Event not to be missed

Balthasar Burkhard - MASI Lugano
From 10th June to 30th September 2018
The Museo d’arte della Svizzera italiana in Lugano is dedicating a monographic exhibition to the Swiss photographer and artist Balthasar Burkhard.
The exhibition shows the full chronology of Burkhard’s career, from his early works at the end of the 1960s: mainly photographs of a documentary nature to the vast natural and urban landscapes of the beginning of the new century.  

LongLake - Lugano
From 28th June to 1st August 2018
A wide ranging programme, almost completely free of charge that really suits all tastes. For a month of great outdoor entertainment enjoy the street artists, concerts, perfomances and family events. 

Lugano Buskers Festival - Lugano
From 18th to 22nd July 2018
The street artists’ Festival which is an apparent delirium of freaks, artists, egos and musicians assembling and disassembling in an artistic harmony of beauty and fullness.

National Holiday - Lugano
1st August 2018
On August 1st. the lake becomes the stage of the brightest show of the year. To commemorate the birth of the Confederation the most splendid fireworks are shot. Show subject to weather conditions.