- 30. 09. 2023 - 01. 10. 2023
- All Day
Speck Alto Adige Festival
The South Tyrolean Speck Festival at Kronplatz – A feast for the senses
Every year, when late summer turns into autumn, the region around Plan de Corones in South Tyrol transforms into a magical place of pleasure. On Saturday, September 30 and Sunday, October 1, 2023, the ever-popular South Tyrolean Bacon Festival will take place at Kronplatz. This festival is a real highlight in the region’s calendar of events and attracts people from near and far to celebrate South Tyrol’s unique culture and cuisine.
Plan de Corones, one of the most famous mountain peaks in South Tyrol, serves as a spectacular backdrop for this special celebration. Surrounded by majestic mountain peaks and breathtaking natural scenery, people come together to enjoy the delicacies of the land and experience the hospitality of the locals.
The centerpiece of the South Tyrolean Speck Festival is undoubtedly the South Tyrolean Speck PGI. This quality product is widely known for its distinctive taste and traditional production. The protection of the Denomination of Origin (PGI – Protected Geographical Indication) guarantees compliance with high quality standards in the production of this delicious bacon. The producers not only attach great importance to the quality of their products, but also to the preservation of traditional production methods that have been passed down for generations.
During the Speck Festival, visitors have the opportunity to experience the unique taste of South Tyrolean bacon. At numerous tasting booths they can convince themselves of the flavors and quality of this product. Whether pure, in combination with cheese or as an ingredient in various dishes – the bacon enchants the taste buds and makes you want more.
But the South Tyrolean Speck Festival at Kronplatz offers much more than just bacon. The event is a feast for the senses, where music, craftsmanship and culture play an important role. On the market stalls local craftsmen proudly present their products. From handmade jewelry to authentic traditional costume fashion, there is much to discover here. Artisans show their skills and visitors can learn about the traditions and creativity of the region.
The musical background of the South Tyrolean Speck Festival provides a cheerful atmosphere. Live music groups play traditional South Tyrolean sounds and modern hits. Visitors can shake a leg and enjoy the atmosphere. The Speckfest is thus not only a feast for the palate, but also for the ears.
In addition to the culinary and cultural delights, the Speckfest also offers the opportunity to explore the fascinating mountain landscape of Plan de Corones. Guided summit hikes give participants the opportunity to learn more about South Tyrolean Speck PGI and the secrets of its production. The hikes lead through the idyllic mountain landscape and offer spectacular views of the surrounding peaks. This is a unique opportunity to experience the connection between nature and the culinary treasures of the region.
The event attracts not only locals but also visitors from all over the world. The Speckfest at Plan de Corones has become an international meeting place for gourmets and culture enthusiasts. It is an opportunity to experience the diversity of South Tyrol and to be enchanted by the hospitality of the locals.
For families, the Speckfest is also a worthwhile destination. There will be special activities and entertainment for children, including games, craft booths and exciting stories. The youngest visitors can look forward to a fun and educational experience.
The South Tyrolean Speck Festival at Kronplatz is more than just an event. It is a tribute to the rich culture and culinary treasures of this unique region. It is a reminder of the importance of preserving traditions and appreciating quality food. South Tyrolean Speck PGI is a symbol of love for the homeland and passion for authentic, handmade products.
For visitors looking for accommodation, there are a variety of places to stay near Plan de Corones, from cozy mountain huts to comfortable hotels. The region also offers a wide range of recreational activities, including hiking, mountain biking and skiing, depending on the season.
In summary, the South Tyrolean Bacon Festival at Kronplatz is an absolute must for all lovers of South Tyrolean cuisine and culture. It is an opportunity to discover the treasures of this region, from delicious bacon to traditional crafts and breathtaking nature. The event on Saturday, September 30 and Sunday, October 1, 2023, promises an unforgettable experience for the senses and the soul.
Photo © IDM Alto Adige/Andreas Mierswa
Wann findet das Südtiroler Speckfest statt?
Das Südtiroler Speckfest findet am Samstag 30. September 2023 und Sonntag, 01. Oktober 2023 mit Beginn jeweils 10.00 Uhr statt.
Die lautet das Programm des Südtiroler Speckfestes?
Programm Südtiroler Speckfest Samstag, 30. September: 10.00 Uhr: Beginn des Südtiroler Speckfests mit Frühschoppen und Live-Musik 12.30 Uhr: Offizielle Eröffnungsfeier - Eröffnungsreden & Anschnitt der Speckhamme 13.30 Uhr: 16.30 Uhr - Festprogramm - Live-Musik, Stände, Verkostungen & Wanderung Sonntag, den 1. Oktober: 10.00 Uhr: Festbeginn 11.00 Uhr: Frühschoppen 13.00 Uhr: Festkonzert 13.30 - 16.00: Festprogramm - Live-Musik, Stände, Verkostungen & Wanderung 16.30 Uhr: Musikalischer Ausklang Musikprogramm Südtiroler Speckfest: Samstag, 30. September: Einlagen der Alphornbläser und "Goaslkrocha" 10.00 - 12.00 Uhr: Olanger Feirschtamusik 12.00 - 12.30 Uhr: Konzert der Stadtkapelle Dornbirn-Haselstauden 12.30 - 13.00 Uhr: Festakt Einlagen der Alphornbläser 13.00 - 14.30 Uhr: Konzert der Stadtkapelle Dornbirn-Haselstauden 14.30 - 16.00 Uhr: Böhmische "Blechzinnen" Sonntag, den 1. Oktober: 10.00 - 12.00 Uhr: Jergina Böxamusig Schuhplattlerinnen Hegidex Gitschn 12.00 - 14.00 Uhr: Fünftakta 14.00 - 16.00 Uhr: Tirolerwind