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Farmers Horse Racing Festival. Bauernpferderennen
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04.10.2015
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City/Town: Schwarzenburg, FR
Event Type: Other
Meeting Point: Steinhaus, Schwarzenburg Canton Fribourg

http://www.bauernpferderennen.ch/

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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Re: Farmers Horse Racing Festival. Bauernpferderennen

The event is held in the country, about halfway between Steinhaus and Schwarzenburg, on the Bernstrasse.

http://map.search.ch/Schwarzenburg,B...9m&y=896m&z=64
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