This event ideally starts the season to be lived outdoors. It’s an opportunity that gives rise to many forms of entertainment, especially or families; Easter hunts, markets, handicrafts laboratories and fun performances.
This event is the best way to get to know the local cuisine and the different restaurants of the Lugano area: from the grotti to the most typical restaurants. Menus include delicious kilometer zero products accompanied by the best wines.
Proffix Swiss Bike Cup, International MTB Race XCO C1
One of the most important Swiss appointments for walking and Nordic walking fans. Different itineraries (from 7.0 to 18.7 km), several secondary activities, a lot of sport and fun for everyone: here's a way to be healthy and have a different day, in movement! For runners: Brè City Trail (competition,18.7 km and 700 m climb).
Per la prima volta quest’anno i Samsung Open presented by Cornèr si terranno a Lugano.
Fair of holistic well-being of natural medicine and ethical living.
This festival, devoted to the what is best in the Ticinese gourmet scenario, is composed of several unforgettable evenings, during which
the Top Chefs of the region encounter international starred chefs in the most prestigious and luxury locations of Ticino.
Three evenings of music with the emerging bands from the Italian side of Switzerland.
This event permits the public at large to get to know wine producers,
their secrets and their passion for the production of quality wines and to indulge in a bit of wine tasting of the brands that elevate the Canton of Ticino to a land of wine-making excellence.
An event that is synonymous to enthusiasm, solidarity, health, friendship and well-being. An appointment that is not to be missed by the people of Lugano and visitors. This is a great week-end even for families and sports fans.
Good music and fine food: these are the two most appreciated characteristics of Breganzona Estate. A unique festival that since 21 years brings joy and amusement to the people.
Probably the nicest Trail Running in Europe!
The first musical evenings will open in the historical centre of Caslano and then continue on the main stage of Piazza Lago. The village will magically turn into the house of blues, where to dance into the night.
The many appointments of the Ceresio Summer Festival will be held in the churches, in the most suggestive halls and in the most magical places of the Lugano area. One can expect a season featuring performances of particular artistic intensity.
Free classical music season
40th edition. Many international Jazz and “World Music” musicians will be on stage in Piazza della Riforma for numerous free concerts. In recent years, Miles Davis, Ray Charles and Noa have enchanted the Estival public.
The street artists’ Festival which is an apparent delirium of freaks, artists, egos and musicians assembling and disassembling in an artistic harmony of beauty and fullness.
In the village on the shores of Lake Ceresio, which was elected Switzerland’s most lovely village, a rich musical festival comes to life. With its musical notes and atmosphere, the event further enhances the splendid surrounding landscape.
A convention to admire the techniques of skin incision which reproduce fashinating and timeless decorative motifs, whose roots are founded in the tribal art, enella body-art and in the lifestyle and aesthetics of the '900.
To close the summer with a bang, Blues to Bop will liven up the centre of Lugano and Morcote, Switzerland’s most beautiful village, with extraordinary musical performances. The event is free, with original musical proposals half way between traditional and innovative.
In 2018, Lugano is going to be the Swiss capital of food and wine: a remarkable local festival which will involve all the excellence of the Canton Ticino.
The run of hope is an event which is celebrated in several countries in the world in favour of cancer research.
After the great success of past editions, the Lugano PasSteggia food and wine tour returns on the lakefront of Lugano, with many interesting news.
A Swiss event, which in its Luganese leg takes place between the city centre and the Arbòstora woods. It’s a challenge between the best bicycle, e-bike and Mountainbike athletes that’s bound to become a thrilling event to watch.
Enjoy three days in the world of “talking balloons”. Imagination, fun and art are the focus of these encounters for collectors and for all those visitors wishing to get to know the fascinating universe of heroes and mythological characters.
The only women’s race in the South of Switzerland … in Lugano!
A riot of tastes and colours, where the wish to celebrate the beginning of the autumn season in the company of friends in front of a good glass of wine and tasty local gastronomical products is always enticing.
56th edition of the Autumn Fair of Lugano
A traditional event in Bern arrives in the city with the onion as a protagonist in countless versions. Bernese gastronomic specialties with typical music.
Swiss International Holiday Exhibition.
This important event of the Travel Sector gives the great public of travellers the chance to become acquainted with the most magnificent
destinations and resorts on the five continents, international tour operators and different kinds of tourist services.
Christmas in Lugano starts with the lighting of the tree in Riforma Square. From that moment, the heart of the city becomes a bright village, bestowing opportunities for entertainment, musical performances, a market and surprises until the Epiphany.
The only fair in Italian speaking Switzerland dedicated to chocolate, its history, production and processing.
Art Exhibition Area