What would summer happiness be without icing on the cake? Cheerful festivals, culture at historic sites, dancing at the FestivalSommer on the green meadow and art workshops that bring your own creativity into play. Summer is in the best of moods.
Where the garden of Austria is in a festive mood, the colorful festive round plays first fiddle. Where tradition is at home, where the genuine and the down-to-earth set the tone, regional delicacies seduce. The celebrations take place on the alpine pastures, in the village, in the countryside, in the city and on the fairground in front of the castle.
Where the garden of Austria is in a playful mood, enthusiasm shines in the open air, on theater and concert stages, on the lakeshore or at the organ, and the own unfolds in creative workshops. Summer in Eastern Styria is full of joie de vivre. Imagination inspires, exhibitions give international artists a stage.
The "puppille" in open air summer format is top-class puppetry for children and the whole family! 4 regional puppeteers show 4 beautiful productions under the open sky! In case of rain we will move to the FORUMKloster. To be enchanted by the magic of the puppets takes place in any weather.
Three festivals are pulling together. The Cross Check Festival kicks off on July 23 in the Kulmarena in Puch bei Weiz, followed by the Dead Man Walking Festival from August 26 to 27 in Miesenbach and the Stonebreak Festival on September 10, also in the Kulmarena in Puch bei Weiz.4 festival days at the unbelievable price of € 35.00 for all under-20s and around € 50.00 for all over-20s are on offer.
Every year, art courses for beginners and experienced artists take place in the historic ambience of Pöllau Castle. Away from everyday life, artistic-creative expression sprouts. Professional artists give tender impulses and strong inspirations, impart technique and know-how and give you your own personal artistic development to take home with you.
The regional calendar of events provides comprehensive information on all the latest events.