Huge Swiss wine show evacuated as storms hit Vevey

Huge Swiss wine show evacuated as storms hit Vevey

The daily spectacle that forms the centrepiece of the Fête des Vignerons in Vevey was cancelled mid-show on Thursday night as violent storms threatened the area.

Basel Tattoo: What you need to know about Switzerland’s biggest military music festival

Basel Tattoo: What you need to know about Switzerland’s biggest military music festival

Triennial festival kicks off in Zurich

Triennial festival kicks off in Zurich

Zurich Film Festival enters final weekend with Johnny Depp as guest of honour

Zurich Film Festival enters final weekend with Johnny Depp as guest of honour

Seven great summer music festivals in Switzerland

Seven great summer music festivals in Switzerland

Where to enjoy carnival in Switzerland this year

Where to enjoy carnival in Switzerland this year

Elton John to play Montreux Jazz Festival as part of farewell tour

Elton John to play Montreux Jazz Festival as part of farewell tour

Ten brilliant Swiss traditions to experience this autumn

Ten brilliant Swiss traditions to experience this autumn

IN PICS: Swiss wrestling and stone throwing at Unspunnen

IN PICS: Swiss wrestling and stone throwing at Unspunnen

Badenfahrt 2017: Swiss spa town hosts party of the decade

Badenfahrt 2017: Swiss spa town hosts party of the decade

Pet Shop Boys and Tom Jones play Montreux Jazz this summer

Pet Shop Boys and Tom Jones play Montreux Jazz this summer

Stadium plans revealed for once-in-a-generation Swiss wine festival

Stadium plans revealed for once-in-a-generation Swiss wine festival

Five unmissable on-piste music festivals in Switzerland this spring

Five unmissable on-piste music festivals in Switzerland this spring

All you need to know about Geneva’s Escalade festival

All you need to know about Geneva’s Escalade festival

Outcry after ‘neo-Nazi’ music festival held on Swiss soil

Outcry after ‘neo-Nazi’ music festival held on Swiss soil

Six reasons Switzerland isn’t as boring as you might think

Six reasons Switzerland isn’t as boring as you might think

Nestlé’s birthday bash ruffles festival feathers

Nestlé’s birthday bash ruffles festival feathers

Tickets on sale for Montreux Jazz 50th birthday bash

Tickets on sale for Montreux Jazz 50th birthday bash

British bands follow Muse to Nyon’s Paléo

British bands follow Muse to Nyon’s Paléo

Food trucks rapped over dubious hygiene

Food trucks rapped over dubious hygiene

Calm Paléo festival sees decrease in crime

Calm Paléo festival sees decrease in crime

Sun brings Montreux festivalgoers out in force

Sun brings Montreux festivalgoers out in force

Avenches fends off rain with undercover solution

Avenches fends off rain with undercover solution

Fribourg Jazz Parade officially bankrupt

Fribourg Jazz Parade officially bankrupt

Street Parade revellers keep quiet for baby birds

Street Parade revellers keep quiet for baby birds

Montreux Jazz Festival debuts live streaming

Montreux Jazz Festival debuts live streaming

Networking record set at Montreux media festival

Networking record set at Montreux media festival

Six super reasons to visit Bern this weekend

Six super reasons to visit Bern this weekend

Expat butcher stages British sausage fest

Expat butcher stages British sausage fest