Transylvania Mountain Festival from Cluj-Napoca, Romania, announces the official dates for its 6th expEdition: 21 – 26 November, 2023. The lead theme for the festival competitions is Beyond. The anchor venues of Transylvania Mountain Festival remain Cinema Victoria for the film screenings and Institut Francais de Cluj for the photography exhibition.

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Enter The TMF 2023 Competitions

Transylvania Mountain Festival promotes mountain culture, education and innovation through its main festival competitions. Since 2018, the festival opens four annual competitions for film, photography, innovation and excellent achievements.

The mountain film competition covers mountain documentaries, adventure shorts and mountain feature films. The rules, the theme and the submission process is explained in the dedicated section: mounatin film competition. 

The mountain photography competition is structured in two categories: mountain landscapes and mountain sports. The rules, the theme and the submission steps can be found in the dedicated section: mountain photography competition. 

The mountain innovation competition  calls for a variety of projects spanning from software solutions, products and apps, wearable equipment and devices, energy / power solutions and systems, environment protection & exploration solutions and systems, to innovative materials, rescue tools & systems, education platforms and tools, professional services. The rules, themes and the submission stages are described in the dedicated section: mountain innovation competition.

The mountain excellence awards are based on specialized nominations received from alpine clubs, sports and mountain education organizations. The short list is done based on lifetime achievements and mountain activity bio.

Plan Your Transylvania Mountain Festival Days in Cluj-Napoca

Transylvania Mountain Festival is the meeting place for rock climbers, skiers, mountaineers, trail runners, snowboarders, mountain bikers, free flight pilots, kayakists, explorers, geographers, mountain rescuers and mountain guides! The films, the photos, the workshops, the clinics and the parties are the attraction points that help us gather and share to the public why we love the mountains.

In order to get the most out of this festival experience, we recommend to book ahead your stay in Cluj-Napoca, between November 21 and 26.

Being a community oriented event, we also recommend to invite friends who dream about engaging in mountain activities but do not really know how to get started.

Enroll in the outdoor and indoor workshops, engage with the speakers, network during the film screening brakes, make time for the common dinner and parties. The best thing about Transylvania Mountain Festival is the friendships you make!

Book you seat for the TMF Awards Gala and enjoy the special achievements nominated for each section!

Become a Partner of The Festival

If you want to build awareness around your brand values and principles, Transylvania Mountain Festival is the  right place to get in touch with the outdoor and mountain sports community!

There are plenty of ways in which you can be a part of the 6th expEdition of TMF. Get in touch with us directly via for a tailored partnership!

Save the date for Transylvania Mountain Festival 2023!

See you between the 21st and 26th November in Cluj-Napoca!