03.05.2024 - 12.05.2024 BEA

Switzerland’s most diverse social event provides visitors with opportunities to enjoy and indulge combined with traditional and innovative experiences.

With 300,000 visitors, 1,000 exhibitors, 600 animals and 60 food venues, BEA is one of Switzerland’s most popular spring events for both adults and children. Its main feature has not changed since its premiere in 1951. The lively cultural heritage of Bern and the surrounding region is introduced to visitors throughout the exhibition and its numerous shows.

With a shopping paradise for home and garden items, a program of niche and folk sports, animal parades, a petting zoo, cooking shows, wine tastings and the legendary amusement park, the exhibition grounds offer visitors a fascinating variety of experiences. At BEA, tradition meets sustainability and innovation, both in the exhibition area and at the many workshops.

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