Balls season in Vienna - In January and February, Austrian
Carnival balls are held in every parts of the town
Opernball - Held in February. Most popular, expensive
and exciting, Opernball is located in Vienna State Opera.
Philharmonic Ball - Also held in February. Termed as the
most famous sound and musical opera, Philharmonic Ball, is
a musical delight you will remember for ever.
Blumenball - Enjoy the spectacular flower arrangements
here! Held in January
Zuckerbäckerball - Vienna's confectioners celebrate
their art at the exquisite buffet! A January fixture.
Kaffeesiederball - Ball meant for Vienna's favourite
beverages: coffee. A January festival.
Christkindlmarkt - Starts off at the end of November
at continues till Christmas Day.
Rathausplatz - Vienna's own classy Christmas Market
in front of City Hall. Literally centre of all Christmas Market
attraction with the age old "Kasperl" tree and "Herzerlbaum"
Schonbrunn Castle - Used to be the summer citadel of
Austrian Emperors. Now a perfect Christmas Village with mulled
wine and ginger bread
Spittelberg - Find amazing original and traditional
collection of handicrafts
Donauinselfest - Attracts more than 3 million visitors
and International stars, Donauinselfest, an open air festival
takes place in June
Film Festival am Rathausplatz - The summer bonanza
for every film enthusiast. No entry fees and international
cousins make the event an extremely popular one held in front
of the Vienna City Hall.
Life Ball - Since 1993 this program, a surprising success
story aims to bring awareness and raise fund for various AIDS
New Years Eve in Vienna - Everything and anything is
possible in Neujahrskonzert, the biggest celebration of the
year. Official designer fireworks, open air parties at Vienna's
First District, escape to clubs like Passage, WUK or pubs
at Gurtel will give you an unforgettable experience of your
life. Hofburg, the magnificent hall welcomes you for a splendid
dinner with your loved ones.
Rund um die Burg - Famous Austrian writer reads excerpts
from their books in front of Viennese Burgtheater in the month
City Marathon - An impressive event, held last weekend
of May attended by visitors, locals and international celebrities
Wean Hean - The best of traditional Viennese Wiennerlied
folk song and jazz delivers the true essence of Vienna's musical
tradition. Held in October.
Wiener Festwochen - During May and June the best of
theatre, music and dance programs from the best artists of
the world are performed here.