Living folk customs. Nurtured traditions. Traditions in Rauris Valley and Taxenbach

Preserving all that is authentic and good. Nurtured traditions and living folk customs. The people of Rauris and Taxenbach are proud of their history and their traditions – something visitors are able to clearly sense, thanks to countless local folk societies, festivals and special events.

Glockner Pilgrimage

Every year on the Feast of St. Peter & Paul (28 June), thousands of pilgrims make the journey from Seidlwinkltal in Rauris, SalzburgerLand,…

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Harvest Festival

“Wild Herbs & Medicinal Plants” is the theme of this year’s 21st SalzburgerLand Harvest Festival. Excursions, workshops and hikes will all…

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Rauris Town Folk Band

The Rauris town folk band is one of the oldest such bands in all of SalzburgerLand and offers open-air concerts in summer

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Town Folk Band

The Taxenbach folk band plays a multitude of roles, regardless of musical genres. From ceremonies both public and sacred, to concerts…

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Heritage Group Rauris

The Heritage Group of Rauris is a group of young people who cultivate and pass the tradition of old dances.

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Raurisker

The Raurisker are a traditional society of culture-loving Rauris locals. The society’s goal is to revive the history of Rauris along with…

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Tauernschecken

The Tauernschecke is a very special breed of goat, which Rauris local Johann Wallner successfully saved from extinction due to his breeding…

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Rauriser Toifi

Together with St. Nicholas, pretty angels and the "Einspeiber", on 5 December Rauriser Toifi visit all of the kids (those who have been…

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Schnabelperchten

The Schnabelperchten of Rauris are quite unique. With a gentle “Ga Ga Ga”, they make their way from house to house, checking that homes have…

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Rauris Perchten Parade

On the 6 th of January you will learn something about the traditions, customs and history of former times in Rauris. During the festive…

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Advent season

On the two weekends before Christmas eve there are the Advent markets at the market place of Rauris.

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