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Alpine cheese market and cow racing

On Sunday, 16 October 2022, the popular Alp-chäsmarkt will take place on Alp Tannenboden on the Flumserberg. The unique nationwide cow race will take place again this year. For all the little visitors there will be a mini cow race on bouncing cows.


  • Alp Tannenboden
    8898 Flumserberg

Traditional event against a magnificent Alpine backdrop


When: What:
10.00 o'clock Start of the Flumserberg alpine cheese market
11.00 o'clock Opening with the Schällnerclub Flumserberg and opening of the betting office
12.30 o'clock Presentation racing team
13.00 o'clock Performance ChueLee
15.00 o'clock Start cow racing "Attention, ready, MUUH...!"
afterwards Award ceremony and performance by ChueLee
15.30 o'clock Settlement of bets in the betting office and cosy end in the Kuhrennbar

As part of the Alpine Cheese Market, the cheese loaves of the Flumserberg Alpine Ducks will be presented at the "Sennästube", as they are every year. From 10.00 a.m. the alpine cheese will be offered for tasting and sale. Also on site are various market stalls with other regional products and handicrafts.

Between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m., marvel at the skills of Kevin Bless in chainsaw carving, and at 11.30 a.m. experience the quaintness of traditional cheese-making in an entertaining and exciting way. The traditional cheese maker will show you how cheese was made in Heidi's day and will also be happy to answer any questions.
For the little guests there is a mini clock race on bouncing cows and many other attractions.

Mild, tangy, fiery: cheese for every taste

Visitors will be informed about the Alps at the beautifully decorated stalls and can taste and buy Alpine cheeses to their heart's content. From mild varieties to special versions with chilli or wild garlic, there is something for every cheese taste. A large playground also awaits the younger guests. 

The event will take place in all weathers.
In case of bad weather, a heated marquee is available. You can eat and drink
either at the food and drink stalls or in the Sennästube restaurant.


Heidiland Tourism SA
Tourist office Flumserberg
Flumserbergstrasse 196
8898 Flumserberg Tannenboden
T +41 81 720 18 18

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