Scandinavian Calendar of Events

May 2015
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JANUARY 2013

Visit Norway – the scream 
Jan 13: Hilarymas (St Knut’s Day) – Sweden
Late Jan: Winter Jazz Festival – Denmark
Late Jan: MP Motorcycle Event in Helsinki

Late Jan: Thorrablot Midwinter Feast – Iceland   
Late Jan: Wondercool Copenhagen 2013 

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Jan Oslo Fashion Week 

Jan 28 -Jan 31 Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Stockholm

Jan 31- Feb 6 : Copenhagen Fashion Week
 Jan 31st – Feb 2nd The Copenhagen fashion trade show

FEBRUARY
Early Feb: Winter Jazz Festival – Denmark
Early Feb: Stockholm Furniture Fair

Mid/Late Feb: Finland Ice Marathon
Mid/Late Feb: Lantern Festival – Helsinki, Finland
Late Feb: Finlandia Ski Race – Finland
Tuesday, Feb 12: Semla on Fat Tuesday – Sweden
February 19 March 17: Nordic Cool 2013  Cultural Festival at the Kennedy Center 
February 27th to March 3rd.Food & Fun Festival 2013 Iceland

MARCH
Mar 1: Beer Day in Iceland
March 8-12 A Taste of Iceland in Boston 2013

Mid Mar: Skiing Events in Norway
Mar 25: Waffle Day in Sweden
Late Mar: Reykjavik Blues Festival – Iceland
Late Mar: Copenhagen Catwalk – Denmark
March 21-24 A Taste of Iceland in Toronto 2013

APRIL
April 4th – 6th Icelandic Horse Festival 
April 12-14 is the Aarhus Sustainability Festival!

Apr 16: Queen’s Birthday Celebration – Copenhagen, Denmark
April 20-21: Lakritsfestivalen – The Swedish Annual Liquorice Festival
Late Apr – Early May: Bergen Music Fest – Bergen, Norway
April 23- April 28 :Reykjavik Children’s Culture Festival 2013

The annual festival takes place April 23-28.

April 28:  Ashville, Ohio Viking Festival
April 30: Walpurgis Night – Sweden

MAY
Month of May: Memphis in May Bringing sweden to Memphis in May
Early/Mid May: Stavanger Int’l Jazz Festival (MaiJazz) – Norway
Mid May: Reykjavik Arts Festival – Iceland
Mid May: The Swedish Speedway Grand Prix
Mid May: Reykjavik Rite of Spring Festival – Iceland
Mid/Late May: Aalborg Carnival – Denmark
Late May: The Stockholm Archipelago Fair, Sweden
Late May-Early June: Bergen International Festival – Norway

May 4:  The Cozy & Trendy Copenhagen street Blågårdsgade has the 4th of May its annual Street Party.
May 23- 25 Copenhagen Beer Festival

JUNE
Early June: Sweden Rock Festival in Sölvesborg
Early June: Bright Days Festival in Hafnarfjordur – Iceland
Early June: Stockholm Marathon – Sweden
Early June: Seafarers’ Day & Festival of the Sea – Iceland
Early June: “Taste of Stockholm” Food Festival – Sweden
Mid June: Norwegian Wood Rock Festival, Oslo
Mid June: Viking Festival in Hafnarfjordur – Iceland
Mid June: Midnight Sun Marathon Tromso – Norway
June 20-23: Midsummer’s Eve (Solstice)
Late June: Stockholm Summer Games
Late June: Days of Tordenskjold – Frederikshavn, Denmark
Late June: Oslo Pride Festival – Norway
Late June-Early July: Viking Plays – Frederikssund, Denmark
June 6: The Day of the Herring – Sweden’s national day 

JULY
Late June-Early July: Viking Plays – Frederikssund, Denmark
Early July: Kongsberg Jazz Festival – Norway
Early July: Roskilde Festival – Denmark
Early July: Falsterbo Horseshow – Sweden
Mid July: Karlshamn Baltic Festival – Sweden
Mid July: Stockholm Jazz Festival – Sweden
Late July: Rattviksdansen Folklore Festival – Rattvik, Sweden
Late July: Viking Moot Festival – Aarhus, Denmark
Late July: Stockholm Pride – Sweden
Late July: Reykholt Music Festival – Iceland
Late July: Soccer ReyCup – Iceland
Late July: Olavsoka Festival – Faroe Islands
Late July: Laugavegur Marathon – Iceland
July 5th – 14: Copenhagen Jazz Festival – Denmark

AUGUST
1st Monday in Aug: Trademen’s Day – Iceland
Early Aug: Stockholm Pride – Sweden
Early Aug: Etne Market Days – Etne, Norway
Early Aug: Øya Festival in Oslo – Norway
Mid Aug: Reykjavik Gay Pride – Iceland
Mid Aug: Copenhagen Fashion Week
Mid Aug: Chamber Music Festival in Oslo – Norway
Mid Aug: Oslo Jazz Festival – Norway
Mid-Aug: Emigration Festival in Växjö – Sweden
Mid Aug: Malmö Festival – Sweden
Mid Aug: Reykjavik Marathon – Iceland
Mid Aug: Copenhagen Pride Week – Denmark
Mid Aug: Reykjavik Cultural Night – Iceland
Mid Aug: The Way Out West Festival in Gothenburg
Late Aug: European Medieval Festival – Horsens, Denmark
Late Aug-Early Sep: Århus Festival – Denmark
Late Aug-Early Sep: Reykjavik Jazz Festival – Iceland
Late Aug-Early Sep: Norwegian Food Festival in Alesund – Norway

SEPTEMBER
Late Aug-Early Sept: Norwegian Food Festival in Alesund – Norway
Late Aug-Early Sept: Reykjavik Jazz Festival – Iceland
Early Sept: Århus Festival – Denmark
Early Sept: Golden Days Festival in Copenhagen
Early Sept: Copenhagen Architecture & Design Days – Denmark
Mid Sept: ULTIMA Contemporary Music Festival in Oslo
Mid/Late Sept: Malmö Rainbow Pride Festival – Sweden
Late Sept: Göteborg International Book Fair – Sweden
Late Sept: Kivik Apple Market Festival – Sweden

OCTOBER
Early Oct: Baltic Herring Market – Helsinki, Finland
Mid Oct: Rain Festival in Bergen – Norway (discontinued)
Mid Oct: Iceland Airwaves Festival in Reykjavik – Iceland
Mid Oct: Copenhagen Gay & Lesbian Film Festival – Denmark
Mid/Late Oct: Bergen Art Festival (BergArt) – Norway
Late Oct: Tivoli Amusement Park Halloween Event – Copenhagen, Denmark
Oct 6:  Kanelbullens dag (Cinnamon Bun Day)

NOVEMBER
Early Nov: Autumn Jazz Festival – Copenhagen, Denmark

DECEMBER
Early Dec: Shop Window Sunday in Malmo – Sweden
Dec 10: Nobel Peace Prize Ceremony – Oslo, Norway
Dec 10: Nobel Prize Awards – Stockholm, Sweden
Early & Mid-Dec: Christmas Markets in Scandinavia