International sport events, tradition, culture and music are part of summer in Alta Badia
Summer in Alta Badia features a particularly high number of events. Besides large sporting events, summer in Alta Badia also features a number of events and festivals revolving around the topics of gastronomy, ancient customs, culture and tradition in Alta Badia.
For years now, the highlight among summer events has been the cycling marathon Maratona dles Dolomites. On this Sunday, more than 9,000 cyclists meet to tackle the Dolomite Passes together and there are many more events dedicated to bicycles.
Dolomites Bike Day
Sellaronda Bike Day
Maratona dles Dolomites - Enel
During the Summer season a number of interesting events take place in the six villages of Alta Badia, among them sports events, music festivals, village fairs, culinary events and folk-evenings. The tasty initiative "Peaks of Gastronomy" grant one an insight into the gastronomic world of Alta Badia, South Tyrol's model region when it comes to good food.
In Alta Badia, the people love to sing, dance and play music and this shows in the variety of musical events: the Val Badia Jazz Festival, the chamber music festival "Badiamusica", the rock festivals "Gadersound" and "Badia Music Days" and performances by musical bands and folk dance groups.