Tips for Festival Fans
The Salzburg Festival is one of the most famous and prominent music festivals in the world. Its program offers a unique blend of traditional and modern pieces: spectacular premieres, new productions of classic dramas and the most beautiful theater, opera and concert performances. Internationally famous stars such as and draw culture buffs and the high society to Salzburg each summer.
There is a high demand for Festival tickets. We have put together a fewfor the Salzburg Festival for those who were unable to get tickets for , etc. or for last-minute bookers:
Get your Festival tickets online
On March 30 the general ticket sales were opened. From that day on, everybody can buy Festival tickets online, with the unique opportunity to check the sightlines of the selected seat! The list of available tickets is updated daily! Get your Festival tickets now at the online ticket order of Salzburg Festival
Festival Ball 2012
The first Festival Ball will take place in the Horse Riding School on September 1, 2012. The opening ceremony will be danced by the young couples wearing long traditional costumes. The festive concert with great stars and the unique setting of the Baroque arcades hewn into the rock of the Mönchsberg will create the atmosphere for an unforgettable ball. The dresscode "evening dirndl and traditional evening suit" reflects the long tradition of wearing traditional costumes among high society ever since the era of emperor Franz Josef I.
Highlights from Salzburg Festival performances are shown on a large open-air screen set up on Chapter Square in Salzburg, sponsored by the Salzburg Festival in collaboration with Siemens and the Austrian Broadcasting Company (ORF). Theprogram includes extraordinary operas and concerts from the past as well as productions from the current Festival season. Free admission.
A special children's program is also available in the afternoon during the
Wining and dining during the Festival
Find out which restaurants, bars and cafés the stars of the Salzburg Festival frequent before and after the performance:
M32, Restaurant Goldener Hirsch, Blaue Gans, Carpe Diem, Stiftskeller St. Peter, Gasthof Auerhahn, Café Restaurant Triangel, magazin, esszimmer, die Restaurants des Hotel Sacher, Restaurant Purzelbaum, Restaurant Mirabell im Hotel Sheraton, Restaurant Pfefferschiff, Restaurant Friesacher, Riedenburg, Hangar 7
Saitensprung, Take Five, republic, zebra american bar, Soda Club, Steinterrasse