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 2018
april - june
The Merano Spring event is celebrated against a striking backdrop of gorgeous blooms.
Yoga Meeting “Merano in Yoga”
Respected international yoga teachers will again be holding seminars, gatherings and courses at the Kurhaus.
Tour of the alps
This prestigious bicycle race takes the riders from Tyrol (Austria) to the Italian region of Trentino-South Tyrol and passes through Merano.
This initiative is all about relaxation, healthy delights and the positive effects of exercise, with experts leading Balance initiatives and other events.
Half Marathon Merano - Lagundo
Garden Nights - WORLD MUSIC FESTIVAL
This series of open-air concerts, held for the 17th consecutive year, offers musical highlights from around the globe.
08.06. - 10.06.2018
Tuesdaynight in Merano
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.
14th International Citroën car meeting
22. June - 24. June 2018
Vintage Car Meeting
36th South Tyrol Jazz Festival
29.06. - 08.07.2018
Internationally renowned jazz musicians will present their rich musical repertoires in unusual venues.
Südtirol classic Schenna
This international meeting for historic automobiles is a treat for all fans of vintage cars.
22nd Merano Jazz Festival &
17th Central European Jazz Acadamy
11.07. - 13.07.2018
MeranOJazz is a top-class music festival where famous jazz musiciansperform unforgettable evening shows.
A summer evening in Merano
25.07. - 17.08.2018
Locals and visitors alike can enjoy the warm evening weather in the town center to a wide range of high-quality outdoor concerts.
Merano town festival
10.08. - 12.08.2018
Gastronomy, music and entertainment galore in the town center.
33rd Südtirol Classic Festival
23.08. - 21.09.2018
The Merano Music Festival is held annually in the idyllic city of Merano and environs, representing an unrivalled musical highlight in South Tyrol.
6th Merano Magic Festival
The Merano Magic Festival will once again be enchanting the town
79th Gran Premio Merano South Tyrol
29.09. - 30.09.2018
The Gran Premio Merano South Tyrol is the best-known, most lucrative and most prestigious steeplechase in Italy.
Merano Grape Festival & Regional Music Festival
19.10. - 21.10.2018
Boisterous celebration in the city centre of Merano / Meran, with music and culinary delights
17th International Brass Festival
06.10. + 13.10. + 20.10.2018
Three concerts held at the Kursaal and featuring high-profile musicians.
9.11. - 13.11.2018
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