Warm beer, live music and anxious weather-watching: the summer festival season has become a Swiss tradition. To help you plan a fab summer we've rounded up this year's biggest and best Swiss music festivals. Whether you're after a city weekender or fields full of fun, our 2016 festivals guide has all the dates you need for your diary this festival summer.
Discover more great things to do this summer
From secret lakeside beaches to riveting river frolics; rooftop bars to pool parties; the Swiss summer offers as much revelry for the warmer seasons as it does for its snowy ones. Time Out Switzerland has put together the definitive list for the things to do in the Swiss heat.