It is a sports and recreational event that culminates in the outdoor Athletics Meeting held in memory of Polish athletes Wladyslaw Komar and Tadeusz Slusarski who died tragically in a car crash on the road leading from Miedzyzdroje to Szczecin. The event combines entertainment (such as the shot put contest for VIPs) with professional sports competitions (pole vault and shot put competitions).
This popular summer event offers a rich artistic programme: music concerts, theatre performances, meetings with movie stars and celebrities, children workshops. Prominent film and theatre actors, moviemakers and artists come to town to interact with tourists and cast their handprints in the Promenade of Stars.
The Festival attracts the most distinguished national and international choirs, and hailed as the longest-running and most prestigious choral event in Poland. During the Festival early music, contemporary choral music from around the world, sacral music and children’s music are performed.
An event addressed to the children residing and holidaying in the commune of Miedzydroje. Every year new events are added to the celebration of the Children’s Day, so you can expect a lot to be happening that will make it a special day: face painting, drawing competitions, fantastic slides, football matches for the youngest kids, wellington boot throwing competition, bow and arrow shooting, golfing lessons, wrestling show, uniformed services show (policemen, firefighters, border guards).
Annual comic book festival, with stalls selling comic books, visits from world famous cartoonists and writers as well as lectures and other entertainment.
The 2018 festival is the 23rd 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.
Nattjazz was founded in 1972 and is despite its age, now stronger than ever. Every year approximately 80 concerts are presented throughout the festival period.
Movies from all over the world ensure moments of cinematic magic at Bergen International Film Festival.BIFF is one of the leading film festivals in Norway, presenting about 150 films from all over the world. The programme sonsists of both sneak premieres of films in theatrical distribution as well as amazing new discoveries within both fiction and documentaries.
The Great Fjord Run is one of the greatest runnings events in Norway.
A unique running weekend with several runs over three days. The Great Fjord Run takes place in Bergen – The gateway to the Fjords.
In 2013 runners from 34 countries and 5 continents were participating.
In 2011 and 2012, Haile Gebrselassie, world´s best all time long distance runner ever, visited The Great Fjord Run. After the race he said: “It is fantastic to be here”. “A fantastic run in a fascinating nature. I’ll come back”.
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.
MusicaNord features every year a 10 weeks continuous summer festival, from June till almost end of August. 40 concerts with focus on Norwegian national composer Edvard Grieg and also other composers.. In addition, MusicaNord also produces closed...
22. Grieg in Bergen festival
One of Norway`s leading and foremost chamber music festival with 40 concerts during 10 summer weeks. Participating artists & ensembles from apprx 15 countries.
More information: www.grieginbergen.com