Category: Conventions/Meeting/Festival Area: In Val di Fassa from to separate programme - Resort: Canazei Place: Cittą dei Sassi - "City of rocks" (Sella Pass) Music and theatre shows, sport, food and sustainability on stage at Sella Pass
This will be a "green" summer in Val di Fassa, protagonist of the newest series "Dolomites Vives" (Dolomites alive, in Ladin), that will be launched on 5th July by Reinhold Messner: the appointment, thanks to the efforts of the "Tavolo interprovinciale per i passi dolomitici" (involving the Provinces of Trento and Bolzano, the Comun General de Fascia and the municipalities of Canazei and Selva Val Gardena, as well as Val di Fassa Tourist Board and the tourism associations of Gardena and Alta Badia), is every Wednesday of July and August at Città dei Sassi on Sella Pass with concerts and shows with artists of international fame, talks with sport champions and exquisite tastings with starred chefs. Last but not least, a permanent workshop by Fondazione Dolomiti Unesco and the Muse museum from Trento, to describe the peculiarities of the Dolomites, as well as excursions with the mountain guides.
#DolomitesVives - Programme from 5th July to 30th August. From 9.00 a.m. to 4.00 p.m. "green" access to Sella Pass.
#DolomitesVives - Inauguration on 5th July - Città dei Sassi - at 1.00 p.m. Reinhold Messner launches the series with the Musega Auta Fascia brass band and the music band from Selva Val Gardena.
Cook the Mountain - Dolomites Taste Tour on 12th July - Sella mountain huts and Città dei Sassi - from 12.00 p.m. to 3.00 p.m. Cooking shows by starred chefs by six mountain huts on the pass.
#DolomitesVives on 19th July - Città dei Sassi - at 2.00 p.m. Südtirol JazzFestival. Hamilton de Holanda and Orchestra in concert.
Cook the Mountain - Dolomites Taste Touron 26th July - Sella mountain huts and Città dei Sassi - from 12.00 p.m. to 3.00 p.m. Cooking shows by starred chefs by six mountain huts on the pass.
#DolomitesVives on 2nd August - Città dei Sassi - at 1.00 p.m. The Sounds of the Dolomites. Anouar Brahem, Khaled Yassine, Klaus Gesing and Björn Meyer in concert, The astounding eyes of Rita. Arabian melodies and music discoveries
#DolomitesViveswith the mythes of the sport on 9th August - Sella mountain huts and Città dei Sassi - at 1.00 p.m. Stories of sport and passion with the champions of the Dolomites.
#DolomitesVives on 16th August - Città dei Sassi - at 1.00 p.m. "Le Ganes" in concert, appreciated women trio singing in Ladin.
#DolomitesVives Mithos on 23rd August - Città dei Sassi - at 1.00 p.m. "Aneta", theatrical show by F. Chiocchetti with music by C. Vadagnini.
Cook the Mountain - Dolomites Taste Tour on 30th August - Sella mountain huts and Città dei Sassi - from 12.00 p.m. to 3.00 p.m. Cooking shows by starred chefs by six mountain huts on the pass.
Cook the Mountain - Dolomites Taste Tour. Participation fees apply, limited number of places; tickets (30 € per person) can be purchased on the days of the event directly in the involved mountain huts or booked at email@example.com until 12 a.m. of the previous day. Download the menus of Cook the mountains in PDF format [209 KB]
By public transport Road no. 242 - that provides access to Sella Pass - is closed off at the crossroads with Pordoi Pass, just before "Pian de Schiaveneis". From Canazei, the connection to Sella Pass is guaranteed by local public transport, with departures every 15 minutes (except lunch break). PanoramaPass is valid. Download the timetables in PDF format
On foot From Canazei, following trail no. 655: 3 hours, about 800 meter a.s.l.
By cable car Col Rodella cable car from Campitello di Fassa (parking). Then on foot following trail no. 529, downhill, to "Sforcella Rodella", and then trail no. 557 to Passo Sella: 1 hour, 200 metres a.s.l.
Dolomites Vives Cittą dei Sassi - "City of rocks" (Sella Pass)