Highlights of the next weeks in Linz

Enjoy spring time in Linz © OOET Susanne Enzendorfer Enjoy spring time in Linz © OOET Susanne Enzendorfer

13th March - 4th April 2017: Festival Barque- and Passionsmusic, Brucknerhaus

Sounds of magnificent baroque music fill the Brucknerhaus Linz for three weeks. International ensembles inspire with works by renowned artists such as Georg Phillip Telemann, Peter Androsch and Johann Sebastian Bach.


16th - 24th of March, 2017: NextComic Festival, various places

The NextComic Festival is one of the most important Comic Festivals in the German-speaking area. Besides comics, others related visual arts like character design, architecture, film, music, design, animation and intermediality are issues that are treated at the NextComic Festival. In addition to the numerous exhibitions and lectures, there are comic readings, animated films, workshops, Cosplay performances, 24-hour comic-drawing, comic games, parties and concerts (= Night Lines), Papertoys, Comic Battles, Comic Exchange and bookstalls, and much more.


8th - 9th of April, 2017: Comic Con Austria, Design Center Linz

Linz will turn again tino a Pop Culture Hotspot in Austria in 2017! A large delegation of well-known comic and cosplay artists and stars from the entertainment sector will be guests at Comic Con Austria in the UNESCO City of Media Arts. Among them are Michael Cudlitz (Officer John Cooper from The Walking Dead) or Robert LaSardo (Hector Grimm from Death Race).



9tho of April 2017, 16th Oberbank Linz Danube Marathon, Linz

The sport event in the Danube city: in April, runners from all over the world are guests in Linz and enjoy the attractive and varied course in the UNESCO City of Media Arts. Sporty Linz fans can choose between eight different running options.