Children's festival

Bright eyes and loud laughter are pre-programmed: At the children’s festival great activities and countless highlights in the mountains await you and your family.

Adventures in the playground, sporting, creative, animal and musical activities and even a visit from Globi or Schmuggli - all this awaits you at the children's festival in Engelberg. Throughout the weekend, you can explore the varied programme spread over both sides of the mountain at Brunni and Trübsee, as well as in the village in the Kurpark and in Einenwäldli. We promise you, smiling faces and priceless family moments are pre-programmed!

Attractions at Eienwäldli

Fun and adventure for the youngsters is written in capital letters at the Eienwäldli and great activities and shows await you. You can start the children's festival with a great programme as early as Friday evening!

Theatre play Kasperli with TAKI

Friday, 5.00 pm

Tamara Wolfisberg from TAKI, together with Kasperli and his friends, will take the young and old guests camping guests into the fascinating world of puppetry...

Snacks for refreshment

To make sure you don't run out of energy for the fun and games, there are various snacks to keep you going.

Attractions on Brunni

Globi is at home on Brunni all year round and there are many excursion ideas as well as highlights especially tailored for families. During the children's festival many more attractions are waiting for you. The anticipation is rising!

Face painting

Saturday, July 20, 2024, 11.00-14.00 on Ristis

The little ones can fulfill a hotly longed dream by Janine and be transformed into a princess, the wish animal or a fantasy figure. Numbers will be distributed from 11.00 a.m., only children with numbers can be made up.

Alpine playground & toboggan run


The famous alpine playground and a great toboggan run (fee required) await on Ristis.

Large inflatable castle

Saturday & Sunday, July 20-21, 2024, 11:00-16:00 on Ristis

The large inflatable at the Ristis mountain restaurant makes children's eyes light up. It can't go fast enough until the shoes are off and the bouncy castle can be explored.

Steinacher Music

Saturday, July 20, 2024, 10.00-14.00 on Ristis

Packed with a suitcase full of songs and instruments, the Steinacher Musik travels to Brunni. Together with Catherine and Freddy, the children explore the world of music. Will it be a tambourine or a banana that has been turned into a rattle?

Pony riding

Saturday & Sunday, July 20-21, 2024, 11.00-12.00 a.m. & 1.00-3.00 p.m. on Ristis

What could be better than exploring Brunni on the back of a pony?

Milking goats

Saturday & Sunday, July 20-21, 2024, 11:00-16:00 on Ristis

The goat at Ristis wants to be milked. But who can milk the most milk in 30 seconds?

Bow and arrow shooting

Saturday & Sunday, July 20-21, 2024, 11:00-16:00 on Ristis

For once, it's not Cupid who has the bow in his hand. Three arrows are ready to hit the golden center.

Rifle shooting

Saturday & Sunday, July 20-21, 2024, 11:00-16:00 on Ristis

Do you want to make noise and have fun? Then rifle shooting will be just the thing for you.

Painting and crafting

Saturday & Sunday, July 20-21, 2024, 11:00-16:00 on Ristis

Whether you want to paint a picture, make a Globi mask or conjure up a Globi puppet, there are no limits to your creativity at the craft table in Ristis.

Attractions on Trübsee

On Trübsee, a concentrated load of games, fun, action and adventure awaits you all summer long. Schmuggli has even more surprises in store for you at the family festival and will also be there itself!

Schmuggli's big treasure hunt

Saturday & Sunday, 20-21 July 2024, 11:00-14:00

Immerse yourself in the exciting world of smuggler Engelbert and his mule Schmuggli and join them in finding the hidden treasures around Lake Trübsee.

Schmugglis Funfair

Saturday & Sunday, 20-21 July 2024, 10:00-16:00

Schmuggli's Bergchilbi offers lots of fun action for the kids! In addition to the trampoline, slackline and BagJump, there is now also a bungee run and kids' rodeo on the terrace of the mountain hotel.

Angel & Bengel Syrup Bar

Saturday & Sunday, 20-21 July 2024, 10:00-16:00

Refresh yourself with fancy kids drinks at the Engel&Bengel syrup bar, enjoy candy floss and sweets as befits a Chilbi, let yourself be transformed at the children's face painting with Janine and visit our booklet stand and much more. Numbers will be distributed from 11.00 a.m., only children with numbers can be made up.

Adventure Park

Saturday & Sunday, 20-21 July 2024, 10:00-16:00

BagJump Tower, Zipline Trübsee Flyer, Trampoline2Bag, Slackline or bouncy castle - here the little guests can really let off steam!

Schmugglis Sbrinz Trail

Saturday & Sunday, 20-21 July 2024, 10:00-16:00

On the mountain hiking trail from the Hüethütte to the alpine cheese dairy Untertrübsee a new riddle trail open - Schmuggli's Sbrinz trail. Here you will solve tricky riddles during a 1.5-hour hike and, with a little luck, uncover Schmuggli's secret writing.

Schmuggli’s farm

Saturday & Sunday, 20-21 July 2024, 10:00-16:00

The new playground, which is located directly on the large terrace of the Trübsee Restaurant, is a "beastly" place for children to enjoy. On Schmuggli's farm there is a lot to discover and they can play extensively while you enjoy a coffee and the fresh mountain air.

Trübsee adventure world

Saturday & Sunday, 20-21 July 2024, 10:00-16:00

Discover the world around Lake Trübsee on Schmuggli's treasure hunt. Exciting tasks await you and your family on the short hike. Children can also let off steam in the large playground directly on the shore. You can also go rowing on Lake Trübsee or enjoy a welcome dip in the lake!

Attractions in the Kurpark

After an eventful day on the mountain, the fun is far from over. In the Kurpark in the center of Engelberg, the evening program awaits you with many further highlights.

Magician Armand Kurath

Saturday, July 20 in the Kurpark

Let yourself be carried away into the world of magic. Magician Armand Kurath has been thrilling his audience with a magic show for years. Let yourself be enchanted and learn the art of magic with a magic trick that you can do yourself at home!

Crêpes stall

Saturday, July 20 16.30-19.00 in the Kurpark

Taste the tempting crêpes at our stand this year and immerse yourself in the sweet temptations of honey, sugar and Nutella!

Face painting

Saturday, 20 July 2024, 17.00 - 19.00 in the Kurpark

Transform yourself with Janine into a tiger, a unicorn or an elephant! There are no limits to your imagination, and with a little make-up we can create a completely new personality! Numbers will be distributed from 5.00 p.m., only children with numbers can be made up.


Find the right accommodation for your family and spend the whole children's festival weekend in Engelberg. You can already look forward to many unforgettable moments while experiencing, romping or laughing together with Globi and Schmuggli!

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Family time

A visit is also worthwhile outside of the children's festival! As a certified "Family Destination", Engelberg promises you active mountain holidays where children and parents get their money's worth. Here you can find more activities and offers in Engelberg.


Bright children's eyes, loud laughter and happy get-togethers - the Children's Festival 2023 was a complete success!