Location: Abtenau, Salzburg region, Austria
Application Deadline: 15 July, 2020
I N V I T A T I O N
With pleasure we INVITE you (Folk ensembles, Choral groups, Ballroom dance teams, art schools, Music theatre, modern dance teams, orchestras and majorette teams), (children and youth groups) to participate on“IX. “Welcoming the Alps” Festival, Abtenau, Salzburg region, from 25 -28 September 2020
Salzburg is one of the most beautiful areas of Europe. It is also a very popular place for hiking. The crystal-clear lakes of Salzkammergut (Wolfgangsee, Mondsee), the charming small towns (Hallstatt, St. Wolfgang) or the Hohe Tauern National Park provide wonderful experiences.
The sights of Salzburg (Mirabell-garden, Mozart-Haus, Cathedral, Hohensalzburg Fortress) are visited by tens of thousands of tourists each year.
Abtenau is a small town in this region, between thousands of metres of mountains, where ensembles are invited to the art festival at the end of September.
Folklore groups, orchestras, majorettes, modern dance groups, choirs, music bands from all over the world
The number of the participants are not limited
No age limits
Afternoon arrival at Abtenau.
Occupying the accommodation, meeting with group leaders
Dinner, free program – walking in the main square
26 September 2020
Breakfast, optional program – tour to Hallstatt (32 km)
sightseeing in Salzburg (50 km)
(Hohensalzburg Fortress, Salzburg Cathedral,
Mozart’s Birthplace, Mirabell Gardens)
27 September 2020
Breakfast, optional program – tour to Hallein (32 km),
Werfen (castle, „Eisriesenwelt Werfen” – 35 km), Golling (castle – 18 km),
Tour to Karkogelhütte
Performance – gala concert
28 September 2020
Breakfast, departure of participants
Participation fee: 159 €
(Addition day can be booked for 48 euro/person/day)
Participation fee includes:
Participation in the festival concerts (2 performances)
Accommodation in 3* Hotels, Apartments, Guest houses in triple rooms
Participation fee does not include:
Tourist tax (1,60 €/person/day)
Number of seats is limited ..