Caprices Festival 2020 postponed to September over Coronavirus fears: 17-Year Anniversary in Switzerland Winner of the DJ Awards ‘Best International Festival 2018’ is back for a massive 17th edition. Caprices festival returns to Switzerland’s stunning Crans-Montana resort. In-house party MDRNTY is also celebrating its 11th year. To mark the festivities, there are going to be brand new […]Caprices Festival 2020 Crans-Montana, Switzerland Crans-Montana Switzerland
Winner of the DJ Awards ‘Best International Festival 2018’ is back for a massive 17th edition. Caprices festival returns to Switzerland’s stunning Crans-Montana resort. In-house party MDRNTY is also celebrating its 11th year. To mark the festivities, there are going to be brand new stages and a massive lineup of epic artists.
2018’s ‘Best International Festival’ winner is back in Switzerland’s Crans-Montana with the best names in house, minimal and techno
The first phase line-up features a carefully curated group of over 20 local and international artists. Popular techno and underground house artists such as Seth Troxler, Black Coffee, Sven Vath and Marcel Dettmann are among the first wave of talent; with more yet to be announced.
The party will hit the slopes during the day and continue on into the night. Stages will be set up at the bottom and top of the slopes so you can pack in all the action!
The 2020 edition was due to be held from April 17 to 19 and April 24 to 26, 2020 in Switzerland. Due to the growing spread of the Coronavirus (Covid-19) the event will be postponed and will take place from September 18 to 20 and September 25 to 27, 2020.⠀ ⠀
Caprices is the ultimate winter paradise, offering a truly memorable musical and cultural experience. Caprices Festival will transform the stunning Swiss French resort of Crans-Montana in the Valais mountains into a veritable temple of electronic music.
The event organizers decided to postpone the 2020 edition of Caprices over Coronavirus fears to September: September 18 to 20 and September 25 to 27, 2020.⠀ ⠀
2019 saw minimal masters including Edward, Raresh, Ricardo Villalobos and Margaret Dygas. The MDRNTY stage also welcomed house and techno tastemakers; including some of Ibiza’s biggest stars. Seth Troxler, Black Coffee, Jamie Jones and Peggy Gou as part of the action.
MDRNTY entertained those with a taste of spiritual deep house. Desert Shaman Bedouin joined by Behrouz, Audiofly and Blond:Ish. As well as MOON welcomed global techno heavyweights Pan-Pot, DVS1, Marcel Dettmann and Len Faki.
Closoing off 2019 was the iconic set from Sven Väth, with Fabe and trio Apollnia closing out the final party in style.
To get to Crans-Montana by train check out the site route to Sierre Train Station.
Once you get to Sierre Train Station head to the Montana station where a free shuttle will take you to the entrance of the Festival. Expect and 1 hour 45 min trip from Lausanne.
To get to Crans-Montana by car head on the A9 motorway and take the “Sierre-Ouest” exit. Then follow the sign “Crans-Montana” (15 km, about 25 minutes from the exit). Aprrox 1 hour and 30 mins from Lausanne.
Caprice Festival is located at the Crans-Montana Resort. A range of accommodation options in and around the resort are available and can be found below. You can also explore a range of travel packages.
The resort itself boasts a broad selection of eateries ranging from mountain huts to award-winning restaurants, numerous boutiques and shops, a wellness centre and a variety of entertainment including:
– 140km of pistes
– 100,000m² snowpark
– Illuminated ice skating rink
– Eco museum
For event tickets and more information head to www.caprices.ch
The next edition of Caprices Festival will take place from September 18 to 20 and September 25 to 27, 2020.⠀ ⠀
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