FROM 29 JUNE TILL 14 JULY the world famous Montreux Jazz Festival takes place from 29th June until 14th of July 2019.
Steeped in the history of rock, the program also features jazz heavyweights, delicate folk, and new R&B, hip-hop, and electronic sensations.
Some of the big names include Elton John and Sting.
The big performances take place in indoor venues throughout the city and tickets may be sold out for many, but don’t despair there is a whole programme of outdoor concerts, which are free.
From 29 June to 13 July 2019, festival-goers will enjoy an array of over 300 concerts, DJ sets, and workshops! Two new venues are making their entrance this year: the Liszto Club – two-story fusion of the Strobe Klub and Lisztomania – and the Terrasse ibis MUSIC.
For the full programme of FREE events –– click here. Take the train to Montreux and soak up the atmosphere as you enjoy the free open-air concerts in what must be one of the most stunning places on earth. The vibe is amazing, take along children, dogs and enjoy some celebrity spotting.
From 28 June till 13 July
Transport: Trains from Geneva via Lausanne to Montreux and return, plus one direct bus line from Montreux at 2:00am.
Food: For food and drink options, click here: