49th edition

The Silk Roads
August 12-18, 2024

The program will be unveiled
in June 2024.

FRIBOURG, SWITZERLAND

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SEE THE FESTIVAL

HIGHLIGHTS
2024 theme

Silk Roads

Embark on a fascinating journey in the footsteps of the Silk Roads!

This year, the Rencontres Internationales de Folklore de Fribourg (RFI) invites you to explore this immense network
network of commercial and cultural exchanges that linked East and West for centuries.

Over 250 artists from all over the world will gather in Fribourg to share their culture and pass on their traditions.
The invited communities and the detailed festival program will be released at the end of June 2024.

Don’t miss this exceptional event!

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EXPERIENCE THE FESTIVAL FROM THE INSIDE

The next Festival will take place from August 12 to 18, 2024

Registration for volunteers is already open.

We're looking forward to seeing you

Practical information

When is the festival?

 August 12 to 18, 2024

Public transport access

Take public transport instead: your show ticket is your public transport ticket (valid in zone 10 Frimobil).

Note: the stop for the Halle Omnisport St-Léonard is "Poya", not "Stade-Patinoire".

Route planner at www.tpf.ch.

Ticket sales

From July onwards, you can buy tickets for RFI shows online.
They are also on sale at the Fribourg Tourisme ticket office (spectacles@fribourgtourisme.ch)
by telephone on 026 350 11 00 and at the box office at the St-Léonard sports hall before the shows.

Cashless

The festival is making a transition to cashless, meaning that most stands will only accept bank cards, Apple Pay and TWINT for payments.

Information for foreign visitors

Fribourg is located in the western half of Switzerland, a small country in the heart of Europe, surrounded by Germany, Austria, Italy and France.

Nearest intercontinental airports: Geneva-Cointrin (120 km), Zürich-Kloten (160 km), Basel-Mulhouse (140 km).

Travel by rail: destination "Gare de Fribourg (Switzerland)".