Cultural in Interlaken

Harder Potschete

Cackling, clanging bells and causing mischief, the ogre-like Potschen dash through Interlaken on 2 January. The revelry spills into the night with upbeat folk music and fiendish merrymaking.
Music in Interlaken

Jungfrau Music Festival

Established and emerging brass bands and orchestras take centre stage at the Jungfrau Music Festival in early July.
Sports in Interlaken

Jungfrau Marathon

Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau are always breathtaking but never more so than for runners competing in September’s Jungfrau Marathon to Kleine Scheidegg.
Cultural in Interlaken


An Alpine Olympics of sorts, the Unspunnenfest features yodelling, alpenhorn playing, Schwingen wrestling and stone-throwing, preferably of the historic Unspunnen Stone. The next Interlaken games are planned for 201…