Experience Winter Magic! Events in Château-d’Oex Await
Experience Winter Magic! Events in Château-d’Oex Await

Experience Winter Magic! Events in Château-d’Oex Await

Winter Events and Chateau d'Oex

Winter times rythms with snow times! But there is much more things to enjoy than ski in Switzerland. Your Swiss DMC Watch and Cow prepeared you a short presentation of the best of Winter Events and Chateau d’Oex, a typical swiss village peacefull region.

Hot air balloon festival, a unique event

Soar into the heart of the Swiss Alps and witness a impressive spectacle of colors at the International Balloon Festival of Château-d’Oex. This aerial festival takes flight every year in January. Over 70 hot air balloons from around the globe will grace the skies. They transforms the picturesque landscapes into a vibrant tapestry of hues.

Beyond the enchanting aerial displays, the festival offers a captivating array of activities for all ages. You will meet local artisans directly showcasing their handcrafted creations, savor delectable treats from regional vendors.

Passionate about hot air balloon? At Watch and Cow we can organise a breathtaking balloon flight, gliding above snow-capped peaks and valleys. You will witness the artistry and precision of balloon pilots navigate the air, showcasing their passion for this unique form of exploration.

Interested in aerial adventures?

Chateau d'Oex region, the traditional region

Nestled amidst the majestic peaks of the Swiss Alps, Château-d’Oex is a haven for winter enthusiasts and nature lovers. The region is just a world of enchantment. As you explore the charming villages, each with its unique character, you will feel the real peacefulness of Switzerland.

In Rougemont, step back in time as you wander through its picturesque streets, lined with traditional wooden chalets and quaint boutiques. The village’s rich culinary heritage will fit perfetly the cozy ambiance of local restaurants.

Gstaad: a worldwide-known ski resort renowned for its luxurious accommodations, elegant boutiques, and vibrant après-ski scene.


We have plenty of unique activities for summer!

A unique moment in Basel's winter

Prepare to be swept away by the infectious energy of Basel’s Carnival, a vibrant celebration that transforms the city into a kaleidoscope of colors, music, and revelry. From February 20th to 25th, 2024, the streets come alive with a mesmerizing spectacle of parades, masked figures, and traditional Guggenmusik bands. (Swiss traditional music band, that only parade during this period of the year)

You will walk in the streets with a magical glow, and admire the intricate costumes of the masked figures, each with their own unique story to tell.

As the confetti rain down and the music fills the air, let the vibrant spirit of Basel’s Carnival carry you away, creating unforgettable memories that will linger long after the festivities have ceased.

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