Saturday, August 31.
07.00 pm Dienten Hill farm Fesival at the Dachegghof
Sunday Sptember 01.
10.00 am Mühlbach Harvest festival opening with a special church service in the parish church followed by a procession to the courtyard of the Knappenheim cultural center with the local farmer’s association, heritage groups, Mühlbach miner’s band, Mühlbach “Holzmusik”, and whip crackers, demonstration of handcrafts, treats from the farm, concert by the miner’s band and Mühlbach “Holzmusik” followed by dancing and entertainment, games for kids, etc.
10:00 am Maria Alm Guided hike to the Berggasthof Hinterreit - meets at the Maria Alm tourist office
11.00 am Live music at the Berggasthof Hinterreit.
Tuesday, September 3.
10.00 am Mühlbach Hikingtour with Herbworkshop at the Dientalm. Collect native, wild herbs and process them into vinegar and butter! Afterwards you anjoy a snack!
12.00am Maria Alm Dumpling Festival with sweet and savory variations of dumplings int the village center of Maria Alm
08.00 pm Maria Alm Village evening in the center of Maria Alm (if bad weather it finds place at the Hochkönigsaal at the Hotel Niederreiter)
Wednesday, September 4.
from 11.00am - 05.00pm Dienten Spirit distilling and mill demonstration at the new Hochkönig Edelbrennerei Grünegg.
04.00 pm Maria Alm Discover the wide diversity of flora at the Obersteghof on a guided wild herb tour at the Obersteghof. Find out useful information, distinguishing features and uses of herbs in the kitchen and in the remedies. Together we´ll collect herbs and flowers and make salts from them. Duration: approx 2 hours, @20,- per person uncl. a drink, course documentation, and herbal salt. Tour without salt production € 12,-
Registraion: Tel.: +43 6584 20388-20 or with Rosi Rainer at +43 680 4033800. Minimum no. of participants: 5 people.
08.00pm Dienten Concert of the Trachtenmusikkapelle Dienten at the "Blumenhaus"
Thursday, September 5.
6.00 am Mühlbach Guided mountain tour with mountain guide to the Hochkönig/Matrashaus (elev. 2,941m). Meets at 6.00 am at the Arthurhaus, € 60,00 per person.
9.30 am Mühlbach Guided harvest hike to the most beautiful places in Mühlbach with the theme nature, wood and herbs. Meets at 10.00 am at the Hotel Arthurhaus. Register under +43 6584 20388 - 40
04.00 pm Maria Alm Ointment and cream production! After a short introduction and the explanation about the production of basis products (herbal oils, tinctures) weßll mix an effective herbal ointment and a natural skinare cream. Duration approx. 2 hours, from €23,- per person including a drink and 2 products with recipes. Min. participants 5, Registration required in the Tourist Information or directly at the Obersteghof. For groups starting up to 5 people we will offer individual workshops on request.
Maria Alm tourist office, Tel.: +43 6584 20388-20 or +43 680 4033800 Obersteghof.
08.30 pm Maria Alm Local theater at the Hochkönigsaal / Hotel Niederreiter
Saturday, September 7.
11.00 am Maria Alm / Hinterthal Hill farm Festival at the Pichlbauer in Hinterthal. live music. forestery competition, machine demonstration, traditional fashion show, and much more...
Sunday, September 8.
11.00 am Mühlbach Hochkönig Wood Art
How is wood processes and what all can you make out of wood? These questions will be answered at the Wood Festival in Mühlbach. The Karbachalm cabin lift will take you to the starting point of the tour, where you will find about 20 stations along the family ski run concerning the theme of wood. The Team of Stihl Timbersports will also be there!
02.00 pm Maria Alm Opening of the harvest festival with concert by the Trachtenmusikkapelle at the Jufenalm