Front view of Piazza Walther with the statue in the foreground in front of the historic buildings in a spring sunset.View of the centre of Bolzano seen from a high point of a building on a spring morning.View of Mareccio Castle from the Talvera promenade on a spring afternoon.


Spring in Bolzano: wine, flower and art for a new start

Bolzano, the gateway to the Dolomites, is a colorful place in spring!

Longer days, the desire for fresh air, walks through the scents of plants, along a stream or among blossoming orchards are the ingredients of spring in Bolzano. A perfect season to get on your bike. What could be better than pedaling along apple orchards in bloom! The city of Bolzano offers a rich calendar of events and initiatives that invite you to spend your days in the city. Many opportunities to enjoy the light and at the same time suggestive atmosphere of spring.

Spring in Bolzano is enriched by the new event Bolzano In Fiore Arte/Kunstgarten Bozen. The old town center and the city come alive with eleven contemporary art installations, impressive floral decorations and a top-class programme of dance, music and theatre.  The festival will conclude on 30 April with the traditional Flower Festival in Piazza Walther. The Bolzano Wine Exhibition remains the city's most important food and wine event. Spring in Bolzano ends with the events in June, in particular Castelronda, a day dedicated to discovering the castles of Bolzano and its surroundings.

Don't waste time and book a spring holiday!

Spring in the city

14 - 18th april 2022

Bolzano blooms at the Spring Market!

Bolzano celebrates the new season with a market at Piazza Walther Platz. About twenty exhibitors will offer South Tyrolean delicacies, farm products and typical handicrafts. All this is accompanied by a rich entertainment programme.

The "Spring in the city" market is an event for the whole family!

"Spring in the city is suitable for families with children, who can take part in various creative workshops: creating decorations with natural materials, play the traditional hard-boiled egg game, the Easter egg hunt and lots more.

Click here to download the programme (Italian and German only)

Bolzano in Fiore Art and Flower Festival

22nd april - 1st may 2022

A spring festival that invites you to discover the most beautiful corners of Bolzano through an evocative journey between nature and art. Contemporary art installations, created under the direction of RespirArt, will start at Piazza Walther, framed by evocative floral decorations and a program of dance, music and theatre of the highest level. The festival will conclude with the traditional Flower Festival.


Bolzano Bozen Wine Tasting

...see you in 2023!

An elegant outdoor wine tasting: the main square of the city, Piazza Walther Platz, will provide the stylish backdrop for a wine tasting of the best South Tyrolean wines. The selected wines from the wineries of Bolzano and South Tyrol will be served at set tables in a casual yet elegant atmosphere.

In the context of this "wine tasting restart" are also some special master class tastings together with experts.



4 - 6 June 2022

Experience the Middle Ages with all your senses. The castle festival lends a fairytale feel to Bolzano's summer.

The castle landscape around Bolzano invites you to stroll around and discover its treasures. Even more so when the most beautiful castles in and around Bolzano open their doors to visitors and reveal all their secrets in courtyards, dungeons and towers.


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