Events in Sweden

April 2016

  • Stockholm Art Week 17 April 2016 - 24 April 2016
    Stockholm Art Week

    Stockholm Art Week include fairs, exhibitions and art events all held during one week. The art and photography fairs - Market Art Fair, Supermarket, PhotoMarket and Stockholm Art Book Fair is a part of Stockholm Art Week. Many of the city’s museums, institutions and art exhibition venues will arrange special programmes and art openings. In addition, there will be a number of temporary exhibitions during Stockholm Art Week

    Location: Stockholm
  • Walpurgis celebration at Skansen 30 April 2016
    Walpurgis celebration at Skansen

    The arrival of spring has been celebrated at Skansen since 1894. It is celebrated with singing, speeches and late night fires.

    Choral singing is a popular pastime in Sweden, and one occasion when nearly every choral singer in the country lets rip is the evening of 30th April, known as Walpurgis Night or, more strictly as Walburga´s Eve (Valborgsmässoafton) being the eve of the feast of Walburga, which comes on 1st May.

    Location: Stockholm


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