Events in Salzburg

Mozart City Salzburg - “The Stage of the World” and its many faces.


More than 4,500 events take place in our city every year. The options range from world-famous festivals to sporting events to performances and exhibitions in the worlds of music, culture and dance. Read on to find out which events you absolutely shouldn't miss.

Winterfest | 28.11.2019 – 06.01.2020

It is the largest festival for contemporary circus arts in the German speaking world. Winterfest, which takes place in the gorgeous Volksgarten in Salzburg, captivates its audience with exciting acrobatics, priceless poetry and magical stories for a couple of hours of escape from the busy Christmas hustle.

Picture: Winterfest © Magdalena Lepka

Salzburger Christmas Markets | 22.11. - 26.12.2019

A very special atmosphere descends on Salzburg in the winter when the scent of cinnamon, cloves and orange wafts through the air. A time for mulled wine and hot punch, for festive and romantic weekends to put you in the mood for Christmas. With a warming drink in your hands, a leisurely stroll through the city with its many Christmas markets becomes a cherished holiday experience. Our insider tip: walk up the enchanting path to the Franziskischlössl at the top of Kapuzinerberg where crackling fire pits, gourmet local products and genuine crafts will invite you to linger.

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