Events in Sweden

May 2014

  • Retro Weekend featuring the Hot Dog Challenge 01 May 2014 - 04 May 2014
    Retro Weekend featuring the Hot Dog Challenge

    As one of the more theatrical contests of the winter season, the Swedish resort invites all to participate in the Hot Dog Challenge. Usual ski attire is substituted with retro style ski gear, the more outrageous the better. It’s taking part that counts and the winner of the race isn’t the first past the line but the best dressed.

    Location: Åre
  • Nordic Championship in Oyster Opening 2014 02 May 2014 - 03 May 2014
    Nordic Championship in Oyster Opening 2014

    Nordic Championship in Oyster Opening 2014 Takes place in Grebbestad, a small fishing community two hours north of Gothenburg. Watch chefs from across Scandinavia battle it out to take the crown of the speediest opener. Opening, harvesting, boat trips and diving activities are on offer.

    Location: Grebbestad, West Sweden
  • Artscape Malmö 2014 12 May 2014 - 01 June 2014
    Artscape Malmö 2014

    ARTSCAPE 2014 is an international street art festival taking place in Malmö, Sweden in May this year. Artists from all over the world will descend on Sweden's third city and transform it through murals and installations - bringing art to the public! 

    Location: Malmö
  • Göteborg Half Marathon 17 May 2014
    Göteborg Half Marathon

    The Göteborg Half Marathon/GöteborgsVarvet is one of the greatest long distance races in the world. Over 60.000 runners register yearly, 200.000 people are cheering and over 50 orchestras are playing along the course. Welcome to Göteborg in May.

    Location: Gothenburg
  • The Culture Night in Umeå - Culture Capital of the Year 24 May 2014
    The Culture Night in Umeå - Culture Capital of the Year

    Exhibitions, performances, artistes and events all around the city!

    Location: Umeå
  • Gran Fondo Stockholm - cycling 24 May 2014
    Gran Fondo Stockholm - cycling

    Gran Fondo Stockholm - an international cycling race in Stockholm. Start and finish at the Friends Arena. Map of the race 

    Location: Stockholm
  • Nordea Scandinavian Masters 29 May 2014 - 01 June 2014
    Nordea Scandinavian Masters

    One of Europes ten biggest golf-tournaments, the Nordea Scandinavian Masters, will be played at PGA Sweden National in bara Close to Malmö.

    More information about golf courses in Sweden? See 

    Location: PGA Sweden National
  • Stockholm Marathon 31 May 2014
    Stockholm Marathon

    The ASICS Stockholm Marathon comprises two scenic laps around the medieval City situated on fourteen islands, on the banks of the archipelago of 24,000 islands, many of them easily reached by steamboat - you are never far from water.

    Location: Stockholm


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