Cultural programme in Vorarlberg

The Bregenz Forest is internationally know for its diverse culture programme. Tradition and modern age create a symbiosis and characterise the diverse event programme in the wonderful alpine nature on the Arlberg.

Symposiums, concerts, exhibitions and theatre performances, as well as traditional parties and sports events.

Music, theatre & handicraft

Many top-class and thrilling events lure an culturally interested audience to Vorarlberg. The region around Damüls has a very interesting art history and every guest will find the right event for an inspiring stay in the Bregenz Forest alpine region.

  • Bregenz Festival
    The Bregenz Festival is the counterpart to the Salzburg Festival and in no way less interesting. Experience the terrific performances on the Seebühne Bregenz – the famous floating stage – and at many other beautiful venues in Vorarlberg's cultural centre.
  • Philosophikum Lech
    The annual Philosophikum Lech delights the intellectually interested audience with always new and gripping discussion topics. Like at university, but better!
  • Meisterstraße
    Masters of their trades present their works in Lech. Look, marvel and buy. Get an insight into Austria's handicraft industry and shops.
  • Variety of museums
    Women's museum, local museum, Angelika-Kauffmann Museum, Franz Michael Felder Museum Schoppernau, … Use a rainy day in Damüls for a visit at the Bregenz Forest's museums with many interesting exhibitions or enjoy a trip to the Bregenz Art House.
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Sports & culinary

The wonderful hiking, mountain biking and running trails around Damüls serve as the perfect venue for various major sports events.

  • Seven Summit Tour Schröcken
    Extreme mountain hike: 7 peaks, 48km, an altitude of 5,000 metres and all this for a good cause.
  • Trans Vorarlberg Triathlon
    The big triathlon from Lake Constance to the Arlberg takes place in August: 1.2km swimming, 102km cycling and 12km running.
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A special indulgence journey through the Bregenz Forest …

  • Bregenz Forest Cheese Street
    The Vorarlberg people love their cheese so much that they have dedicated a whole street to it. Go on an indulgence journey through the Bregenz Forest: tastings and tours await you when you experience Bregenz Forest culture.

Read more about current and upcoming events in the Madlener Mountain Hotel's blog. It will keep you up to date with all the thrilling music, sports and culture events in your holiday region between the Bregenz Forest and the Große Walsertal biosphere reserve. We guarantee that you will not feel bored for only one second during your holiday here. If you want to secure your stay at the 4-star Mountain Hotel in Damüls, send us your non binding holiday enquiry or book conveniently online. The Madlener family will also be pleased to talk to you on the phone +43 5510 221.

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Alpenrosen in the spring in Vorarlberg, Austria
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Vorarlberg in winter


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