Alpine Wrestling and Herdsman Festival June 24

The Alpine Wrestling and Herdsman Festival of Schwarzsee takes again place at its original place on June 24th, 2018.

The wrestling festival, set in the unique Schwarzsee natural landscape, is the only prize-licensed alpine wrestling competition in South-West-Switzerland, where different language and culture regions can meet.

The festival is organized by the wresting clubs of Sense and Fribourg. Approximately 4,000 spectators are expected to visit the festival. Apart from the wrestling, there is a lot of folklore and there are performances of the yodel club. Additionally you can try your strength in stone pushing.


Schwingklub Sense
Mauron Erich
1716 Plaffeien

Advance booking
+41 26 412 13 13

The pre-sale of standseats is managed by Schwarzsee Tourism and starts in March.

Tickets for seats on the lawn and standing tickets can be bought on Sunday morning at the events cash desk.


Chair on a stand, numbered: CHF 40.– Sold out
Bench on a stand, numbered: CHF 27.–

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