Luleå University of Technology invites the whole city of Luleå and its guests absolutely free to the LTU big Air 2017! We start at 13:00 with fatbike, ice climbing, dog sledding, Yukigassen snowball fights, reindeer sledding, Labyrinth orienteering, cross country skiing and much more! In the evening it will be a big air contest with Lulea Big Air After Party @STUK - All this in campus in Luleå!
Miniature houses, trains, cars and ships made from real gingerbread. Schools and kindergartens contribute every year in making a miniature version of Bergen - all in gingerbread-cookies! This is one of the most breath-taking traditions we have got in Bergen.
This is the world's largest Gingerbread town!
Traditional annual opening of the Christmas season, where families are invited to light torches and enjoy a magnificent display of fireworks. Torchlight procession round Lille Lungegardsvann lake in the heart of Bergen.
Fresh and artistically daring international performing arts festival. 10 days with theatre, dance, music, visual imagery, poetry, 3D performances, installations, workshops and seminars. Meteor is held every second year and presents exciting performances by national and international artists and groups.
BIFF is one of the leading film festivals in Norway, presenting about 150 films from all over the world. The programme is consisting of both sneak premieres of films in theatrical distribution as well as amazing new discoveries within both fiction and documentaries.
The UCI Road World Championship is one of the biggest sporting events in the world.
In 2017 this event will take place in Bergen and the region (Askøy, Fjell and Øygarden). I
t will be the largest event ever organized in Hordaland and the Western part of Norway. The UCI Road World Championships consists of 12 competitions over 9 days. 1150 athletes from over 80 countries will take part and race for the coveted rainbow jersey.
More than 500.000 spectators are expected for the event, and a massive 300 million TV viewers from around the globe will watch the event.
Welcome to Norway's biggest Local Food Festival! Meet the producers, buy high quality local products and get inspired by great food experiences! At Bergen Matfest the producers present and sell their own products – all produced from local raw materials.
Here you will find a wide variety of attractions and creative events for people of all ages. You can see, among other things, the semi-final of "Det Norske Måltid" (food competition for Norway's best food products), you can meet different farm animals and there is a food festival especially for children.
Bergenfest is a four-day open-air festival held in the city centre of Bergen. The festival takes place on the grounds of a medieval fortress and castle, located on the quayside in the city’s historic centre.
A variety of genres are represented, from straight forward pop and rock via blues, country, americana and electronic-based music to the more obscure and adventurous ones.
Previous acts at the festival include Robert Plant, John Mayer, ZZ Top, Biffy Clyro, Imagine Dragons and Lana Del Rey to name a few. Altogether it will be around 50 acts presented at the festival.
It's the time for the NATTJAZZ feeling! Walk through the city in the early hours of the morning, soak in the summer air with music in your head and in your blood.. Nattjazz (Nightjazz) is the longest jazz festival in Northern Europe and is arranged annually in late May / early June in Bergen.
Two intense weeks with over 200 events in the fields of music, ballet, opera, theatre, dance and the performing arts. Bergen International Festival was founded in 1953 and has focused on presenting prominent international and Norwegian artists in the fields of music, ballet, opera, theatre, dance and the performing arts.