8sPEbVWXA&t=h&dirflg=r&ttype=now&noexp=0&noal=0&sort=def&hq=Z%C3%BCrich+HB,+Z%C3%BCrich&z=15&start=0) under the "Blue Angel" (next to the SBB Ticket Office). Look for the people in Orange...and the Dutch Flag.

See Pictures from our 2011 Event < HERE (http://www.meetup.com/Zurich-Socialising/photos/1369227/) >

About Queen's Day: Every year the Dutch celebrate Queen's Day and this year we'll do this in grand style with a march through the streets of Zurich, and end up for our celebration at the Nelson Pub!!!Veranstalter: Nelson Pub ZürichE-Mail: info@nelsonpubzurich.chTelefon: +41 44 212 60 16 (http://www.nelsonpubzurich.ch/modules/portals/fullentry.php?portal_id=2&peid=36&location_id=85&q=&next=&previous=&qid=&p=)

What do YOU need to

The Bahnofstrasse will become a sea of orange, just as when the Dutch invaded the Bundessquare in Bern. Due to last year's Queen's Day success (500+ people participated), we have limited complementary entries for the Kaufleuten Hof Party (http://www.kaufleuten.ch/ticketvorverkauf/#2797/koeniginnedag) at the end of our parade, so act fast! We will have nice surprises if you come & join us :)

All that come for the Walk/March will have a chance to win a Prize in the following categories:

The Best Dressed "Orange-Coloured" Person

The Best Orange "Participator on a Vehicle"

The Best Dutch Look Alike (Queen Beatrix (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Monarchy_of_the_Netherlands), King Alex (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Monarchy_of_the_Netherlands#Willem-Alexander) or Princess Maxima (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Princess_M%C3%A1xima_of_the_Netherlands) )

The Best Music playing "Dweil Orkest" (aka, a Dutch Mop Orchestra)

The Best Expat "non-Dutch Going Wild" on Queen's Day

RSVP right away and bring along your friends!!! Also, sign up under our Meetup >> Zurich Expats 2012 Events (http://www.meetup.com/Zurich-Expats-2012-Event/) << so that we can invite you to our other summer events which are sponsored by the city of Zurich! Our hope is to gather all of the Züri Expats together at the end of summer & throw a big party at the Bellevue.

Additional Social Media Links:

Our Züri Expats Web Link (http://www.zurich-expats.org/index.html)

Our Meetup Link (http://www.meetup.com/Zurich-Expats-2012-Event/)

Our LinkedIn Page Link (http://www.linkedin.com/groups/Zurich-Expats-2012-Event-4366880?gid=4366880&mostPopular=&trk=tyah)

Our Facebook Page Link (https://www.facebook.com/pages/Zurich-Expats-2012-Event/193085177472723)

Our 2011 Queen's Day Event Photo Album (http://www.meetup.com/Zurich-Socialising/photos/1369227/)

1800 The official (only for invited guest) celebration in Zurich at one of the biggest Zunfthauses

1930 Mainstation

We meet at Mainstation and willl go to KAufleutenhof to party through the Banhofstrasse towards the parade platz in the meanwhile we sing the koningslied (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h_lRn6oBwWY) "orangewanted"

2000 THE PARTIES START AT NELSON AND KAUFLEUTEN!!!!

The party is "orange only" and will go till deep in the night

long live te King

long live Willem Alexander

(and Maxima)