Farmers' horse racing, on a grassy field between Schwarzenburg and Steinhus in canton Fribourg.
There are many races which are quite spectacular, the best part is probably chariots and wagon racing, between 12 noon and 2:30 pm. Food & drink for sale in tents, or bring a picnic, there is plenty of grass to sit on.
The event starts at 9:30 & takes place between Schwarzenburg and Steinhus. Car park is Fr 4,-- entrance Fr 9,-- children Fr 4,-- (Maximum 2 children charged per family, after all this is a Catholic canton) Nearest train stations are 1.5 km from Schwarzenburg or about 2 km from Lanzenhäusern. Dogs must be kept on the leash.
The weather forecast follows for Schwarzenburg on Sunday 4th October, http://www.meteocentrale.ch/de/europ...81/#2015-10-04
With bad weather it will take place 7 days later on Sunday 11th October, the web page states you can telephone Information on 1600 /2
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- Sorry, this year I will be in UK on holiday.