The 1st of August is Switzerland's national holiday, similar to the 4th of July in the US. If you are here then, you'll find that almost every town & village will events going on. One thing you might want to try is farmer's brunch. Many farmers will open their farms to the public that day and offer brunch at a price of course. >> Here << is the website link, sorry it is not available in English, but Google translate should help.