International Friendship Party

International Friendship Party

VCM Friendship Party – Parade of Nations
Vienna City Marathon’s Pancake & Carbo-Loading-Party

Europe and the whole world visiting the banqueting hall of Vienna’s town hall: that’s what you experience at the VCM Friendship Party, Vienna City Marathon’s Pancake and Pasta Party one day ahead of the race. Together with thousands of runners, friends and family, you will experience a well-balanced crossover of treat, music and sports.

Get in the mood for Austria’s biggest running event at a magical location in the heart of Vienna. Enjoy live music, typical Austrian Kaiserschmarrn (pancakes) and traditional Pasta as well as an entertaining program.

  • Parade of Nations: 40 dancers couples (representing the European nations) and the [VCM Friendship Runners], are going to symbolize the connecting power of sports
  • According to this year’s topic [We Are Europe] we invite all guests to wear their national costume, no matter if “Dirndl” or “Kilt”
  • 30 VCM Friendship Runners will present their countries throughout the event
  • Free dancing crash courses to tune you into the right rhythm for next days race challenge
  • Stage program in both English and  German, with audience raffles, interviews with top-athletes and live presentations
  • And most important: typical Austrian Kaiserschmarrn and traditional Past for carbo loading

Entry is free!
VCM Friendship Party – tastes and sounds like anticipation and pure VCM spirit “run Vienna – enjoy classics”

Saturday, April 11,
2 pm - 7 pm
Banqueting Hall of Vienna’s Town Hall (Entry via Lichtenfelsgasse), 1010 Vienna
Seating and standing room in the banqueting hall

How to get there:
Underground Station: U2, Rathaus, Exit Friedrich-Schmid Platz [Underground Information WIENER LINIEN]

Food selection (free to choose in advance): Serving of quintessential Austrian pancakes “Kaiserschmarrn” including stewed plums/apricots or traditional pasta Napolitana
Order online: € 9
Drinks: € 3,50 for an alcohol-free drink of your choice (0,5l), beer or coffee
Vouchers for food and drinks ordered in advance need to be picked up at the VCM Friendship Party at the  Town Hall as well as at the expo [Vienna Sports World] at the booth „VCM Friendship Party“.



Order your voucher in time via

  1. Log in at
  2. Choose your RACE
  3. Click “EVENTSHOP”
  4. Order your individual amount of vouchers and pay easily via direct debit or credit card.


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Picture gallery VCM Friendship Party 2014

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