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Traditional Advent time in Tirol

Tirolean Alpine Advent in the Wildschönau

Silent Night and White Christmas. Advent in the Wildschönau is long on Tirolean tradition and short on commercialism.

In the Wildschönau, the Advent season is still a quiet time away from crowded shopping streets.
The Bergadvent Wildschönau is one of the most traditional Advent events in the pre-Christmas season.
On the four advent weekends, the Wildschönau becomes a particularly contemplative place. Advent events take place throughout December. Mountain Advent in Oberau, Village Advent in Niederau and Auffacher Musikantenadvent. Hectic is a foreign word.


The Anklöpfler from Wildschönau

An ancient tradition in the Lower Inn Valley is nativity singing performed by the „Anklöpfler“, a group of singers dressed as shepherds go from house to house. They act out the nativity and through the old nativity songs spread the word of Christ’s birth in Bethlehem. This tradition has been handed down from generation to generation.

Advent - a quiet time

the Advent season in the Wildschönau is quieter and without hustle and bustle .
The Advent atmosphere during this time is very special. Christmas concerts, nativity scene exhibitions and much more can be experienced.