Events Summer 2019

The top-class cultural and sporting events provide highlights in the summer calendar of events in the Engadin St. Moritz region. Let yourself be inspired by the varied event programme with numerous highlights on unique occasions.

4.7.2019 – 4.8.2019

Jazz back at its origins: in the club. Experience stars of national and international jazz up close.

International artists turn the legendary Dracula Club into one of the hotspots for fans of jazz music. The Round Midnight concerts take place in the Sunnybar in the Kulm Hotel. And the Sunday open-air stage at “Hauser” rounds off the programme. The festival was founded in 2007 by Christian Jott Jenny and Rolf Sachs.


5.07.2019 – 7.7.2019

The British Classic Car Meeting St. Moritz is the elegant highlight for friends of classic cars from Great Britain. It combines elegance and class in the Engadine Alpine world.

Since 1994 the 200 classic cars of the brands Rolls-Royce, Bentley, Aston Martin & Lagonda, Jaguar & Daimler, Austin-Healey & Healey have been meeting every year in July in St. Moritz for excursions, regularity tests (rally) and “Concours d´Elégance”. In the “Open Class”, a limited number of classic cars of other British brands built up to 1960 are admitted by invitation to the British Classic Car Meeting St. Moritz.


20.7.2019 and 27.7.2019

Attractive routes in a unique alpine landscape – you can expect a running spectacle in a class of its own. There are twelve exciting competitions to choose from in the disciplines of trail running, running and hiking.

The ultimate Irontrail T88 is regarded as the supreme discipline par excellence. Challenge yourself with world-class athletes or simply indulge in the joy of running and the beauty of nature. Enjoy the overwhelming atmosphere that only the Swissalpine Irontrail can offer.


26.7.2019 – 28.7.2019

The longest table in the Alps is used for eating, drinking, laughing, singing, dancing and celebrating. A large culinary offer and lots of music leave nothing to be desired.

On the last weekend of July of each year, a colourfully mixed bunch of locals and outsiders eat together in St. Moritz at a 400-metre-long Swiss stone pine table that runs right through the pedestrian zone.

“Tavolata” is the name of the FOOD & MUSIC FESTIVAL and will take place for the seventh time this year.

27.7.209 – 10.8.2019

World class in the Engadine. The Engadin Festival offers ten classical concerts of the finest quality.

The churches and hotels in St. Moritz, Zuoz, Pontresina, Samedan, La Punt, Celerina and Sils Maria will be filled with the finest classical sounds.

The festival was founded in 1941 and will be held for the 79th time next summer. Experience world-class artists up close and personal in a very personal and beautiful setting.

1.8.2019 – 4.8.2019

The show jumping sport in St. Moritz enjoys a long tradition. The 24th Summer Concours Hippique St. Moritz will take place from August 1st to August 4th. This event is intended to appeal to participants and spectators who appreciate a familiar environment.

The exams will be held in categories of B 75 / B 85 / BR 90, R/N 100, 120 and two Derby.
There are very attractive prizes. Enjoy four days of exciting jumping in the unique surroundings of the Upper Engadine!


With breathtaking mountain scenery and deep blue lakes one of the most beautiful runs in the world! 25 km sporting challenge or 11 km short distance from Sils or Pontresina to Samedan.

The Engadine summer run starts in Sils and leads past six deep blue Upper Engadine lakes to the finish in Samedan. Most of the route runs on natural roads and has a minimum height difference of 200m. Teams of 3 can register in the Companies & Teams category and experience team spirit combined with a sporting challenge.

21.8.2019 – 25.8.2019

For the 42nd time the Engadin Surf Marathon for windsurfers and kitesurfers takes place on the Silvaplanersee.

Experience the oldest windsurfing regatta in the world, the “Engadin Surf Marathon” in the context of the Engadin wind.

The world’s best athletes from the windsurfing, kitesurfing and sailing sports compete against each other in teams.

23.8.2019 – 25.8.2019

The eighth edition of the Passione Engadina also features significant innovations. As the epitome of the Italian way of life from tradition, taste and style, it brings historical automobiles manufactured exclusively in Italy to St. Moritz.

Passione Engadina 2019 is dedicated to Lamborghini, partner of this event in the Engadine for the second time. A unique engine weekend with classic cars of all Italian makes that will bring colour to the Engadine from 23 to 25 August 2019. A maximum of 100 vintage cars built by 1989 will be admitted to the meeting, all of them Italian brands.

20.9.2019 – 22.9.2019

From 20 to 22 September, the Bernina Gran Turismo event follows on from the historic St. Moritz Automobile Weeks of 1929 and 1930.

Classic racing and sports cars from the pre-war and post-war periods, right up to the early 1980s, can take part in the mountain race on the specially cordoned off road at the Bernina Pass. The technical acceptance of the vehicles will take place on Friday, 20 September, in front of the Forum Paracelsus in St. Moritz Bad. The vehicles will then be on display in front of the Kempinski Grand Hotel des Bains from 9.30 a.m. to 2 p.m. before setting off for the Bernina Pass.