Various in summer and winter

Whether legendary sports events, contemporary art or culinary highlights - the Gamsstadt stands for a unique combination of sports and lifestyle. The diverse program is also reflected in our calendar of events in an inimitable way and offers unique entertainment in the valley and on the mountain. The varied repertoire in winter and summer offers something special for every preference. In the midst of the Tyrolean mountains, Kitzbühel forms an impressive stage for sporting, cultural, musical or culinary event highlights and exudes pure alpine lifestyle. 

Cultural Events

Kitzbüheler Advent | 22. November - 26. December 2023

In more than 34 lovingly decorated sales huts, culinary Tyrolean delicacies await to be tasted and traditional handicrafts to be admired. 

The daily musical 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. 

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New Year's Eve | 30. December 2023 - 01. January 2024

Start the new year with Kitzbühel - we have also put together a fascinating program around New Year's Eve and New Year's that will inspire all visitors. As early as December 30, 2023, you can admire the fascinating light installations from dusk until 10.00 p.m. in the historic city center. We welcome the new year together on January 1st, 2024 from 3.00 p.m. with a New Year's greeting from the Kitzbüheler Stadtmusik. From 4.00 p.m. you can look forward to a varied music programme, a radiant LED performance and a breathtaking fire show in the city center Vorderstadt & Hinterstadt.

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Easter in Kitzbühel | 25. March - 06. April 2024

Not only spring is associated with the blossoming landscape, but also Easter. Under the motto "Nature, Tradition and Stories", the resurrection of Christ will once again be celebrated in the Gamsstadt in March & April - with a colorful children's program, pony rides, Easter shop window competition and the Kitzbühel gourmet market. Numerous old Easter customs and traditions are just as much a part of Kitzbühel as the many colorful Easter eggs in all sizes, detailed flower arrangements and loving decorations.


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AI Summit Kitzbühel | 13. - 14. June 2024

Microsoft, Meta, Harisch Hotels and many other companies that are shaping the future will meet in Kitzbühel in June 2024 for an exclusive event at the Lebenberg Schlosshotel. Attendees can look forward to exciting presentations on KI, transformation and information, as well as networking, workshops, a gourmet lunch and an exclusive afterparty

Discover how KI is redefining marketing and sales and be at the forefront of change.

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Kitzbühel Classic | 03. July - 06. July 2024

In July 2024, Kitzbühel will again enable upcoming opera stars to give atmospheric concerts at top tourist locations. The young singers get the chance to showcase their talent in front of an audience and gain stage experience in a unique, idyllic setting. The brilliant highlight will be world star Elīna Garanča at Classic in the Alps. The concerts take place at breathtaking locations in Kitzbühel. These special locations are experienced even more intensely by the audience through the wonderful classical singing.

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Classic in the Alps | 06. July 2024

For Elīna Garanča, too, Classic in the Alps on July 6th 2024 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 ten 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.

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98. Festival of the Stadtmusik Kitzbühel | 03. August 2024

For the 98th time, Stadtmusik Kitzbühel invites you to the traditional festival in the city center. Music bands, bars and regional fod stands, fun activities and many other attractions as well as the fun relaxed atmosphere make the Gamsstadt the place to be.

Year after year, the big summer festival attracts countless locals and guests from all over the world to Kitzbühel on the first Saturday in August. Recommended dress code: Dirndl dresses and lederhosen.

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23. Summer Theater Kitzbühel | 26. July - 16. August 2024

From July 26th to August 16th, 2024, the Kitzbühel Summer Theater will take place at the K3 KitzKitzkongress

Every year, the Kitzbühel Summer Theater brings a new, exciting play to the boards that mean the world. Since the curtain was raised for the first time in 2000, the theater initiative has thrilled audiences with its wit, charm and just the right amount of seriousness. 

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Music festival Kitzbühel | 16. - 17. August 2024

Parties, stars and hits - in August 2024 the Gamsstadt will once again become the musical hotspot.  The Kitzbühel Music Festival presents itself year after year as a unique outdoor event with a brilliant live music show on Friday and a spectacular open-air concert by Andreas Gabalier on Saturday.

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PURA VIDA Kitzbühel | 04. July - 22. August 2024

Continuing the old and keeping it alive in the new. In July & August 2024, the Kitzbühel Summer Nights will again start successfully under the new name and concept for the third time in a row. 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. At PURA VIDA,  regional culinary highlights, outdoor yoga and zumba in the park, kids' workshops, musical performances and street artists are awaiting you.

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12. Filmfestival Kitzbühel August | 19. - 25. August 2024

From August 19. to 25. August 2024, 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.

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KITZ Kulinarik | 30. - 31. August 2024

At KITZ Kulinarik, 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 KITZ Kulinarik 2024. 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.

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KITZ Kulinarik x Piedmont | 10. - 13. October 2024

High-quality products, committed restaurateurs and producers, all these are the ingredients for enjoyable days in Kitzbühel's Stadtpark. At KITZ Kulinarik x Piedmont, Kitzbühel specialties meet products from Piedmont from October 10th to 13th, 2024

The high-quality gourmet market invites in mid-October from Thursday to Sunday already for the third time to stroll, taste and take away in the Stadtpark Kitzbühel. On Saturday, additional local exhibitors offer the best of regional production at the weekly Kitzbühel Gourmet Market in Hinterstadt.

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Sports Events

21. Bendura Bank Snow Polo World Cup Kitzbühel | 11. - 14. January 2024

With the Snow Polo Tournament, Kitzbühel welcomes 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 n front of the magnificent backdrop of the Wilder Kaiser.

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84. Hahnenkamm-Race | 15. January - 21. January 2024

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 84th time from January 15th to January 21th, 2024.

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The great horse race | 04. February 2024

On February 4th, 2024 the racehorses will be back on the most beautiful racetrack in Kitzbühel. On this traditional sled racing day, the jockeys fight for the Golden Gams in the main race. The challenge: to win the race at the specified gait, trot, without the horse starting to gallop. Experience atmospheric moments while watching, let us spoil you with culinary delights, or make the horse race even more exciting with a small bet.

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Vertical Up | 24. February 2024

Things usually go downhill quickly on the famous Streif. Not so at the Vertical Up on February 24, 2024. The winner here is whoever gets from the bottom to the top fastest. A unique experience not just for the participants. In the legendary Hahnenkamm race, skiers only need around two minutes to reach the finish in the valley on the 3,312 meter long Streif. Conquering the race track in the opposite direction is much more difficult. This is exactly what the Vertical Up is all about.

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Kitzbühel Spring Games | March & April 2024

The extraordinary series of events that combine the joy of sport and action with a party atmosphere. Experience adrenaline rushes at the Fireball Event on the Kitzbüheler Horn, while riding moguls on the Bumps & Jumps, at the 80s themed Spring Swing 'Wedel' Contest (the pretzel-like ski twisting technique) as well as at the Kitzbühel Extreme Waterslide Contest. The series of events will conclude with the Masters of the Swing Tournament - a combined competition of two disciplines, skiing and golf. Exciting workshops, DJ sets, drinks and snacks create a great atmosphere. Soak up the sun and get your ski groove on in fantastic ski areas.

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37. Alpine Rally Kitzbühel | 05. - 08. May 2024

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.

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Kitzbühel Triathlon | 14. - 16. June 2024

European top athlete fight in the Gamsstadt again for medals. From June 14th - 16th 2024, the annual triathlon weekend will take place at Schwarzsee in Kitzbühel. The program includes a Europe Triathlon Cup, a competition for the European top athletes, as well as competitions for enthusiastic amateur athletes and the KitzTRIGames for the Austrian triathlon youth.

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21. Golf Festival Kitzbühel | 24. - 29. June 2024

Summit meeting for golfers and gourmets! On the 6 festival days, 24. to 29. June 2024, 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 2024.

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80. Generali Open Kitzbühel | 20. - 28. July 2024

From July 20 to July 28, 2024, 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 80th Generali Open. The traditional tournament guarantees a week of thrilling, high-class matches and emotional moments. A look away from the courts is also worthwhile. In 2024, there will be plenty of offers at the Kitzbühel Tennis Club, such as Ladies, Kids Day and more.

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4. Kitzbüheler Cycling Marathon | 25. August 2024

After the world premiere in 2021, the Kitzbühel Cycling Marathon will once again give itself a "Stell-Dich-Ein" in August 2024.

With 216 kilometres and 4600 metres of altitude, the Kitzbühel Cycling Marathon is a challenge for every cyclist. With the climb up the Kitzbüheler Horn there is also a fitting "Grande Finale"! New this year: a second finish in the Kitzbühel Vorderstadt. The KRM Kitz is shortened to 209 kilometres and leaves out the Kitzbüheler Horn as the finish.

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Excitement, diversity and emotion

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Free guided walking tours

Wed. 06.12.2023 - Fri. 05.04.2024
from 09:45
Kitzbühel und Umgebung
Our guide Carina will take you to the most marvellous places in the Kitzbühel Alps.  Monday and Friday winterwalk and on Wednesday nice...

Stadtgalerie Kitz Art

Wed. 06.12.2023 - Fri. 29.12.2023
from 10:00
Kitz Art
The art gallery in Kitzbühel has been run by the "Art and Culture Association Kitz Art Innovation" since 2003 and has since developed into an...

Advent in the mountains

Wed. 06.12.2023 - Tue. 26.12.2023
from 14:00
Hinterstadt und Stadtpark
With the wonderful aroma of ‘Glühwein’ and the gingerbread, the children’s eyes glowing in the candlelight and the snow covered town of...

St. Nicholas is coming

Wed. 06.12.2023
from 17:00
St. Nicholas is coming

Walkable advent calendar

Wed. 06.12.2023 - Sat. 06.01.2024
from 17:00
The route leads around the village, starting on 1 December at the village well. The exact route is marked on signs and the colourful Christmas...

Heavenly Advent at the Rasmushof

Wed. 06.12.2023 - Sat. 23.12.2023
from 17:00
Hotel Rasmushof
In front of the Hotel Rasmushof we prepare a romantic, contemplative Advent atmosphere with lots of nostalgia, a whole "forest" full of illuminated...

Santa Claus is coming

Wed. 06.12.2023
from 17:00
Der Nikolaus kommt in die Stadt. Ab 18.00 Uhr kommen auch ein paar brave Krampusse zum Weihnachtsmarkt. ...

Santa Claus is coming

Wed. 06.12.2023
from 17:30
St. Nicholas hands out his small bags to the children. The Auracher rural youth serves mulled wine and punch. ...

Gaming evening

Wed. 06.12.2023
from 18:00
Board games, card games, strategy games, parlor games - all analogue - everyone is welcome! Every second Wednesday of the month in the Kultur Café...

Christmas market and St. Nicholas

Thu. 07.12.2023
from 16:00
Come by for a warming drink and enjoy the delicacies and little souvenirs. At 5 pm St. Nicholas is coming ...

Icehockey against Red Bull Hockey Juniors

Thu. 07.12.2023
from 19:00
Ice hockey game at Alps Hockey League.

Christmas market in Jochberg

Fri. 08.12.2023
from 16:00
The Christmas cot with handicrafts and regional delicacies is located near the pavilion. Admire the carolers, the Christmas story and the nativity...

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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 20th - July 27th 2024). The first winter highlight of the year is the Snow Polo World Cup (January 11th - 14th 2024). Then it's time for the fifth season in Kitzbühel - the Hahnenkamm Races (January 15th - 21th 2024), where the world's best skiers compete for the golden chamois. Extreme athletes compete in the Vertical Up Challenge (February 25th 2024) and face the 85 percent gradient of the Streif.

Also in the summer of 2024, 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 (June 24th - 29th 2024) . For the 29th time, the Kitzalp Mountainbike Festival (July 2024) will take place in the Kitzbüheler Alps. Then it's time to say: "On your bikes, ready, set, go!". At the finale of the 4th Kitzbühel Cycling Marathon, the focus will be on the Kitzbüheler Horn as the steepest cycling mountain in Austria. When the oltimers shine in front of the town of Kitzbühel again and the engines roar, then it's time for the well-known Alpineralley. 

Cultural high pleasure with the Film Festival Kitzbühel the Gamsstadt becomes the stage for film creators from all over the world.
In the summer of 2024, 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 (July 6th 2024), 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 with Andreas Gabalier & Friends (August 16th - 17th 2024).  Throughout the summer, people dance, sing and play at the stages of Kitzbühel. A fun and amusing evening is provided. Look forward to the 23rd Summer Theatre (July 26th - August 16th 2024).

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 (November 22th - December 26th 2023), 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 (March 25th - April 6th 2024), 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. Another highlight in city centre of Kitzbühel is the Jahrmarkt (August 3rd 2024), where the Stadtmusik Kitzbühel hosts a prestigeus town festival for the 98th time.

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