SUMMER SOCIALS IN ST.
MORITZTop sporting, cultural and arts events fill the calendar at Badrutt's Palace HotelSt. Moritz is poised for another spectacular summer season, thanks to a calendar bursting with first class events. From renowned music festivals through classic car meetings to the international sailing regatta on Lake St. Moritz, summer in the Engadin Valley is always entertaining. For visitors to these top events looking to add an exclusive overnight stay, the crowning glory would be a room or suite in the legendary Badrutt's Palace Hotel.The 19th British Classic Car Meeting St. Moritz, from July 13 to 15, is a highlight for fans of British classic cars. Against the breathtaking backdrop of the Engadin Alps, classic car enthusiasts from all over Europe put their exotic vehicles on show including Rolls Royce, Bentley, Aston Martin and Jaguar cars. Among this year's 200 registered classic cars are a Bentley 4¼ litre Carlton, and a 1950 Healey Westland, an absolute rarity, and the fastest sports car of its time. The schedule features spectacular drives, a rally and the Concours d'ElĂ©gance, a beauty contest for four-wheeled competitors.Between July 12 and August 12, the Engadin will be swinging to the Festival da Jazz, which is more than just Europe's foremost nightclub jazz festival. In recent years, insiders have discovered that the celebrated Dracula Club has become the place to rub elbows with international jazz greats and those up-and-coming greats. The tone of blue notes and various accents is set by an array of styles, as well as exceptional musicians. From August 24 to September 2, St. Moritz and several locations in the Upper Engadin become the stage for the national and international art scene. The fifth festival of art and culture, St. Moritz Art Masters, offers an extensive palette of contemporary art â best viewed along the Walk of Art, and in other unusual venues, which set art and culture in a spectacular dialogue with nature. The exhibitions are accompanied by a symposium, workshops and panel discussions.âSailing on top of the worldâ is the motto of the 10th St. Moritz Match Race. From August 28 to September 2, Lake St. Moritz becomes the Mecca for sailors from all over the world. As part of the World Match Racing Tour â the World Championships in this discipline â the regatta brings together the finest Match racers, as they pitch their skills against the fierce Maloja wind, a feature of the Engadin mountains. This summer, Badrutt's Palace Hotel is at the heart of the action for participants and spectators from all over the world, befitting the level of these high-class events. Those who appreciate a stylish ambience will be in the perfect place here to celebrate and relax. Appealing packages and epicurean delicacies turn a stay at Badrutt's Palace Hotel into a delightful, elegant break. For further information and for reservations please go to www.badruttspalace.com. Badrutt's Palace Hotel is a celebration of style, sports, cuisine and fashion, with discreet service and traditional elegance evoking an atmosphere of pampered luxury for all. An ideal destination in both winter and summer, the hotel is located in one of the most challenging ski areas in the world and offers a host of summer alpine activities. Badrutt's Palace Hotel boasts 157 guestrooms and 38 suites with stunning views of the Swiss Alps. The hotel is a member of Leading Hotels of the World, Swiss Deluxe Hotels and Swiss Historic Hotels. Badrutt's Palace Hotel opens its doors to guests this summer from 22nd June 2012 to 9th September 2012. For further information, please contact: Lars Wriedt Badrutt's Palace Hotel Tel: +41 (0) 81 837 2652 Email: email@example.com Jayne Lloyd-Jones Spectacular Ink Tel: (604) 925 8187 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Photos can be downloaded here.