Snowboarders kick off winter season at the Hintertux Park Opening 2023

The Hintertux Park Opening is traditionally the very first Snowpark Opening of the season, taking place from October 6 – 8 in 2023. Mark the Opening weekend in your calendar already now to kick off the next winter season with Zillertal local Werni Stock and many more riders. Werni’s Transfer Games and a free industry demo are among the scheduled events on the mountain, while the Metal Battle entertains fans in the valley for the 19th edition of the event! Come and join the fun!

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Wernis Transfer Games by Quiksilver

Werni´s Transfer Games by Quiksilver

Zillertal local and Opening ambassador Werni Stock is reinventing his Big Air Session. It’s now called Werni’s Transfer Games with – as the name indicates already – more options to the hit the jump. It will be run as team event, and promises some great action. We can’t wait to see the airtime of Werni and friends. 

Sane! Metal Battle Night rail Jam

For the third time the SANE! Snowboarding crew hosts the Metal Battle Night Rail Jam at the valley station. Metal Battle – the name speaks for itself – because the riders really give everything to conquer the rail features with as much style as possible. If you are interested to compete, don’t miss the Metal Battle qualification on Friday October 6th at 11am in Betterpark to grab one of the spots.

2022 Results SANE! Snowboarding Metal Battle

Best Overall: Men Fabian Fraidl (AUT)

Best Overall Girl: Maisie Hill (GB)

Best Trick Men: Fridtjof “Fridge” Tischendorf (NOR)

Best Trick Girl: Maisie Hill (GB)

Best Style Men: Davide Boggio (ITA)

Best Style Girl: Mia Brookes (GB)

Soundboks Master of the Legends: Simon Pircher (AUT)

Canary Cartel Playground Session at Hintertux Park Opening


New this year is the Canary Cartel Playground Session on Sunday noon directly in front of Fernerhaus. Everybody is welcome to hit the features to enjoy the last Opening day together with a fun and playful session. Your chance to win Burger vouchers for the restaurant nearby. 

Betterpark Hintertux


Since nearly two decades Betterpark up on Hintertux glacier is the first choice for riders from all over the world to start into the new winter season in early autumn. As usual Betterpark Hintertux will offer lines and features for all riding levels, freestylers – no matter if beginner, advanced or pro – will have fun at the park. Wille Kaufmann and his team provide an ever-changing setup until early December, including the Halfpipe. 

Kids Shred Hintertux

Kids Shred

SMALL BECOMES BIG – The Kids Shred is a long-standing tradition at the Opening. Snowboard legends Gigi Rüf and Steve Gruber take over the coaching roles and assist the kids. Photographer Markus “Fischi” Fischer captures these unforgettable moments. DJ Row won the kids hearts with his DJ workshop. The enthusiasm and the motivation of the little ones is truly inspiring, the future of the sport is in good hands.

Sempre Caoz Live Concert Hintertux


With their band SEMPRE CAOZ, four friends from Tyrol have developed from a small punk attraction into a rock band over the years. With their performances at home and abroad, they are known for their energetic shows. Dirty guitars, smashed drums, powerful bass and screaming vocals are just a few facets of Semper Caoz. In 2023 the band released there album DUST. A self-written and produced production during the pandemic. You can hear a varied songwriting, whereby the focus for the Alternative Rock genre has not been lost from sight A little dark but very focused, they aim to express their feelings from this time. Anyone who wants to convince themselves of the power and expression of “CAOZ” ROCK can find dates and news from the boys at 

movie night in Tux centre

movie premiere night

The Movie Premiere Night in the Tux Center offers a very special treat this year, as Clemens Millauer, professional rider and filmmaker, is presenting his latest project for the very first time. Among the movie protagonists are well-known names such as Austria’s Big Air Olympic Champion Anna Gasser, Werni Stock, Tom Tramnitz and Gigi Rüf.

Hintertux Opening Snowboard Party

opening nights

“Unleash the Epic: Party All Weekend with Surprise Acts at Hohenhaus Tenne Hintertux!”


The parties at the Hintertux Park Opening are legendary. Make sure to get your weekend ticket already now, it includes entrance to all parties in the valley. 


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Free snowboard test in Hintertux

Free Snowboard TEst

Test before you buy. This is key. If you are interested to check out the new gear of the 2023/24 winter season, plan a visit to the demo village the Fernerhaus. The snowboard industry is onsite with their quiver of brand-new products to test on-site.

Out Of, Rome Snowboards, Bataleon, Lobster, Lib Tech, Gnu, Bent Metal Binding Works, Slash Snowboards, Salomon Snowboards, Korua Shapes Snowboards, Head Snowboards & Protection, Burton Snowboards, Nitro Snowboards, Capita, Deeluxe, Union Bindings