Aarhus Jazz Festival

Event Highlights in Aarhus

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There is always something going on in Aarhus and Aarhus is known to be a city of music with a great variety of stages and genres and you can always join in to festivals all year round. You will always find something interesting happening at the large attractions as well - welcome to Aarhus


The Bodyguard at Musikhuset
One of the absolute iconic movies of the 1990’s has been made into a world-wide musical success. Feel or relive the thrill of The Bodyguard in December 2020, when it opens at Concert Hall Aarhus.
Christmas in Den Gamle By - The Old Town Museum
Treat yourself to a magical Christmas atmosphere and a wonderful nostalgia trip through four hundred years of Christmas history down The Old Town Museum's charming streets with horse-drawn carriages, Christmas decorations, and lit lanterns.
Christmas in Tivoli Friheden
Enjoy the most wonderful time of the year in the amusement park Tivoli Friheden when Santa Claus is coming to town. Experience the magic where Christmas lights, decorations and the normal rides set the scene for a magical Christmas day.


The Festival of Centuries
The Festival of the Century is a knowledge festival. With its mixture of knowledge, art, and culture, the festival each year turns the spotlight on a particular historical period to create a debate about the lives we live and the society around us.
Internet Week Denmark
IWDK (Internet Week Denmark) is Denmark’s leading digital festival that takes place at various locations in Aarhus.
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 includes concerts, music talks, films and a delicious food market.
Aarhus Huckster Market
For more than 30 times Denmark’s top traders set up stalls at the Aarhus Huckster Market (Aarhus Kræmmermarked) at ’Tangkrogen’. Most of the traders have taken part over many years, but new ones join every year.
Explore the World with Aarhus
Explore the World with Aarhus is a 2-day city festival in Aarhus. The festival is about shopping, travel, and culture and it is an annually recurring tradition in Aarhus. Come and feel the fabulous atmosphere, enjoy the many activities, and find great shopping offers right through till midnight.
Aarhus Pride
Aarhus Pride is a celebration of diversity in Aarhus. The purpose of Aarhus Pride is to contribute to the respect for and acceptance of all LGBT+ persons and make the LGBT+ culture visible in Aarhus.
NorthSide is a music festival located within walking distance from the city center. Every year you can try something new on both the music and food scene.
Aarhus Jazz Festival
Aarhus Jazz Festival is a festival where most concerts during daytime are free of charge for the audience. Normally you can enjoy jazz for children, jazz brunch, concerts with international stars and local musicians. Aarhus Jazz Festival presents all styles of jazz.
It is time to get excited - Rammstein will come to Aarhus June 23 2021!
BESTSELLER Aarhus City Halvmarathon 2021
BESTSELLER Aarhus City Half Marathon is a half marathon that runs through Aarhus city. Join the running sightseeing around the city!
Moesgaard Viking Moot
Vikings from all over the world meet at the Viking Moot to recreate the festive markets held in the early days of Aarhus.
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 thousands of beautiful flowers as their centre of attention.
The Aarhus Festival
Aarhus Festival is among the largest cultural events in Scandinavia and showcases both local, national and international artists. Aarhus Festival is highly esteemed and recognized both in Denmark and abroad.
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 who aspire to create high quality food in balance with nature.
Classic Race Aarhus
Classic Race Aarhus invites you to see 300 racing cars from Denmark and abroad come to Northern Europe’s most beautiful, cultural-historical race track for this event to race around the Marselisborg Memorial Park in Aarhus.
Halloween at Tivoli Friheden
Look forward to a week of lots of Halloween excitement and fun in Aarhus when the amusement park Tivoli Friheden is invaded by terrifying creatures and giant spiders.


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