The holiday region Erste Ferienregion im Zillertal comprises 12 idyllic villages, each with its own lovely character, which guarantee an unforgettable holiday with the family in the Zillertal. In winter, the First Holiday Region in the Zillertal impresses with countless kilometres of pistes and fantastic winter hiking trails. Families with children will find plenty of variety in our winter activities and excursion destinations.
You are awaited by numerous events offering you the perfect framework programme for your holidays!
Sports events, music festivals, cultural highlights – boredom does not stand a chance in the Fügen-Kaltenbach region.
Every year, a festive Christmas programme takes place in the region.
When children's eyes light up, Christkindl is not far away.
02.12: Welcoming St. Nicholas in Fügen
02.12: Welcoming St. Nicholas in Schlitters
03.12: Welcoming St. Nicholas in Uderns
06.12: Welcoming St. Nicholas in Strass
09.12: Magical lights in Fügen
09.12: Christmas market in Schlitters
15.12: Gospel concert in Fügen
16.12: Christmas market in Fügen
17.12: Advent at the village square in Aschau
17.12: Advent in Strass
17.12: Advent in Kaltenbach
21.12: Musically christmas at the Marienberg chapel
23.12: Welcoming the Christkindl in Fügen
26.12: Stefani-Blasen in Ried
After the overwhelming successes of recent years, the celebrated international gospel formation 4REAL is once again embarking on an extensive tour of Austria this year.
Lead singer Shelia and her musicians give free rein to their passion for deeply spiritual and emotionally charged gospel music of yesterday, today and tomorrow - an uplifting experience in the run-up to Christmas,
that is sure to sweep every audience off their feet!
Cat. 1: € 37,- / Cat. 2: € 27,- (Free choice of seats in the respective category)
Start 8 p.m, Entry 7 p.m
The Zillertal VÄLLEY RÄLLEY combines four exciting snowboard slopestyle competitions, free freestyle coaching, cool side events and free snowboard testing in a unique event series. In December it finally starts again - the first tour stop will take place from 16 - 17 December 2023 in the Hochzillertal - Kaltenbach ski area.
All aboard to celebrate the turn of the year 2023! With the New Year's Eve train from Jenbach to Mayrhofen and back and the whole valley celebrates with you: at ten stations, the New Year's Eve train will receive a hearty welcome and bid farewell to the new year with music and good humor.
It starts with the New Year's Eve steam train from Jenbach station. Anyone who wants to end the old year with a ride on the Zillertal New Year's Eve train can simply hop on at one of the ten stations on December 31, 2023.
More informations will follow!
In the Schlosspark Fügen we celebrate the new year together and look back on the old one.
A warm-up DJ will heat us up in the cold temperatures, while later, as a special highlight, the tribute band OI&B - Zucchero will create a party atmosphere.
In addition, a spectacular laser show, sparks and flame jets await you!
Start: 5.30 pm
House music meets Alpine flair - on two days, the region's exclusive huts and bars are transformed into extraordinary stages for live bands and DJs.
And the best thing is: your ski pass is your ticket! (Entry to the huts & bars free)
The Zellberg Buam invite you again to the Alpenparty in Fügen in 2024. With many well-known stars the 3 brothers celebrate again a whole weekend with you. With them among, die Ursprung Buam, die JuZis, die Mayrhofner and many more!
In 2024, the JUZIs will not only celebrate their 30th stage anniversary, but also invite you to the legendary JUZIopenair in the Zillertal on 17th of August 2024, which will once again be a highlight for all JUZI fans in the event calendar for the 25th time.
More information will follow!
Experience tradition up close! Be there when the farmers with their colourfully decorated cows walk down from the alpine pastures into the valley. With an exciting supporting programme and regional specialities, the annual Almabtrieb is a highlight in Erste Ferienregion and always worth a visit.
expected dates 2024:
14.09: Fügen Kohlerhof
15.09: Almluft Gattererberg
21.09: Fügen village centre
05.10: Moarhof Hart