The many bank holidays during the Pentecost and spring welcome plenty of activities, experiences and fun for the entire family in Aarhus.
Go on a fascinating journey back in history in Den Gamle By The Old Town or enjoy the breathtaking architectural setting at Moesgaard Museum. At ARoS Aarhus Art Museum you can enjoy international exhibitions and see Aarhus through all the colours of the rainbow in the iconic glass walkway Your rainbow panorama.
Or you can try rides, roller coasters, games and playgrounds in the theme park Tivoli Friheden. The Concert Hall Musikhuset Aarhus is the largst concert hall in Scandinavia where you always will find comedy, classical music, theater and concerts.
Experience more - pay less. With an AarhusCARD you get free admission to more than 25 museums, attractions and activities in and around Aarhus, free transportation in all Midttrafik busses including the light rail Letbanen and busses to the airports in Aarhus and Billund, shopping discounts and free parking at Navitas.
You can buy your AarhusCARD here.
The department store Magasin is celebrating it's 150 years anniversary with a legendary street party in Aarhus with live music and entertainment. The SPOT Festival and Culture Works are co-hosting the event which celebrates 150 years of fashion.
Dive into the old Aarhus and enjoy a day where nostalgia is mixed with glamour. In the spirit of Magasin the day will be filled with high quality, entertainment and pampering. Extend the celebrations at the SPOT Festival, where you can dive into over 200 concerts from the 9. - 13. May.
Enjoy the sight of 300 racing cars from Denmark and abroad when they come to the most beautiful race track around the Marselisborg Memorial Park in Aarhus.
Outside the race track you can enjoy children's activities, a Classic Car Park, High Speed charity tours, the Goodlook Street, Soap Box Races and the legendary Opening Ceremony that marks the official opening with a big march with orchestra, classic cars and the participating racing cars.
Classic Race takes places from the 25. - 27 May 2018.
In Aarhus you are never far away from a beach or forest. See the cherry trees spring in the Marselisborg Memorial Park, go for a long walk at the beach or take a run in one of the many beautiful forests and parks in Aarhus.
Each year the biggest amusement park in Aarhus Tivoli Friheden hosts a string of Open Air Friday Concerts with some of the most popular Danish artist right now. In the Pentecost you can enjoy the charming pop star Mads Langer, who is touring with his fifth studio album Reckless Twin. Mads Langer gives concert the 18th May 2018.
Get on your running shoes and join in the celebrations of Crown Prince Frederik of Denmark on his 50th birthday. The Royal Run is a race for all runners, whether you are a beginner or a keen runner.
The blue carpet will be rolled out, and the event will be accompanied by music and flags along the route. You can choose to run a distance of either 10 kilometre or one mile.
Love shopping? Aarhus will not let you down. The main pedestrian high street, different city quarters each with their own vibe, a city shopping mall and department stores filled with Danish fashion and design.
Browse the area around the Latin Quarter where you will find designer boutiques on cobblestoned streets. If you are looking for local and national design, hand-made ceramics and jewellery the area around trendy Frederiksbjerg definitely is worth a visit. - all are within easy walking distance.
Explore the vibrant nightlife and find a local pub, stylish cocktail bar, nightclub or cosy café. Go to a concert or play in The Concert Hall Aarhus, the largest Concert Hall in Scandinavia where you can find shows, concerts, musicals, comedy, dance, theatre, opera and performances from the Symphony Orchestra. All you have to do is choose.
Find your perfect accommondation in Aarhus. Whether you prefer to stay at a designer, boutique or budget friendly hotel, a Bed and Breakfast or rent a local apartment - you will feel right at home staying in Aarhus.
Enjoy your stay in Aarhus!