FAQs

Will there be showers?


There are showers available close to the entrance. Tipp: wait till the afternoon and catch a warm or even hot shower.




Are there ATM machines on site?


You can use our ATM service at the entrance or at the bar. You also find ATM machines in Zernez.




How much is a train ticket from Zurich to Zernez?


If you come from abroad, a return ticket for an adult from Zurich or the airport is roughly CHF 120.-. You can check prices here: www.sbb.ch




Can i bring my drinks to the festival? food?


When you enter the festival for the fist time, you are allowed to bring either 6 litres of beer OR 6 litres of softdrinks. You are not allowed to bring hard liquor. Please note: the camping site and the festival area are the same. Glass bottles are prohibited.




Will there be free water available?


Water will be available for free from the tab at the festival (there are two tabs). Keep your plastic bottles to refill them and to help us reduce waste.




Are there shuttle buses from the train station in Zernez to the Festival Site?


There will be shuttle buses from the station to the festival and they operate 24/7. In the night you have to wait until a bus fills up and then it leaves, about 2-3 times per hour. It’s also possible to walk, around 15-20 min. If you take a taxi it will cost you around 20 CHF one way.




Can i sell my ticket if i can't go?


Yes you can try to sell your ticket on our event page on Facebook. Please be aware that we advice people not to buy tickets from unofficial sites.




Can i arrive on the festival a day before the start?


Nope. You can stay in Zernez, there is also a campsite, but you won't be able to enter the festival area before the starting date.




What is the burning mountain festival?


Burning Mountain Festival is a 4 days experience of radical self expression and self commitment. It's not about consuming, it is about participating. The goal of the Festival is all about community and culture. It’s an open canvas where you can leave your marks. It’s a social survival camp. As our social life is transforming more and more into a digital way, we want to be able to connect and exchange and interact “offline” with each other.




Can i pay with Euros?


Yes you can post with Euros on site, but the exchange rate will be 1 EUR = 1 CHF. It might be better to change some money before arriving at the event.




How do i get to the festival?


Please check our travel information page for all the details.




Until when does the festival goes on?


Our music programm stops on Sunday at 5pm. You can stay on the campsite until Monday at noon.




Can i plug in my electric device?


We do not provide power outlets. Bring your own generator if you need electrical power.




What is the average temperature in Zernez?


Please read our survival guide. Bring warm clothes and a rainjacket. Prepare for all weather. The nights are usually chilled at around 8-12 degrees Celsius. Days can get over 30 degrees if its sunny. Bring plenty of sun protection, also for the lipps and drink enough.




Can i apply as a DJ to perform?


No, unfortunately, you can't apply as a dj or liveact.




I'm a vendor, can i sell my stuff at the festival?


Please send us an email to shops@burning-mountain.ch.




i'm an artist but not a musician, can i apply to exhibit my art or create something?


Yes you can, please send us an email to art@burning-mountain.ch.




Do you sell daily tickets? What costs a ticket if i come on sat/sun? Do gate prices get reduced?


Gate prices are as following:

Thursday, 20.06. 18:00 till Saturday, 22.06. 10:00
210 CHF

Saturday, 22.06. 10:00 Uhr
180 CHF

Saturday, 22.06. 15:00 Uhr
150 CHF

Saturday, 22.06. 20:00 Uhr
120 CHF

Sunday, 23.06. 01:00 Uhr
90 CHF

Sunday, 23.06. 06:00 Uhr
60 CHF

Sunday, 23.06. 11:00 Uhr
30 CHF

Sunday, 23.06. 13:00 Uhr
free entry

Love & light




Do you have a lost & found office? Where can i find my lost object?


On site, you can check at the entrance or at the bar if we have found your lost item. We will post all lost & found objects on our facebook page within 1-3 days after the event. If you see your object, please send us an email or private message on facebook including your full address so we can send your valued item to you.




When do you release the festival photos? When will you publish the aftermovie?


We usually publish the festival photos 1-2 weeks after the event. The aftermovie takes a bit longer to produce and is usually released 1-2 months after the event. Thanks for your patience.




I bought a ticket but never got it - what should i do?


Usually, when this occurs, the ticket has not really been charged on your credit card. If you are sure it has been billed, then the mail maybe went into your spam folder. If this is also not the case, then please send an email to ticketing@starticket.ch and send an inquiry about your ticket purchase.





Burning Mountain Festival

25. - 28. June 2020

7530 Zernez

Switzerland

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