Recreation & Region – Summer events

Cultural and
sporting events.
A first-class
mountain summer.

Would you like to listen to outstanding music in the open air or cheer along at a first-class tennis event? Enjoy the variety of cultural and sporting highlights in Gstaad and the region. An ideal change to the tranquillity in the mountains and long hikes.

    «Swatch Beach Volleyball Major Series – Gstaad Major 2017» from 4 to 9 July 2017


    The world’s best volleyball teams are showing off their skills for the 18th time in the middle of Gstaad. Enjoy the unique beach mood in the middle of the Swiss Alps from 4 to 9 July 2017 at the “Swatch Beach Volleyball Major Series”. Exciting matches and hot rhythms await you!

    «61st Gstaad Menuhin Festival» from 13 July to 2 September 2017

    You get to hear the great names on the classical music scene at the 61st Gstaad Menuhin Festival. The 2017 festival is presenting a pleasant symbiosis of art, humankind and nature under the motto “Pomp in Music”. Are you curious? You can purchase tickets for this from 1 February.

    «Ladies Championship Gstaad – WTA Tournament» from 15 to 23 July 2017

    Be there at the new ladies clay court tournament in Gstaad. Great names in ladies tennis, such as Margaret Smith Court, already played here from 1917 to 1983. This long tradition is now being continued. Have fun at the "Ladies Championship Gstaad – WTA Tournament" from 15 to 23 July 2017!

    «J. Safra Sarasin Swiss Open Gstaad» from 22 to 30 July 2017

    The J. Safra Sarasin Swiss Open Gstaad is the most famous clay court tournament in Switzerland. Tennis’ elite has been battling to win the tournament in Gstaad since 1915. Be there at this first-class event to!

    «Polo Gold Cup» from 17 to 20 August 2017

    The international Polo Gold Cup Tournament in Gstaad is a real crowd puller: the “royal” game impresses time and time again year after year with top players. Follow the tough battles for coveted world ranking points from 17 to 20 August 2017.

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    And if you’re travelling to Gstaad in the winter then there is also a broad selection of events.