Under the slogan "SommErleben", a varied program of events is offered in Dornbirn throughout the summer. Musical and culinary events with concerts, children's programs and cabaret, various theme markets, an open-air movie night, the Urbikuss city festival and the popular Origano Festival on the market square will enliven the city from the end of June to the end of August.
All "SommErleben" - Dates 2022
Jazz Seminar Night - Thursday, June 23, 2022, Market Square
On Thursday, June 23, the annual Jazz Seminar Night will take place at Market Square. Starting at 8 p.m., perfectly rehearsed pieces will be performed by teachers as well as students.
Longest Day of Brass Music - Friday, June 24, 2022, Market Square
On one of the longest days of the year, the four brass bands from Dornbirn traditionally provide a hearty atmosphere at Dornbirn's Marktplatz. This year, for the first time, the young musicians of the youth bands will also show their skills. They will march into the marketplace at 3:45 p.m. with a joint star march and will then play from 4 to 6 p.m. Afterwards, the MV Rohrbach, the Stadtkapelle Haselstauden, the Stadtmusik and the MG Hatlerdorf will perform their repertoire from 6 to 10 pm.
Silent Cinema - Friday, July 1, 2022, Kulturhauspark
This year, the open-air cinema experience of a special kind is coming to Dornbirn again. With a balmy summer breeze and fresh popcorn, the film selected in advance by voting will be transmitted via headphones - volume and language can thus be regulated yourself. Info & tickets under www.silentcinema.at
Summer in the City - 90s & 2000s Edition - Thursday, July 14, 2022, Market Square
A true nostalgia feeling comes up at Summer in the City. A DJ warmup and the band dabado will create a party atmosphere at Marktplatz with hits from the 90s and 2000s and get guests dancing.
Origano Festival - Friday, July 15 & Saturday, July 16, 2022, Market Square
The popular Origano Festival celebrates its 20th anniversary and presents itself in a new look: fresh graphics, cool stage, festival feeling. What remains is the musical variety live at Dornbirn's market square. Both evenings offer a varied, musical program: from local and Austrian bands to the USA and Niger - the Origano Festival lives cultural diversity and brings it once again to the big stage at Dornbirn's market square. On Friday, for example, the Eurovision Song Contest participant "PAENDA" from Vienna and the American blues and roots music band "Hazmat Modine" will play, and on Saturday the Vorarlberg newcomers "Nevermind", followed by "Etran de l'Air" will perform their repertoires.
Children's Flea Market - Wednesday, July 13 & Saturday, July 16, 2022, Wednesday, August 10 & Saturday, August 13, 2022 and Wednesday, September 7 & Saturday, September 10, 2022, Parish Park
On six dates during the summer vacations, the popular Children's Flea Market will once again be held in Parish Park parallel to the weekly market, where children aged 6 - 14 can offer their used toys for sale or swap them. Registration is not necessary, stall allocation between 8 - 9 am directly on site.
Bsundrigs Arts and Crafts Market - Friday, July 29, 2022, Downtown
At this special market throughout downtown, creatives will showcase their handmade products. Gifts, souvenirs, beautiful things for the garden, decorative items for the home, jewelry, soaps and bath products, spices, original bags, as well as special greeting cards and much more await visitors at Bsundrigs.
Open Piano for Refugees - Wednesday, August 3 to Saturday, August 6, 2022, Market Square
Piano playing for everyone - at the Open Piano for Refugees at Market Square, anyone who wants to can show off their piano skills. All donations benefit a charitable cause.
Summer in the Park - Thursday, August 11 to Saturday, August 13, 2022, Kulturhauspark
This year, the Kulturhauspark in Dornbirn will once again be transformed into the location for a 3-day summer experience of a special kind. In the cozy atmosphere of the park, the children's program will make the little ones shine, the jokes of the cabaret artists will make the guests laugh and the rhythms of the bands will make the visitors dance.
Urbikuss - The city festival - Friday, August 26, 2022, Downtown
The whole city celebrates a great festival. With free admission to many city facilities, free city bus, city tours, an entertaining children's program, musical and artistic interludes and special promotions in trade and gastronomy, young and old are guaranteed to get their money's worth.
Special thanks for the support go to the Dornbirner Sparkasse and the Mohren Brewery.