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The next St.Gallen Holiday Fair will take place from 12 - 14 February 2016

Facts & figures

Holiday Fair
Eastern Switzerland's largest holiday and travel fair and the concurrently running OCA Camping & Leisure Show
Event duration3 days
Date12 - 14 February 2016
27th event (founded in 1989)
Expected number of visitors35,000
Expected number of exhibitors450
ThemesInternational offers in the core sectors of holiday and travel (tour operators, national tourism boards, hotels, regional tourism authorities, transport companies such as airlines, coach operators, mountain railways and cableways, holiday apartments, excursion destinations, spa, wellness and travel merchandise)
Gross areaapprox. 19,000 square metres (halls 2, 3 and 9)
Opening timesFriday, 12 February 2016, 11.00 - 19.00 hrs
Saturday, 13 February 2016, 10.00 - 18.00 hrs
Sunday, 14 February 2016, 10.00 - 18.00 hrs
Admission prices incl. VAT.

Day ticket adults: CHF 12.-
Day ticket (from 16.00 hrs) youngsters (age 6 - 15), receivers of disability pension, apprentices, students: CHF 6.-
Family day ticket: CHF 28.-
Evening ticket (from 16.00 hrs) adults: CHF 8.-
Evening ticket youngsters (age 6 - 15), receivers of disability pension, apprentices, students: CHF 4.-
Three-day ticket adults: CHF 16.-
Children up to 5 years old: free of charge

The 26th St.Gallen Holiday Fair took place from 6 - 8 February 2015. About 463 exhibitors participated in the holiday fair which was attended by 34,000 visitors.

Exhibitor target group

It is Eastern Switzerland's third largest trade fair and attracts about 35,000 visitors annually. In 2016 the St.Gallen Holiday Fair will once again concentrate on the core sectors of holiday and travel. Exhibiting regional, national and international providers include:

  • Tour operators and travel agencies
  • National tourism authorities
  • Hotels, hotel associations and companies
  • Tourist offices
  • Airlines
  • Cruise, shipping and yacht charter companies
  • Coach operators
  • Holiday apartments
  • Spas, health and wellness centres
  • Excursion destinations, mountain rail & cableways, leisure parks
  • Travel merchandise
  • as well as other organizers and providers of touristic services specializing in the fields of tourism, travel and holidays

Inspiring and atmospheric supporing programme

Whether you wish to introduce a holiday region or highlight certain aspects of travel - the St.Gallen Holiday Fair offers an ideal opportunity to explore various special topics. Impress our visitors with cultural music and dance performances on our stage or put together your very own special show. Evoke that holiday feeling and take advantage of several daily opportunities to stand in the spotlight!

Weitere Informationen
Genossenschaft Olma Messen St.Gallen
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