Festivals and Special Events in Bad Vigaun
In rhythm with the seasons: Salzburg Harvest Festival, Country Fairs and Advent
In Bad Vigaun, in the Tennengau Region, there is always something to experience. In step with the changing seasons, this idyllic holiday destination hosts numerous traditional events and heritage festivals. Especially during the second half of the year, one festival follows hot on the heels of another. Bad Vigaun is also one of 72 participating "Harvest Festival" communities in SalzburgerLand.
HARVEST FESTIVAL in Bad Vigaun
Every year in late summer, when the fields are mowed for the last time and the fruit & vegetables are picked, this is the start of Harvest Festival season in SalzburgerLand. The recently harvested products are then transformed into an array of marvelous foods and drinks. The smell of freshly baked farmhouse bread, herbal cheeses, fruit schnapps and cured meats wafts through the air of Bad Vigaun. That said, Harvest Festival is also a time for celebrations and personal encounters: In Bad Vigaun, that's something you will get to experience first-hand.
COUNTRY FAIR in Bad Vigaun
Every year towards the conclusion of Harvest Festival season, on the second Sunday in October Bad Vigaun hosts a traditional country fair. Visit the morning folk gathering on the village square, with music performed by the Bad Vigaun town folk band, and be sure to be there when they tap the official festival beer keg.
Advent in Bad Vigaun
Advent in Bad Vigaun is especially idyllic, Countryside blanketed deep in snow, wintry temperatures and festively decorated squares give the community an atmosphere of pure charm. The fragrances of mulled wine and hot punch, farmhouse doughnuts, chestnuts and freshly roasted almonds float in the air. Even "Scrooges" can't avoid catching the "Christmas fever" in a setting like this. Whether at the Naturthek, the Englhartgut or on Bad Vigaun village square– at the Advent stands you will be able to buy a wide selection of culinary treats as well as homemade products.
Experience for yourself Bad Vigaun and its festivals throughout the year – now is the ideal opportunity to check on accommodation vacancies during the dates you are interested in.