Stockholm Equestrian Games
Fine fillies, stunning stallions and marvellous mares. It's horses for courses at the Equestrian Games
Price: See website
Location: Ryttarstadion, Östermalm
Date: 5th - 8th August
More information: Stockholm Equestrian Games
The Cult (UK)
Almost 30 years of uncompromising hard rock and The Cult finally get to play at Stockholm's most famous fairground.
Price: 150 kronor
Location: Stora Scen, Gröna Lund
Date: 6th August
More information: Gröna Lund
After a fifteen year break, Cohen started touring again in 2008. On Sunday he returns to Stockholm.
Price: 475 - 895 kronor
Date: 8th August
More information: Globe Arenas
Wild Nothing (US)
Virginia band hyped as one of the best psychedelica groups in the world.
Date: 12th August
More information: Debaser
Dragon Gold Cup
International sailing competition takes place just outside Gothenburg. Sailing on the water, with plenty of 'after sail' activities on land.
Date: 5th - 13th August
More information: Dragon Gold Cup
Klubb Riddim Rockerz
Hip Hop and Dancehall on Henriksberg's panoramic terrace.
Price: 60 kronor (Free before 10pm)
More information: Riddim Rockerz
Gothenburg Culture Party
For 6 days, Gothenburg's streets and squares will be turned into a party zone for the Göteborg Kulturkalas. Hundreds of events daily.
Location: The streets of Gothenburg
Date: 10th - 15th August
More information: Göteborg Kulturkalas
Michael Jackson Tribute
In life, as in death, Jackson continues to touch people of all ages. Pildammsteatern sees interpretations of the King of Pop's work from bossanova to harp and poetry
Date: 7th August
More information: Michael Jackson Tribute
Clown Festival for Kids
Clowns are taking over Folkets Park with everything from juggling to camel rides
Location: Folkets Park
Time: 12 - 5pm
More information: Clown Festival
Oscar winning film shown at Folket Park's outdoor cinema
More information: Sommar Scen Malmö
Grasping the floor with the back of my head
Critically acclaimed Danish dance company which combines performance, acrobatics dance and theatre.
More information: Sommar Scen
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