Zermatt is fully dedicated to Swiss tradition when the Folklore Festival transforms the village into a colourful, cheerful backdrop for costumes, dances and music. The highlight is the large parade along the Bahnhofstrasse where around 1,000 participants make part of it.
10.30 am Yodel mass in the church
11.30 am Opening of the food & drink stands and animation
01.30 pm Parade: Bahnhofplatz - Bahnhofstrasse - passing the Kirchplatz - Kirchbrücke - Steinmattstrasse - Obere Matten
03.00 pm Presentation of the groups at the festival grounds & church