Plose Nights
Plose Nights

Plose Nights

January-early March
Every Friday from January to March, the Plose cable car runs until 11 p.m. Ski touring, tobogganing or hiking under the moonlight are all unforgettable experiences!
Water Light Festival
Water Light Festival

Water Light Festival

Second half of May
Artists from all over the world gather in Brixen and transform the town into a sea of lights with fantastic light installations. Don’t miss this spectacle!
The Brixen book fair
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The Brixen book fair

End of April
The world of books is multi-faceted. During the book fair we hold readings, workshops, exhibitions and guided tours to help you discover many of them.
Mountain Days
Mountain Days

Mountain Days

Second half of May
A diverse programme invites you to explore the mountains around Brixen and the Eisacktal valley. There is something for everyone!
Brixen Classics
Brixen Classics

Brixen Classics

Mid June
In June Bressanone invites to Brixen Classics, a triad of classical music, exquisite local wines and the finest South Tyrolean specialities.
Brixen Dolomiten Marathon
Brixen Dolomiten Marathon

Brixen Dolomiten Marathon

1st Saturday in July
42 kilometres and an elevation gain of 2,450 metres: test your limits running from the cathedral square in Brixen up to the summit of Mt. Plose. Or… just enjoy the event as a spectator.
Dolomites Ultra Trail
Dolomites Ultra Trail

Dolomites Ultra Trail

1st Saturday in July
An extraordinary feat: the runners, paired up in teams of two, sweat their way around the Dolomites, covering 84 kilometres and an elevation gain of 5,000 metres. The start and finishing lines are both in the cathedral square in Brixen.
Dine, Wine & Music
Dine, Wine & Music

Dine, Wine & Music

June and August
Local wines, delicious food and good music – the perfect ingredients for a memorable summer night on the cathedral square in Brixen.
Natural cinema on Mt. Plose
Natural cinema on Mt. Plose

Natural cinema on Mt. Plose

July-August
Watch the sunrise from the summit of Mt. Gabler – you’ll need to get up early, but we promise it’s worth your while!
Mountainbike Testival
Mountainbike Testival

Mountainbike Testival

End of September
Guided bike tours, test rides with the latest bike models, and an exciting fringe programme to delight both professional and amateur cyclists.
Bread and strudel market
Bread and strudel market

Bread and strudel market

Early October
Apple strudel, Vinschger Paarlen and Schüttelbrot: take a stroll in the cathedral square and sample South Tyrolean bread specialities.
Christmas market and light show
Christmas market and light show

2020 CANCELLED

Christmas market and light show

End of November-6th January
Immerse yourself in the magical atmosphere of the Christmas market in the cathedral square and prepare to be amazed by “Soliman’s Dream”, a spectacular light and music show held in the inner court of the Hofburg palace.