Hundreds of balls are staged throughout Austria during carneval. Starting with the Imperial Ball on December 31 and ending with the prestigious Opera Ball.
Christmas Season in Austria
The time from late November to the end of the year is very special in Austria. Visit christmas markets, try some Gluehwein and enjoy the spirit of Christmas...
New Year's Celebrations
Whether you start the New Year in style attending the Le Grand Bal at the Imperial Palace, or celebrate it on the streets of any town in Austria – the choice is all yours.
Coffeehouse culture in Austria
Cafés are an everyday part of city living and particularly in Vienna they are at the heart of city life. Relax and enjoy a melange and an apple strudel.
Vienna Boys' Choir
The Vienna Boys' Choir is one of the oldest boys' choirs in the world. For nearly 500 years it has been an enduring symbol of Austria.
Passion for Tradition
Yodeling and electronic music. Rustic farm-house museums and glittering skyscrapers. In Austria, beloved traditions and innovation happily coexist, each nurturing the other.
Christmas markets in Austria
It's the season! During the four weeks leading up to Christmas Eve, charming Christmas Markets pop up in every Austrian town, big and small, all over the country.
New Year's From Above
High above the rooftops and valleys, visitors to Austria have the most spectacular start to the year. We let you in on the best New Year's celebrations in Austria.
Austria - Europe's Meeting Place
The cultural wealth of our country is not least the result of a great variety of influences from West and East, North and South. Throughout history, Austria has always played a special role in the center of Europe: as a bridge-builder, as a meeting place and as a venue for cultural exchange.