The farmers' Harvest Festival in Austria
Harvest Festival in the Salzburg Sportwelt
When the colourful leaves are starting to fall it is time for the farmers of the region to start dishing up their delicacies, inviting you to try and enjoy. Austria’s Harvest Festival has begun.
The "fete requires guests" is a saying that is lived by the inhabitants of the Salzburg Sportwelt day after day. And particularly during the Salzburg Harvest Festival, a special experience for all those who appreciate regional customs and traditions. The harvest festival will enrich your well-earned holidays in Austria with culinary delights such as Austrian doughnuts, bacon and Austrian spirits.
Harvest festival in Austria at the Salzburg Sportwelt
Enjoy life to the fullest - that is the motto of the Austrian Harvest Festival. Enter a world of farmers' customs and get to know the produce and products from the province of Salzburg first hand. Freshly baked bread, cheese, milk products and sausages, oils with spices and herbs, home-distilled schnapps and of course typical specialties such as “Kasnockn”, meatballs with Sauerkraut or Austrian doughnuts filled with plum jam. A total of 150 farmers and tavern owners take care of the culinary needs of guests at the Salzburg Harvest Festival.
The highlights of the Harvest Festival in Salzburg, in Austria's Salzburg Sportwelt:
- Guided alpine hiking tours from one alpine chalet to the next
- Guided horseback treks
- Free entrance to the museum of local history in Altenmarkt, Radstadt, Filizmoos and Wagrain
- Cultural events such as the famous “Almabrieb” (driving the cattle down from the alpine meadows into the valleys)
- Pumpkin fete
- Wind and brass band concerts in traditional Austrian attire
Autumn is not only time for the Harvest Festival in Salzburg, it is also the most beautiful time of the year for riding and hiking in the Salzburg Sportwelt. When the autumn sun slowly sets and the leaves start turning you will discover a completely new side of autumn in Austria. You will be enchanted.
Place a reservation for your hiking holidays in Austria. Austria’s Harvest Festival in Salzburg is a fabulous event to take part in during your holidays in the province of Salzburg. Enquire online now.