The portal for a lively Walchwil
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Federal celebration

Datum: 01. August 2024, 17:30 | Ort: Schulhaus Oeltrotten

The municipal council, the cultural commission and the village associations cordially invite you to celebrate the bank holidays together.

Thursday, 1 August 2024

on the Oeltrotten school playground with play activities for children and a festive banquet for everyone!


The programme

5.30 pm
"Service for the homeland" in the Catholic parish church

18.30 hrs
Start of the festive event with the "Just for Fun Country-Rock Band"

18.30 to 19.30
Aperitif offered by the municipality of Walchwil

From 19.00 hrs
Roast from the smoker, large salad buffet and other offers

20.00 to 20.15
Bell ringing

20.15 to 20.25
Bärgtrychler with welcome by Stefan Hermann, mayor of the municipality

20.25 to 20.35
Alphorn group "Echo vo de Bärenegg"

20.35 to 20.50
Traditional dance group Walchwil

20.50 to 20.55
Announcement by keynote speaker Stefan Hermann, Mayor of Walchwil

20.55 to 21.15
Ceremonial address by Dr Marco Jorio, historian

21.15 to 21.30
Edelweiss yodelling club

21.30 to 21.50
Walchwil Music Society

21.50 to 22.00
Anthem Walchwil Music Society

22.00 to 22.10
Alphorn group "Echo vo de Bärenegg"

22.10 to 24.00
Closing with the "Just for Fun Country-Rock Band"

The event will be held outdoors in all weathers.

Please note that fireworks are strictly prohibited on the school grounds during the 1st August celebrations.