Federal Festival of Traditional Music
The Federal Festival of Traditional Music will take place from Thursday, 19 September to Sunday, 22 September. This is the second time that Valais has hosted the event, the first being the Martigny edition in 1987. Some 1,500 musicians and 80,000 spectators are set to enjoy this typically Swiss festival in the heart of the Valais Alps. The Sunday procession will be broadcast live on 22 September on a choice of Swiss TV channels.