Jul 1, 2021 - Nov 7, 2021
Morges 1 - Fête et Festival
Along Lake Geneva on the Igor-Stravinsky quay, between the Temple and the Parc de Vertou, the Dahlias promenade extends over more than one and a half kilometres. It is in this enchanting setting that about 2,250 dahlias have been planted, which compete in beauty from July to October.
To celebrate this anniversary, the "Morges Fleur du Léman Association", which organises the festival, has planned a number of events from July to October
° The exhibition-sale will be highlighted by Marie Thüler, a painter
From July to October - Morges Bay
° Official vernissage
Tuesday 6th July at 5pm
° Monsieur Jardinier, RTS broadcast
Sunday 11th July from 6am to 9am
° Weekend tartar "Coup de Cœur" by Michel (formerly Veranda - Camping de Morges)
Saturday 10th and Sunday 11th July
° Theatrical show for all audiences " Mystères ".
Wednesday 14th July at 4.30 pm at the Casino de Morges
No registration, free donation at the end
More information on : www.leslents.ch/mysteres
° Drawing classes with Marie Thüler
Wednesday afternoons 28.07, 04.08, 11.08, 18.08 from 4pm to 5pm and from 5:15pm to 6:15pm
Price: CHF 20.00 (of which CHF 5.00 goes to Morges Fleur du Léman)
For children from 7 to 15 years old
More information on the artist: www.art-itude.ch
° Swiss National Day: flag throwing and alphorn
Saturday 31st July from 2.30 pm
Alphorn by the group "Echo du Bois-Rond" and flag throwing
Free of charge
More information on: www.echoduboiron.ch
° "Le Livre sur les Quais"
From 3rd to 5th September
more information on www.lelivresurlesquais.ch
° Barrel organs
Sunday 12th September from 10 am to 4 pm
10 barrel organs between the Temple and the Parc de Vertou
° Botanical walk with the Cantonal Museum and Botanical Garden, with François Felber
14th and 28th September from 12.15pm to 1 pm
° Circus Coquino, strolls in the Dahlias
Wednesday 15th September, postponed to 29th September in case of bad weather.
° Dahlia gin distillation demonstration and tasting for individuals and groups
Thursday 30th September to Sunday 3rd October
° British Car Meeting
Saturday 2nd October
More information on www.british-cars.ch
° Sales Weekend
6th and 7th November, at La Blancherie, from 11 am to 5 pm
Sale of tubers, sale of the artist's original works, tasting of dahlia gin, musical entertainment
CHALET MORGES FLEUR DU LEMAN
From 1st July to 7th November
July - August: daily 11am - 7pm
September - October: Tuesday - Sunday 11am - 7pm
Open in dry weather.
Information and reception of the public, distribution and reception of the sales catalogue, sale of promotional items of Morges Fleur du Léman, sale of postcards of the artist Marie Thüler, departure point for guided tours, meeting place for volunteers on Wednesday mornings, sale of hot and cold drinks - ice creams - snacks.
- Morges Fleur du Léman
- CP 154
- 1110 Morges 1 - CH
During flowering, the list of varieties will also be available at the House of Tourism in Morges and on the two board between the Temple and Vertou Parc.
You can take bus 701 from the station and stop at "Blancherie" or "Parc de Vertou".
Guide plantation dahlias (application/pdf)