Events in Sweden

During the course of a year, Sweden has all sorts of events and happenings. To find out what, when and where these events take place, please select the month of your interest. These are just some of the events taking place in Sweden this year. Although VisitSweden has done its outmost to check the accuracy of the information, dates, venues and other details can be subject to change and we do not take responsibility for any mistakes nor any omissions. We recommend the readers to, well in advance, carefully check all facts with each event.

Upcoming events in Sweden

  • Power of Fashion - 300 years of clothing 01 January 2013 - 31 December 2014
    Power of Fashion - 300 years of clothing

    The power of fashion is strong. All social groups use clothing to create their identity. Meet people from three decades, the 1780s, 1860s and 1960s, times when the economy, currents of ideas and technical developments clearly affected clothing and fashion.

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    Location: Nordiska Museet, Stockholm
  • TaubeSpelen - Music Festival 12 July 2014 - 13 July 2014
    TaubeSpelen - Music Festival

    TaubeSpelen is an outdoor event where some of our best artists interpret Taube's songs in their own way. Celebrated in Taubes own Bohuslän.

    Location: Tanumstrand/Grebbestad, West Sweden
  • The 2015 Spring Salon 30 January 2015 - 29 March 2015
    The 2015 Spring Salon

    As always, the Spring Salon is Liljevalchs' proud kick-off to the new art year! To be selected or not to be selected to the exhibition, where all contributions are evaluated by a jury, that is the question for both well-established and non-established artistic practitioners.  For the audience, the Spring Salon offers a unique opportunity to see a wealth of diverse and unexpected, and perhaps expected, artistic expressions and techniques.  All the works exhibited at the Spring Salon are for sale.


    Location: Stockholm
  • The 2015 FIS Nordic World Ski Championships 18 February 2015 - 01 March 2015
    The 2015 FIS Nordic World Ski Championships

    The 2015 FIS Nordic World Ski Championships in Falun will be a World Championships with totally new dimensions – that goes beyond all expectations and brings the world closer to the joy of skiing. The 2015 Falun Championships will involve children and young people, the arts, business and trade, the environment and of course all fans of skiing.

    Location: Falun, Dalarna
  • Gothenburg Horse Show 25 February 2015 - 01 March 2015
    Gothenburg Horse Show

    The annual Gothenburg Horse Show in the Scandinavium Arena was held for the first time in the spring of 1977. Since then 2.5 miljon visitors have seen the great stars competing in Gothenburg, in showjumping as well as in dressage. Furthermore, since 1992, the Gothenburg Horse Show has collaborated successfully with the fair EuroHorse.

    Location: Gothenburg
  • EuroHorse Exhibition 26 February 2015 - 01 March 2015
    EuroHorse Exhibition

    EuroHorse brings together exhibitors and visitors with the Mutual interest; the horse! Here you'll find Everything for you and your horse, under one roof for four crazy "horse Days". Parallell to the EuroHorse exhibition is Gothenburg Horse Show.

    Location: Gothenburg
  • House of Metal - Festival 27 February 2015 - 28 February 2015
    House of Metal - Festival

    House of Metal is a two day indoor festival dedicated to various kinds of metal. The festival premiered at Umeå Folkets Hus in February 2007.

    Location: Umeå
  • The Passion for Food 27 February 2015 - 01 March 2015
    The Passion for Food

    The Passion for Food Festival is an established event in Gothenburg, where food enthusiasts can find an exciting range of handpicked producers, as well as ingredients from quality suppliers of food and drinks.

    At the exhibition you will find a selection of drinks, often presented as a complement to the food – wine, beer, aperitif, avec and champagne, but also new, exciting alcohol-free alternatives. Drink coupons for wine and beer tasting can be bought at the event.

    Location: Gothenburg
  • Vasaloppet - the challenge 28 February 2015 - 08 March 2015
    Vasaloppet - the challenge

    The world’s longest cross-country race between Sälen and Mora in Dalarna covering 90 km (56 miles) with some 30,000 participants. The week begins on the 27th of February, with something for the whole family, KortVasan, 30 km in classic style from Oxberg. Then follow TjejVasan, Öppet spår, HalvVasan, StafettVasan and the whole week culminating with Vasaloppet itself on March 8.

    Location: Dalarna
  • The Wilderness Fair 06 March 2015 - 08 March 2015
    The Wilderness Fair

    The products, the places, the experiences. Everything within outdoor, adventure, fishing, canoeing, scuba diving and travel. Try-out activities and seminars for elite and beginner.

    Location: Stockholm
  • BUFF Film Festival 2015 09 March 2015 - 14 March 2015
    BUFF Film Festival 2015

    BUFF, the International Children and Young People’s Film Festival in Malmö, was founded in 1984 and is a non-profit organization. The aim was, and still is, to screen good films for children and young people as well as adults. A meeting place for people working with children, young people and film.

    Location: Malmö
  • Haglöfs Arctic Weekend 12 March 2015 - 15 March 2015
    Haglöfs Arctic Weekend

    Come with us to Riksgränsen on March 12-15 2015 for a weekend full of skiing, product testing and other activities.

    Location: Riksgränsen
  • TUR 2015 20 March 2015 - 21 March 2015
    TUR 2015

    Annual travel and tourism trade fair. Swedish Exhibition and Congress Centre

    Location: Gothenburg
  • The Liquorice Festival 2015 21 March 2015 - 22 March 2015
    The Liquorice Festival 2015

    Lakritsfestivalen - The Swedish Annual Liquorice Festival.
    The Swedish Annual Liquorice Festival is a celebration of the love for liquorice and a meeting place for liquorice lovers from all over Sweden and the rest of the world.

    Location: Stockholm
  • Nordic Gardens 26 March 2015 - 29 March 2015
    Nordic Gardens

    It's more than just a plant sale. It's a total gardening weekend at Stockholm International Fairs, Sweden. Seminars, open lectures and inspirational displays.


    Location: Stockholm


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