Recreation & Region – Winter events

Events in winter:
packed with snow and fun.

    «Winter festival of snow biking» from 18 to 21 January 2018


    The Snow Bike Festival is taking place in Gstaad from 18 to 21 January 2018. Riding over the snow on thick tyres demands great strength on the one hand but is a great deal of fun on the other hand. The festival is the leading event for this sport in Europe. You definitely should not miss it!

    «Sommets Musicaux de Gstaad» from 26 January to 3 February 2018


    The Sommets Musicaux de Gstaad are the musical highlight of the winter season for classical music lovers. Experience young talent, grand orchestras and internationally established artists from 26 January to 3 February 2018. You can listen to the most beautiful classic works in Gstaad’s magical snowy winter wonderland. Followed by a dinner together at our 5-star hotel with exceptional encounters between artists and classical music fans.

    «International hot air balloon festival in Château-d’Oex» from 27 January to 4 February 2018


    Be there when more than 100 hot air balloons from 15 countries take off surrounded by the Alps. The 40th international hot air balloon festival is taking place from 27 January to 4 February 2018 in Château-d’Oex, the world’s capital of hot air balloons. The balloons rising in the snowy mountains are a unique sight. Do not miss this special event.

    «Ride on Music» from 8 to 11 March 2018


    Unique locations for live music: At “Ride on Music” twelve bands play on and next to the ski slopes between Saanersloch and Schönried. You experience a party mood and enjoy music surrounded by the impressive mountain panorama over four days from 8 to 11 March 2018. Have great fun at this unique event!



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