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2016.01 - Murten Murten - Festival of lights

11th - 22th January 2017
During 12 days the old town of Murten is going to turn into a lighting spectacle of superlatives. The artistic productions on buildings, in the streets and on the towers of the town will immerse the visitors into a mysterious and magic world.

2016.03 – Muntelier Easter Egg Hunt

27th March once again Children can look for Easter eggs and chocolate eggs on the area Centre Löwenberg. A highlight for the whole family!

2016.04 - Murten The Lake Murten slowUp

April 24th, 2016
32km of human powered mobility: cycling, skating, skate boarding, hiking, running, skipping or jumping. The Lake Murten slowUp is a car free dream and will be excellent fun for the entire family!

2016.11 - Le Vully Vully Blues Festival

On the 4th & 5th November 2016, 15 European and American Blues bands will perform inside the wine cellars of Praz.

2016.11 - Münchenwiler Christmas market at the Castle Münchenwiler

25th of November 2016
Self-made, self-conceived, preserves. Put yourself in a festive atmosphere and walk through the courtyard and the idyllic christmas market. Enjoy the offer in the castle bar or a Raclette in the parish hall.

2016.11 - Murten Murten on Ice

November 3th, 2016 - February 12th, 2017
A winter delight for everbody! The mobile ice rink is situated at the entry of the old town and provides a charming atmosphere for sportive and culinary experiences.

2016.11 - Murten St Martin's Market

2th November 2016
Every year on the first Wednesday in November the traditional St Martin's Market takes place in the old town of Murten. Everywhere in the streets it smells of onion tart, hot chestnut and raclette.

2016.11 - Murten Truffle Market

19st & 20nd November 2016
Truffle lovers will have the possibility to taste and buy fresh truffle and all sorts of products made of truffles. In the marquee you can eat truffle risotto, truffle sausage and a lot more.

2016.12 - Mur Weihnachchts Markt in Mur

11th December 2016
Christmas Market with different stands, animations, carousel and Santa Claus.

2016.12 - Murten Christmas Market

Murten’s/Morat's Christmas Market, from 9 to 11 December 2016, is a three day twinkling time for Christmas in Murten’s/Morat’s medieval town.

2017.03 - Kerzers Kerzers run

18th of March 2017
Every 3rd Saturday in March running enthusiast of all ages and ability meet to participate in the first big spring run of the year.

2017.03 - Murten Carnival

3th - 6th of March 2017
Everyone in the region knows Murten Carnival takes over the old town for three days and nights of partying.

2017.03 - Murten Concert series at Hotel Murten

March - April 2017
The concert series celebrated at Hotel Murten offers always a fascinating programme with well-known and not so famous musicians.

2017.04 - Kerzers Schlager-Night Kerzers

15th April 2017
The big "Schlager-Night" - an event that brings great artists to Kerzers. They sing about strong feelings, the mountains, the wonderful homeland, the longing for far-away places and a lot more.

2017.05 - Morat Surfclassic

12th - 14th May 2017
Slalomraces, Freestyle Competition and more. Beachvolley, party with live bands and good atmosphere – these are the Surfclassics in Murten

2017.05 - Murten Flea market

13th May, 10th June, 8th July, 12th August, 9th September
Month of May until September 2017 – The flea market takes place every second Saturday of each month in the old town of Murten.

2017.05 - Murten May market

7th of May 2017
What would Murten be without its traditional May market? Enjoy the spring atmosphere in our beautiful oldtown when the retailers and other suppliers present their goods in the streets of Murten. We are looking forward to seeing you!

2017.06 - Le Vully Open cellars in Le Vully

From June 2nd to 4th, 2017, open cellars in "le Vully"

2017.06 - Le Vully The Vully gourmet path

June 24th, 2017
Culinary walk through the Vully wineyards.

2017.06 - Murten Shoot of Murten

25th of June 2017
The historical shoot of Murten on the "Bodemünzi"

2017.06 - Murten Youth Festival "Solennität"

22nd June 2017
The Youth Festival commemorates the 1476 Battle of Morat/Murten. The colorful Youth Festival features many activities and the finely decorated city fountains.

2017.07 - Le Vully Balade Gourmande de Vully-les-Lacs

17th July 2016
The promenade for gourmands on the Vully is a walk through the wineyards.

2017.07 - Murten Lake crossing

23rd July 2017
The lake crossing (distance 3,0 km) from Meyriez to Motier: only for trained swimmers!

2017.07/08 - Murten Open-Air Cinema

5th July - 9th August 2017
Enjoy the open-air program in a historical scenery in the moat of Murten.

2017.08 - Avenches Avenches Tattoo

31 august - 2 september 2017
The AVENCHES TATTOO is an international festival of music, song and dance that brings together close to 500 musicians, both military and civilian, from all over Europe.

2017.08 - Avenches (VD) Rock Oz'Arènes

9th - 13th August 2017
Rock Oz'Arènes has long been called the smallest of the bigger festivals, but don't let that put you off.

2017.08 - Le Vully Vullyrun-Halfmarathon in Vully

26th August 2017
The "VullyRun" is a half-marathon which uses the vineyards ways belonging to the Vaud and Fribourg. An amazing sportive event to do!

2017.08 - Murten 1st August-Party

As usual, heaven over Murten is going to be colored and enlightened.

2017.08 - Murten City Party

11th - 12th August 2017
Also this year is the traditional annual Murten City Party a social and cultural event-highlight. As always, guests get delicacies in the main street. Different presentations and games are arranged for entertainment and fun.

2017.08 - Murten Murten Classics

13th of August - 3th of September 2017
Classical music festival in the medieval market town of Murten.

2017.09 - Murten Seeland-Triathlon

9th September 2017
The SWISS International Seeland-Triathlon in Murten.

2017.10 - Murten-Freiburg Race Murten-Fribourg

1st October 2017
Race which takes place on the first Sunday of October. This great classic brings together around 8'000 participants every year.

2018.09 - Murten Night of delights

13th September 2018
A unique experience! Night of delights: See - Feel - Hear - Enjoy.

2018.09 - Murten Panorama ceramic

1st and 2nd September 2018
Murten presents you a panorama of contemporary ceramic work.





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