January Montreux Jib Festival
Winter is in full swing and even if the snow does not always reach the centre of Montreux, it matters little as the Montreux Jib Festival is in town, bringing with it 300 m³ of snow to the Montreux covered market.
April Cully Jazz Festival
The most intimate of Switzerland's big jazz festivals. Every spring, for nine days, the Cully Jazz Festival transforms the charming winemaking township into a jazz mecca.
Place de l’Hôtel-de-Ville 2 Case postale 138
Tel. +41 (0)21 799 99 00
Fax +41 (0)21 799 99 01
April Golden Award of Montreux
Created in 1989, the Golden Award of Montreux is an international festival devoted to the world of publicity and multimedia. For three days, during the month of April, the festival offers an exhaustive panorama of advertising creativity from around the world.
Tel. +41 (0)21 966 55 53
April Montreux Choral Festival
A unique musical competition without constraints, the Montreux Choral Festival makes it a point of honour to give all types of choirs a chance, allowing them the freedom to select the programmes they prefer.
Grand'Rue 92 Case postale 1526
1820 Montreux 1
Tel. +41 (0)21 966 55 50
Fax +41 (0)21 966 55 69
With the return of the lovely month of May, ANIMAI can be found for five days in the Jardin du Rivage. The festival is aimed mainly at children and their parents, and at adolescents and young adults from Vevey and its nearby areas.
Animation jeunesse Grande Place 5
Tel. +41 (0)21 925 53 57
Fax +41 (0)21 925 53 59
May L'Epesses nouveau en fête
Every year, at the same time, during the first Saturday in May, the winemakers of Epesses and neighbouring communities take pleasure in inviting you for the whole day to discover their new vintage at Epesses.
La Cornallaz Ch. du Mont 11
Tel. +41 (0)79 417 99 39
May Vaud's "open cellars"
During the Vaud's "open cellars" period, the Lavaux winemakers welcome the public throughout these two exceptional days, letting it discover or rediscover a region rich in tradition and feelings.
August-September Offenbach Festival in Saint-Saphorin
The Offenbach Festival in St-Saphorin – A music and wine festival inviting the general public to an unlikely meeting between lyrical and winegrowing culture, set in the decorative surroundings of Lavaux and its terraced vineyards, classified as a World Heritage of Humanity.
Chemin de la Poste
Tel. +41 (0)21 921 48 72
July Montreux Jazz Festival
Created in 1967 by Claude Nobs, over the years the Montreux Jazz Festival has become the undeniable rallying point for music lovers from Switzerland and abroad.
Avenue Claude Nobs 5
Tel. +41 (0)21 966 44 44
Fax +41 (0)21 966 44 33
June Cully Classique
Cully Classique is above all a place, as it is indeed the beautiful town of Cully and the Lavaux region – recently classified as a UNESCO World Heritage site – that inspired the creation of this convivial and friendly festival.
Rue du Temple 23 Case postale 105
Tel. +41 (0)21 311 02 29
Fax +41 (0)21 311 02 29