Top Events

in the event destination Arosa

Arosa is a proud host of many top events during the winter as well as during the summer season! Our happenings take place on the mountain, in the village and on the lake. Browse through the numerous events and find your personal highlight.
Züri West | © Ellen Mathys

Dialect Festival

4 to 7 October 2018

The 1st Dialect Festival in Arosa and Lenzerheide gave the dialect culture with all its facets a new platform. Swiss artists from different genres performed in the Grisons holiday destination. Among others, there were two exclusive book launches and a concert by the currently most successful Swiss dialect band Züri West. We are already looking forward to the next edition.

Audi FIS Ski Cross World Cup

11 December 2018 (bad weather 12 December 2018)

In December 2018 the Ski Cross Season starts the Audi FIS Ski Cross World Cup Cross Alps Tour. During 15 days there will be six World Coup events in four different destinations. The Cross Alps Tour promises an unprecedented start of the Ski Cross World Cup.

To the Ski Cross World Cup

Arosa Humorfestival

6 to 16 December 2018

Enjoy snow and comedy on over 2,000 metres above sea level and visit the Comedy Festival during the pre-Christmas snow covered mountain ambiance of Arosa. It is the biggest comedy and cabaret festival in Switzerland with international and national artists.

to the Humorfestival
Ice Snow Football | © Nina Mattli

Arosa IceSnowFootball

9 to 11 January 2019

Once again former football stars meet in Arosa for the unofficial Snow Football World Cup in January. At the extraordinary tournament on snow and ice football pros present their skills and challenge each other on the backdrop of our stunning mountain scenery.

To the IceSnowFootball
Swiss Snow Walk Run | © Nina Mattli

Swiss Snow Walk & Run

12 January 2019  

Do you love to go for a run or meet up with a group to go for a walk during the winter season? In this case, the Swiss Snow Walk & Run is the ideal event for you. Enjoy a great run in the Arosa mountains and relish the support of spectators along the route.

To the Swiss Snow Walk & Run
Pferderennen | © Nina Mattli

Horse Races on Snow

13 and 20 January 2019 (bad weather 27 January 2019)

We all know horse races. But have you already seen a race on a frozen lake? This is a whole different starting point, a completely different terrain with totally different temperatures. Horses as well as their jockeys are eagerly looking forward to this event and offer visitors an extraordinary race experience.

To the Horse Races
Musikfestival | © Nina Mattli

Arosa Classic Festival

January until April 2019

Academy, Classic, Jazz and Rock are present at the Arosa Music Festival. Young and talented musicians work with experienced and established ensembles. Be enchanted by these combinations and enjoy the various concerts.


To the Classic Festival
GaySkiWeek | © Nina Mattli

Arosa Gay Ski Week

19 to 26 January 2019

Seven days of winter fun with pure pleasure and relaxation. The best snowboarding conditions, plenty of sunny days and over 600 participants make this gay ski week one of the most famous and popular one in Europe. A motley and colourful week is guaranteed.

To the Gay Ski Week
Electronica | © Nina Mattli

Arosa Electronica

17 to 24 March 2019

During eight days Arosa becomes the mecca for electronic music fans and snow sports lovers. Numerous top DJs perform in various locations and keep the mountain moving.

To Electronica
Logo farbig Arosa Lenzerheide | © Nina Mattli

Live is Life Music Festival

5 to 7 April 2019

LIVE is LIFE is a new winter festival which consists of many small and personal concerts. Away from the monstrous stages and shows, back to the first row and right into your heart.

To Live is Life

Hörnli Trail Hunt

9 to 11 August 2019

In 2018 the mountain bike scene meets again in Arosa. The “Hörnli Trail Hung” is the second of three destination races, after the “Schnitzeljagd” (scavenger hunt) in Sölden and before the “Knödeljagd” in Val Gardena. In Arosa the mountain bikers challenge each other at the fight for the “Hörnli”.

To the Hörnli Trail Hunt

Arosa ClassicCar

29 August to 1 September 2019

Throughout the last years the international hill climb race has become a famous event across the Swiss border. It offers many highlights on and off the race track. Old, time-honoured, classic cars ascent from Langwies to Arosa on a 7.8-km long track with over 76 curves. A spectacle for riders and spectators.

To the ClassicCar

Discover Arosa

During the winter and the summer season there are plenty of happenings in Arosa! The mountains, the village and the lake offer unlimited options. Browse through the numerous topics and find your favourite activity.