The annual events staged in Lana bring together tradition and innovation. This produces a varied leisure and entertainment programme
, ranging from sports fixtures to shows highlighting local cuisine, as well as a number of other cultural events. Its convenient proximity to Meran/Merano enables visitors to also participate in events held in the renowned spa town.
Among the most popular events in Lana are re-enactments of the Passion Plays, as well as other open-air performances. The LanaLive series of concerts are an eagerly-awaited annual event, while the Lana Literature Days are a magnet for bookworms. Culinary highlights include the “Lana Blossoms” fair in spring, and the “Keschtnriggl” chestnut festival in autumn. Nearby Meran/Merano of course also has its own rich events programme, including events such as the Meran Music Weeks, the Grape Festival, Christmas and other markets, as well as horse-races.