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Summer of Culture Grindelwald

Various small events will take place in Grindelwald in the summer of 2021. Get an overview.

Experience the Cultural Summer in Grindelwald and visit various performances in the areas of comedy, live music and more. The focus is on small artists who will be given a "small stage" in Grindelwald this summer. 

Music section

31 July, 07 August & 14 August Daniel Kandlbauer live: solo & unplugged

Place: Hotel Belvedere

Daniel Kandlbauer will play 2 sets on each of the following days

18:30 - 19:15
21:00 - 21:45

Admission is free. However, the performances are exclusively for hotel and restaurant guests. A reservation in the restaurant is therefore necessary.

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1. August Ländlerkompass

Place: Parkhotel Schönegg

Time: 19 pm

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7 August Keoni's Afternoon

Place: Keoni's Lounge & Café, Dorfstrasse 95

Time: 4pm - 8pm

Live Music with Lt Slam & His mighty baddrum

Bar and BBQ from the smoker

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08 August Folk music

Place: Hotel Kirchbühl

Time: 4 pm

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12 September Chinderchörli

Place: Hotel Kirchbühl

Time: 4 - 5 pm

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14 August Day Dance @ the g

Place: Hotel Gletscherschlucht

Time: 2 - 7 pm

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August, September, October Music

Place: Eiger Lodge

Time: tba

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Comedy section

30 July Duo Oropax "Wasser-Fest" Comedy Openair

Place: Hellbach open-air swimming pool

Time: 8.30 pm

Advance booking: Grindelwald Tourism; Hellbach open-air swimming pool; just-smile-grindelwald.ch

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1 August Captain Torto visits the youth hostel

Location: Grindelwald Youth Hostel 

Time: 8 pm

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06 August Comedian duo "mir zwe" Comedy Openair

Place: EIGER+ Nordwandplatz

Time: 20.00

Advance booking: Grindelwald Tourism; just-smile-grindelwald.ch

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11 August Appenzeller World Tour

Place: Summer Spectacle on the Pfingstegg

Time: 7 pm

Advance booking: Grindelwald Tourism; Pfingsteggbahn; just-smile-grindelwald.ch

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Section various culture

01 July - 12 August Summer Sunset Cinema

Place: EIGER+ North Face Square

Price: Free of charge


Thursday, July 1, 2021
5:45 «Pokémon Detective Pikachu»
7:45 «Head Full of Honey»

Thursday, July 22, 2021
5:45 «The Secret Garden»
7:45 «Identity Thief»

Thursday, July 29, 2021
5:45 «Mein Name ist Eugen»
7:45 «Die göttliche Ordnung»

Wednesday, August 04, 2021
5:45 «Jim Knopf & Luke the Engine Driver»
7:45 «Green Book»

Thursday, August 12, 2021
5:45 «Bigfoot Junior»
7:45 «127 Hours»

The films are shown in German with English subtitles, with the exception of: Mein Name ist Eugen, Die göttliche Ordnung.

22. & 29. JULI / 05. & 12. AUGUST EIFACH DONSCHTIG

Place: Terrace Cafe 3692

Time: Evening

  • 29.07.2021 eifach donnschtig - eifach Biergeschichten - with Nordwandbräu -Steffen and Marco bring their beer and stories from the brewer's life. Flyer
  • 05.08.2021 eifach donnschtig - eifach Grindelwald Geschichten - with Heinz Stettler - stories around and about Grindelwald and its inhabitants. Flyer
  • 12.08.2021 eifach donnschtig - eifach Honig - with beekeeper Peter Roth - stories from the apiary and the experiences of a beekeeper. Flyer

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29 July Reading with Heinz Stettler

Place: Parkhotel Schönegg 

Time: 6 pm

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30 July - 01 August Röstizza Festival

Place: Hotel Gletscherschlucht

Time: 11.30 to 11 pm / Sunday until 7 pm


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04 August & 21 August Reading with Dres Balmer

Dres Balmer likes to be on the road, experiencing various ways of life and the world on his bicycle. This results in radio broadcasts, reports for the printed press, but also travel books. At the Belvedere, he will read from his book «Around the Black Sea» and from his latest «Querpass».

Place: Hotel Belvedere
2 readings
4 August at 17:00
and 21 August at 21:00
Please note that Dres Balmer gives his readings in high German.

Entrance: CHF 10 per person. 

Limited seats. Buy tickets online: https://shop.e-guma.ch/hotel-belvedere-grindelwald/en/events

Free for our hotel guests. Reservation required: hotel@belvedere-grindelwald.ch

9 - 12 August StreetART with Queenkong Switzerland

Place: Garage hotel Gletscherschlucht

Time: Morning till evening

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9 & 10 September CINE g Openair Cinema

Place: Hotel Gletscherschlucht

Time: 6 p.m. to 11 p.m.

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16/17 & 18 September CINE g Openair Cinema

Place: Hotel Gletscherschlucht

Time: 6 p.m. to 11 p.m.

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20 October Fondue&Fullmoon

Place: Brätelstelle Hotel Gletscherschlucht

Time: 7 - 11 pm

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July to September 100 years first ascent Mittellegigrat

  • July to September Lights on the Mittellegigrat
  • Special exhibition in the Grindelwald Museum of Local History from 15 August

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