Dobbiaco is the cultural centre of the Alta Pusteria Valley with the famous highlight events like the Gustav Mahler Music Weeks in July and the Alto Adige Festival in September.

The Grand Hotel, is the cultural center of Dobbiaco and just a few minutes’ walk away from our Romantik Hotel. Here every year the famous Gustav Mahler Music Weeks, in honor of the composer Gustav Mahler (1860-1911) who spent his summer vacation for several years in Dobbiaco and composed the "Lied on der Erde", take place. Music lovers can visit Gustav Mahler’s composing house in the wildlife park of Dobbiaco.

Since 2010 the Grand Hotel Toblach has been hosting the Festspiele Südtirol/Alto Adige Festival. International orchestras and the blend of classical music and cross over attract a numerous international audience.

For those who love sports, the Dobbiaco-Cortina Run in June and the Dobbiaco Night Run in the mid of August (midsummer/"Ferragosto") are the highlights in Dobbiaco.