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Ötztal is at its best in the upcoming winter season

Ötztal is at its best in the upcoming winter season. In the 2018/2019 season, Ötztal once again boasts numerous highlights and top events.



Stunning experience at 3.000 metres above sealevel

Once a week the cinematic installation 007 ELEMENTS opens its doors in the evening.
Visitors reach the summit above the lights of Sölden via the Gaislachkogl gondola.On top of the Gaislachkogl, the mountain presents itself with his two highlights
the iceQ restaurant and the Jams-Bond-installation 007 ELEMENTS.


Top-class DJs and unrivaled party fun in a truly unique location: Lovers of electronic dance music will be enchanted by this ultimate blend amidst the Hot Spot in the Alps.

The ELECTRIC MOUNTAIN FESTIVAL brings the hippest artists of the Electric Dance Music Scene to the Ötztal. Once again, on two entire days Sölden will become the Alps’ ultimate DJ Resort. A splendid Festival that combines skiing fun and party galore at the heart of the Ötztal Mountain World. Special advantage for all fans: the admission to the concerts is already included for holders of a valid Sölden day skipass.


****Freeride Event 12.03. – 16.03.2019 | Obergurgl-Hochgurgl

Obergurgl-Hochgurgl hosts the unrivaled 4 **** OPEN FACES Freeride Contest once again, signing the scene‘s marvelous end-of-season highlight. The picture-book „face“ promises loads of action and thrilling moments for spectators in the Public Area of Hohe Mut Alm, located right opposite the slope. Raise the curtain and get ready for the ultimate 2019 OPEN FACES in Obergurgl-Hochgurgl!

HANNIBAL – The Alp’s most gigantic Show 12.04.2019 I Glacier theater

The Glacier Spectacle HANNIBAL takes historical Carthage straight to Tirol’s wildest mountain world. A real-time Alpine crossing by using modern means, a performance of more than 500 participants taking place on scenic Rettenbach Glacier at 3000 meters above sea level. Quiet and thunderous at the same time, a precise choreography of dancers and avalanches, snow grooming machines, base jumpers, aircrafts, helicopters and skidoos, paragliders and skiers spreading across the glacier landscape.


Some of the world’s best female and male freestyle snowboarders and skiers get together for an entire week, from 22. – 27.04. 2019, in order to take photos or film their exceptional skills on a special course – brimming with giant jumps. For a period of five days there are going to be spectacular shootings taking place in different locations in Sölden and Obergurgl-Hochgurgl. And what’s best: On 27 April you can witness this ultimate freestyle spectacle live, and take part in the Fans’ Competition Day on the spot. Wow moments and awe-inspiring acts are the order of the day – and that’s a promise.

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