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Season Opening Weekend 2021

Saturday 1 and Sunday 2 May - Season Opening Weekend 2021

The launch party for the new 2021 season begins on Saturday, with various activities at the Fiore di pietra and alphorn performances by the unmissable Corni dal Generus kicking off at 10.30 AM. The à la carte and self-service restaurant will be open, serving a range of delicious foods.

Sunday 2 May is all about art, with the opening of the exhibition ‘EvE Carcan – Art for the Global Goals’, appearing in Ticino for the first time, created by photographer Patricia Carpani and painter Claudia Cantoni. The artists have chosen eight of the exhibition’s seventeen works inspired by the UN 2030 Agenda on sustainability, focusing in particular on social and environmental issues.

The restaurant à la carte and the self-service will again be open, serving a range of delicious foods.

All guests travelling to the summit during the weekend will be able to enter a prize draw: first prize is a season ticket for the Monte Generoso Railway, second prize is a pole from the original Ferrovia Monte Generoso, and third prize is a return ticket on the cograilway from Capolago to the summit.

Half-price tickets for the opening weekend:

  • Adults:   CHF 34.00
  • Seniors:   CHF 30.00
  • Youths 6-15:   CHF 22.50
  • Children 0-5:   free

Good to know! Clean Up Day
On Sunday 2 May a group of volunteers from the Summit Foundation in Vevey will seek to raise awareness among day-trippers and visitors by clearing rubbish from the Path of the Planets and the trails that lead from the Fiore di pietra to the summit and viewpoint. 


  • OPENING Sat... Sun: 10:30
  • CATEGORIES Local festivals