Events in Sweden

August 2016

  • "Nostalgic evenings" 30 May 2012 - 15 August 2016
    "Nostalgic evenings"

    "Nostalgic evenings" with all types of Classic cars, bikes etc. Live music. Every Wednesday evening until end of the summer - date to be confirmed so please check their website!

    Location: Vadstena
  • The Legacy of Andy Warhol at Artipelag 15 April 2016 - 25 September 2016
    The Legacy of Andy Warhol at Artipelag

    Andy Warhol is one of the most popular artists of the twentieth century. Warhol left his mark not only on art; he also influenced the modern lifestyle in many ways. The Legacy of Andy Warhol exhibition attempts to reflect his multifaceted significance.

    Location: Artipelag, Stockholm
  • Josef Frank på Millesgården 20 May 2016 - 02 October 2016
    Josef Frank på Millesgården

    In Millesgården’s major summer exhibition, the designer and artist Josef Frank (1885-1967) is placed in an art historical context. The exhibition comprises four sections. Josef Frank is presented as architect, designer and pattern designer with furniture, objects, fabrics and wallpapers as well as through the medium of photography.

    Location: Stockholm
  • Yayoi Kusama in Infinity at Moderna Museet and Arkdes 11 June 2016 - 11 September 2016
    Yayoi Kusama in Infinity at Moderna Museet and Arkdes

    Yayoi Kusama in Infinity at Moderna Museet and Arkdes June 11 – September 11 Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama is one of today’s most acclaimed artists. The exhibition, which will be on view at Moderna Museet and the Swedish Centre for Architecture and Design (Arkdes) this summer, is the first major retrospective presentation of her work in Scandinavia. This exhibition will feature her deep interest in fashion and design.

    Location: Stockholm
  • Medieval Week on the island of Gotland 07 August 2016 - 14 August 2016
    Medieval Week on the island of Gotland

    Travel 600 years back in time!
    During eight days in August the Middle Age is back. Gotland’s special settings, Visby’s 200 medieval houses on winding lanes, splendid church ruins, and the magnificent city wall frame a spectacle without equal.

    The tournament is medieval most spectacular sporting events. See Sweden’s best knights make up in a noble fight. In the stands, the atmosphere is vibrant, and make everyone not hesitate to  either cheer or boo, but it helps your favorite!

    Location: Gotland
  • Midnattsloppet/Midnight run Stockholm 13 August 2016
    Midnattsloppet/Midnight run Stockholm

    On the 13th of August 2016 we will arrange the 35th Midnattsloppet Stockholm. It will be around 38 000 registrated runners. We have worked hard the last year to secure that this will be the best Midnattsloppet ever. Under the section. The registration is open from the 1st of november.

    Location: Stockholm
  • Stockholm Culture Festival 16 August 2016 - 21 August 2016
    Stockholm Culture Festival

    Stockholm Culture Festival fills streets and squares with all kinds of culture in all genres, for all ages. 600 program starts, during six vibrant August days. In the middle of the city center and with free admission. From Sergels Torg, to Gustav Adolfs Torg, all the way over Norrbro and finally to Skeppsbron with treats and samples of all the culture that Stockholm has to offer all year round, with performers and guests from all corners of the world.

    Location: Stockholm
  • Gothenburg Culture Festival 16 August 2016 - 21 August 2016
    Gothenburg Culture Festival

    For six days in August, the streets and squares of Gothenburg are transformed for a vibrant celebration – the annual Culture Festival. You're invited! Come and immerse yourself in a wealth of culture, in the fullest sense of the word.
    The Gothenburg Culture Festival is for everyone and everything is free!

    Location: Gothenburg
  • The Vallåkra Rally 20 August 2016 - 21 August 2016
    The Vallåkra Rally

    Scandinavia's largest motor rally for rebuilt European and Japanese cars.

    Location: Helsingborg
  • Fashion Week Stockholm 29 August 2016 - 31 August 2016
    Fashion Week Stockholm

    The next edition of Fashion Week in Stockholm, presenting the SS17 collections, will take place during 29 – 31 August.

    Location: Stockholm


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