Top Choice Light Show in Murten

Murten Festival of Lights

After enjoying phenomenal success in its first year (2016), drawing crowds of up to 80,000, Murten's one-of-a-kind 10-day winter festival, featuring all manner of projections and installations, has secured its place…
Top Choice Parade in Charmey

La Désalpe de Charmey

Every fourth Sunday in September thousands of spectators gather to celebrate the tradition of 'Rindyà', when herds of cattle, adorned with head-dresses of flowers, are brought down from their summer Alpine pastures …
Fair in Porrentruy

Fête de la St-Martin

Held over two weekends in November, folks come from far and wide for this fete, the highlight of which is the weekend market featuring more than 50 artisanal stalls – just in time for you to stock up on original Chr…
Music in Porrentruy

Piano á Saint-Ursanne

The little village of St Ursanne, 13km southeast of Porrentruy, comes alive for this three-day celebration of the piano, featuring virtuosos at the helm of Steinway grands that will make your heart sing.
Food & Drink in Biel-Bienne

Fête de la Tête de Moine

Folks come from far and wide to celebrate the famous AOP cheese produced in this quiet valley. That's right, it's a cheese fest! What more could you ask for?
Music in Murten

Avenches Opera Festival

This annual opera festival at the Arènes d'Avenches, 9km southwest of Murten, draws thousands.
Music in Neuchâtel


Neuchâtel's largest open-air music festival draws artists and crowds from around Switzerland and beyond.
Music in Val de Travers

Hors Tribu

This compact indie-music festival has reached its second decade, bringing predominantly Swiss and European artists across a range of genres to the fields of the Val de Travers, over a weekend in August.
Art in Delémont

Delémont BD

A rising star in the world of comics (of the drawn variety), this three-day festival attracts up to 8000 visitors and features workshops, markets, live bands and parties.
Music in Delémont


Sleepy Delémont cranks up the volume to host DJs from around Europe at this weekend-long party drawing visitors from across Switzerland and beyond.