Event Highlights in Salzburg

Sophisticated art and culture in Salzburg

The whole city is a stage. This is not just true of Salzburg during the Salzburg Festival. See for yourself! All those who love culture and art can find something in Salzburg from January right through to December.


Salzburg is one of the most famous cities of culture the world over and annually the quaint baroque city hosts around 4000 cultural events. Numerous cultural genii have left their impression on Salzburg down the centuries - among them Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Michael Haydn, Stefan Zweig and Hugo von Hofmannsthal.


Culture in Salzburg changes with the seasons

Whatever you’re in the mood for, whatever the time of year, every year Salzburg – the city on the Salzach River - attracts countless domestic and foreign guests to a whole range of artistic and cultural events. In Salzburg you’ll be spoilt for choice – every day, every evening, every night. Among the highlights of the cultural year are Mozart Week in January, the Whitsuntide Festival, the summertime Salzburg Festival, the autumn Jazzherbst concerts and the famous Advent Singers in the run-up to Christmas. Of course, there are countless other cultural events to discover, so you’re sure to find something to suit your taste!


Discover the charm and magic of Salzburg on a cultural vacation and enjoy a selection of the myriad cultural and artistic attractions.

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