In Val Gardena the sculpture is “Unika”

Unika – Sculptors in fair, from the 21st to the 24th of August 2014
Val Gardena, 16th of July 2014 – Unika represents the union of more than thirty artists, sculptors and painters of Val Gardena which intend to promote their completely handmade works and which expression of creativity and a through generations acquired technique. The works of the Unika artists are branded and certified by the Chamber of Commerce of Bolzano: it certificates the handmade procedure for the creation of the work as well as its uniqueness and inimitability.

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4th Biennale Gherdëina and “Art Week-ends”

Vernissage at 17th July to October in Ortisei/Val Gardena and art events during this summer in Val Gardena.

The fourth Biennale Gherdëina, coming up in Ortisei, presents some important new developments in 2014, starting with the title of the event: "Legno/Wood/Lën".  Curator Luca Beatrice selected five artists to work solely with this material, the best expression of the cultural and creative traditions of the Val Gardena.

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Jazz on the Rocks

Climbing, base jumping, tightrope walking and jazz all in one. A unique mix offered by the Saslonch-Suite on 29 June in South Tyrol. Quite the wondrous musical experience.

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MOVE – Feel the Dolomites: the Climbingfestival - Karl Unterkircher Award 2014

from 23rd to 27th July 2014

Outdoor. A new concept which has been on the rise in the last years, managing to become a strong trend in the process. It inspires people to do sport outside, go on an adventure in the unspoilt wilderness, still untouched by mankind.
Some would even venture to say that Val Gardena, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, was created for the sole purpose of providing a fitting landscape for outdoor activities. In fact, outdoor activities have always been part of this wild valley.

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April: the best time to do alpine skiing - lots of snow and spring sunshine!

Safety Weekends with the Alpine guides

The uphill lifts close for the end of season on 6th April 2014. After this date however is the best period to enjoy the Dolomites landscape – this thanks to alpine skiing opportunities. There will be abundant snow until Easter this year and a great number of routes are available between mountain passes and leading to amazing peaks from where you enjoy wonderful panoramic views and great downhill descents.

NEW: Safety Weekends in Val Gardena

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Copyright: Val Gardena-Gröden Marketing Val Gardena is a ‘5 star skiing area’, the biggest online platform in the world dedicated to evaluating skiing areas, has awarded the skiing area of Val Gardena 5 stars, making it number 6 amongst the best skiing areas in the world.

18. Südtirol Gardenissima

a race for amateurs, professionals and... children!

Südtirol Gardenissima comes of age: the ski race loved by both occasional weekend skiers and real professional skiers will celebrate its 18th birthday this spring. 2014 is a year full of surprises and new events: a FIS ski race and a children's race will join the longest giant slalom for this edition. Fun for everyone!

Press release Winter 2013_14

Val Gardena/Dolomites - Dress warmly and get out in nature

Romantic sunsets at Seceda/Col Raiser ski area, spectacular World Cup downhill events on the famous Saslong piste or the legendary Sella Ronda ski tour. Winter in Val Gardena presents the beautiful Dolomites, awarded World Heritage Site status by UNESCO, at their best. Val Gardena was again voted within the 10 top skiing areas of the world from Germany’s most important skiresort rating website, This renowned Dolomites region offers imposing, classic mountainscape and the world's greatest ski carousel as well as lots of history and culture and plenty of room for solitary excursions into the quiet winter landscape. A perfect winter vacation for everyone.

Volkssport Olimpiad in Val Gardena

Volkssport Olimpiad 2013 in Val Gardena

Between 25 and 29 June 2013 in Val Gardena all revolves around the collective fun in movement.

During this time Val Gardena will be the venue for the 13th Volkssport Olympiad. Thousands of amateur athletes from all around the world are going to participate in the disciplines of walking, running, swimming and cycling. The special feature here is the shared joy of movement in the beautiful nature of the Dolomites. Insight the context of sporting event will take place on June 27, the first edition of "Val Gardena-Gröden Marathon Running Race".