Car Rental and Events in Vienna during 2018
Are you pretty sure that you have planned everything or is something missing from your forthcoming holiday? Economy Car Rentals recommends some of the events in Vienna during 2018 that are taking place and will offer you the opportunity to see everything!
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More events and information about a car rental in Austria. This page will help you to locate celebrations, events, festivals as well as travel tips and car rental news in Vienna. With one look you can see all the highlights in Vienna and decide what you definitely shouldn't miss. Add a car rental to your travel arrangements to feel relaxed and stress free during your vacations.
New Years Concert (January 1st) – The concert of the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra is a big event in Vienna broadcasted to many countries. Tickets have to be ordered one year ago and are given in a drawing. (www.wienerphilharmoniker.at)
Film and Food Festival on Rathausplatz (July - August) - One of the best food fairs in Vienna which takes place for two months at the large square in front of the City Hall (Rathaus). The square is filled with food stalls selling warm and cold specialties of Vienna and from the world. In the evening opera and concert films are shown on a large screen.
Opernball – This ball is extremely popular also for visitors from abroad.
MQ Vienna Fashion Week – This event in Vienna is an ideal platform for designers and exhibitors with fashion shows and exhibitions presenting Austrian and international design. (www.mqviennafashionweek.com)
Easter Markets (March - April) – Easter Markets offer beautiful accessories for the Easter period. They are held at Schönbrunn palace and at the area of Freyung.
Viennale - Vienna Internation Film Festival (Oct - Nov) - Austria's biggest international film festival attracting around 90,000 visitors each year. (www.viennale.at)
Vienna City Marathon – Follow the thousands of runners at the 42 km / 26 miles course at this athletic event in Vienna.
Buch Wien – This event in Vienna is an international book fair.
Christmas Market (Nov - Dec) – This market has a tradition of over 700 years and takes place at the Rathausplatz where you will find stalls selling Austrian Christmas specialties and handcraft.
Vienna City Festival – Festival at several venues including comedy, street entertainment, music, partying and theatre, with special DJ sets at local clubs in the evening. (www.stadtfest-wien.at) (German)
Kaiserball (New Years Eve) - The Kaiserball takes place at the Hofburg palace and attracts 2500 visitors from about 60 countries to dance into the New Year with waltz rythm. After welcoming the New Year the Viennese Operetta Gala takes place in the Grand Festival Hall shortly after midnight which features singers and dancers from the Vienna State Opera and the Volksopera.
Austria Skatemarathon – This race combines sightseeing (as it leads you to Vienna's hidden corners) with keeping fit. Also open air concerts take place during this sportive event in Vienna. (www.skatemarathon.at)
Danube Island Festival – Three days of party at the biggest European open air festival with free entrance. (www.donauinselfest.at)