Events around the Reschenhof near Innsbruck
Events in the Hall-Wattens region
During the summer there are a variety of events taking place in the Hall-Wattens region. Locals and visitors alike get to enjoy culinary, sports and cultural events.
In the Hall-Wattens region, pleasure is very much celebrated. A variety-packed array of culinary festivals take place throughout the year.
Hall Radish Festival
28. April 2018
The area around the towns of Thaur and Absam is often described as Austria’s biggest vegetable garden. More than a half of all the radishes grown in Austria and many other vegetables come from here. At the annual radish festival the harvest is celebrated with music, delicious Tyrol food and radishes of course.
Friday, 13 July and Saturday, 14 July 2018
Local producers present their very own regional products in the oldtown of Hall in Tirol and indulge visitors with a big variety of dishes and specialities.
Friday, 31 August 2018, 5 to 10 pm and Saturday, 1 September 2018, 11 am to 10 pm
The popular 'Haller Weinherbst' always takes places on the first weekend of September. 14 local winemakers offer exclusively Austrian wines for tasting and purchase. In addition to that musicians provide best entertainment and typical food is provided as well.
Organic mountain farming festival
Saturday, 8. September 2018, 10:00 am to 5:00 pm.
‘BIO vom BERG’, the brand name for Tyrol’s organic farmers and Hall town marketing association, bring organic farmers to the Stiftsplatz in the historic Old Town area of Hall. Organic mountain farmers from north, east and south Tyrol, Salzburg, Trentino and Friaul offer their delicious foods, which are grown in accordance with organic guidelines. Delicious organic foods and fun is the maxim at this festival in September.
'Kiachl’ and Autumn Festival of Hall’s farmers market
Saturday, 6. October 2018, 9:00 am to 1:00 pm.
After the harvest the farmers at Hall Farmers’ Market present their seasonal produce and delicious foods from the region at Oberer Stadtplatz in Hall. They offer great value-for-money promotions on potatoes, apples and much more. The autumn market also enjoys musical accompaniment from a local music group.
In the Hall-Wattens region not everything revolves around sports in the winter. In summer too there are numerous sporting events to celebrate and take part in.
12. Hall-Wattens half marathon
Saturday, 26 May 2018
The route for the Hall-Wattens half marathon proceeds from Hall’s Old Town along the Inn to Wattens and via the villages back to Hall. There are quite a few metres altitude to tackle on the variety-packed route.
Sunday, 10 June 2018
The Halltal-Express is a team competition for cyclists and runners of all ability levels. It is fun, not racing, which is to the fore. The real winners are all those who reach the finish at the end of the Halltal. A challenge for all leisure riders!
8. Glungezer mountain run
Sunday, 5 August 2018
The Glungezer mountain run is the longest mountain run in Austria. In 2018 it will be taking place for the 8th time. The run starts at 558 metres altitude. The course then meanders up to the summit of the Glungezer at 2678 metres.
24. Mountain bike race on Thaurer Alm
Saturday, 15 September 2018
The race on the Thaurer Alm is a classic among riders. In its 24th edition, once again there are 7.5 km and 839 metres altitude to tackles, with an average incline of 11.2 %.
13. 'Haller Turmlauf' run
Sunday, 16 September 2018
The route of the Haller Turmlauf run has is special – there are two towers, a tunnel, 590 steps and 486 metres altitude to tackle. In 2018 the event will be taking place for the 13th time. As well as the classic ‘Turmlauf’, the ‘Feuerwehrlauf’ will be held this year for the first time as a ‘rescue run’.
HIGHLIGHT! 2018 UCI Road World Championships INNSBRUCK-TIROL
22 to 30 September 2018
The best road cyclists in the world will be honoring Tirol at the end of September, when the UCI Road World Championships will be on the program for eight competition days. Exciting competitions in the disciplines of individual time trial, team time trial and road race challenge the participants in the captivating top event. The region of Hall-Wattens is next to the Ötztal, Rattenberg in Alpbachtal Seenland and Kufstein one of the starting regions. Via various routes the races lead into the heart of Tyrol - to the provincial capital Innsbruck!
Whether it is literature, music, theatre or exhibitions, the Hall-Wattens region has a few things to offer in the cultural sector.
Music in the Giants
Thursday, 24 May until Sunday, 27 May 2018
Swarovski Crystal Worlds invite you every year in May to the “Music in the Giants” festival, under the artistic direction of Tyrolean composer and pianist Thomas Larcher. This chamber music festival once again promises a great variety of top-class sounds in 2018.
Friday, 1 June until Saturday, 30 June 2018
Burgsommer Hall is part of the versatile cultural offering here every year. Numerous concerts, theatre performances and exhibitions are held in Hasegg Castle throughout the summer.
KLANGstadt Hall in Tirol
Saturday, 21 July 2018
Klangstadt presents a very different sort of street music – little musical islands in Hall’s Old Town area. The borders between traditional folk music, new folk music and world music will be sounded out in entertaining fashion.
16. International Literature Days 'Sprachsalz'
Friday, 14 September until Sunday, 16 September 2018
For the 16th time, Sprachsalz invites you to the International Literature Day in Hall in Tyrol. Once again around 20 authors will read from their works. “Literature for all!” is the maxim of the event organisers and free entry to the readings and discussions with the authors in the stylish ambience of the Parkhotel, Kurhaus Hall and Ablinger Media Tower. Garber will make this make this a real cultural adventure.
Visit the events in the region
Visit the Hall-Wattens region and avail of a wide range of events! In the country hotel, the Reschenhof, you will be very well looked after.
Ask for more information – no obligation. We look forward to welcoming you to the region.