Events

Cultural in Appenzell

Landsgemeinde

The Landsgemeinde open-air parliament takes place on this square, with locals wearing traditional dress and voting (in the case of the men, by raising a short dagger). A unique form of direct democracy, this traditi…
Cultural in Appenzell

Alpabfahrt Urnäsch

The cows and goats are paraded home from their summer pastures in style at the Alpabfahrt. There's also a farmers market where you can stock up on regional goodies. The event is held in Urnäsch, 10km west of Appenze…