MUSIC AND CULTURE
Montreux Jazz Festival
Since 1993, the 2m2c has had the pleasure and honour of hosting the world-famous Montreux Jazz Festival. All the greatest musicians from Prince to Quincy Jones, including Sting, Deep Purple and Lady Gaga, have performed at the 2m2c.
Discover the Festival with pictures or the Montreux Jazz Festival website.
Cornerstone of the Montreux cultural season
Throughout the year, the Cultural season proposes concerts and shows in our Stravinski Auditorium. A rich and varied offer with for example the Pixies, Ballet Béjart or Jane Birkin.
For more information (program, schedule, tickets): Cultural Season
Each year, the Montreux-Vevey Classical Music Festival makes no exception to its rule of excellence by welcoming the greatest international orchestras, such as the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra of London or the Philharmonic Orchestra of Saint Petersburg!
Discover the Festival with pictures or through the Septembre Musical website.
Montreux Comedy Festival
Each year for a week, the greatest names in French comedy gather for unique Galas that are both funny and surprising! The famous French and Swiss artists such as Eric Antoine, les Chevaliers du Fiel, Tom Villa or Chantal Ladesou performed on the 2m2c stages during the Montreux Comedy.
To see some pictures from the event, check out the picture gallery or go to the Montreux Comedy Festival website.
MAG - Montreux Art Gallery
An unmissable event on the Swiss Riviera, MAG has become the most important meeting place for art publishers and galleries in French-speaking Switzerland. For 5 days, more than 16,000 visitors go to the 2m2c to discover artists from all over the world.
Discover the event with pictures or through the Montreux Art Gallery website.
Polymanga has been, for the last 10 years, the largest Swiss event on pop culture, video games and manga! Every year at Easter, the whole family comes together to see the best in entertainment on an area of 12,000 m2. Guests, concerts, projections, youtubers, webseries, videogame tournaments, cosplay shows, karaoke … and much more besides, and, of course, a large shopping mall!
Discover the event picture gallery and the Polymanga website.
Tous en Choeur
Every year, an internationnally renowned French-singing artist performs his repertoire accompanied by a choir of more than 200 singers from the region. After Henri Dès, Bastian Baker or Michel Fugain, it is I Muvrini who will "shine" over the Auditorium Stravinski.
To see some pictures from the event, check out the picture gallery or visit the Tous en Choeur website.
Montreux Choral Festival
Held in the Auditorium Stravinski of the 2m2c and other rooms in Vevey, the Montreux Choral Festival brings together amateur choirs from all over the world (China, USA or Philippines for example) and Switzerland. This event combines a highly selective competition with free concert singing.
Discover the event with pictures or through the Montreux Choral Festival website.
Montreux Tattoo Convention
This event where over 150 tattoo artists from all around the world perform for the visitors to discover this ancient art. This convention is an event that wants to introduce a true diversity of tattoo art. There is also lots of animations and live concerts taking place on a dedicated stage.
To see some pictures from the event check out the picture gallery or go to the Montreux Tattoo Convention website.
Swiss Brand Band Competition
The 42nd Swiss Brass Band Contest will take place in the Auditorium Stravinski on 26th and 27th November 2016. At this time, the best Brass BAnds of Switzerland will meet at Montreux for this national competition. The competitors perform on both days. Meet at the 2m2c Montreux & Music Convention Centre in November to celebrate this moment of music.
Discover the event with pictures or through the Swiss Brass Band Association website.