Experience events at Lake Faak
If you love the hustle and bustle of festivals, concerts or sporting events, then Lake Faak is the place for you. Especially in summer, there is a lot going on around the lake. From music concerts and vernissages to the European Bike Week and the GTI meeting to running and cycling events, there is something for everyone.
Our flats at Lake Faak are the suitable base camp for your concert stays. Fully equipped, the accommodation offers enough space for the whole family or the best friends. The Arneitz Village, where countless well-known artists perform, is only a few minutes' walk away. The legendary Burgarena Finkenstein can be reached in a few minutes by car.
Concerts at Lake Faak
The imposing ruins of Finkenstein Castle tower above Lake Faak. The associated castle arena is the venue for various events by famous bands, singers or cabaret artists. The audience is rewarded not only with wonderful sounds, but also with an extraordinary view.
A full and varied programme also awaits you at Arneitz Village. Cool events for young and old take place there almost daily in summer. Artists such as Beatrice Egli, Semino Rossi or the Nockis are on the list of events. For children there is Punch and Judy and the Juggler Children's Festival. A real party atmosphere can be found at the discos of Ö3, Kronehit or Antenne Kärnten. You can find the current event schedule here: Event plan
Art and workshops at Lake Faak
Café Seerose is located on Lake Aichwald in the immediate vicinity of Lake Faak and is open all year round for locals and holidaymakers. The café regularly hosts a multifaceted programme for art and culture lovers. The calendar of events ranges from vernissages to poetry slam events and alternative concerts. You can find all the details here: Calendar of events
All amateur gardeners get their money's worth every Saturday in the citrus garden during a workshop on the fascinating world of citrus plants. In addition to a lecture and a walk through the botanical garden, there are numerous care tips as well as a tasting. More information including booking options can be found here: Lemon workshop
Sporting events at Lake Faak
For all those who like to compete in sports, there are plenty of opportunities at Lake Faak. The annual Faakerseelauf is particularly popular. Both amateur runners and professional runners can demonstrate their skills over different distances. ml
Cycling fans will be thrilled by the Tour de Kärnten. The Everyman stage race takes place over 6 days on a route of approx. 500 kilometres and approx. 8800 metres of altitude. The cycling event is modelled on the Tour de France and the Giro d'Italia and offers cyclists a unique sporting experience with a fantastic panorama.
Events with a lot of horsepower
The European Bike Week, which takes place at the beginning of September, is probably the most iconic motorbike meeting in the world. The event attracts hundreds of thousands of Harley riders and motorbike enthusiasts to Lake Faak every year. In the Harley Village you will not only find culinary delights, but also numerous exhibitors and dealers with great offers. Two music stages also provide a varied live programme. The highlight of the event is the Harley Parade on Saturday.
Another high-horsepower event highlight that should not be missed is the Cabrio Festival at Lake Faak. Car lovers have been meeting at Lake Faak at Whitsun since 1981 for an international exchange and to take leisurely tours through the Alps-Adriatic region together. The starting point is the Arneitz campsite. The event programme and all necessary information can be found here: Convertible Festival