Welcome 2024

Start the new year with Kitzbühel - also around New Year's Eve and New Year's Day we have put together a fascinating program that will delight all visitors. Already on December 30, 2023, you can admire the fascinating light installations from dusk until 22.00 p.m. in the historic town center. The installations will illuminate Kitzbühel until New Year's Day. Already on December 31, 2023, colorful and luminous street artists cavort in the alleys of the Vorderstadt and Hinterstadt and enchant young and old. We welcome the New Year together on 01. January 2024 from 15.00 p.m. with a New Year's greeting by the Kitzbühel Stadtmusik. Look forward to a varied music program and a DJ Set on the specially constructed stage in the Vorderstadt from 16.00 p.m, festive New Year's speeches by the chairman of the Kitzbühel Tourism Association Dr. Christan Harisch and Major Dr. Klaus Winkler as well as a radiant LED performance and a breathtaking fire show. We look forward to an unforgettable turn of the year with you!


New Year in Kitzbühel


Saturday, December 30, 2023, 4.30 p.m. to 10.00 p.m.
4.30 p.m. | Light installations
5.00 p.m. | Torch-lit walk at the Schwarzsee lake

Sunday, December 31, 2023, 3.00 p.m. to 10.00 p.m.
3.00 p.m.
| Street artists
4.30 p.m. | Light installations
5.00 p.m. | Street artists

Monday, January 01, 2023, 3.00 p.m. to 10.00 p.m.
3.00 p.m. | New Year's greeting of the Kitzbühel Stadtmusik
3.00 p.m. | Street artists
3.45 p.m. | Street artists
4.00 p.m. | Saxalamanda
4.30 p.m. | Light installations
5.00 p.m. | Tyrol Music Project
5.00 p.m. | New Year's service in the parish church
5.00 p.m. | Torch-lit walk at the Schwarzsee lake
6.30 p.m. | New Year's speeches
7.00 p.m. | Tom Daubek & Friends
7.00 p.m. | DJ Paul Lomax feat. Marisha & MC Tony Davis (live)

Events end at 10.00 p.m.

Start the new year with Kitzbühel

Light installations

Kitzbühel shines in festive light from December 30, 2023 to January 01, 2024. Picturesque house facades, special squares and monuments will be illuminated and staged in a merry festive style. The light installations bring warmth into the dark season and combine architecture, city history and illumination into an amazing total work of art. Marvel at the moving light objects - we will take you on a radiant winter fairy tale.

Torch circuit around the Schwarzsee

On 30. December 2023 and 01. January 2024 the path around the Schwarzsee is marked out with torches. Enjoy this unique and atmospheric walk in a dreamlike winter landscape.

Street artists

On December 31, 2023 and January 1, 2024, a colorful array of street performers will delight visitors in downtown Kitzbühel. Starting at 15:00 p.m., chimney sweepers parade through the Gamsstadt and spread a festive mood, while stilt walkers and artists amaze the guests. Let yourself be enchanted and get in the mood for the upcoming turn of the year together with us.

The Spielvolk unerringly hits the moment of fascination and captivates every visitor with its extraordinary program. When it gets dark, the stunning costumes of the street performers unfold their special charm and thus make your evening unforgettable. 

New Year's greeting of the Kitzbühel Stadtmusik

On 01 January 2023 at 3:00 p.m. the Kitzbühel Stadtmusik invites you to the New Year's greeting in the Vorderstadt. Let yourself be enchanted by this wonderful tradition.

New Year's Mass in the Parish Church

On Monday, January 1st, 2023 at 5:00 p.m. the New Year’s service will take place in the parish church of St. Andreas Kitzbühel. The annual festive mass - to bless the new year - is musically framed by the church choir and orchestra.

Christmas in Reith

There is a colorful New Year's program in Reith this year. On Saturday, December 30, 2023 at 6:00 p.m., the pre-New Year's Eve celebration of a 'different kind' will start on the Reither ski meadow: The organizer won't reveal any details and invites everyone to be surprised.

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Do you have any questions?

The team of Kitzbühel Tourismus is happy to assist you!

Hinterstadt 18 | 6370 Kitzbühel

0043 5356 66660


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Mon. - Fri.:9 a.m. - 5 p.m. 
Sat.:  9 a.m. - 2 p.m.

We are happy to assist you by phone or e-mail or in person at Hinterstadt 18 | Kitzbühel

Tel: +43 5356 66660

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