Top events

Top events in Obwalden at a glance. Sports, car and culture devotees are well served in the Sarneraa valley when it comes to events.

[Translate to English:] Top Events in Obwalden

Telemark World Cup Melchsee-Frutt

27 January - 29 January 2023

The best Telemark skiers meet each other at Melchsee-Frutt. Join the event and cheer them at the disciplines Classic and Parallel Sprint.

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OiO - Oldtimer in Obwalden

27 - 28 May 2023

The popular classic car event will once again be a guest in Obwalden on Whitsun weekend. There will again be numerous oldtimer cars with different vintages, colours and brands in Sarnen.

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Rowing Regatta

1 - 2 June 2024

With around 1300 boats in 110 races, the national rowing regatta on the Sarnersee is quantitatively the largest Swiss rowing regatta with an international flair.

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erstKlassik am Sarnersee

11 - 19 June 2023

The chamber music festival "Erstklassik am Sarnersee" will once again bring a variety of classical concerts to various venues around the idyllic lake of Sarnen.

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Folk Culture Festival Obwald

28 June - 2 July 2023

Obwald shows the interplay of different cultures between Obwalden, other cantons and countries. The festival stands for the own and the foreign, for similarities and differences.

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Seenachtsfest Lungern

31 July 2023

Festival with big firework above lake Lungern

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Sarnersee Run

1 September 2024

The half marathon in the heart of Switzerland takes you around Lake Sarnen - against a breathtaking Alpine backdrop. For those who find the 21.1 km too long, the 10 km run or the 5 km fun run offer a suitable alternative.

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UrRock Festival

7 - 9 November 2024

3 days of Rock in Obwalden

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