News from the Alpenwelt Karwendel

Christmas magic in Mittenwald

Christkindl market in Mittenwald from 12th to 15th December 2019.
Visitors can look forward to a varied supporting program, a lot of alpine craftsmanship as well as the Christmas smell of burnt almonds, gingerbread and punch at the Mittenwalder Christkindl market.

Krüner christmas Market

On Sunday, 8 December 2019, the annual Krüner christmas Market takes place in the spa gardens. Punch, mulled wine, coffee and cake as well as many other Bavarian specialties are the best way to ensure the perfect Christmas atmosphere. A contemplative and varied supporting program ensures Advent mood!

Christmas market in Garmisch

Christmas atmosphere on the Christmas market at Richard-Strauss-Platz in Garmisch-Partenkirchen.

From the 23th of November to the 23rd of December.
The Christmas market is open daily from 11 am to 8 pm.

Carnival in Mittenwald

20.02. - 26.02.2020

... a special tradition in the Karwendel Alps.Starting with the "nonsense Thursday" when the "Scheller stirrers" and Mascherka jumped with the noon of the parish church of St. Peter and Paul from one of the historic home entrances in Mittenwald. Led by the forerun, which symbolizes spring, the 12 "Schellen stirrers" awaken, each of you stands for a calendar month, with heavy cow bells the first spring spirits.But not only the "Schellen stirrers", but also "Goaslschnalzer", "Pfannenziacher" and many other gnarled figures help to ensure that spring arrives in the Karwendel Alps. This centuries-old custom attracts numerous visitors to the pedestrian zones of the Karwendel Alps.

Here is a small movie about the "nonsense Thursday"


in the Arena Mittenwald. The course consists of the following elements:

  • 3 x daily ice skating
  • Schusstraining
  • Technical training
  • Goalkeeper training
  • Powerskating
  • Drinks during training
  • Lunch included
  • Grillabend Parents & Children, Arena Mittenwald

August 2019