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Festivals

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Denmark is known for festivals and an unique festival culture and the Aarhus Region offers you some of the absolute best.

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Smukfest
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Smukfest

Smukfest, also known as Skanderborg Festival or Denmark's most Beautiful Festival, is a Danish music festival that takes place every summer during the second weekend of August in the beautiful beech f...

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NorthSide
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NorthSide

Every year, NorthSide invites you to a fantastic three-day music festival, where the world’s biggest stars, as well as new rising artists, especially within indie and rock, are presented. NorthSide cr...

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Aarhus Jazz Festival
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Aarhus Jazz Festival

Like all good festivals the Aarhus Jazz Festival is continually evolving and has achieved international renown. The whole city is backing the eight days of jazz and at this festival you can experience...

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Flower Festival in Tivoli Friheden
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Flower Festival in Tivoli Friheden

This summer, Tivoli Friheden in the heart of Aarhus invites you to Denmark’s largest flower festival. Every day in July, inspiring activities and events will take place in the park, and of course with...

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GrimFest
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GrimFest

If you are tired of mainstream music, GrimFest offers cool up-coming bands, music from the dark underground and more experimenting artists.

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Stella Polaris
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Stella Polaris

Stella Polaris is a free one-day festival in Aarhus. Every summer the festival takes place in the Botanical Gardens and is the largest picnic festival with an emphasis on the electronic music genre.

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SCI-FI-CON
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SCI-FI-CON

SCI-FI-CON is the biggest Star Wars and science fiction event in Denmark. It's the very best of science fiction and fantasy in one place - Arena Randers.

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Monastery Festival
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Monastery Festival

Everything's abuzz in the warm late summer days when the ruins at Øm Monastery become the backdrop for the Monastery Festival with a medieval market, food and beer tasting and many more activities.

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MTB Festival
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MTB Festival

MTB Festival in the Lake District celebrates the experience, joy and playfulness of mountainbiking across ranking, experience, age and geography. Mountainbikers are united for two days in May.

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Festival of Wonder
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Festival of Wonder

Festival of Wonder is one of Europes leading and trend setting festivals within the puppet, animation and visuel theater industry. The festival takes place in Silkeborg, Denmark every second year and ...

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The Randers Festival
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The Randers Festival

The Randers Festival "Randers Festuge" is a recurring annual event during 9 days in August. Over the course of nine days, a splendid programme of music, art and party events fill Randers with a wonder...

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Riverboat Jazz Festival
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Riverboat Jazz Festival

Riverboat Jazz Festival brings more than 100 free concerts to Silkeborg in the lovely Danish summertime. 

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Food Festival
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Food Festival

Food Festival is a gathering point for everyone interested in food, a place where you will be entertained and challenged. The festival gathers the best Danish and Nordic breeders, growers and chefs wh...

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Sløngeldage
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Sløngeldage

"Sløngeldage" consists of activities for children and families with children and a school offering aimed at the third grade of the Danish Folkeskole.

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SPOT Festival
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SPOT Festival

At SPOT Festival you can discover the newest trends for Danish and Nordic music. The festival takes place at different venues in Aarhus where you can enjoy more than 200 concerts and events which incl...

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Viborg Animation Festival
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Viborg Animation Festival

Viborg Animation Festival is Denmark's largest animation festival and a celebration of animation media and the many possibilities of it.

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PROUD! Filmfestival
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PROUD! Filmfestival

For decades, the PROUD! Film Festival has presented the latest films dealing with gender and sexuality. The festival takes place in the heart of Aarhus in the charming cinema Øst for Paradis.

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