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The event hotspot.

Major concerts, theme years and open-air festivals. International sports highlights. One-off events and recurring crowd-pullers. Dresden Elbland has something going on all year round. What are you in the mood for? Browse through our tips and go on your own personal discovery tour. And then make a note of the best ideas right away!

Major sports events in Dresden Elbland

For ambitious fitness goals in 2024

Sparkasse Castle Triathlon Moritzburg

The Moritzburg Castle Triathlon is a renowned triathlon competition that takes place in the picturesque surroundings of Moritzburg. The event attracts numerous participants from all over the world every year and offers various distances, including the long distance, half distance and Olympic distance. The 22nd Moritzburg Castle Triathlon will be postponed in 2024 due to local elections in Saxony and will take place on 15 and 16 June. Triathletes can register online for this prestigious event on 4 and 18 January 2024.

Information about the castle triathlon

ŠKODA Velorace Dresden

The ŠKODA Velorace Dresden has been combining cycling with the cultural beauty of Dresden since 2013 and has positioned itself as a firmly established mass-sport cycling event in the national cycling calendar. The picturesque 20-kilometre inner-city route offers both professional and amateur cyclists a unique experience, which is enriched by the event-oriented event character and the cultural richness of the route, which makes the "everyman's heart" beat faster.

More about the Velorace Dresden

Dresden Marathon

The Dresden Marathon is a sporting highlight in the picturesque setting of Dresden. Participants can choose between different distances, including the marathon, half marathon and quarter marathon. The route leads through the historic streets of the Old and New Town and offers not only a sporting challenge, but also an unrivalled cultural experience in one of Germany's most beautiful cities.

More about the Dresden Marathon

VVO Oberelbe Marathon

Run the Upper Elbe Marathon, THE countryside marathon, along the picturesque Elbe cycle path from the impressive Saxon Switzerland directly into the heart of Dresden. The start is in Köngistein (marathon distance) or in Prina (half marathon distance). Run past historical sights and breathtaking landscapes. 

VVO Oberelbe Marathon

Saxon Mt Everest Stair Marathon

Take on the ultimate challenge at the Mt Everest Stair Marathon in Radebeul, where you will conquer a height difference equal to that of the majestic Mount Everest. Amidst the picturesque surroundings of Radebeul, you have the chance to test both your physical endurance and your mental strength. Important to know: The starting places are coveted every year and registration is already underway!

More about the stair marathon

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For all those who don't want to miss a single cultural highlight in Dresden Elbland.

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