Events in Lech-Zürs at Arlberg

17:00 Uhr

Tanzcafe Arlberg

When swing melodies resound from the ski resort and singers in 1930s outfits or musicians in rockabilly gear perform against a heavenly mountain backdrop. When crisp electro beats get the whole village moving and old-school jazz bands turn the hotel bars into dance halls. That’s when festival fever has erupted again in Lech-Zürs, and now, for the first time, in Stuben too. Because in the first two weeks of April… more »

Ort: Tanzcafé Arlberg


Ski tour camp by Lorraine Huber

Together with the local guides of the Women’s Progression Days you will get three bwz. Discover the best ski tours and descents of the Arlberg for four days. The program also focuses on improving the personal freeride technique and the technology in the ascent, the safe movement in alpine terrain and the correct handling of avalanche emergency equipment. The program contents are conveyed in a relaxed manner during the day… more »

Ort: Lech


Snow & Safety Camp by Björn Heregger

Everybody is talking about Freeride Touring. The former Freeride World Tour rider Björn Heregger has been swearing by a set-up for years. Björn takes you on tour. In addition to Tech-Talk, you will also learn about avalanches, adapted behaviour in the terrain and freeride tactics for ascent and descent at this camp, in order to experience the whole range of the Arlberg in three days. From freeride lines without ascent… more »

Ort: Lech


Kids Carnival in Lech

A fun Carnival party for all children with homemade Donuts! more »

Ort: Lech Kid's ski school meeting place


Run of Fame Days

From St. Anton/Rendl via Zürs and Lech to Warth and back: that’s 85 kilometres and around 18,000 metres of altitude difference. This is the Run of Fame. The famous ski tour is dedicated to all the pioneers and stars of sport and film who once explored the Arlberg on their own skis. more »

Ort: St. Anton, Lech, Zürs, Warth


The white ring – The speed race

The Speed Race Zürs is taking place on the day before the White Ring Race and it‘s not about the fastest time but about the highest Speed. more »

Ort: Lech Zürs, Weisser Ring, Rüfikopf & Schlegelkopf


Women's prograssion days by Lorraine Huber

Since 2008, professional freerider Lorraine Huber with great success at Freeride annual camps for women. Due to popular demand, the program will be expanded in 2020 to four groups and three days. In collaboration with the best Skiführerinnen while also freeriders am Arlberg and in cooperation with Blue Tomato, Lorraine Huber organized a freeride camp in a class in Lech am Arlberg for ambitious freeriders. I am particularly pleased that… more »

Ort: Lech

21:00 Uhr

New Year’s Day acoustic fireworks

You have just celebrated the slide into the New Year, you have toasted a healthy and successful year with your loved ones, or you have made some good resolutions for the New Year. And already on the first day of the New Year there is reason to celebrate again in Zürs. Because the Zürs New Year’s Sound Fireworks is one of the most beautiful events in the Zürs winter. Experience… more »

Ort: Edelweissplatz Zürs


Santa Claus comes to Zürs

Not only the children, but also Santa Claus is looking forward to his annual visit to Zürs! And of course he has great gifts for everyone, too. While Santa Claus is on his way to Zürs, we pass the waiting time with ice skating, drinking children’s punch and mulled wine and other nice things. What he is most looking forward to again are of course a few poems and Songs… more »

Ort: Hotels in Zürs


Christmas Concert “In the middle of the winter night”

In the middle of winter night Christmas concert with Herman van Veen and Edith Leerkes. Herman van Veen sings and tells of Christmas, accompanied by Edith Leerkes “Biblical stories are of the same kind as fairy tales. For those who immerse themselves in what a fairy tale has to tell, it becomes a still, deep water, that first seems to reflect our own image. but behind it we soon feel… more »

Ort: Neue Kirche Lech

17:30 Uhr

Chapel Hiking Tour

A peaceful hour with Barbara Lankmayer from Lech. A hike from Tannberg via Ombesberg to the parish church. The individual chapels and wayside shrines are explained and interesting stories told. The meeting point is at 17:30 o´clock in front of the Lech Zürs tourism Office. more »

Ort: Lech Zürs Tourismus

17:30 Uhr

Chapel Hiking Tour

A peaceful hour with Barbara Lankmayer from Lech. A hike from Tannberg via Ombesberg to the parish church. The individual chapels and wayside shrines are explained and interesting stories told. The meeting point is at 17:30 o´clock in front of the Lech Zürs tourism Office. more »

Ort: Lech Zürs Tourismus

08:45 Uhr

8th Snow & Safety Conference

Blue sky, fresh powder snow. Perfect conditions and still resonates with a queasy feeling. Because dangerous half-knowledge and vague rules of thumb convey a deceptive appearance of safety during freeriding. The 8th Snow & Safety Conference will take place from 13.12.2019 – 14.12.2019 in Lech am Arlberg. For the season opener professionals give the current state of research and valuable tips. In theoretical and practical units, responsible risk management is… more »

Ort: Zürs, Parkplatz Trittkopf (Treffpunkt)

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Local bus service in Zürs am Arlberg

All our hotels are located downtown, which means that you can easily leave your car safely in the garage for the entire duration of your stay and take advantage of the free local bus service in Lech Zürs am Arlberg.

Let the blue free local shuttle buses take you around the villages of Lech and Zürs throughout the entire day free of charge. There is also a free ski bus connection during the day between Lech and Rauz, from where you can access the ski regions of St. Anton and Stuben.

In the evenings and at night our night bus “James” takes you around the villages Lech and Zürs until 3 am.

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Awards of the Arlberg ski region

A short overview of the numerous awards the Arlberg ski region has received. 2019

Ski Arlberg has been awarded by Skiinfo as the best ski resort in Austria. Overall, the ski resort award was divided into seven categories. In the categories "Best Freeride Area", "Best Snowpark" and "Best Service & Best Mountain Railways", the ski resort Ski Arlberg also takes 1st place. 2019

This year we can be particularly happy. The world's largest test portal for ski resorts has awarded us 19 awards. One of the categories: "5-star ski area".

SnowTrex 2018

For the second time we were awarded the SnowTrex Award. As in 2016, the travelers chose us. We thank everyone! 2018

Also in 2018, we were awarded the test winner in the categories "5-star ski resort" and "Advanced skiers, freeriders" by the world's largest test portal for ski resorts. Thanks a lot! 2017

Ski Arlberg can look forward to the title of "World's Best Ski Resort 2017". We thank you very much and promise to do our best in the future!

ADAC Skiguide 2017

According to the recent award in the renowned ski resort reference work, the ADAC Skiguide, Ski Arlberg is the number one European ski area! 2017

"Best Ski Area 2017", "Best Freeride Area 2017", "5 Star Ski Area 2017" and "Best Ski Area for Après Ski 2017". We are pleased about the awards of! 2017

And again, the testers of thank us with a 5-star award at their annual ski test. In 12 out of 18 criteria, the maximum possible number of stars was awarded. We say thank you!" and promise to do our best again next year.

World Snow Award 2017

Many thanks to The Telegraph Ski & Snowboard magazines for the title. 2016

Ski Arlberg was chosen 2016 by in the top 10 ski resorts in the world. The testers especially liked our new "Run of Fame" ski round and our 200 km of deep snow descents.

SnowTrex 2016

In 2016, we were also awarded the SnowTrex Award. And by the best jury in the world: the SnowTrex customer. After their trip, they receive a questionnaire whose answer serves as the basis for the awarding of the award. We have cut with top marks and say: Thank you! 2016

With another 5-star award at Test 2016, Ski Arlberg has been able to continue the successful series of recent years. Factors such as the size of the ski resort, snow reliability and slopes and tracks elicited 4.7% of the testers. Thank you! 2016

"Best Ski Resort 2016", "Best Slope Offering 2016", "Best Freeride 2016", "Best Après Ski 2016" and "Best Leisure Offer 2016": Our awards from We are very pleased! 2015

Also in 2015 awarded us 5 stars. With this we have picked up the Oscar again this year and are represented in the absolute world class.

skigebiete-test. de 2015

This time there was a special award from The best ski rounds of the Alps were searched for and the White Ring may be happy about the award as Top Skirunde. 2014

The world's largest test portal for ski resorts,, has awarded St. Anton, St. Christoph, Stuben, Lech, Zürs, Warth and Schröcken a 5-star ski resort in the 2014 season. The award is considered the industry's Oscar. We are very proud that this honor has come to us.

The best freerider ski region

The Arlberg was granted the title of best freerider ski region of the world in 2009 in the ADAC ski atlas

Ski region test winner

Ski Arlberg was tested in winter 2004/05 by Snow-Online and was chosen as the test winner.

6 x 5 star TOP RESORT

It is already the 6th time in a row that Ski Arlberg has been granted 5 stars by the worldwide ski region testing service “Skiresort Service International” and was awarded as “TOP-RESORT 2007/08“. This award was also granted to Ski Arlberg in the years 2000/01, 2001/02, 2002/03, 2003/04 and 2005/06.

One of the best ski regions in the world

Lech/Zürs was also tested in winter 2005/06 by an international ski region tester. Martin Bauer from comments in March 2006, “This good result shows that Lech-Zürs will now most likely stay permanently listed in the top ski region ranking and can certainly be called one of the best ski regions in the world.”