Family weekly program

A great, free, valley-wide program for the vacation season for children of all ages.

Those who come to Gastein on vacation with their little treasures can feel the child-friendly atmosphere from the very first moment. The entire valley is geared towards families. Loving care in the accommodations and an extensive entertainment program are given top priority. Finally time for each other - and for exciting moments!


We have put together a very special programme so that our young visitors will certainly not get bored. From sports to music to knowledge and nature, there is something for everyone.



4.7. - 29.8.2023

In this tennis workshop, children playfully learn how to handle racket and ball. They will be prepared for the movements involved in tennis with a variety of exercises and will receive professional instruction on how to do them correctly.


Time: 16.00 - 17.00 o'clock

Meeting point: Tennis court Dorfgastein

Duration: 1 hour

Participants: min. 2 pers.

Minimum age: 5 years

Registration : TVB Dorfgastein until Monday 17.00 clock

Experience Gebirsbach

4.7. - 5.9.2023

A mountain stream rushing over large boulders, foaming water from which the coolness comes off and irrepressible life cavorting in the fresh wet. Everything about the habitat "mountain stream" is to be learned during this guided hike. Together we will look for, identify and microscope small creatures in the water.


Time: 13.30 - 16.00 hrs.

Meeting point: Himmelwand hut Kötschachtal

Duration: 2,5 hours

Participants: min. 3 pers., max. 8 pers.

Registration: KTVB Bad Gastein until Monday 16.00 hrs.


Kids craft

12.7. - 30.8.2023

Cut, glue, paint, decorate, sprinkle glitter and much more. Every week a new theme that spurs the imagination and creates the most beautiful works of art. Bring along a good mood, favorite crayons and a paper bag to bring the artwork home safely.


Time: 16.30 - 18.00 o'clock

Meeting place: KTVB Bad Gastein

Duration: 1,5 hrs.

Participants: min. 4 / max. 12 children

Age: children from 6 years.

Registration: KTVB Bad Gastein until Tuesday 16.00 hrs.

Zumba for kids

2.8. - 6.9.2023

ZUMBA® KIDS is a program specially designed for children based on the Zumba® dance and fitness philosophy - easy-to-learn steps to varied rhythms. It's an energizing concept that keeps kids in a good mood with snappy beats and cool dances.


Time: 10.00 - 10.50 a.m.

Meeting point: Alpenarena, Bad Hofgastein/ in case of rainy weather in the Kursaal

Duration: 50 min.

Participants: 2 - 20 pers.

Comfortable sportswear, sturdy sports shoes or sneakers, towel and plenty to drink!

Age: 5-10 years

Registration: KTVB-Bad Hofgastein until Tuesday 16.00 hrs.

3D Hunting Archery

5.7. - 30.8.2023

Strength, coordination, concentration and of course a whole lot of fun are on offer when the bow is drawn at the Hartlbauern in Dorfgastein. Archery is an exciting experience in the green for children between 10 and 16 years. The three-dimensional targets provide plenty of variety. Who will win the exciting duel and hit the most targets? The course is sporty and challenging.


Time: 10.00 - 12.00 o'clock

Meeting point: Hartlbauer, Bergl, Dorfgastein

Duration: 2 hours

Participants: min. 2 pers./ max. 6 pers.

Age: 10-16 years

Registration: TVB Dorfgastein until Tuesday 17.00 hrs.


Herb checker : Forest discoverer

13.07 - 31.08.2023

At Kräuterchecker:Waldentdecker, children 12 and older experience an exciting and informative nature adventure. Gather meadow herbs, forest bathing exercise and make their own herbal medicines such as anti-mosquito bite tincture or maiwipferl honey. Materials will be provided for making.


Time: 2:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Meeting point: Angertal bus stop

Duration: 2 hours

Participants: 2 - 10 pers.

Sturdy shoes and backpack are necessary. Tour is weather dependent, in case of heavy rain the event has to be cancelled.

Age: 12 years

Registration: KTVB-Bad Hofgastein until Wednesday 16.00 hrs.


6.7. - 31.8.2023

Animal acquaintances and first riding experience for children await families during this experience in Dorfgastein. Riding instructor Anita teaches how to behave on the back of the gentle animals and provides an exciting afternoon at the farm.


Time: 14.00 - 17.00 o'clock

Meeting point: House Plöbst, Strohlehenweg 1, Dorfgastein

Duration: 3 hours

Participants: min. 2 pers.

Age: 3-10 years, parents must be present as an accompanying person.

Registration: TVB Dorfgastein until Wednesday 17.00 hrs.


Shoot asphalt stick

7.7. - 1.9.2022

Asphalt stick shooting is a popular sport in the Alpine region, almost a custom. Target shooting with the sticks provides a fun change and lots of fun in the fresh air. Under the guidance of professionals, families get an insight into this sport of a special kind.

Time: 17.30 - 19.30 o'clock

Meeting point: Asphalt stick track Alte Straße, Dorfgastein

Duration: 2 hours

Participants: min. 2 pers.

Participation only possible as a family

Registration: TVB Dorfgastein until Thursday 17.00 hrs.

Families : Classic

7.7.- 25.8.2023

Join in, dance, bob and jump at this special classical concert for the whole family. In addition to "Hansel and Gretel," the king of songs and waltzes, the world-famous child prodigy W.A. Mozart naturally makes a musical appearance. The stage is not only reserved for the musicians, but in the twinkling of an eye becomes a participatory concert for young and old.


Time: 16.00 - 17.00 o'clock

Meeting point: Alpenarena / in case of rainy weather in the Kursaal

Duration: 1 hour

No registration necessary!


Bake farmer doughnuts

1.7. - 9.9.2023

In the show doughnut kitchen fresh doughnuts are prepared daily in a wide variety of variations. Every Saturday, Michael, the owner of the hut, instructs you in the art of baking Bauerkrapfen doughnuts.


Time: 11.00 a.m.

Meeting place: Obere Astenalm

There is a charge of € 3.50 for the farmer's doughnut with jam.

Information and registration:

Michael Salzmann, T. + 43 664 914 55 83