Avenches Tattoo
Events

Avenches Tattoo, September 6-8 2018

The Avenches Tattoo is an international music festival has been clearly ranked the 2nd largest event of its kind in Switzerland. It is the only Tattoo that takes place in French speaking Switzerland. The invited high quality musical and choreographic marching bands put on spectacular shows that make the arenas pulsate with incredible sound and arouse the audience’s enthusiasm.

Stars of Sounds Murten
Events

Stars of Sounds Murten / Morat, July 5-7 2018

Stars of Sounds Murten is an open air music festival that takes place every year between Murten / Morat and Aarberg. In 2018, the Murten concerts will take place from July 5 to July 7. International and local pop and rock artists participate to this musical event.

Avenches Opera Festival
Events

Avenches Opera Festival, June 28 – July 7 2018

The Avenches Opera Festival takes place yearly since 1995 at the beginning of July in the beautiful historical location of the ancient Roman arenas, near the Lake of Murten / Morat. Past editions features famous opera such as Aida, Carmen, Nabucco, The Enchanted Flute, La Traviata, Il Trovatore, Don Giovanni, Lucia di Lammermoor, La Bohème etc.

Avenches Opera Festival
Events

International Festival of Sacred Music, Fribourg, June 30 – July 8 2018

The International Festival of Sacred Music of Fribourg (Festival International de Musiques Sacrées, Fribourg) takes place in Fribourt on alternate years at the beginning of July. It is one of the great classical music events of the summer in Switzerland. Every year, more than 5’000 festival participants attend the concerts given in the extraordinary Baroque church of Saint-Michel College.

Vully Open Wineries
Events

Vully Open Wineries, May 18-20 2018

The Vintners from the Vully area around the Lake Murten / Morat will offer you a weekend of open wineries (caves ouvertes) from Friday May 18 to Sunday May 20 2018. This event is part of the annual Caves Ouverts (open wineries) that takes place in all the vineyards of the Canton de Vaud.

SlowUp Murten / Morat
Events

SlowUp Murten Morat, April 29 2018

SlowUp is a one day free event where the road around the Lake Murten or Murteensee (in German) or Lac de Morat (in French) is closed to cars. The SlowUp name come from the word ” slow down – pleasure up”. This event is part of a network of 19 SlowUp events in Switzerland that gather more than 400 000 participants every year.

Murten Classic
Events

Murten Classic, August 13 – September 3 2017

The 2017 edition of the Murten Classic will take place from August 13 to September 3. Murten Classic is a festival of classical music with concerts taking place in various locations across the city of Murten / Morat and the surrounding villages.