A graet program can be experienced in and around the city.
The ‘Carinthian Summer’ is one of the most popular music festivals in Austria. For 40 years, this international music festival has been featured at the shore of the Lake Ossiach as an important part of the Austrian cultural calendar. The festival showcases worldwide renowned solists and conductors in the heart of Kärnten. Unknown acts complement known acts and innovation meets tradition, all in front of the beautiful scenery of the emerald green Lake Ossiach, the historical Stift Ossiach and others, such as the modern Congress Center in Villach.
Get ready for an extraordinary musical summer with the best open air concerts at the castle ruin Finkenstein. About 1.200 people gather in the historical arena in front of the impressive mountain landscape of the Karawanks to enjoy concerts and cabaret evenings in front of a dreamy backdrop.
Experience regional theater at its best.
Theater is always a new stage which, although simple, allows for exciting and expressive performances.