Throughout the season the resorts across the Tirol region offer a range of events from sporting competitions to music and comedy festivals.
Four Hills Tournament in Innsbruck
2nd - 3rd January 2016
The world's top ski jumpers gather at the Bergisel ski jump for the third round of the Jack Wolfskin Four Hills Tournament for one of the most popular events in the professional winter sports calender.
Altitude Comedy Festival, Mayrhofen
11th - 15th January 2016
Dates have moved from March to January this year and where better to stage this perfect mix of skiing, comedy and music than in one of Tirol's leading resorts, Mayrhofen. John Bishop and Eddie Izzard were among previous year's stellar line-up and 2016 won't disappoint.
International Children's Games
12th - 16th January 2016
In 2016 Innsbruck will host the 7th International Children's Games for the first time. With 70 city
delegations, 1200 athletes and coaches and 600 volunteers, it promises to be a successful winter games, with the focus of becoming acquainted with other cultures and lifestyles, make friendships and developing the community spirit.
Nordic Combined World Cup, Seefeld
29th - 31st January 2016
The cross country trails and the ski jump are put to full use in early January for the Nordic Combined World Cup with some great spectator viewing around the Casino Arena.
76th Hahnenkamm Men's Downhill, Kitzbuhel
19th - 24thJanuary 2016
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.
Billabong Air & Style, Innsbruck
5th - 6th February 2016
The world's best snowboarders converge on Innsbruck's outdoor Bergisel ski-jump for a day of intense competition at the Air & Style show.
SWATCH Freeride World Tour in Fieberbrunn, Kitzbuheler Alpen
6th March 2016
The world's elite freeriders meet at Austria's most prestigous freeride competition in Fieberbrunn, Tirol's ultimate backcountry mecca.
4th - 9th April 2016
Famous for its adrenaline-fuelled snowboarding and crazy partying, the annual Snowbombing festival takes over the resort of Mayrhofen in the Zillertal with leading DJs, club nights and live acts.
Electric Mountain Festival, Solden
7th - 9th April 2016
Over in the Oetztal, Solden hosts a fantastic mix of music, mountains, snow and skiing to mark the end of the season.
Ischgl Top of the Mountain Concert
First weekend in May 2016
Following tradition, Ischgl will host their famous Top of the Mountain concerts at Easter and at the end of the season. Big names like Kylie Minogue, Pink and Elton john have all performed here.