Merano & Environs
Merano & Environs
Merano & Environs
Merano & Environs
Merano & Environs
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Events in Merano / Meran – get to know local culture & people

Events in Merano/Meran for bon vivants, gourmets, culture & music fans

The events in Merano / Meran are diverse, multi-faceted and truly unique. The spa town offers numerous highlights for gourmets and culture fans all year round; but especially during the warm season when the weather is fine and you can wear airy clothes, even late at night. Events in Merano / Meran are often held in the outdoors, offering an unforgettable flair and a Mediterranean atmosphere which you might not expect here in the Alps.

Events in Merano / Meran in 2020


Merano Spring
april - june
The Merano Spring event is celebrated against a striking backdrop of gorgeous blooms.

10th Yoga Meeting “Merano in Yoga”
17.- 19.04.2020
Respected international yoga teachers will again be holding seminars, gatherings and courses at the Kurhaus.

27th Half Marathon Merano - Lagundo
02.05. - 03.05.2020

May-June-July-August 2020
This series of open-air concerts, offers musical highlights from around the globe.

Asfaltart 2020
12.06. - 14.06.2020
Street-Art Festival

16th International Citroën vintage car meeting
26.06. - 28.06.2020
Vintage Car Meeting

Tuesdaynight in Merano
June - August
In its thirteenth year, this series of events once again offers different themes and delights with evening concerts, fashion shows and performances in the town center.

38th South Tyrol Jazz Festival
June - July
Internationally renowned jazz musicians will present their rich musical repertoires in unusual venues.

Südtirol classic Schenna
05.07. - 12.07.2020
This international meeting for historic automobiles is a treat for all fans of vintage cars.

Maia Music Festival
09 & 10 & 11.07.2020
In July, the Merano Racecourse hosts the Maia Music Festival and its three concerts featuring internationally aclaimed performers

24th Merano Jazz Festival &
19th Central European Jazz Acadamy

15.07. - 17.07.2020
MeranOJazz is a top-class music festival where famous jazz musiciansperform unforgettable evening shows.

Merano Town Festival
07.08. - 09.08.2020
Gastronomy, music and entertainment galore in the town center, presented by Merano's traditional clubs and associations

35th Südtirol Classic Festival
August - September
The Merano Music Festival is held annually in the idyllic city of Merano and environs, representing an unrivalled musical highlight in South Tyrol.

8th Merano Magic Festival 
The Merano Magic Festival will once again be enchanting the town

81th Gran Premio Merano South Tyrol
26.09. - 27.09.2020
The Gran Premio Merano South Tyrol is the best-known, most lucrative and most prestigious steeplechase in Italy.

19th International Brass Festival
03.10. & 10.10.2020
Two concerts held at the Kursaal and featuring high-profile musicians.

Merano Grape Festival & Regional Music Festival
16.10. - 18.10.2020
Boisterous celebration in the city centre of Merano / Meran, with music and culinary delights

Merano Winefestival
06.11. - 10.11.2020
The Merano WineFestival is one of Europe’s leading wine and food events, where top-quality Italian and foreign winemakers present their finest products.


Markets in Merano / Meran

  • The market of Merano / Meran takes place every Saturday from 9 a.m. till 1 p.m., from mid-March to mid-October in the upper part of Corso della Libertà/Freiheitsstraße near Piazza della Rena/Sandplatz. The market offers regional products only - experience South Tyrol in its purest form!
  • Great weekly market every Friday from 8 a.m. till 1 p.m. on Piazzale Prader/Praderplatz at the train station and on Via Mainhard/Mainhardstraße (food, clothes and much more)
  • Little weekly market every Tuesday morning on Piazzale Prader/Praderplatz at the train station
  • Farmers' market every Saturday from 8 a.m. till 12 noon in Via Galileo Galilei/Galileo-Galilei-Straße

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The highlights at one glance