Upcoming events in Sweden

Looking for things to do in Sweden? Check out our carefully curated calendar, which is packed with upcoming events! You’ll find all sorts of things going on, from traditional Swedish festivals in the countryside to cutting-edge events in big cities like Stockholm and Gothenburg. There’s a surprising amount happening across the country, including some real ‘only in Sweden’ events – from midsummer parties and oyster-opening championships to Santa-themed fun runs.

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Apr 18 @ 6:00 pm – 11:45 pm
6:00 pm
During its annual Culture Night the city of Stockholm rolls out its ‘purple carpet’ for a fun-packed programme of cultural...
Stockholm
12:00 am
Science doesn’t have to be about sterile laboratories and people all dressed in white. Gothenburg’s International Science Festival aims to...
Gothenburg
12:00 am
Now in its 14th year, the independent art fair called Supermarket aims to give independent artists from around the world...
Skrapan
12:00 am
Pony and trap fan? The thunder of hooves on mud combines with all the usual excitement of the race track...
Gothenburg
12:00 am
Floorball or innebandy, as it’s called around here, is a highly popular sport in Sweden. Not surprisingly, since this form...
Stockholm
Apr 30 @ 3:00 pm – 10:00 pm
3:00 pm
See off the winter and welcome the spring in true Swedish style – by singing around a bonfire – at...
Stockholm
May 7 @ 3:00 pm – May 10 @ 8:00 pm
3:00 pm
Gothenburg’s famous Lisberg park opened back in 1923. And with more than 3 million visitors annually, it’s one of Scandinavia’s...
Gothenburg
May 9 @ 10:00 am – May 10 @ 6:00 pm
10:00 am
When Gothenburg’s very own Comic Con launched in the spring of 2019, it was an immediate success with more than...
Gothenburg
May 16 @ 11:00 am – 8:00 pm
11:00 am
Greenhouse Party has become a popular event at Södermalm in the south of Stockholm and will be returning for its...
Stockholm
May 22 – May 24 all-day
12:00 am
English language writer in Scandinavia? Then you might want to check out the Stockholm Writers Festival, where you’ll have the...
Stockholm
12:00 am
Want to feel the wind rush in your hair as you fly through the streets of Gothenburg on two wheels?...
Gothenburg
May 29 – May 31 all-day
12:00 am
The sounds and smells of sizzling meat and bacon on the grill. Slowly melting cheese covering the beef. The feeling...
Stockholm
May 30 all-day
12:00 am
Feel like a challenging bit of exercise on your trip to Stockholm? The city’s annual marathon is an unforgettable event...
Stockholm
Jun 4 – Jun 7 all-day
12:00 am
Feeling peckish and looking to kick off the summer with a taste of Swedish (and all kinds of other) street...
Stockholm
12:00 am
Come and celebrate all things Swedish – in the company of the royal family no less – at Skansen’s National...
Stockholm
Jun 13 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
10:00 am
When the Swedish Crown Princess Victoria got married in 2010, many Swedes wanted to be wed on the same day....
Stockholm
Jun 19 @ 10:00 am – Jun 21 @ 5:00 pm
10:00 am
Midsummer in Sweden: almost everyone gets time off work and the days are so long that it feels like the...
Stockholm
Nov 13 – Nov 15 all-day
12:00 am
In the brief window from October until the first snow begins to fall, it’s truffle season on Gotland. Often called...
Gotland

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