The World Band Festival Lucerne made its debut at the Lucerne Culture and Congress Center in 1999. Since then, Lucerne has hosted wind ensembles performing at the highest level, in addition to classical, jazz and pop music. The world's best big bands, brass bands, symphonic wind ensembles as well as soloists and conductors will meet at the Lucerne Culture and Congress Center for the World Band Festival. Audience interest has continued to grow year after year, surging to approximately 17,000 visitors and achieving the status of the "largest and foremost music festival for wind ensembles in Europe" in terms of artistic level, the variety of represented nations as well as the number of visitors.
For all, who would like to try something new and exciting, Mountainboarden is just the thing:The cable car Rinderberg will take individuals, families, clubs or companies to the local mountain of Zweisimmen. From the middle station the "Mountainboarder" are enjoying the descent across the beautiful landscape down to the valley. After several attempts there is no limit to fun!At the bottom station Rinderberg a guide will give first instructions. After safety equipment has been handed out, people can have a first attempt at riding on short, easy stretches. The speed is determined by using the brake holding in the hand.Duration: 2-3 hoursMeeting Point: 1p.m. at bottom station Rinderberg Price per person includes material, protective equipment, transport and guideThe event will take place come rain or shine. The organiser reserves the right to cancel the event if too few reservations are received.Individual booking Like to take a ride on the mountainboard on another day or would like to come in a group, with friends or colleagues? Choose your date and book individually!After detailed instruction, ride in a guided group of six people or more (individuals and smaller numbers will be joined up with other groups). • Flyer mountainboard Rinderberg • Form to register
Puppet theater in french:In a retirement home, Mathilde is turning 102 years old and prepares to blow out her last candle. Life has turned into a burden for this being inhabited by the strong desire to last beyond any deadline. You might think she´s a mummy. But she holds out against all odds waiting for a long-lost love.
Between 1.30 and 2 hours of visit and observation by means of diverse instruments compulsory Registrations with the Tourist information office. Plan warm clothes. RDV from the FunicularAdults : CHF 26.- / Child (from 6 to 15 years) : CHF 19.-The visit is maintained by bad weather