Ballenberg Swiss Wrestling
16.04.2023, Hofstetten b. Brienz
Swiss wrestling in the loveliest of settings: The Brienz Wrestling Section invites you..
Traditional Swiss wrestling has become a new favourite sport for the Swiss. At Ballenberg, in a lovely setting, this down-to-earth sport can be watched close-up. The Ballenberg-Schwinget is the first ---"Schwingfest" of the season and therefore especially popular with the major players of traditional Swiss wrestling. The strong sportsmen fight it out on the meadow in front of the Farmhouse from Madiswil BE (321) following all the "Hosenlupf" rules.
To celebrate the day, the regular entrance tickets on the "Ballenberg Trouser-hold Wrestling" day are available for a special price:
Adults CHF 18.00
Children (from 6th – 16th birthday) CHF 7.00
Guests with a special concession, an online ticket or a gift voucher for one entry may redeem them, however they are not entitled to a refund of the price difference.
The tickets for the wrestling festival can only be bought on the actual day of the "Ballenberg Swiss Wrestling" at the Ballenberg entrance desk.
It’s not possible to reserve seats. Early arrival recommended. If there is bad weather the Wrestling Festival could be cancelled. If this is the case, up-to-date information about the event can be obtained on Saturday, 15th April 2023 from 16.00 hrs at www.ballenberg.ch or by calling the telephone number 1600.
Information about the event
Date / Period
09:00 - 18:00
Meeting point / Venue
Ballenberg, Freilichtmuseum der Schweiz
3858 Hofstetten b. Brienz