Snow Arena Polo World Cup, Kitzbühel17 - 20 January 2013
The 10th Valartis Group Snow Arena Polo World Cup brings the glamour of the polo set to Kitzbühel. The 'Polo Parade' sees participants taken through the city centre in horse-drawn carriages. Then it's all about sport from Friday to Sunday. Guests and locals are invited to enjoy free entry to the event.
25 - 27 January 2013
Hahnenkamm Men's Downhill, Kitzbühel
Regarded as the most demanding race course on the world cup circuit, the world famous Hahnenkamm will attract the world's best skiers and thousands of visitors. Kitzbuhel is one of the most cosmopolitan resorts in the Alps with a wonderful old town, great hotels, cosy cafés and shopping to die for.
31January – 4 February 2013
Billabong Air & Style, Innsbruck
The world's best snowboarders converge on Innsbruck's outdoor Bergisel ski-jump for a day of intense competition at the Air & Style show. The event is notorious amongst snowboarders for its monstrous quarterpipe. The Rookie Challenge allows emerging talents to impress the crowds and music concerts liven up the party atmosphere.
18 – 22 March 2013
Altitude Comedy Festival, Mayrhofen
Where better to stage this perfect mix of skiing, comedy and music than in one of Tirol’s leading resorts, Mayrhofen. There’s an amazing line-up with some of the top names in comedy such as Jimmy Carr, Frankie Boyle and Al Murray.
1- 6 April 2013
Famous for its adrenaline-fuelled snowboarding and crazy partying, the annual Snowbombing festival takes over the resort of Mayrhofen. Leading DJs, club nights, live acts and snowboarders come together for this ultimate event, with amazing line-ups including Fatboy Slim, Editors and Friendly Fires.
Electric Mountain Festival, Sölden
Over in the Oetztal, Sölden hosts a fantastic mix of music, mountains, snow and skiing over several weekends in April. This year saw superstar DJ David Guetta and rap legend Snoop Dogg on the line-up.
In true tradition Ischgl will host their famous Top of the Mountain concerts at Easter and at the end of the season. The lunchtime concerts attract big crowds of up to 20,000 skiers and boarders and superstars such as Kylie Minogue, Scissor Sisters, Pink, Elton John, Lionel Richie, The Sugababes and Bon Jovi have all performed live concerts in Ischgl.
Ischgl Top of the Mountain Concert