Bolzano

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.
February, 2 2016 - January, 14 2018
Heavy Metal
Heavy Metal
How copper changed the world. The special exhibition in the South Tyrol Museum of Archaeology traces the history of copper. On display are new archaeological finds from the Alpine region and important authentic artefacts from the surrounding area.
November, 24 - January, 6
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.
November, 24 - January, 6
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.
November, 24 - January, 6
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.
November, 24 - January, 6
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.
November, 24 - January, 6
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.
December, 1
Museion
Long Night in Bolzano's Museums
The museums of Bolzano will remain open from 4 pm until 1 am. A colourful programme of events until the small hours, with guided tours, special displays concerts and games, enabling visitors to cast a glance behind the scenes. Special programme for families with children between 4-8 pm. The following are taking part in the event: Runkelstein castle, the South Tyrol Museum of Archaeology, the Museum of Nature South Tyrol, the Museion, the Municipal Museum, the School Museum and the Mercantile Museum.
Admission to all museums is free of charge.
December, 2 - February, 10 Image Diplomacy
In "Image Diplomacy", Vladislav Shapovalov addresses the cultural and political heritage of the "Communist project" as articulated by the Soviet Union, constructing its perspective from his own biography of a young Russian who grew up in post-1989 Russia and resident for many years in Milan.
Exhibition in the Gallery Museum.
December, 15
Saslong
FIS Ski World Cup in Val Gardena: Super G Men
Start: 12.15 am.
Info: Saslong Classic Gardena - Gröden
December, 16
Saslong
FIS Ski World Cup in Val Gardena: Downhill Men
Start: 12.15 am.
Info: Saslong Classic Gardena - Gröden
December, 31
BoClassic
BoClassic
Street running race with international athletes. At the international New Year's Eve running world champions, Olympic champions and European champions compete on the circuit through the old town of Bolzano.
April, 28
Oetzi Alpin Marathon
Ötzi Alpine Marathon
This very special event in South Tyrol which is open to individual athletes as well as teams and involves three very exacting sports disciplines, mountain biking, running and ski tour.
Every Saturday in May Bacchus Urbanus
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.