events and highlights in the region
In the region around Ratschings all year round varied and exciting events take place. From summer music festivals up to the Christmas market in winter, everyone will find his favorite event and can plan holidays specifically. So the Christmas time is ideal to visit one of the traditional markets in the region. Specifically, Brixen, Sterzing and Klausen are known as the most beautiful. Stroll through the snowy roads, you can enjoy a hot drink and marvel at the ornate carvings and colorful decorated houses and roads.
Cattle driving down in Eisack valley
a reason to celebrate
during your holiday in Ratschings
The Dumpling Festival
Every 2nd Sunday of September the dumpling festival “Knödelfest” takes place in Sterzing. The dumplings are a traditional dish, which is popular both among guests and locals. As part of the celebration a more than 300-meter-long row of tables is set up, which goes from the Old to the New Town. Here innkeepers of the region serve more than 30 different kinds of dumplings. Taste for example, the traditional bacon dumplings or a delicious asparagus dumplings. The right atmosphere is ensured by musical entertainment during the feast.