International Snow-Art-Festival Kunstwege | Vias d'art Pontresina 2021
Bella Figura

Bella Figura - Art Trails 21 | 22

17 Dec. 2021 - February 2022

Bella Figura - Art Trails 21 | 22

A winter exhibition on the Via Maistra with magical sculptures made of snow. Seven teams from CAN, DNK, ESP, FRA, MEX, USA and SUI take part in the international Pontresina Snow-Art Festival.

Via Maistra Pontresina

Teams at work from 12.12.

Opening: 17.12.21, 17.00, in front of the Kulturzent-rum Rondo Pontresina

Free admission

The Robber Hotzenplotz

Thursday, 30 Dec. 2021

The Robber Hotzenplotz

The most notorious robber of all time is on the loose! The classic children's book by Otfried Preussler with lots of wordplay, clever songs and a good dose of suspense promises an unforgettable musical experience for the whole family.

Rondo Cultural Centre Pontresina

17.00 h

Admission Fr. 38.-/ Fr. 30.-*


Dialect, from 5 years

Long live the Chalandamarz

Tuesday, 1 March 2022

Long live the Chalandamarz

Lecture by Elvira Pünchera about the cultural roots of the Chalandamarz. Traditional lunch, this year new at the Sporthotel. A convivial occasion with memories of school days, country music and typical dishes.

Sporthotel Pontresina

Lecture: 11.30 a.m.

Lunch: 12.15 p.m. to 2.00 p.m.

Registration Sporthotel: 081 838 94 00

Flyer Chalandamarz with route of custom

The Broken Pitcher

Thursday, 21 April 2022

The Broken Pitcher

The famous comedy by Heinrich von Kleist is performed exclusively on the Rondo stage in a production by the Theater des Kantons Zürich, which celebrates its 50th anniversary this year.

Rondo Cultural Centre Pontresina

7.30 pm

Admission : Fr. 25.-/Fr. 15.-*


Il lung viadi

Sunday, 24 April 2022

Il lung viadi

Children's concert with new songs from the "lung viadi" project by and with Martin Bezzola and Ursina Giger. Concert on the Rondo stage with the participation of school and kindergarten choirs from the Engadine.

Rondo Cultural Centre Pontresina

4 p.m., doors open at 3 p.m.

Admission Fr. 15.-, children free

No reservations

Welcome to the Talvo

Friday, 24 June 2022

Welcome to the Talvo

A cultural evening in private Engadine houses, this time with a reading by Franz Hohler, music by Corin Curschellas with La Triada and the grandiose theatre production of "Piz Palü". An experience for the eye, ear, heart and palate.

7.00 p.m., meeting point to be announced.

Breaks: Snacks rumauntschs

Limited number of seats

Reservation compulsory:

Admission: Fr. 35.-/ 18.-*

Origen as guest in Pontresina

Friday, 22 July

Saturday, 23 July

Origen as guest in Pontresina

COMPLET - Origen's Choralschola sings the monastic evening prayer at the end of the day.

LAUDES - Origen's Choralschola sings Gregorian chants at the dawn of the day.

Church of Sta. Maria

on 22.07.22 at 21.00 hrs.

on 23.07.22 at 05.30 a.m.


Reservation compulsory

Origen as guest in Pontresina

Tuesday, 2 Aug.

Origen as guest in Pontresina

SCHUBERTS SALON - Origen takes you on a journey into the salon world of Romanticism. A poetic evening dedicated to Schubert, with songs, choral works and scenery.

Schubert's Salon: Hotel Kronenhof, 8.30 p.m.

Admission Fr. 80.- /40.-*

Reservation compulsory

Origen as guest in Pontresina

Tuesday, 9 Aug.

Origen as guest in Pontresina

MESSE VILLAGEOISE - Origen's male ensemble interprets Schubert's romantic "German Mass" and the rarely heard "Messe Villageoise" (Village Mass) by Friedrich von Flotow.

Church of San Nicolò, 8.30 pm

Admission Fr. 70.- /35.-*

Reservation compulsory

Mushrooms in the Engadine

Friday, 12 Aug. 2022

Mushrooms in the Engadine

Retired mushroom expert Men "Funghi" Bisaz talks about his fascination for the mushrooms in our forests. An inspiration for both experienced collectors and those who want to become one.

Sela culturela Pontresina

8.30 pm

Admission Fr. 15.- / 8.-*

Change of perspective

20 Aug. to 17 Sept. 2022

Change of perspective

The artists Rahel and Hongsoo open their temporary studio for discussion, courses, kids' workshops and art appreciation. A crossover programme with a prelude, an original performance of "Lost and Found", show-cooking and joint activities will create an exchange of cultures and encounters with locals.

Atelier San Nicolò, Via Maistra, Cultural Centre Rondo Pontresina

Starting times in the programme

Chestnut Fest

Friday, 30 Sept. 2022


The Castagnata traditionally takes place at Alp Nouva Morteratsch. A cosy get-together with music, singing, food and drink.

Show cheese dairy Morteratsch

from 17.00 h

Marroni à discrétion


Entertainment for children