The Settimane Musicali di Ascona, with its rich programme of symphony concerts, chamber music evenings and single instrument recitals, has come to represent, over the last seventy years, the most important classical music festival in the Italian-speaking part of Switzerland. The world's most renowned artists have visited Ascona at least once, with many others returning several time.
The concerts take place in the picturesque setting of the churches Collegio Papio in Ascona and San Francesco in Locarno.
A rich buffet with saison delicacies at our La Fontana Ristorante & Bar
Every Sunday, 12.00 to 2.30 pm (Holidays excluded)
Adults CHF 58. Children up to 4 years free of charge. 5 to 11 years 50% discount
Hot drinks included
The Ascona-Locarno Run represents a unique occasion for visiting the region of Lake Maggiore in its stunning scenery as it takes on its vivid autumn colours.
Suggestive places such as the Piazza Grande in Locarno – starting point – and the famous lakefront promenade of Ascona will be part of the race. Participants may choose among the contests of Marathon, Half Marathon, 10km distance and Kids Run, according to their own physical conditions and actual abilities.