Kitzbühel – putting a smile on visitors’ faces 365 days a year
Kitzbühel, also known as the “Gamsstadt”, is home to a unique combination of sport and lifestyle perfectly incorporated into a calendar of events that is truly one of a kind. The events are extremely varied in both summer and winter and offer something special for everyone.
Located at the heart of the Tyrolean mountains, Kitzbühel provides an impressive stage for all kinds of events, be it sports, cultural, musical or culinary highlights. In fact, the diversity of the events held in Kitzbühel knows no bounds. Immerse yourself in an extra-special experience and let Kitzbühel’s profusion of entertaining events impress you like never before.
Kitzbühel Triathlon 18. - 19. June 2022
Around Lake Schwarzsee, swimmers, runners and cyclists will meet on the Corpus Christi weekend from June 18 to 19 to compete in the annual Kitzbühel Triathlon. Young talents and professional athletes are in for a weekend full of excitement and action.
In 2022, the European champions will once again be determined over the Super Sprint distance for elite, U23 and junior athletes. This year, the world premiere held in 2021 will also take place over this short sprint distance of about 500 meters of swimming, about 13 kilometers of cycling and about 3 kilometers of running.
12. KitzAlp Mountainbike Festival 18. - 25. June 2022
From June 18 - 25, biking will once again set the tone in the Brixen Valley - it's time for the 26th edition of the KitzAlpBike Festival. This year, too, thousands of mountain bikers will romp on and around the Kitzbühel Alps in the course of the eight-day bike spectacle to live out their passion for mountain biking.
In addition to the Windautaler Radlrallye and HILLclimb, the mountain bike marathon stands out as an absolute challenge. For a quarter of a century, the exceptional format has been guiding bikers from all over the world to the Brixen Valley and across the Kitzbühel Alps.
Golf Festival Kitzbühel 19. - 22. June 2022
Summit meeting for golfers and gourmets! On the 6 festival days from June 19 to 26, 2022, you will be pampered by hood chefs, chefs at hood level and 6 selected Austrian vintners. This is golfing at hood level, a festival also of pleasure. 4 golf courses - 4 fantastically beautiful backdrops.
Experience a unique event of sport, play, fun and enjoyment, play at the Golf Festival Kitzbühel in summer 2022!
Kitzbüheler Cycling Marathon 10. July 2022
After the world premiere in 2021, the Kitzbühel Cycling Marathon will once again give itself a turn-on on July 10, 2022.
With 216 kilometers and 4600 meters of altitude, the Kitzbühel Cycling Marathon is a challenge for every cyclist. With the climb up the Kitzbüheler Horn there is also a befitting "Grande Finale"!
Generali Open Kitzbühel 23. - 30. July 2022
From July 23 - 30, 2022, Kitzbühel will once again be firmly in the hands of the world's best tennis players and their fans when the ATP World Tour makes its guest appearance in the Gamsstadt at the 78th Generali Open. The traditional tournament guarantees a week of thrilling, high-class matches and emotional moments.
But a look away from the courts is also worthwhile. In 2022, there will once again be plenty on offer at the Kitzbühel Tennis Club: from Kids4Kids Day and Ladies Day to the Generali Race to Kitzbühel.
35. Kitzbüheler Alpenrallye Kitzbühel 07. - 11. September 2022
The Kitzbühel Alpine Rally is considered one of the most beautiful classic car events in the Alps.
No wonder that classic car fans from all over the world come to Kitzbühel year after year to spend a unique week.
Many prominent participants from racing, show business, business and sports give the rally its exclusive touch.
4. Gamstrail Kitzbühel 17. September 2022
On Saturday, September 17, 2022, the starting signal will once again be given for the fourth Gamstrail Kitzbühel. At the foot of the Kitzbüheler Horn, amateur athletes, runners, trail runners and hikers will meet to tackle one of five distances.
The top-class trail running event leads over flowy trails and scenic hiking paths. From Kitzbüheler Horn, on to Bichlalm and on to Auracher Hochwildalm. The offered route profile ranges from a leisurely 5 km to a challenging 46 km for trail running specialists.
21. Snow Polo World Cup January 2023
With the Snow Polo Tournament, Kitzbühel welcomed the new year with top-class winter sports.
The event is considered the world's largest polo tournament on snow and shines with action-packed equestrian sport and noble ambience. Enjoy the exciting games from Friday to Sunday in front of the magnificent backdrop of the Wilder Kaiser.
83. Hahnenkamm-Race 17. - 22. January 2023
Every year, the best skiers in the world travel to the most legendary sports town in the Alps to take on the challenge of Kitzbühel at the Hahnenkamm races. With the highlights of the two Hahnenkamm downhill races and the slalom, the most spectacular ski race will take place for the 83rd time from January 17 to 22, 2023.
PURA VIDA Kitzbühel 07. July - 25. August 2022
Continuing the old and keeping it alive in the new. From July 07 to August 25, 2022, the Kitzbühel Summer Nights will take off under a new name and concept. PURA VIDA KITZBÜHEL spoils every Thursday with creativity, culture and culinary delights.
The culture of Tyrol is shaped by the land and its people, by tradition and modernity. Each part of this cultural landscape has its places and its history. Our Pura Vida partners are looking forward to a summer full of joie de vivre, happiness and the beauty in life.
Music festival Kitzbühel 19. - 20. August 2022
Parties, stars and hits - in 2022 the Gamsstadt will once again become the musical hotspot of the Schlager world. The Kitzbühel Music Festival presents itself year after year as a unique outdoor event with a brilliant live music show on Friday Andreas Gabalier & Friends and a spectacular open-air concert by Andreas Gabalier & Band on Saturday. In addition to the Styrian, national and international stars of the pop scene will make guest appearances at the tennis stadium in Kitzbühel on Friday.
Classic in the Alps
For Elīna Garanča, too, Classic in the Alps on 09 July 2022 is a highlight of her concert year. The atmospheric program, an enthusiastic audience and an unmistakable mountain panorama make the evening a special experience for artists and spectators alike.
The impressive mountain scenery between Hahnenkamm and Kitzbühel has been the unique backdrop for "Classical Music in the Alps" for nine years now. The regular audience of the open-air concert has long appreciated the special charm of the event. The mix of classical opera arias and well-known international songs has a lot to offer for experienced opera fans as well as for beginners.
Town music fair Kitzbühel 06. August 2022
For the 97th time, Stadtmusik Kitzbühel invites you to the traditional fair in the city center. Bands and music bands, bars and stalls, shooting galleries and many other attractions make the Gamsstadt shake with the best mood.
Year after year, the big summer festival always attracts countless locals and guests from all over the world to our mountain world on the first Saturday in August. The most fashionable dirndl dresses and lederhosen are always worn to the fair.
Filmfestival Kitzbühel 22. - 28. August 2022
From 22 to 28 August 2022, Kitzbühel will once again be the venue and stage for filmmakers from all over the world.
The Kitzbühel Film Festival has set itself the goal of promoting national and international talent and giving them the opportunity to present their films to a broad audience and representatives from the industry and the press.
KITZ Kulinarik 02. - 03. September 2022
At the KITZ Culinary Festival, the region's culinary virtuosos invite you to taste the local culinary map in downtown Kitzbühel!
Culinary delights belong to Kitzbühel like the Streif belongs to the Hahnenkamm. Culinary delights, traditional delicacies and upscale cuisine are inextricably linked to the Gamsstadt. The variety of options for culinary delights in the Kitzbühel region is also the basis for the KITZ Culinary Festival 2022. With its designated festival character, all signs point to tasting and enjoying. The focus of the participating KITZ Kulinarik partners is therefore on regional products with stories that can be told and experienced at the same time.
KITZ Kulinarik X Piedmont 13. - 16. Oktober 2022
In mid-October, KITZ Kulinarik meets delicacies from the Piedmont region and creates new taste experiences: Culinary Kitzbühel delicacies as well as white truffle and other typical products such as hazelnuts and tajarin from Alba invite you to stroll and taste.
Kitzbüheler Advent 23. November - 16. December 2022
The Kitzbühel Advent provides the contemplative framework for the "quiet time" from November 23 to December 26. In more than 30 lovingly decorated sales huts, culinary Tyrolean delicacies await to be tasted and traditional handicrafts to be admired.
The daily program items get you in the mood for Christmas. Over hot mulled wine and roasted almonds, visitors listen to live performances by local choirs and music groups. The traditional glockenspiel from the tower with its lovely sounds punctually at 8 p.m. marks the end of a contemplative day at the Kitzbühel Christmas Market. In addition to the daily program, the Kitzbühel Advent has much more to offer - such as the Christkindl Post Office.
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Events during the year
Kitzbühel is an experience 365 days a year. Regardless of the season or theme, Kitzbühel is a guarantor for a varied range of events. Multifaceted it goes through the cycle of the year. The Kitzbühel region offers the perfect stage. Whether for sports enthusiasts or culture lovers, the broad portfolio offers space for the most diverse formats.
Sporting excellence "Game, set and match," is the motto of the tradition-steeped Generali Open tennis tournament(July 23-30, 2022). The fixed program for the trail running elite includes the Gamstrail (17.09.2022). The first winter highlight of the year is the Snow Polo World Cup. Then it's time for the fifth season in Kitzbühel - the Hahnenkamm Races, where the world's best skiers compete for the golden chamois.
Also in the summer of 2022, local triathletes will complete the final "secret training sessions" at Schwarzsee before the Triathlon Kitzbühel. At the same time, the four Kitzbühel golf courses will be busy training for the upcoming Golf Festival Kitzbühel (20. - 27.06.2022). At the finale of the 72nd Austria Cycling Tour(10.07.2022) and the 2nd Kitzbühel Cycling Marathon(10.07.2022), the focus will be on the Kitzbüheler Horn as the steepest cycling mountain in Austria.
Cultural high pleasure with the film festival Kitzbühel(22. - 28.08.2022) the Gamsstadt becomes the stage for film creators from all over the world.
In the summer of 2022, PURA VIDA KITZBÜHEL will once again fill Kitzbühel's city center every Thursday throughout the summer with the musical sounds of live acts from a wide variety of genres. Drama and emotion are guaranteed at Classic in the Alps (09.07.2022), when Elina Garanca invites you to a concert on the open-air stage in Pfarrau Park. The best atmosphere is guaranteed at the two-day music festival (18 - 22.08.2022)with Andreas Gabalier & Friends.
Lived tradition When the year draws to a close and a well-known scent of hot chestnuts and fruit punch is in the air, winter has arrived in Kitzbühel. At the Kitzbühel Advent, childhood memories are reawakened. More than 30 craft and culinary stands await you in the historic town center to celebrate the most contemplative time of the year together with you. With Easter, nature awakens in spring and Kitzbühel also celebrates spring with the varied Easter program throughout the region. Craft workshops, Easter enjoyment market or customs events the Easter preparations are a joyful event for young and old.