Avoid the peak hours of traffic and enjoy some great events next to the Route during the Summer of 2015:

June 2015:

26 – 27 June

Lucerne Fest

Location: Lucerne

The Lucerne Fest (Old Town Festival) takes place in the heart of Lucerne at the end of June. Music is played on all the squares of the Old Town.

Fireworks in the evening.

27 June  – 4 July

FIVA WORLD RALLY. FOR MOTORCYCLES 2015

Location: Basel

Motorbikes: between 1928 and 1983

28 June – 18:30

Spectacular Classics

Location: Lucerne

London Concert Symphony Orchestra

28 June – 31 October – Daily 9.45-11.45 am

Guided City Walk Lucerne

Location: Lucerne

28 June – 31 August

Oberalp Openair Express

From Andermatt over the Operalp pass to Disentis and back by train

Travel Time: 3 hours

Start Time:  12:27 hrs

28 June – 20 September

Glaciers of the world

Location: Gletschergarten (Glacier garden) Lucerne

28 June – 18 October 10:00 hrs – 18:00 hrs

Swiss Museum of Transport (Verkehrshaus)

Water moves

Location: Lucerne

28 June – 22 November

Painting from Füssli, Böcklin and Rondinone

Location: Lucerne

28 June – 29 June

Somewhere between the lines

Paintings by Lang/Baumann and Raffaela Chiara

Location: Bellinzona

28 June – 30 November

Richard Wagner Museum: Steadfast and upstanding            

Location: Lucerne

29 June – 13:15 – 15:45

Gold Panning

Location: Gurtnellen

July 2014:

28 June – 20 September Glaciers of the world Location: Gletschergarten (Glacier garden) Lucerne
28 June – 18 October 10:00 hrs – 18:00 hrs Swiss Museum of Transport (Verkehrshaus) Water moves Location: Lucerne

28 June – 22 November Painting from Füssli, Böcklin and Rondinone Location: Lucerne

28 June – 31 August

Oberalp Openair Express

From Andermatt over the Operalp pass to Disentis and back by train

Travel Time: 3 hours

Start Time: 12:27 hrs

28 June – 30 November Richard Wagner Museum: Steadfast and upstanding             Location: Lucerne

1 July – 10 July

Montebello Festival

Location: Bellinzona

International Chamber Music played in the beautiful castles of Bellinzona

4 July

Swiss National Championship Rowing

Location: Lucerne – Rotsee

The Swiss national rowing championships will be held on Lake Rotsee.

Enjoy the incomparable atmosphere of the world’s most natural rowing arena.

10 July – 12 July

Rowing World Cup

Location: Lucerne – Rotsee

The regatta on Lucerne’s Rotsee is a spectacular sportevent with a fantastic atmosphere

6 July  – 13.30 hrs-14.45 hrs

Segway

Location: Andermatt

Drive through the beautiful nature with the Segway

Register 1 day before with Tourist Office in Andermatt

12 July  – 10.00 hrs -16.00 hrs

Market on the mountain pass Oberalp

Location: Oberalp Pass

1 week later if weather is bad

Local farmer products for sale

14 July – 18 July

Theater Festival Territori

Location: Bellinzona

A number of performances do not require Italian language capabilites and

can be followed by anyone independant of their language capabilities

See list here

17 July – 25 July

Blue Balls Festival

Location: Lucerne

9 days, 120 events, 100,000 visitors. Over the last 22 years, the Blue Balls Festival has grown into one of Switzerland’s largest and most renowned music and arts festivals.

See impressions here

23 July – 09 August

Circus Knie

Location: Lucerne

No time indicated

Tickets Tel:  0900 800 800 (CHF 1.19/min., Landline)

24 July – 26 July

Bellinzona Beatles Days

Location: Bellinzona

25 July (Saturday) – 20.00 hrs

Gässlifestival

Location: Realp

August 2014:

28 June – 20 September Glaciers of the world Location: Gletschergarten (Glacier garden) Lucerne
28 June – 18 October 10:00 hrs – 18:00 hrs Swiss Museum of Transport (Verkehrshaus) Water moves Location: Lucerne

28 June – 22 NovemberPainting from Füssli, Böcklin and Rondinone Location: Lucerne 28 June – 31 August

Oberalp Openair Express From Andermatt over the Operalp pass to Disentis and back by train Travel Time: 3 hours Start Time: 12:27 hrs

28 June – 30 November Richard Wagner Museum: Steadfast and upstanding             Location: Lucerne

9 May – 25 October

Galapagos

Location: Luzern

8 August 13:00hrs – 22:00 hrs

Holi Gaudy – colour your day

Location: Emmen

14 August – 13 September

Lucerne Festival

Location: Lucerne

Nestled on idyllic Lake Lucerne in one of the world’s most beautiful Old Towns, every year the city becomes a meeting place for leading performers from all over the globe – famous orchestras, legendary conductors, virtuoso soloists – who convene to celebrate a festival of sound

Of course there are many more activities you can do such as taking the boat across the lake Lucerne, etc. Just see the references list below.

References:

Calendar of Events: Lucerne

MySwitzerland Events

If I missed an exiting event on one of the week-ends during summer please

contact me at petepalme@gmail.com

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