Events calendar

Cultural, musical and sports events in Bolzano and South Tyrol. Theater, music and museums.

Date Event
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday Weekly markets
Monday piazza Don Bosco. Tuesday via Asiago and via Piacenza. Thursday via Rovigo and piazza Matteotti. Saturday Piazza della Vittoria and adjoining streets.
25th February 2014 - 10th January 2016
Frozen Stories
Frozen Stories
The special exhibition in the South Tyrol Museum of Archaeology reveals an unexpected aspect of climate change, namely its archaeological side. Objects that were concealed for a long time under the glacial ice are now coming to light. Ötzi was not the only lucky find of recent decades: the thaw has thrown up many other items and fascinating stories from the past.
February 7th - April 30th Spatial Dispositions - Aldo Giannotti
The first exhibition project of 2015 is entitled "Spatial Dispositions" and has been devised by Italian artist Aldo Giannotti (b. 1977, lives and works in Vienna). As a progressive examination of ar/ge kunst itself, Spatial Dispositions will operate as the introduction to the anniversary program.
Exhibition in the Gallery Museum.
Free entrance.
19th April
Marlene Sunshine Race
Marlene Südtirol Sunshine Race in Nals.
The cross-country race is one of the best attended in Italy.
25th April
Oetzi Alpin Marathon
Ötzi Alpine Marathon
This very special event in South Tyrol which is open to individual athletes as well as teams, runs under the motto "From Flowering Orchards to High Mountain Glaciers" and involves three very exacting sports disciplines, mountain biking, running and ski tour.
26th June - 5th July Südtirol Jazz Festival Alto Adige
Jazz Festival in Bolzano, Brunico, Vipiteno and Bressanone. The stars of world jazz play in the streets, the squares, in medieval castles and in modern theatres. Ten days full of emotions in the heart of the Alps.
11th July
Suedtirol Dolomiti Superbike
Südtirol Dolomiti Superbike
One more UCI MTB Mountainbike Marathon in Alta Pusteria/Hochpustertal (Italy).
19th - 25th July Craft Bike Transalp
A mountain bike race through Germany, Austria and Italy.
26th July - 1st August Giro delle Dolomiti
A week sport and fun by bike through the world of the Dolomites with the bike.
25th August - 4th September
Ferruccio Busoni International Competition for Pianists
Monteverdi Conservatoire, Domenican Square 19.
Every Saturday in October Bacchus Urbanus
Until 2.30 pm. Guided walks to the vineyards which yield the local St. Magdalener and Lagrein wines with a visit to a wine cellar and a wine-tasting session.
27th November - 6th January
Christmas Market Bolzano
Christmas Market Bolzano.
Bolzano and the traditional appointment of advent: the Christmas Market with all the typical atmosphere of the preparation of Christmas. The scents of the wine and the christmas pastry shop are stirred to the sounds of christmas music in an indeed only concert.
27th November - 6th January
Christmas Market Merano
Christmas Market Merano.
Precious moments of privacy, solemn moments of meditation during the christmas concerts of breaths and choruses, in the churches or on the Walks along the Passirio river. Many ideas for the Christmas, from christmas decorations, to the slippers in cooked wool, the ceramics, the stoffe traditional, the statuette in wood, the toys and the typical pastry shop.
27th November - 6th January
Christmas Market Bressanone
Christmas Market Bressanone.
One of the animated and rich moments of atmosphere of all the year. Numerous stands propose more typical and original products of the South Tyrol tradition: many christmas objects and ideas gift.
27th November - 6th January
Christmas Market Brunico
Christmas Market Brunico.
The most characteristic handicraft products and confectionery specialties for all the tastes. The "pearl of the Val Pusteria" is the ideal in order to conciliate the fun on the tracks of skis with walks between the charming medieval houses of the Way Centers of Brunico.
27th November - 6th January
Christmas Market Vipiteno
Christmas Market Vipiteno.
In the historical center, coffer of artistic and cultural treasures of the Middle Ages, as well as one long mining tradition testified from one special extension. The imposing Tower of the Twelve, that surpasses the main public square, is the background.
31st December
Street running race with international athletes.