World Snow Festival
General information about the festival
During 5 days the teams work on their sculptures from 8.00 am to 5.00 pm. You can watch the teams at work until the sculpture is finished. In the ski resort Männlichen, teams ork daily from 9.00 am to 4.00 pm to creat the impressive sculptures from snow.
Grindelwald Bärplatz & Eiger+ Square
The different teams build 12 snow sculptures.
10 teams from 10 different nations.
This year's motto is "mountains".
How much is the entrance fee?
The procedure of the festival:
Monday, 18 - Friday, 22 January 2021
Daily work on the sculptures on Bärplatz and Eiger+ Nordwandplatz in front of the sports centre in Grindelwald. Day after day, from Monday to Friday, the teams work on their sculptures from around 8.00 to 17.00 hrs, which you can admire during this time.
Take the chance and win a great prize! Visit the sculptures and choose, from Thursday on, for your favourite. The drawing of the winners will take place on Friday.
Every day the Ski Resort teams will work on your sculptures on males. The teams work from around 9.00 to 16.00 hours to create the impressive shapes from just snow and ice.
Friday, 22 January 2021
18.00 - Closing ceremony: Announcement of the rankings and prize distribution on the Eiger+ north face. Followed by a mulled wine party and a colourful display of the sculptures on Bärplatz and Eiger+ Nordwandplatz.
Saturday, 23 January 2021
18.00 - A colourful presentation of the finished sculptures. Come by and admire the sculptures, they won't stand forever!