Harvest festival time in Salzburg Land
At celebration people come together!
Farm visitation and cattle auction. Experience conveyed tradition and celebrate together with the natives the harvest festival in beautiful Salzburg Land.
Fall is the return of livestock from high alpine summer pastures – the dairymaids are happy that the cattle overcomes save of the summer and prepare them for the comeback to the dale.
Your alpine hike becomes suddenly a festival, when the festive decorated cattle will be floated – attended by the ringing of the cow bells and playing musicians – of the alpine meadows back to the stable in the dale.
Via the alpine pastures – at musicians hike different music groups meet for a get-together. Enjoy the glorious nature and at the same time listen to the sound of singers and musicians, which play old folk music at your rest on the alpine pasture. Unforgettable comfortable-appropriate experiences. At first Sunday in september the popular “St. Martin Almroas” takes place.
HeuART Fest in LammertalThe highlight of the year is the HeuART (form of hay) festival in Lammertal. At hay figures procession the in lasting for weeks preliminary work tinkered hay figures on superb decorated carriages, pulled by Noriker- and Haflinger-horses or oldtimer tractors, in attendance of fillips and a costume marching band through the village. The worlds biggest hay figure parade enthuses thousands of visitors of Europe every year. And of course you will be spoiled at every harvest festival with culinary specialities of the region.
Solid cheese gnocchi, a juicy roast port or sweet pofesen, farmers donut and apple wheels, make appetite to the autumn Salzburg Land.
After a solid food a jigger of schnaps needs not to be missed.
Traditional Salzburg delicacies cuisine of haimish products and prepared according to regional recipes out of grandma’s cookbook, will be served.