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75th Upper Valais Tambour and Piper Festival 17 - 19 June 2016

From 17 to 19 June, the 75th Upper Valais Tambour Piper Festival will be taking place in Saas-Grund with over 1,200 active participants. For three whole days, Saas-Grund will be filled with the sound of drums and pipes, people in picturesque uniforms and traditional dress, and many more musical and culinary delights. Enjoy the sights and sounds of this special event!

Friday, 17 June 2016 - “Mountain Tattoo” evening of musical entertainment

  • Moosalp Highlands bagpipers’ society
  • Edelweiss Erschmatt tambour society
  • Tambour society Visperterminen
  • Drums2Streets
  • Matten music society
  • Red Hot Chili Pipers
  • Solo entertainer Walter Keller


Saturday, 18 June 2016 - Competitions and evening entertainment

  • Competitions
  • Evening entertainment from:
  • Enzian music society, Saas-Grund
  • Eintracht traditional music society, Saas-Grund
  • Grubenalp tambour and piper society, Saas-Balen
  • Mattmark music society, Saas-Almagell
  • Musik der alten Zeit traditional music society, Saas-Fee
  • Ahnenstolz tambour and piper society, Ausserberg
  • Special live performance from Steirerbluat 

Sunday, 19 June 2016 - Official ceremony and parade

  • Converging marches
  • Ceremony
  • Festival parade
  • Award ceremony
  • Entertainment from Power Joe

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