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Culture Calendar Get ready. September is packed with great events throughout. From wine festivals, to Mozart concerts and the legendary Oktoberfest in Munich, September promises to be an exciting month. TEXT: MARILENA STRACKE

Best of Mozart Fortress Concert, Salzburg (1 September – 31 October) High above the rooftops of Salzburg, with a breath-taking view of Mozart’s city and its surroundings, the most beloved works of Mozart to Strauss are played by the Salzburg Mozart Ensemble and the Mozart Chamber Orchestra of Salzburg in the most beautiful rooms the fortress has to offer. A concert experience of its finest. 102  |  Issue 54  |  September 2017

Genussmeile, Vienna Woods (2, 3, 9, 10 September 2017) Hike and taste! With ten kilometres, this is the world’s longest bar. Genussmeile means ‘Mile of Indulgence’ and along Vienna’s waterline hiking

documenta 14, Agnes Denes – The Living Pyramid, Nordstadtpark. Photo: © Mathias Voelzke

path between Mödling and Bad Vöslau over 80 winegrowing enterprises from the Vienna Woods thermal region offer everything that can be produced from grapes. Raise your glasses!

Unspunnen Festival, Interlaken (until 3 September) The Unspunnen Festival (the Swiss Wrestling, National Costume and Alpine Herdsmen’s Festival) will bring together people of all ages and all language regions in beautiful Interlaken. It only takes place every 12 years and is sure to be a great festival of Swiss folk culture.