Events in the Kitzbuehel Alps

Events in the Kitzbuehel Alps

Events in the Kitzbuehel Alps

Kitzbühel is famous for hosting a variety of major international events throughout the year. Above all, sporting events attract tens of thousands of spectators to its slopes and glue millions of viewers to TV screens.

Discover exciting events in the Kitzbühel Alps all year round!

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Winter Events

Vertical Up

  • 24 February 2024
  • The Vertical Up is a legendary sporting event in Kitzbühel, where athletes have to conquer the original Streif with 3.312 km and 860 metres of altitude as quickly as possible. The fastest and most legendary athletes at this event are known for their exceptional performance and courage.
  • Find more information here.

Dänische Freerider Championships (Fieberbrunn)

  • 25 February 2024 & 3 March 2024 
  • Watch live when 50 fearless Danish free-riders battle for the title of the Danish champion at the challenging slopes around the Wildseeloder in Fieberbrunn.
  • Find more information here.

Kitzbühel Spring Games 

  • 8, 10, 23, 30 March 2024
  • The event series offers a variety of sports activities, including the Fireball Event on the
    Kitzbüheler Horn, mogul piste riding at Bumps & Jumps, 80s-style spring-swing-weddling fun
    and the Kitzbühel Extreme Waterslide Contest.
  • Find more information here.

Fireball / Goldfinger Party 

  • 15, 16 March 2024 
  • The Fireball 2024, themed "Goldfinger", is a ski race with retro flair and an elegant gala in the style of James Bond and Ian Fleming, as well as a Casino Royale Black Jack gymnastics.
  • Find more information here.


  • 22 - 24 March 2024 
  • Discover a variety of events. On Friday you can test the mogul piste and in the evening you can look forward to a jumper party. On Saturday, you can show off your skills and outfits at the wedel contest.
  • Find more information here.

Water Slide Contest

  • 30 March 2024 
  • The "Pool Slide Contest" is the highlight of the "Kitzbühel Extreme - 80's Spring Party" in March 2024. Participants have the chance to impress the jury with original 80s outfits or impressive freestyle performances on the pool in the middle of the ski slope.
  • Find more information here.


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Spring Events

Easter in Kitzbühel

  • 22 March - 7 April 2024 
  • Spend your Easter holiday in Kitzbühel with great ski offers for the whole family and a varied city experience. From 22 March to 7 April 2024, experience the unique Easter celebrations with old customs, colourful Easter eggs and cosy Easter markets in Kitzbühel and Jochberg.
  • Find more information here.

Master of the Swing Ski- and Golf Tournament 

  • 13 April 2024
  • As temperatures begin to rise and summer approaches, it's time to switch from skis to golf clubs. In April, the "Masters of the Swing" combo competition takes place for the fourth time. This is where the ski slopes are set alight for the last time this winter season and the golf season is heralded in. The race and the golf tournament are organised in teams of four.
  • Find more information here.

Mother's Day at the "Horn"

  • 12 May 2024
  • Spend Mother's Day in the idyllic Alpenhaus on the Kitzbüheler Horn and enjoy the traditional house music of the Hofer combined with a relaxing hike.
  • Find more information here.

Cordial Cup 

  • 17 - 20 May 2024
  • It is one of the biggest youth football tournaments in Europe and takes place every year at Whitsun.
  • Find more information here.


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Summer Events

Kitzbüheler Alpinerallye

  • 5 - 8 June 2024
  • This spectacular event takes place over three days and 600 kilometres.
    This is the perfect experience for lovers of iconic classics, youngtimers and exotic cars. The Alpine Rallye is a last refuge where the passion for cars lives on.
  • Find more information here and the programme schedule here.


  • 8  June 2024
  • The "Schlagerbooom" Open Air in Kitzbühel offers a spectacular line-up of hits, great music artists, as well as Florian Silbereisen and first-class show effects.
  • Find more information here.

AI Summit Kitzbühel 

  • 13 - 14 June 2024
  • Participants at this event can look forward to exciting presentations on AI, transformation information, networking, workshops, a gourmet lunch and an exclusive after-party.
  • Find more information here.

Triathlon am Kitz­büheler Schwarzsee 

  • 14 - 16 June 2024
  • Top European athletes compete for medals in Kitzbühel at the annual triathlon weekend at the Schwarzsee. The programme includes a European Triathlon Cup for professionals as well as races for amateur athletes and the KitzTRIGames for young Austrian triathletes.
  • Find more information here.

Golf Festival Kitzbühel 

  • 23 - 30 Juni 2024
  • This golf event offers culinary delights with award-winning chefs and selected winegrowers away from the golf courses. 
  • Find more information here.

Classic Music in the Alps 

  • 3 - 6  July 2024
  • The elegant open-air gala presents top-class cultural highlights which will impress acoustically as well as visually.
  • Find more information here.

Tennis ATP World Tour Kitzbühel

  • 20 - 27 July 2024
  • The ATP World Tour is once again making a stop in Kitzbühel this year for the 80th Generali Open. The traditional tournament promises a week of exciting, high-calibre matches as well as emotional moments on the court. However, there are also plenty of things to discover off the tennis court.
  • Find more information here.

Kitzbühel Summer Theatre 

  • 25 July - 16 August 2024
  • Watch the summer theatre in Kitzbühel, this year they will be performing a comedy hit "Die Niere" which is one of the most successful plays in the German-speaking region. 
  • Find more information here.

Pura Vida Kitzbühel 

  • 4 July - 22 August 2024
  • Begin the day with yoga in the city park, then enjoy a PURA VIDA summer drink and culinary delights while listening to the music. A colourful children's programme will also keep the younger guests entertained.
  • Find more information here.

The "Jahrmarkt" - Festival of the Stadtmusik Kitzbühel 

  • 3 August 2024 
  •  The traditional town music festival offers live music, and entertainment as well as food and drink stands.
  • Find more information here.

Music Festival Kitzbühel 

  • 16 - 17 August 2024
  • The music festival starts with the "Schlagernacht" in the Kitzbühel Open Air Stadium. The highlight of the event takes place on Saturday when Andreas Gabalier performs with his "Volks-Rock'n'Roller".
  • Find more information here.

Film Festival

  • 19 - 25 August 2024
  • From open-air comedies to classic film screenings, from drive-in cinemas to cinema on the mountain: As always, the Film Festival is all about the great film experience.
  • Find more information here.

Kitzbüheler Kulinarik 

  • 30 - 31 August 2024
  • The centre of Kitzbühel invites you to discover the diverse local cuisine. The participating partners present regional products with stories to tell, while visitors focus on tasting and enjoying.
  • Find more Information here.


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Autumn Events

International Kitzbüheler Horn Mountain Race 

  • 1 September 2024
  • The International Kitzbüheler Horn Mountain Road Race, one of the most famous mountain races in Austria, will be held for the 46th time in 2024. Top athletes from all over the world compete on the town's local mountain in Kitzbühel.
  • Find more information here.

Bike Marathon

Kitzbüheler Kulinarik X Piedmont

  • 10 - 13 October 2024 
  • KITZ Culinary x Piedmont brings together the specialities of Kitzbühel and the culinary treasures of the Piedmont region.
  • Find more information here.


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Kitzbühel in Winter

Advent in Kitzbühel

  • 20 November - 26 December 2024
  • During the Christmas season, the town becomes a magical place where the winter fairy tale comes true. The Advent market in the Hinterstadt and the Stadtpark is open from Wednesday to Sunday, as well as on 24 December and on 25 and 26 December. Discover the Christmas season in Tyrol and let yourself be enchanted.
  • Find more information here.

New Year's Program in Kitzbühel 

  • 30 December 2024 - 1 January 2025 
  • Celebrate the turn of the year in Kitzbühel with a fascinating programme from 30 December 2024 to 1 January 2025. 
  • Find more information here.

Ski World Cup: Hahnenkamm Race Kitzbühel 

  • 20 - 26 January 2025
  • Every year in January, fans from all over the world come to the famous Hahnenkamm Races in Kitzbühel. The event attracts international top skiers and is regarded as the sporting highlight of the year for the town. The race course in Kitzbühel is renowned for its difficulty and is one of the most challenging in the world.
  • Find more information here.

22nd Bendura Bank Snow Polo World Cup  

  • Januar 2025
  • Immerse yourself in the world of snow polo in Kitzbühel, where sparkling snow, fast strokes and noble horses play a unique match in front of your eyes. 
  • Find more information here.
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