The "Osterfestspiele" in Salzburg

Experience a classic spring in Salzburg

Blue skies, fresh greenery, three concerts, one opera: The Easter Festival impresses with world-famous artists and the flair of an alpine spring landscape.

In 1967 Herbert von Karajan founded the Salzburg Easter Festival. The gifted conductor led the musical festival until his death in 1989. To this day, the Easter Festival has lost none of its splendor. The program for the 2024 Easter Festival can be found here.

International stars, politicians, art and culture lovers

Stars in the audience and on stage

International stars, politicians, art and culture lovers return to Salzburg every year on the Saturday before Palm Sunday to see the opera premiere of the Easter Festival. This Saturday, exclusivity meets artistic brilliance at the Großes Festspielhaus. The Dresden State Orchestra performs the major symphony concerts of the Easter Festival.

Musical treat

The incomparable spring ambience of Salzburg!

Between the opera performances and the concerts, you will have plenty of time to enjoy Salzburg’s incomparable spring ambience. At Easter, Salzburg shows its most beautiful side: On the local mountains, it greens and blossoms as far as the eye can see. The emerald-colored water of the Salzach laps lively through the city of Mozart. The cafes on the waterfront invite you to enjoy the spring sunshine and the anticipation of one of the evening concerts of the Easter Festival. Swing on the bike saddle and explore Salzburg in spring. Rent your bike at the hotel or at the nearby Mozart Square.

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