Festivals and events throughout the whole year
The yearly calendar in Tyrol, and especially in the Kitzbühel Alps, is packed with a wide range of traditional events. The tradition and culture in the Kitzbühel Alps has been preserved over centuries and has changed very little. Numerous traditional events offer a wealth of culture: with hospitable people, enthusiasm for music and singing, tasty Tyrolean cuisine, handicrafts and much more.
You are sure to see the stunning traditional costumes at the numerous events in the region. Traditional dances and music often feature too.
Visit the traditional festivals and events and get to know the laid-back locals. The history and life of the people of Tyrol will be brought closer to you in many different ways.
Whether it’s New Year celebrations, Epiphany, Candlemas, Perchten runs, Easter celebrations and markets, solstice fires, the ceremonial driving of the cattle up or down the mountains, processions, horseback pilgrimages, Christmas markets, Christmas masses or much more - culture and so many customs are still being actively lived in the region. Take part – and enjoy a special experience on your holiday!