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EU Open House Day 2018

Servus aus Österreich!
Hello from Austria!

Take a trip to the nation of mountains and music and discover the beauty of Austria! This year, we celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Republic of Austria!

Come join us on May 12, 2018 for the EU Open House Day at the Austrian Embassy in Washington, DC.
We are looking forward to welcoming you!


Chat with Embassy staff, sample Austrian delicacies
and coffee throughout the day.


PROGRAM

(Doors are open on May 12, 2018 from 10: am to 4:00 pm)


10:15 am

Stille Nacht, heilige Nacht! / Silent Night, Holy Night!

200 years ago, in 1818, the world famous Christmas carol “Silent Night, Holy Night” was first performed in Salzburg, Austria. Follow the journey of the world famous Christmas carol, which has been translated into over 300 languages and is sung by more than 2 billion people every year on Christmas.

(film, 18 min)


10:45 am

Journey Through Austria

Join a multi-media presentation by Marsa Kindl-Omuse (Austrian National Tourist Office New York) on traveling in Austria and explore an insightful itinerary through the most magnificent regions and cities.

(talk, 35 min)


11:30 am

Wine Seminar I

“A journey through Austria's Wine country" with Klaus Wittauer, KWselection.com

Reservation is required.

(wine seminar, 45 min)


12:30 am

Stille Nacht, heilige Nacht! / Silent Night, Holy Night!

200 years ago, in 1818, the world famous Christmas carol “Silent Night, Holy Night” was first performed in Salzburg, Austria. Follow the journey of the world famous Christmas carol, which has been translated into over 300 languages and is sung by more than 2 billion people every year on Christmas.

(film, 18 min)


1:00 pm

Wine Seminar II

“A journey through Austria's Wine country" with Klaus Wittauer, KWselection.com

Reservation is required.

(wine seminar, 45 min)


2:00 pm

Journey Through Austria

Join a multi-media presentation by Marsa Kindl-Omuse (Austrian National Tourist Office New York) on traveling in Austria and explore an insightful itinerary through the most magnificent regions and cities.

(talk, 35 min)


2:45 pm

Wine Seminar III

“A journey through Austria's Wine country" with Klaus Wittauer, KWselection.com

Reservation is required.

(wine seminar, 45 min)


Photocredits: BMNT Alexander Haiden, ©Schloß Schönbrunn Kultur- und Betriebsges.m.b.H., Foto: Alexander Eugen Koller, Österreich Werbung, Fotograf: Bohnacker, Österreich Werbung, Fotograf: Patrice Kunte, Österreich Werbung, Fotograf: Diejun