WHERE: Klagenfurt am Whörtersee, Austria
WHEN: July 09 2019
Within the World Bodypainting Festival, Body Circus has increasingly carved out a role of authentic protagonist of the international kermesse dedicated to the art of body painting.
On the occasion of the WBF 2019, il Body Circus it's ready to let you go wild. Expect everything. Painted bodies, fire eaters, burlesque dancers, freaks .... in an authentic Wonderland. Password: pure fun.
Push yourself beyond the confines of your imagination and go wild for a wild night with internationally renowned DJs and performances to say the least provocative; you will find guests in fantasy clothes; drag queens; decorations, masks, Bodypainting and bizarre costumes; latex clothes; dancing bodies, completely tattooed. Girls behind bars, ready to serve champagne and vodka glasses.
If you love patterns and "normality", this is not the place for you. Those interested and wanting to prepare themselves with the other guests can find a valid help in the area "Styling jam session". So, transform yourself and have fun for your most wild and transgressive evening. A stylish, surreal, imaginative, glamorous, crazy and fun event. An absolutely unique event.
Body Circus 2019 is presented by BERGLIEBE and is part of the WDF 2018, an internationally renowned event, now in its XXII edition. A further opportunity to discover a truly magical and evocative city.
HOW TO GET
Klagenfurt am Whörtersee it can easily be reached by train from the main European cities. Klagenfurt HBF is the Central Railway Station from which the short / medium-haul trains depart. The city of thorns of a small airport, from which charter flights depart for Hamburg, Cologne / Bonn and Vienna. The nearest international airport is Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, in Slovenes. Here are the options:
Ljubljana Airport (Distance: 80 km)
Graz Airport (Distance: 130 km)
Salzburg Airport (Distance: 150 km)
Vienna Airport (Distance: 230 km)
Venice Airport (Distance: 270 km)
From Ljubljana, the Link / Alpe Adria shuttle bus allows you to arrive at your destination. An excellent and valid alternative is the bus. Flixbus offers numerous connections from Europe, at very competitive prices.
Location of the Body Circus 2019 will be, this year, the Schleppe Eventhalle congress and events hall, at Schleppe Platz 1. Not far from the center, it can be easily reached by bus, with the 32 and 34 lines from Heiligengeistplatz.
TIMETABLES AND TICKETS
Here, followed, the show times in the "Main Floor"
From 19: 00, Styling Jam Session.
20: 00, Step right up! The Red Carpet to the Surreal.
After 20, performances by CROËLL, (Bergliebe), Turntablist Destruction, MATT EMULSION, Krystof Grandits, Electronic Youth, Flexible (Bergliebe)
Closing at 04: 00 in the morning. Great news this year will be the GANG-BAND Competition. Starting at midnight, 5 teams, each made up of 4 artists, will compete in a race for the best looks.
The admission ticket costs 20,00 € per person, including taxes and fees. Online, on the official website, you can take advantage of the discounted rate of 15.00 €.
WHERE TO SLEEP
Hotel Sandwirth, despite the rather high prices, it is the recommended solution. It is located right in the center, just 5 minutes walk from the Festival. Rooms have a classic design and feature air conditioning, a minibar and a flat-screen satellite TV with Sky channels. Free WiFi is available throughout the hotel. Every morning a rich breakfast buffet is served with homemade regional products. In summer, guests can enjoy their breakfast on the rooftop terrace. Prenotes, from here, your room at the best price.
Hotel Aragia it is only 3 kilometers from the Goethepark, about 15 minutes walk from the center of Klagenfurt. It offers modern and comfortable rooms in a family atmosphere.