Major events

2015.09 - Fribourg Magical Journeys through Fribourg

19.09 - 31.10.2015
In Autumn, the historic old town of Fribourg and the Auge neighbourhood in particular are transformed into a magical world for few weeks.

2015.10 - Fribourg International Guitar Festival Fribourg

01 - 10.10.2015
From guitar to Sitar, discover the guitar with all its facets!
World, classical, experimental, flamenco or folk? let yourselves be tempted!

2015.10 - Fribourg Fribourg Trade Fair

09 - 18.10.2015
Fribourg Trade Fair presents more than 200 exhibitors from Fribourg

2015.10 - Fribourg Lied Festival

The Festival will take place in Fribourg 4 times in the year.

2015.10 - Fribourg FriScènes

19. - 25.10.2015
FriScènes 2015 is to see at the College of Gambach and Le Nouveau Monde!

2015.10 - Fribourg Retro-Technica

24. - 25.10.2015
23rd technical exchange in Forum Fribourg.

2015.10 Fribourg Fribug

29.10 - 6.12.2015
The satiric review of Fribourg is back this autumn and will perform at the collège de Gambach with "Yavhé, Dieu et tout le Tral'Allah" !

2015.10 - Fribourg Circus Knie

29.10 - 01.11.2015
It is time again for the Circus! The Circus Knie is on tour in Switzerland and stops in Fribourg!

2015.10 - Fribourg Race Murten-Fribourg

Race which takes place on the first Sunday of October. This great classic brings together around 10'000 participants every year.

2015.11 - Fribourg Better life trade fair

13 - 15.11.2015
Better life is life! The Well-being Fair takes place every year in Forum Fribourg.

2015.11 - Fribourg Festivins

21. - 22.11.2015
The 16th edition of Festivins the wine trade fair will take place in Belfaux.

2015.12 - Fribourg Advent Concerts

December in the Church of Villars-sur-Glâne

2015.12 - Fribourg Fribourg Opera

31.12.2015 - 17.01.2016 
Fribourg Opera is one of the major musical events in Fribourg and present this year: "Carlotta ou La Vatican" of Dominique Gesseney-Rappo.

2015.12 - Fribourg Saint Nicholas

Every year during the first weekend of December, the canton of Fribourg honours its patron saint, Saint Nicholas with a special celebration.

2015.12 - Fribourg St-Nicholas' Musical Rendez-Vous.

St-Nicolas' Musical Rendez-Vous in the Franciscan Monastery and the St-Michael's Church.

2015.12 - Fribourg The magic way to the feast of the Epiphany

12.2015 - 06.01.2016
Discover the creation of the famous Fribourg artist Hubert Audriaz.

2015.12 - Marly Jean-Tinguely Memorials

The 21st edition of the international tournament of the young hockey players will be held at the ice rink Jean Tingluely in Marly.

2016.02 - Fribourg International Dog Show

One of the biggest International Dog Show of Switzerland with more than 4‘000 dogs from all over Europe.

2016.02 - Fribourg The traditional Fribourg's Carnival

05 - 09.02.2016
The parade: on Sunday in the old town of Fribourg

2016.03 - Fribourg Chicks Fribourg

05.03 - 10.04.2016
Exhibition in the Natural History Museum

2016.03 - Fribourg Fribourg International Film Festival

12 - 19.03 2016
The 30th edition of FIFF: Flying the Flag of Freedom!

2016.03 - Fribourg Oldtimer & Teilemarkt

41st international market of vehicles of collection the most important of Switzerland

2016.03 - Fribourg Tour of Lake Pérolles

the Triathlon Fribourg organizes its traditional "Tour of Lake Pérolles" for the 35th consecutive time.

2016.03-Fribourg Piccolos International Tournament of Fribourg

The Piccolos International Tournament of Fribourg has become an inescapable event in the field of Fribourg hockey.

2016.05 - Fribourg Corpus Christi

In Fribourg, in both the city and the countryside, Corpus Christi is a big celebration. Altars are set up on elaborately decorated altars of repose.

2016.05 - Fribourg La Motta Lido

05.2016 - 09.2016
La Motta outdoor swimming pool is open from May until September.

2016.05 - Fribourg Le Port de Fribourg

Mai - September 2016
This summer lay back in the new relaxation zone nearby the river Sarine in the old town of Fribourg, a space with café-restaurant, garden and a stage for concerts!

2016.05 - Fribourg The Dance Party

13 - 13.05.2016
The Dance Festival is held each year in Fribourg and all over Switzerland . Hip Hop, Tango, contemporary dance or folk dances... join the party and choose your style!

2016.05 - Fribourg The Museums' night in Fribourg

Discover and visit various museums of Fribourg during the night.

2016.06 - Fribourg Belluard Bollwerk International

23.06 - 02.07.2016
Belluard Bollwerk International is held every year in early summer in Fribourg.

2016.06 - Fribourg Feast and clearance sale of the Romont Street

The feast and clearance sale of the Romont Street take place every year in the beginning of the summer!

2016.06 - Fribourg Fribourg-Plage

Enjoy and relax in this cosy place during the summer! A beach in the city, how amazing!

2016.06 - Fribourg half marathon Fribourg

The half marathon Fribourg offers an attractive route of 21,1 km for the big satisfaction of the runners!

2016.06 - Fribourg Music Day

It is Summer time and the Music Day!

2016.06 - Fribourg The BerGiBike Race

Do not miss the Moutain Bike race of Fribourg! BerGiBike is a race open to all! As every year the race starts in Fribourg and ends in Bulle passing the beautiful Prealps of Fribourg!

2016.06 - Fribourg the feast of Pérolles

03 - 04.06.2016
The feast of Perolles take place every year in June.

2016.07 - Fribourg International Festival of Sacred Music of Fribourg

02 - 10.07.2016
International Festival of Sacred Music of Fribourg is one of the important classical music meeting in Switzerland.

2016.07 - Fribourg Les Georges Festival

The festival consists of five music evenings and proposes a big range between pop, rock, song, electronic musics and jazz, presenting local and Swiss groups, but also international names!

2016.07 - Fribourg Open-Air Cinema Fribourg

21.07 - 22.08.2016
Enjoy unforgettable evenings with lasting memories in the Belluard-Bollwerk.

2016.08 - Fribourg International Folklore Festival

16. - 21.08.2016
In August of each year the streets of Fribourg are buzzing with folklore groups from across the globe.

2016.08 - Fribourg National day celebration and 1st of August Brunch

The 1st August feast will take place in the old town, in the area of Neuveville, near the school.

2016.09 - Fribourg Festival of the traditional breweries

The festival of homemade beers invites you to come and taste the beers of the region of Fribourg at the Georges-Python Square!

2016.09 - Fribourg International festival of organ music Fribourg

The 19th international festival of organ music Fribourg


2016.09 - Fribourg The European Heritage Days

Discover the hidden cultural inheritance of Fribourg during the European Heritage Days.

2016.09 - Fribourg The week of Mobility

Different activities will mark the Mobility Week in Fribourg.

2016.11 - Corminboeuf bédémania

04. - 06.11.2016
The international comics festival is held every 2 years in Fribourg.



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