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Grape harvest festival

This festival takes place in the village of Praz in September.

Grape Harvest Festival in the Vully
Grape Harvest Festival in the Vully. © rawkingphoto.ch
  • Place
    • Praz

Concerts, processions as well as different activities are organized on Saturday and Sunday in order to celebrate the grape-harvest.

2.30 pm: start of the festival
4.30 pm: procession with the participation of local brass bands and societies.
Evening: friendly atmosphere and each society offers delicious food at its stand.

10.30 am: ecumenical celebration in the heart of the festival, in the Château Burnier in Praz (or in the Maison de Paroisse in Môtier in case of bad weather)
11.15 am: Aperitif offered by Vully Tourisme (in Amont le Ruz) and formal part with award ceremony
2.00 pm: procession, with the participation of local brass bands and societies

  • Free admission to the festival
    Glass of the festival
    • CHF 6.-
  • Shuttle Bus (for Saturday)
    One-way ticket
    • CHF 7.-
  • Return ticket
    • CHF 14.-
Good to know
Good to know
    • We recommend you to visit Grape Harvest Festival by taking the public transport provided by the TPF.
    • The access to Sugiez is possible via the train line S20/21. Then, the bus line n°530 connects Sugiez station to Lugnorre. This line is reinforced on the Saturday with a shuttle bus between Murten and Avenches, in order to easily access the festival.
    • NEW : A night bus will run from Sugiez station to Gurmels and Fribourg at 3:00 am!
    • No official parking is provided.
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