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Music Film Festival in Vienna

Nightlife, films, musical performances, and food vendors from Vienna’s best restaurants transform the square in front of Vienna’s City Hall into a hub for summer fun. Free and open to the public, locals and visitors alike enjoy movie screenings and world-class musical performances broadcast on a gigantic screen.

Vienna Music Film Festival © Wien Tourismus / Karl Thomas
Vienna Music Film Festival © Wien Tourismus / Karl Thomas
Vienna Music Film Festival © Wien Tourismus / Christian Stemper
Vienna Music Film Festival © Wien Tourismus / Christian Stemper
Vienna Music Film Festival © Wien Tourismus / Karl Thomas
Vienna Music Film Festival © Wien Tourismus / Karl Thomas

The warm summer months of July and August lure over 700,000 Viennese and international visitors out to Rathausplatz to enjoy open-air cinema. Young or old, local or foreigner, everyone will find something to enjoy at this cultural festival. Over the course of 65 evenings, more than 40 different productions and premieres are presented. Past festivals have included classic performances such as the opera Carmen, Tchaikovsky’s ballet Swan Lake, and the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra’s New Year’s Concert. Children will enjoy screenings of animated films like “Peter and the Wolf”. Contemporary performances from the likes of Hubert von Goisern, Norah Jones, Cyndi Lauper, and Paul McCartney have also drawn big crowds to this event.

Make sure that you bring your appetite with you! Choose from 22 of the top restaurants in Vienna and enjoy the best culinary delights the city has to offer. With a plate of world-class cuisine and the best seat in the house, this impressive lineup will be one of the highlights of your summer.
 

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Film Festival
City Hall Square (Rathausplatz)
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