The white thrill event
The white thrill event

There are many challenging events all year round in Austria.

Every Austrian state seems to have their own major events through the year from Cycle races, Marathons, Climbing, Ski-ing & water sports events.

On this page we will list those in the year.

Snow Bombing event 2024

08.04.2024 – 13.04.2024

Celebrate 25 years of Snowbombing in 2024, and enjoy a week-long festival of world class artists, music and dance, in the alpine setting of Mayrhofen!

Welcome to the second Galtür Nordic Volumes!

Experience a night-time racing spectacle in a class of its own at the 5th Nordic Night Race on 21 March 2024. This breathtaking event promises pure goosebump moments and unforgettable excitement for both participants and spectators by bringing unique dynamics to the skating sprint.

  • Nordic Sprint Race 
  • Get ready! When the first spring flowers sprout everywhere else, you can enjoy cross-country skiing in Galtür in overlength. Better be part and register now

The White Thrill event – April 20th 2024

Bike marathon
Arlberger event – 555 skiers, & snowboarders

The legendary ski race in St. Anton am Arlberg

When the lifts close in the afternoon of April 20th, things really get going in the ski resort of St. Anton am Arlberg. It’s the day of the “white thrill” – the cult ski race that pushes its participants to their sporting limits every year. Even during the day, there is a crackling atmosphere in the air: a noticeable number of skiers wear racing suits and mask their rising nervousness with jokes in the gondola or emphatically casual faces. At 5 p.m., things get serious: 555 skiers, snowboarders and telemarkers set off for the mass start at Vallugagrat.

Salzburg Festival 20.07.24 – 01.09.24
The Salzburg Festival is the most important event worldwide for Opera, Music & Theatre.

The Ischgl Ironbike – 2 &3 August 2024

Tough, tougher, Ischgl Ironbike: anyone who has ever taken part in this event can confirm this. After all, it is one of the toughest bike races in Europe! The Ironbike Marathon will once again be faithfully accompanied by the Eliminator (Palio) and the Kids & Juniors Trophy, the exciting race for young bikers. 

The Achensee Run

Austria’s most beautiful panorama run – 07 and 08 September 2024

At 23.2 kilometres long, the Achensee Run is one of Austria’s most spectacular running events. The route, which is longer than a half-marathon, takes runners around Tirol’s largest lake. Running enthusiasts can look forward to versatile terrain surrounded by the impressive Rofan and Karwendel mountains. The countdown to the Achensee Run 2024 on 07 and 08 September 2024 is on!

F1 – Austrian Grand Prix 2024 28th – 30th June

The Austrian Formula One Grand Prix will take place at the Red Bull Ring from 28 to 30 June.

Graz Marathon

11.10.2024 – 14.10.2024

Experience the autumn classic for the whole family: Graz’s ultimate running event with thousands of enthusiastic spectators and a unique flair. Read more

Austria Triathlon – 30th Aug – 1st Sept 2024

Legendary– since 1988. With a family atmosphere and the countless stories that have been written every year just outside Vienna, the Austria Triathlon is and remains unique.

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