The "Bénichon" of Châtel-St-Denis is a traditional popular and gastronomical festival that commemorates the end of the harvest, the descent of the cows to their winter pastures and the begin of the winter time.
The "Bénichon" of Châtel-St-Denis takes place on the 3rd Sunday of October.
Enjoy the tradition!
From 16th to 18th october 2020
19:00 : Match aux cartes at the "Grand'Ours"
16:30 : Afterwork at the "Grand’Ours"
09:00-16:00: Traditionnal Market
From 16:00: Opening of the "Grand'Ours"
11:00: Welcome and dance of the town councillors with music animations.
15:00: Great Procession - with cows, floats contests, alpshorn bands, etc ...
Big funfair on the "Grand-Clos" place during the whole week-end !
Sponsoring 2018-2019-2020 :
Genoud B. Sàrl
Serrurerie - Machines agricoles
Route de la Broye 55
|Entrance to the procession||10.- CHF|