Avenches Opera Festival
Events

International Festival of Sacred Music, Fribourg, June 25 – July 5 2020 (cancelled)

The International Festival of Sacred Music of Fribourg (Festival International de Musiques Sacrées, Fribourg) takes place in Fribourg 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 5000 participants attend the concerts given in the extraordinary Baroque church of Saint-Michel College.

SlowUp Murten / Morat
Events

SlowUp Murten Morat, April 26 2020 (cancelled)

The 2020 edition of the slowUp Murtensee will take place Sunday, April 26. 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.

Avenches Opera Festival
Events

Avenches Opera Festival, June 21-29 2019 (last edition, nothing in 2020)

In 2019, the Avenches Opera Festival will propose performances from June 21 to June 29. The Avenches Opera Festival takes place since 1995 at the beginning of the summer in the beautiful historical location of the ancient Roman Avenche arena, 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.