Art, culture, trade fairs, pop, rock, theater, concerts, exhibitions or folk festivals - the calendar of events is full again.
Be there at the Silent Cinema in the town square. The largest Silent Cinema Open Air Tour makes 3 (01.07 / 25.07 / 26.08.) stops in Wels. Thanks to the wireless headphones, the volume and language of the film can be individually selected.
Visit an event at the Schl8hof, a free and open cultural space, in which a connection and a lively exchange of projects from art and culture is promoted.
In addition to attractive permanent exhibitions on the history of the city and agriculture, the castle also offers the Austrian Pastry Museum, the Museum of Expellees and a varied special exhibition program.
Blockbusters, current films and classics with retro and 50`s feeling in the Auto Open Air cinema (09.07.-29.08.) in the Wels trade fair. In addition to selected film days with Tarantino, there will also be cult films such as Big Lebowsky and Back to the Future.
Visit the Hoffmannsche Freihaus, better known as "Haus der Salome Alt", which is one of the most remarkable buildings on the town square.
Organize a tour in a city museum for your family. In the 3 city museums in Wels with their wide-ranging exhibitions, young and old, thirsty for knowledge, will find everything their hearts desire.
Attend a reading at the Summer Culture 2020 in Wels. A promising and varied program is waiting for you.
From July 3rd to 18th, 30 artists will be performing in the center of Wels. An art project by DIE FORUM in cooperation with Stadt Wels & Wirtschaftsservice Wels.
Visit the oldest church in the city, Stadtpfarrkirche, which was first mentioned in 888. Built as a Romanesque basilica, the church is now predominantly in the Gothic style.
Linger in the inner courtyard of the Kornspeicher and immerse yourself in the world of the rich Wels merchants, who used to live in their representative town houses, mostly with arcaded courtyards and gardens or small parks.
Visit Austria Comic Con (05.09.-06.09.2020), the Austrian pop culture event will present some outstanding Comic Con highlights that have never been seen before in Austria!
Bad weather program: culture in the former minorite monastery. An exhibition on the early history of the city of Wels from the Neolithic to the Bavarian period can be visited. Particular attention is paid to the Roman period, which is so important for Wels.
Browse through the library and discover books from then and now, magazines, CDs, DVDs and audio books.
Visit the Kaiserpanorama in the Medien Kultur Haus, which is one of the few stereoscopic circular panoramas still preserved in the world - it is the only one in Austria. It shows colored stereo photographs on glass that create a three-dimensional visual impression.
Discover the Church Heilige Familie in Vogelweide. The basilica nave with Romanesque elements is structurally reminiscent of the Church Friedenskirche in Linz.
Visit to the Dragoon Museum in the Westhof in the former Dragoon barracks. The museum illustrates the history of the regiment and shows uniforms and equipment.
Cultural enjoyment over the bridge in the Angerlehner Museum, with an Angerlehner collection of around 3,000 works of art that has been built up in around 35 years. A particular focus of the collection has been on Austrian painting in its development over the past 50 years.
Off to the doll and bear museum, the collection of Monika Parzer consists of over 800 dolls and an equal number of Steiff bears.
Marvel at young and oldtimers at the Classic Austria from 11.09.-13.09.2020. Exceptional vehicles and special shows as well as an excellent supporting program delights visitors from all over Austria.
Visit a performance of the WAKS (30.07.-21.08.2020) in the wonderful atmosphere of arcade courtyards in the heart of Wels with theater, dance, music, film & literature and regional art.
Experience ghostly stories from then and now on a night watchman tour through the center of Wels.
Discover the horse railway path and learn more about the history of the city. As early as the 19th century, the horse-drawn railway "Budweis-Gmunden" led straight through Wels.
Visit the Kremsmünster Abbey as part of a guided tour, which is one of the largest, most important and oldest monastery complexes in Austria. The tour leads through the highlights of the monastery.
Marvel at the wonderful arcade courtyard “Säulenarkadenhof“ with its covered courtyard, Renaissance ambience and floral decorations in the arcades.
Whether in a traditional dirndl or in traditional lederhosen, whether it is a chunky or casual, young or old: the Wels folk festival from 03.09.-06.09.2020 / 10.09.-13.09.2020 offers something for everyone.
Get tips on garden planning at the "Blühendes Gartenfest", Austria's most beautiful garden fair, from 11.09.-13.09.2020. Expert lectures, show gardens, plants and rare plants, decoration, pools and practical garden technology - nothing is left to be desired here.
Get to know the city and take a guided tour with the team of Wels guides, who look at Wels from different historical perspectives and offer entertaining themed tours.
Visit the Gradierwerk for relaxation for body, mind and soul! Due to the dripping brine, the air has a positive effect similar to sea air, for example, for pollen allergy sufferers and asthmatics.
Discover the church Herz-Jesu-Kirche, an east-Romanesque Roman Catholic parish church in the Neustadt district of Wels.
Enjoy a concert at welser.kultur.vielfalt.burggarten starting on July 7th, on eight Tuesdays, from 8:00 p.m. As always, there is free admission to the appearances of the Wels clubs, groups and artists.
Visit a workshop in the Medien Kultur Haus, a multifunctional cultural center with a focus on new media.
Find out about current events and dates in Wels, Sattledt and Kremsmünster in the event calendar.
Visit the Wissensbus and borrow a book. As a mobile citizen service center, the Wissensbus offers a contact point for borrowing books and other media.
Discover hidden courtyards & churches (07.08.2020 / 09.10.2020) on a tour of the city center and learn more about the history.
Keep fit in the tourist region of Wels! From tennis, golf and baseball to cycling, racing cycling and rowing - everyone will find what they are looking for.
Attend a rowing course for beginners at the rowing club Wels (July 14th / July 28th / August 11th), exercise all muscle groups and train endurance and coordination at the same time.
Play a game with your friends and spend an exuberant evening at Ninersbillard.
Explore the area by bike along low-traffic and well-developed secondary roads. The bike tour lasts about 10 kilometres and leads from Pucherg Castle over slightly hilly agricultural landscapes through the villages of Niederlaab, Mitterlaab and Roithen.
Climbing in the middle of the city of Wels (September 14th, beginners, adults). Take part in a climbing course at the climbing hall Wels and climb a 15 meter high wall.
Practice tricks on various ramps and obstacles and put your skills to the test.
Set your personal slacklining record. The slackline park on the corner of Noitzmühlstraße / Lichtenegger Straße invites everyone to do exciting balancing exercises. The park is open at all times and is freely accessible.
Off to the Reinberg via the fitness trail. At six stations, a variety of exercises with different levels of difficulty are offered in the state-of-the-art fitness course.
Play tennis at one of the numerous tennis courts in Wels and let your tennis heart beat faster.
Take part in the functional circuit training every Thursday from July 2nd to September 3rd, 2020. The functional circuit training includes stations for strength, endurance, speed, coordination and stability using various devices.
Take part in a training session for baseball and get your first home run at the Jumpin`Chickens Wels baseball club at the Wels - Wimpassing sports facility.
Follow one of the numerous routes in the cycling region. Looking for inspiration for your next road bike tour? - With more than 25 tours, the Wels racing bike region offers a racing bike paradise for amateur athletes and road bike professionals.
Play badminton with friends in the park and attend a training session at the ASKÖ Badminton Club Wels in the gym of the elementary school in Pernau.
Keep fit on the Calisthenics parcour on the Traun. Sports enthusiasts can let off steam and exercise on almost 200 m2 - in a fantastic location right next to the Traun.
Try a trail course for disc golf and throw the special Frisbee disc into the chain catcher with as few attempts as possible.
Test your archery skills at the archery facility Schicklberg, with a spacious practice range and a 25-goal 3D course.
Swing your legs and take a dance class. The dance schools in the region have a lot to offer, from basic courses to master classes, from rock'n roll to tango argentino, from ballet to hip-hop.
Take a golf course and get trained from a trainer in ideal training conditions.
Take part in the SmoveyFIT back training every Tuesday from June 23rd to September 8th. The movement training trains the entire musculature and improves your own endurance, strength and flexibility.
The Tourist Office Region Wels offers plenty of space for entertainment. There is a lot to discover in the city.
Spend a movie night with your boyfriend / girlfriend in the Star Movie. The first-class cinema offers the Star Movie film experience with premium cinema halls and culinary diversity in the OX restaurant.
Feed animals in the Welser Tiergarten, observe monkeys and stroll together through the park or relax at the pond. Free entry!
Program a bee robot in the Welios Science Center and visit the exhibition with around 150 hands-on exhibits.
Mini golf is always a good idea. The course guarantees fun and excitement on various tracks with different levels of difficulty.
A look behind the scenes at Fronius (04.09.2020) and experience the company up close during a company tour.
Little sniffers wander through Wels, solve tasks and learn a lot of interesting facts about the city of Wels (24.07.2020 / 21.08.2020).
Dive into the cool water - off to the Welldorado. The water park offers slides, school, sport, family and children's pools at pleasant water temperatures.
Off to the horse - the luck of the earth lies on the back of the horse! On 10 riding school horses, riding lessons are offered on weekdays and Saturdays at the Wels Riding Federation
Take a tandem parachute jump and enjoy the view of Wels.
Back to the roots… write a postcard (available in the Wels Info) to a friend who doesn't live close to you.
Explore a new "Grätzl" in Wels and discover historical buildings in the city center.
Swimming, resting and enjoying at the Traun and the numerous seating options on the Traun.
Take part in the holiday program and experience lots of action, fun and excitement in numerous activities.
Run through the fountains on the town square and treat yourself to a wonderful cool-down.
Experience the beauty of the tourist region of Wels! Walk, hike or run - depending on time resources and condition, the region is perfect for those seeking relaxation and outdoor enthusiasts.
Snacking fruit in the Wels orchard in the city of Wels. Around 70 old types of fruit such as apples, cherries, plums, peaches, apricots, medlars, wine and wild fruit varieties were planted on an area of 2,587 square meters.
Find out interesting things on the freely accessible Bee Experience Trail. Seven information boards explain a lot of interesting facts about the bee.
Relax on the sun lounger on the Zwinger. In the middle of the city center, the oasis of peace on the Zwinger offers pure relaxation with old trees along the way and the traffic-free, slow tranquility on the water.
Explore the Welser Traunauen on a walk. From Wels, winding paths lead along the Traun to the Welser Traunauen recreation area. With its unique flora and fauna, the Traunauen are a recreation area for people and nature.
Watch the sunrise at Puchberg Castle and then take a relaxing walk in the beautiful park. In addition to the special scenic atmosphere, Puchberg Castle offers its own educational program with various seminars, conferences and events.
The gastronomies in Wels have committed themselves to the use of regional products and adjust their menus according to the availability of seasonal products. In addition to the freshness and quality of the products, the origin also counts. Relationships with small producers and suppliers from the region are cultivated. The selection is large, from vegan to vegetarian to home-style cuisine made from regional specialties.
Enjoy fresh regional products at the weekly market in Wels (Zentralmarktgelände), every Wednesday and Saturday from 6 a.m. to 12.30 p.m.
Enjoy a lunch menu in a restaurant in Wels. You don’t like to cook? Many Wels restaurants offer freshly cooked and inexpensive lunch menus. You will find a clear summary of the current lunch menus at the Wels lunch table.
Visit 9 x favorite restaurant - enjoy 10 x. Get your loyalty pass for numerous offers by the Welser gastronomy.
Treat yourself to a little break in the afternoon with a coffee and a homemade cake in a Wels café.
Chill out in Austria's largest outdoor dining area. The summer season is here and where is the best place to enjoy it, with a cool drink in the shady garden. In the city center of Wels this year with even more space for gossiping, chilling and relaxing.
Get your favorite summer fruit at the weekly market on Vogelweiderplatz, every Wednesday and Saturday from 6 a.m. to 12.30 p.m.
Celebrate with your friends and take a stroll through trendy bars in Wels.
Dinner night - spend an evening for two in one of the numerous restaurants in Wels. From regional or mediterranean dishes, from rustic taverns to fine restaurants, Welser Gastronomy offers a large selection of delicious dishes.
Enjoy a cocktail in the rooftop Bar - Dackgeflüster. Just the right bar for after-work drinks with colleagues and cool lounge music.
Get your delicacies at the Wels farmers market in Rennbahnstraße 15, every Friday from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. and at the farmers market Welas Park, every Thursday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Try delicacies from all over the world at the European Street Food Festival from 25.07. until 26.07.2020.
Meet up with friends for brunch and start your day in a cozy atmosphere in a Welser restaurant.
Bring home France and Italy with specialties from the market (August). In Wels you can also enjoy gastronomic "holiday highlights". In addition to live music, Italian markets and markets from Provence visit the town square in the city.
On a gentle ramble through the shopping streets and malls of Wels, you are sure to come across some insider tips. Stroll and wander as you take in the ambience of the historic city centre and discover top-quality products. Numerous owner-managed businesses, exclusive boutiques, but also well-known chain stores ensure an exquisite mix of retail options in Wels.
Spend a girls evening at the ShoppingNight (09/18/2020). Exclusive fashion shows, great specials in the shops and live music entice you to stroll and shop in the city center.
Go shopping with your Wels card. With currently over 230 partners from all branches of retail, gastronomy, service providers, ticket centers, travel agencies and leisure areas, attractive redemption options are guaranteed.
Don't klick away. Buy locally - find your store in the online shopping guide. Simply go to wels.at/shoppen to find out all the important contact details and opening times of the shops.
Get top brands at top prices at the summer outlet - the fashion market in the minority monastery from 16.07.-18.07.2020. Top labels from the well-known stores in Wels City are offered at an affordable price.
Make yourself or others happy with a bouquet of flowers. Whether a bouquet of roses or a colourful bouquet of flowers, the Welser flower shops truly create floral works of art.
Make your summer bargain at the bargain market on August 1st, 2020. A huge selection of super bargains at unbeatable prices is offered at countless market stalls in Fuzo, Kaiser Josef Platz, Stadtplatz and Pfarrgasse-Süd.
Visit one of over 130 clothing, sports and shoe shops in Wels and discover high quality products.
Do a wellness treatment and let yourself be pampered in one of the Wels service companies.