Events with free admission

Events do not need to be expensive! Open-airs, christmas markets, concerts or fairs: there is a long list of events which do not have an entry admission.

January 1, 2018

Aperschnalzen Landhaus

A traditional Upper Austrian New Year's whip-cracking competition ("Schnalzen").

February 2 and 3, 2018

Linzer City Flea market

A special event for shopping fans!

April 22, 2018

Open day at the Old Town (Altstadt)

Get to know the shops of the Old Town.

April 28 to Maiy 6, 2018

Urfahraner Fair

The largest and oldest fair in Austria has been captivating its visitors for over 200 years.

May 17 to 19, 2018

Linz "erblüht" and long shopping night

Event in the city center with late night shopping

Mai 25, 2018

Long night of the churches

Exhibitions, discussions, readings, lectures, music of all genres (from early music to 21st century compositions), children's programs, and much more.

May 31 to June 2, 2018

Musikfestival Stream

A new music festival in Linz

June to August 2018

Concerts at the Musikpavillon

Brass bands from all over Linz will play every Thursday. On Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays, the program offers a wide variety of music – from folk to pop, and from blues to vocal music, plus jazz concerts every Sunday.

June 1, 2018

Danube in Flames

Enjoy premium-class fireworks with great Music.

June 8 to 9, 2018

LinzAG Bubbledays

Festival with music, wakeboarder, culinary delights and more.

June 15 to 16, 2018

Gin and Food Festival

Culinary delights from all over the world.

June 16, 2018

Festival of Nature

Linz's Danube Park features many exhibitors offering interesting information about Mother Nature.

June 22, 2018

Event at Herrenstraße

Shops at Herrenstraße present their variety.

June 22 to 24, 2018

Ufern - Danube-Beach-Festival

Culinary delights and music along the riverside of the Danube in Urfahr.

July 7, 2018

Knights Fair (Familienbund-Ritterfest)

The Knight's Fair brings all the impressions of the chivalric Middle Ages back to life. The entire castle grounds are transformed into an adventurous market and tournament grounds, stretching all the way to the main square.

July 19 to 21, 2018

Pflasterspektakel (International Street Performance Festival)

For over twenty years, this street arts festival – one of the largest in Europe – has transformed the Upper Austrian capital into a festival of very special encounters

August 3 to 4, 2018

City Flea market

A special event for shopping fans

August 10, 2018

Danube in Flames

Enjoy premium-class fireworks with great Music.

August 17 to 18, 2018

Krone Fest

The Krone Open Air Festival offers all kinds of music, from Austropop, to pop and rock, to classical.

August 30 to September 1, 2018

Wine & Art

Approximately 85 wineries will present their fine wines for 3 days in the very heart of Linz – its Old Town!

September 8, 2018

Sparkasse OÖ Visualisierte Klangwolke (Cloud of Sound)

Since 1979, more than two million listeners have visited the Linz "Klangwolken" (Clouds of Sound) in the Danube Park, which has become a city landmark.

September 15, 2018

Sparkasse OÖ Klassische Klangwolke - Open Classic Night

A concert without strict rules at Brucknerhaus Linz

September 16, 2018

Sparkasse OÖ Kinderklangwolke (Clouds of Sound for kids)

One afternoon the Danube park in Linz belongs to the kids.

September 29 to October 7, 2018

Urfahraner Fair

The largest and oldest fair in Austria has been captivating its visitors for over 200 years.

September 30, 2018

Heritage Day

Visit historical important sights in Linz.

November 18 to December 24, 2018

Christmas time in Linz

The scent of Christmas markets and the cake shops with their gingerbread and “Linzer Torte”, the lights of the city’s silhouette, with its mix of the modern and the historical and the temptations of shopping at Linzer City shorten the wait ahead of Christmas.