Austria's biggest lift-linked ski area, the SkiWelt, which provides 157 miles of trails above eight resorts including Westendorf, is planning a dazzling Winter Opening weekend in Söll to kick off the 07-08 winter season. Put December 14-16 on your calendar. The hills will be alive to the sounds of live bands, and there will be ski demos, a fantastic jump show, ski and snowboard tests, a jump contest featuring national professional athletes, a Winter Opening Party with international live acts and competitions galore.