Apfelfest

Highlight events in the Valle Isarco/Eisacktal

Where to celebrate in the valley of trails

MAY 2017

Water Light Festival Brixen/South Tyrol
from 5th May to 27th May 2017
The Water Light Festival takes place for the first time in Brixen this year and lasts from 5th to 21st May 2017 daily from 9 pm in Brixen/South Tryol.

Herbal Weeks
from 13th to 28th May 2017
Market, herbal walk, Workshop with herbal instructor, restaurants you can taste special dishes during the Herbal Weeks.

Mountain Days Brixen/Bressanone South Tyrol
from 25th May to 5th June 2017
The german magazine outdoor presents the “Mountain Days Brixen Südtirol”. From the classic sunrise hike to wildlife observation and nature photography to a night in bivacs, everything is offered.


JULY 2017
Brixen Dolomites Marathon
1st July 2017

8th edition - from the cathedral square in Brixen all the way up to the top of the Plose mountain.

Mountain & Flowers

from 9th to 23rd July 2017
During the Mountain & Flowers Weeks at Gossensass and Pflersch you can participate at herbal walks and Workshops.

Walking day "Walther von der Vogelweide"
16th July 2017 in Laion/Lajen
Hiking enthusiasts from near and far will gather on July 16, 2017 in Laion/Lajen for an adventurous day of hiking.


SEPTEMBER 2017
South Tyrolean Honey Days
on 8th and 9th September 2017 in Brixen/Bressanone

Dumpling Festival in Vipiteno/Sterzing
10th September 2017
On a row of tables more than 400 meters long and stretching from the new town to the old town, innkeepers from the entire region serve more than 70 different types of dumpling, from traditional bacon dumplings to others including asparagus dumplings and beetroot dumplings, not forgetting the large choice of sweet dumplings in all their variations.

"Gassltörggelen" at Chiusa/Klausen
16th, 23th and 30th September 2017
Organised for the first time in 2004, Chiusa now celebrates this centuries old Valle Isarco/Eisacktal tradition in its own special way in its picturesque streets, on various long Saturdays in September.

Börz-Plose Bikeday
The 2017 edition has been cancelled!

Bread and strudel market at Brixen/Bressanone
from 29th September to 1st October 2017
The event will focus the various trademarked South Tyrolean breads.

Speck Festival at Val di Funes/Villnöss
30th September and 1st October 2017
The production of Speck, speciality ham and bacon, is a tradition going back hundreds of years in South Tyrol. The Funes/Villnöss valley dedicates a whole weekend in October to this top quality product. The festival starts on Saturday with the motto “Rural Heritage”, during which an insight is given into the work and customs of farmers, and the Villnöss Brillenschaf sheep takes pride of place.


OCTOBER 2017
The Big Apple Festival at Natz-Schabs
8th October 2017
Sunnseitn-Apple week is enjoyed annually up on the high apple plateau of Naz/Sciaves, when various restaurants in the town and its surroundings offer all sorts of specialities made from apples.

International Mountain Summit© (IMS)
from 9th to 15th October 2017
The ninth edition of the Mountain Summit provides unique mountain moments, multivision shows of renowned alpinists plus exceptional adventure-walks.

16th Valle Isarco Chestnut Weeks
from 14th October to 5th November 2017
Inns and restaurants along the route offer local people and visitors specialties made from chestnuts, using a very varied choice of recipes.

Farmers’ Festival at Teis/Tiso
15th October 2017
The farmers’ festival (Bauernfestl) at Tiso/Teis is one of South Tyrol’s most traditional festivals and a true journey of discovery through the crafts and customs of the Funes/Villnösser Valley.


NOVEMBER 2017
Solimans Dream
from 23rd November 2017 to 7th January 2018
The Hofburg in Brixen/Bressanone turns into a unique, sparkling light and music show that tell the story of Soliman, the Elephant from Bressanone, and his journey through an enchanting dream world.
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