Events in Sweden

We give you an overview of events in Sweden: sports events, culture festivals, harvest festivals, city festivals, arts festivals and many more.

In the Footsteps of Saint Olav – Concert at St Olave’s Church Hart Street, London, Feb. 8

People have been walking along St. Olavsleden for almost thousand years. The performance in London on Feb. 8 is a concert including the story of the life of St Olav, Olav Haraldsson - from viking to saint - accompanied with folklore, classical music and song from the St Olavs mass.

Watch the 2016 Nobel Banquet live

Stockholm is getting ready to welcome the Nobel Prize Laureates for the Nobel Award Ceremony this afternoon and the Nobel Banquet tonight, December 10. Alfred...
French video artist Julien Nonnon Stockholm exhibition SAFARI URBAIN STHLM

Julien Nonnon in Stockholm: Gigantic animals lit up the city

The French video artist Julien Nonnon has brought with him a whole bunch of wild friends to Stockholm this weekend. With the exhibition SAFARI...
Christmas at Liseberg

Gothenburg: Christmas at Liseberg 2016 opens today – Until December 30

Liseberg’s Christmas season tempts you with the biggest Christmas market in Sweden, a fairytale ice ballet, exciting rides, tonnes of snow and the aromas...
Royal Wedding Dress exhibition at the Royal Palace of Stockholm

See the Royal Wedding Dress exhibition at the Royal Palace of Stockholm

2016 marks 40 years since Miss Silvia Sommerlath and King Carl XVI Gustaf were married at Stockholm Cathedral (Storkyrkan) and the bride became Queen...
We do it twice - Celebrate New Year twice in an hour in the Juoksengi Arctic Circle village

We do it twice – Celebrate New Year twice in an hour in the Juoksengi Arctic Circle...

Now you can take advantage of a unique opportunity to change your first New Year´s resolution with the spectacular New Year celebration “We do...
Västgötaloppet, Ulricehamn

Ulricehamn in West Sweden to host the World Cup in cross-country skiing in 2017

For the first time ever and over the weekend of 21-22 January, Ulricehamn will host the World Cup in cross country skiing in 2017....
Ullevi in Gothenburg

Manchester United and Galatasaray will meet in Gothenburg July 30

It has just been announced this morning that the Premier League team Manchester United and the Turkish 2014/15 champion Galatasaray will meet in Gothenburg...
Åre Bike Festival

Åre Bike Festival, Northern Europe’s largest bike festival

From July 6 to 10, the largest bike festival of Northern Europe is back for its seventh year. All in all, there will be...
Church boat races on Lake Siljan

Church boat races on Lake Siljan

Church boat rowing on Lake Siljan is an old and important Dalarna tradition. For centuries church boats have been a means of transportation on...
Hiking in Skåne: The Söderåsen ridge

Europe’s biggest hiking event, Eurorando comes to Skåne

Between the 10th and 17th of September 7,000 hikers from across Europe are expected to come to Skåne in southern Sweden to participate in...
Food trucks in Gothenburg

Nordic Food Truck Championships in Mariefred, Sörmland

The charming town of Mariefred will be filled with food trucks from all over Sweden competing for the title of “Nordic Champion” in the...
Elmia Woods, Jönköping, Sweden

June 2017: Elmia Wood, world’s largest forestry fair, bigger than ever

Here at Swedentips.se we usually don't report about business news. Forestry, however, is an area that affects tourism. Sweden wouldn't be the same without...
Ullevi in Gothenburg

Arsenal and Manchester City will meet in Gothenburg August 7

It has just been announced this afternoon that the Premier League teams Arsenal and Manchester City will meet in Gothenburg on August 7. Teams: Arsenal...
Rottneros Park in Sunne

Värmland: Rottneros Park in Sunne open for the season

Rottneros Park is the natural meeting place for garden lovers. 14 small show gardens and thousands of summer flowers have been planted. The park is...

Gothenburg: Go wild at Way Out West’s 10th anniversary, August 11 – 13

Way Out West will be returning to its home in Slottsskogen Park (Gothenburg) August 11 - 13 for one of Europe´s biggest celebrations of...
Hueman - ARTSCAPE 2016: Street art festival in Gothenburg, July 25 to August 21

ARTSCAPE 2016: Street art festival in Gothenburg, July 25 to August 21

This summer the street art festival ARTSCAPE 2016 lands in Gothenburg. About 20 international and Swedish artists will create and present large-scale art work...
Park skiing: Freeride Weeks Åre now longer and bigger

Park skiing: Freeride Weeks Åre now longer and bigger

The Freeride Weeks Åre have long been a popular final weekend for park skiing enthusiasts in Sweden - now it gets both longer and...
Sofiero Castle

Sofiero Castle 150 years: The anniversary program

Throughout 2016 Sofiero Castle will celebrate its 150th anniversary. The park at Sofiero Castle in Helsingborg is a very colourful visual treat right now: In the...
Idre Fjäll speed skiing

Idre Fjäll, Dalarna: Speed skiing on a truly “shocking” slope

As every year, the ski resort Idre Fjäll in Dalarna will host a FIS World Cup in speed skiing. The competition will take place...

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