From the Farnham Youth choir singing Bach and Rutter to a concert by Klangform Vienne called “Frankenstein is coming!” cellists playing from the Berlin Philharmonic, to free music being performed in venues and open spaces around Sion, there’s a rich and varied programme on offer at the Sion festival 2019. It opens today, the 16th […]
The National cow-fighting Final of the “Hérens” breed of cow will take place on Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th May at the Pra Bardy Arena (this is a site just above Sion). Shuttle buses will be provided on both days to the venue from outside Sion railway station. See here for details. A discount is offered […]
There will be a big Easter market in the old town of Sion on Easter Friday, the 29th April 2019 from 08:00 – 17:00. Over 200 exhibitors will be present. So, far the weather forecast is looking fine and sunny for Friday so it should be a good day out for all the family. Also, […]
One of Sion’s biggest annual events (Carnival) is just around the corner however, there are other events happening in February in and around the town. Sion Tourist Office publishes a printed “Agenda of Events” each month and this can be picked up at the Tourist Office itself or viewed as pdf online. Click here for February […]
There will be a Christmas potluck dinner Meetup on Sat 15th December from 18:00 in Vex near Sion. This event is organised by the Valais English Club. Music, food, and more! For full details, click here.