From July 29th through August 5th 2019, an entire week, the people of Villach celebrate their centuries-old tradition. During the first week of August the center of Villach becomes a focus for people wearing traditional Trachten, musicians and culinary delights. In this first week of August the people of Villach and their guests celebrate the traditional week, the “Villach Kirchtag”. Daily the Kirchtag-soups, beer tapping, regional delicacies and Austrian wines entice visitors. Musicians, Dancers, people and clubs wearing traditional Trachten liven up the image of the city.