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.
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Stars of Sounds Murten is an open air music festival that takes place every year between Murten / Morat and Aarberg. In 2017, the Murten concerts will take place July 7 and 8. International and local pop and rock artists participate to this musical event.
The Belluard Bollwerk International of Fribourg is an arts festival created in 1983. The 2017 edition will run from June 22 to July 2. It takes place every year during ten days and announces the summer in the city of Fribourg, Switzerland.
!!! There will be no Avenches Opera Festival in 2017, the next event will be in 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.
The Vintners from the Vully area around the Lake Murten / Morat will offer you a weekend of open wineries from Friday June 2 to Sunday June 4 2017.
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”.
The Fribourg Opera will propose at the end of December seven shows of the Viva la Mamma opera created by Gaetano Donizetti. This show is co-produced with the Lausanne Opera the Metz Opera-Theater.