Our St. Pölten Tips for july

Discover St. Pölten in July: your ultimate guide to events and activities
St. Pölten, Lower Austria's charming provincial capital, awaits you in June with a colourful bouquet of events and activities. Whether you are a culture fan, a sports enthusiast or simply a recreation seeker - you will find just the right thing in St. Pölten. Apart from the exhibitions in the various museums, the varied programme of the Tangente and the weekly market on Domplatz, numerous highlights await you again in July:

Events in July

until 25.08.2024 - Open air cinema on Rathausplatz

  • From 1 July to 25 August, Rathausplatz will be transformed into an open-air cinema, organised by Cinema Paradiso. Films are shown daily under the starry sky, a perfect mix of blockbusters and film classics.
  • Location: Rathausplatz, St. Pölten
  • Time: Daily from 21:00

02.07.2024 - Tour of Austria - Prologue

  • The Tour of Austria starts with an exciting prologue in St. Pölten. The cyclists will compete against each other on a special route in the city centre. The event offers a great opportunity to experience top-class sport up close.
  • Venue: City centre (start & finish: Rathausplatz)
  • Time: 12:30

05.07.2024 - Tonkünstler and friends

  • Open-air concert with the Tonkünstler Orchestra of Lower Austria and guest musicians. A mixture of classical and modern music will be performed on Landhausplatz.
  • Place: Domplatz
  • Time: 20:00

07.07.2024 - Pop at the cathedral

  • Pop music festival on Cathedral Square with performances by well-known artists and bands. A lively event that will delight pop music fans.
  • Location: Cathedral Square
  • Time: 17:30

10.07.2024 - Swan Lake Open Air

  • Ballet performance of the classic "Swan Lake" in the St. Pölten Summer Theatre Park. An impressive open-air event that brings the magic of ballet to life in a beautiful park setting.
  • Location: Summer Theatre Park, St. Pölten Wagram
  • Time: 20:30

25.07.2024 - Zucchero at the cathedral square

  • Open-air concert by Italian singer Zucchero, known for his hits such as "Baila Morena". A mixture of rock, blues and soul awaits the audience.
  • Location: Domplatz
  • Time: 20:00

26.07.2024 - FeSTPval 2024 at Lake Ratzersdorf

  • Summer festival on the lake with music, art and entertainment. Provides a stage for local and international bands and DJs.
  • Location: Lake Ratzersdorf, St. Pölten
  • Time: From 14:00

27.07.2024 - Blues festival at Lake Ratzersdorf

  • Festival for blues music with performances by blues artists. Lake Ratzersdorf provides the perfect backdrop for an unforgettable blues experience.
  • Location: Lake Ratzersdorf, St. Pölten
  • Time: From 15:00

Other activities in St. Pölten

In addition to the numerous events, St. Pölten also has many leisure activities to offer that will make your stay unforgettable:

Lake walk at Lake Ratzersdorf
Lake Ratzersdorf invites you to take a relaxing stroll. Enjoy nature, have a picnic on the shore or take a refreshing dip in the clear water.

Explore the historic old town
Stroll through the picturesque alleyways of the old town and discover impressive buildings such as the Lower Austrian State Theatre and the Festspielhaus. The architecture and flair of the old town will enchant you.

City tours
Get to know the city on a guided city tour. Whether on foot or by bike - discover the sights and learn exciting stories and facts about St. Pölten.

Cycle tour along the Traisen
Hire a bike and explore the surrounding area along the River Traisen. The well-maintained cycle paths offer wonderful views and take you through picturesque landscapes.

Shopping and culinary delights
Discover the lively shopping streets of St. Pölten and find special souvenirs and regional specialities. Savour the local cuisine in the numerous cafés and restaurants and indulge in culinary delights.

Culture and art
Visit the Museum of Lower Austria and learn more about the history and culture of the region. The St. Pölten Cathedral Museum offers fascinating insights into religious art and history.

St. Pölten offers a wealth of experiences for every taste in June. From cultural highlights and sporting challenges to relaxed leisure activities - there's something for everyone here. Plan your visit and discover the versatility of this wonderful city. We look forward to seeing you!

How to get here

St. Pölten is easy to reach, both by car and by public transport. St. Pölten main railway station offers good connections to Vienna and other Austrian cities.


The city offers a variety of accommodation options - from cosy guesthouses to luxurious hotels. Book early to secure the best deals.

Calendar of events

Find out about current events and activities in the St. Pölten events calendar. This way you won't miss any highlights and will always be up to date.

Visit St. Pölten in June and experience an unforgettable time full of adventure, culture and relaxation. We look forward to welcoming you to our beautiful city!


Join us and experience the cultural diversity of St. Pölten in June! Immerse yourself in a world of art, music, literature and culinary delights and let yourself be enchanted by the unique atmosphere of our city.