Culinary events

OCTOBER 16-22, 2017

St. Gallen: October 12-22

The 75th edition of Switzerland’s largest agricultural fair starts this week and runs until October 22. The events features demonstrations and stands related to food, local produce and agriculture in Switzerland.

Trüelete Twann
Twann, Bern: October 20-22

Along the shores of Lake Biel/Bienne, you can participate in the annual wine festival in Twann. This 3-day event include culinary specialties, local wines, music and children’s activities. For more information, check out the full program (in German).

Vinothek Viniterra in Twann, Switzerland

Cheese Festival 
Luzern: October 21

At the Kapellplatz in Luzern this weekend, you can attend the 12th annual Käsefest — the largest cheese market in Central Swtizerland. From 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Saturday, you will find over 20 Swiss cheese producers presenting over 250 different kinds of cheese. Free admission.

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Käsefest Luzern. Source: cheese-festival

This list represents my personal suggestions for culinary events all over Switzerland. These can include food festivals, outdoor markets, cooking workshops, meals and more. If you have an event for me to consider for this list, please don’t hesitate to contact me.

And, for a complete calendar of culinary events throughout the year, I recommend visiting