Events in the Fassa Valley
SPORTING, TRADITIONAL AND FOLKLORE EVENTS
Summer is almost here! In addition the many activities designed specially for our guests, choose your holiday by seeing everything the Fassa Valley Events Committee has to offer.
Mountain Bike Race - 21 June in Canazei and the Dolomite passes
For those who love fat tyre adventures, there's nothing better than the Hero. The race follows the Gardena Valley, the Alta Badia, Arabba, the Fassa Valley and Alpe di Siusi, tackling the Gardena, Campolongo, Pordoi, Sella and Duron passes. Test yourself on two trails: the hardest is 84 km-long (with a difference in altitude of 4,300 metres) and the more accessible is 62 km-long (with a difference in altitude of 3,300 metres).
SELLA RONDA BIKE DAY
Cycling Day - 22 June at the Sella Passes, Pordoi, Gardena and Campolongo
With roads closed to traffic, enjoy the silence of nature and the views that disappear into the distance. Here, the bike is king. On this extraordinary day, cross the four legendary passes and ride along the valley floor around the Sella range; the exciting dolomites cycling season is under way. Set off from Canazei or villages in the other valleys.
VAL DI FASSA RUNNING
Running Race - from 22 to 27 June in the Fassa Valley
Do you like running and love the Fassa Valley? Take part in this five-stage running event (approx. 55 km), visiting some of the valley's most charming spots. A competition that wins over athletes and enthusiasts alike every year.
Cycling Race - 29 June in Moena
Pedal between the stunning Fassa and Fiemme valleys tracing the route of its big sister race on narrow skis.
Renovated in 2013, the confirmed routes have a slightly different length and difference in altitude: 81 Km for the Mediofondo, with a difference in altitude of 1,670 m, and 124 Km for the Fondo, with a difference in altitude of 3,170 m.
SOUNDS OF THE DOLOMITES
Arts festival “Sounds of the Dolomites” - from 30 June to 31 August in the Fassa Valley
Concerts, performances and cultural events featuring internationally renowned artistsbring this well-known summer festival in Trentino to life. Thanks to its charming venues, the Fassa Valley has long been home to the festival's most prestigious shows.
“TE ANTER I TOBIÈ”
Folk Festival - from 4 to 6 July in Canazei
The valley's summer folk programme gets under way with this unusual event that features the opening of the village's barns and historic houses. Discover craftsmen at work, art exhibitions, gastronomic specialities and plenty of music.
Cycling Race - 6 July in Canazei and the Dolomite passes
An inspirational event for cycling enthusiasts that combines climbing Dolomite passes with the roads on which the history of Italian cycling was founded.
Folk festival - from 8 to 22 July and from 12 to 26 August in Vigo di Fassa
These four evenings provide an opportunity to learn about the traditions of the Ladin valley and to sample its most characteristic foods thanks to its partnership with a local Trentino food and wine organisation.