Events & News

It might seem a bit unfair, but Wengen has a lot more to offer than „only” the beauty of nature. The charming little village is not only a sunny spot in the Bernese Oberland, but also host to centuries-old traditions. Below you will find some selected events that we warmly recommend to all our guests, including one of the most important sporting events in Switzerland: The world famous Lauberhorn race.

Gourmet-Rally Wengen

A culinary journey through Wengen’s gastronomy: Enjoy a diverse 4-course surprise menu in four different Wengen restaurants and let yourself be pampered. The Gourmet Rally offers you the opportunity to sample various delicacies from Wengen’s chefs. Follow the link for more information.

12.–14. January 2024

94th International Lauberhorn Race

Since 1930, the Lauberhorn Race in January has been a fixed part of the skiing calendar. The downhill is not only the longest but also the fastest in the world: Against a paradisiacal mountain backdrop, the athletes race towards the finish at speeds of up to 160 kilometers per hour. An unforgettable public festival for young and old alike!

18.–21. January 2024

Inferno Race

The largest amateur race in the global skiing sport is held in Wengen. It was initiated by ski enthusiasts from Britain in 1928. Since then, hundreds of snow enthusiasts participate in the (friendly) competition year after year. The course covers nearly fifteen highly varied (including flat and even ascending) kilometers of slopes from Schilthorn to Lauterbrunnen.

Banquet and Festive Occasions

A special room for a special occasion. The historic hall gives your meeting a warm and cordial backdrop — not to mention the picturesque view. Celebrate your big days at Hotel Schönegg!