Summer Festival

14 August – 13 September 2020

LUCERNE FESTIVAL means unforgettable concert experiences in a unique Festival atmosphere. Make sure you have your tickets for the international stars of classical music ahead of time with our special summer subscriptions and enjoy a series of concert highlights!

The 2020 Subscription Series

Looking Forward to a Summer of Music

Would you like to make sure you can enjoy the best of the best? You should try the attractive subscription specials we've put together. 

Online ticket sales start on 23 March 2020. The Summer Subscriptions can be ordered starting now until 5 February 2020.

Your benefits as a subscriber

Access to ticket purchases before the offcial start of sales:
By choosing one of our subscriptions, you can ensure that you have tickets for the most-sought-afer events of the Summer Festival before tickets ofcially go on sale to the general public.
Long-range planning:
You can plan the details for your trip to Lucerne well ahead of time and find the hotel of your choice.
Program booklets free of charge:
By choosing any of the subscriptions and concert series, you will also receive complimentary copies of the concert program booklets for your events.
Loyalty bonus:
For each CHF 100 of the total value of your subscription, you will receive a LUCERNE FESTIVAL voucher worth CHF 10, which may be used for an additional single-ticket purchase or to purchase CDs, DVDs, and other items in our Web Shop.

Weekend Packages

Five weekends full of music



Three top-class concerts with Riccardo Chailly and Yannick Nézet-Séguin


Happy Birthday, Beethoven!

Masterful Performances of All Nine Symphonies


World-Famous Orchestras

Four top international ensembles in one of the finest concert halls in the world


The Finest Symphonic Works

From Berlioz’s “Symphonie fantastique” to Shostakovich’s Fifth Symphony


Great Art from the Keyboard

Enjoy three master pianists: Piotr Anderszewski, Daniel Barenboim, and Daniil Trifonov


Celebrating the Voice

Mass, oratorio, and a choral symphony: Three masterpieces with chorus


Sparks of the Divine

The subscription series for the Festival theme of “Joy”


A Brahms Fan?

The subscription for Brahms fans – and for anyone who wants to become one


Subscription for the Adventurous

Classics aren’t the only music


Weeklong Series

Experience a seven-day stretch of the Festival