Don’t know what to do with all the energy that the sun is giving you? DIALOG – DER SPRACHCAMPUS has some suggestions what to do in Vienna during those hot summer days besides learning German! There are loads of different festivals for all tastes to choose from in Vienna and a lot of them are free :). You can find information and further links right here.

Right now you can visit the Vienna festival (Wiener Festwochen). This festival offers everything from performances, visual arts, films, theater, dance and music to discussions at various locations. If you want to know more:

Vienna Pride will take place from 12th to 16th June. Under the motto “Love, Respect and Solidarity” you can enjoy a concert, beach day, family day, dinner or movie night. There will also be a pride run and a big parade on the 16th. The pride village will take place as usual at Rathausplatz. For further information:

If you like movies and sci-fi, coming up 11th to 16th June: Science Fiction im Park, free entry!

A big one for all music fans is of course the Donauinselfest. Taking place from 22nd to 24th June it offers a variety of events, all for free! The program includes as always music performances from rock to indie, from punk to oldies, from traditional Austrian music to comedians. Get all the information you need here:

JazzFest Vienna from 26th June to 10th July! Concert locations include the opera, Rathausplatz, the famous Porgy & Bess, Jazzland and many more. If you are interested read more here:

If you like to watch movies in a park or under the stars here are some suggestions you might enjoy:,,, Enjoy browsing through your options!

These are just a few of the many events taking place in Vienna this summer! You can find something new to do every day – for more ideas check out the program for the whole summer here:

On this website you can choose specific dates, cities, locations or categories. Have fun discovering Vienna!

If you find something interesting and liked it, share it with us on facebook, send us a pic or just tell your German course (trainer) about it – maybe you can make it a course excursion? :D

(June 2018)

Photos: Pascale Gagnon-Boucher & Daniela Schiefer