What’s On in Sweden: August 13th – 19th

What’s on in Sweden: A Chopin marathon in Stockholm, a Brazilian all-nighter in Gothenburg and Malmö hosts Scandinavia's biggest street dance competition.



World’s largest exhibition of Nordic design.

Price: 200 kronor

Location: Stockholmsmässan

Date: 12th – 15th August

Time: See website

More information: FORMEX

La Clique (UK)

Impossible to describe, impossible to compare! Sexy, dangerous circus, burlesque and trickery.

Price: From 250 kronor

Location: Tyrol, Södra Teatern

Date: Until 18th September

Time: 9pm

More information: Södra Teatern

Chopin Marathon

Swedish Radio celebrates 200th anniversary of the composer’s birth with twelve hours of Chopin!

Price: Free

Location: Grünewaldsalen

Date: 13th August

Time: From 3pm

More information: Konserthuset

Art of the Streets

Open walls, music, workshops and debates. Graffitti, Street Art and Hip Hop Culture inside and outside.

Location: Kägelbanan, Södra Teatern

Date: 13th and 14th August

Time: from 1pm

More information: Art of the Streets

All Time Low (US)

One of the biggest acts in the Emo/Pop-Punk scene.

Price: 240 kronor

Location: Debaser

Date: 16th August

Time: 7pm

More information: Debaser


Festa Do Brasil

Two dance floors and live acts from Brazil. All proceeds go to children’s projects in Fortaleza, Brazil

Price: 120 kronor

Location: Valand

Date: 13th August

Time: 10pm – 5am

More information: Festa Do Brasil

Juicy Fruits

Kiwi DJs Maya and Vanya take control of the decks at Gothenburgs premier jazz venue

Price: 100 kronor

Location: Nefertiti

Date: 14th August

Time: 11pm

More information: Nefertiti

Way Out West

One of Europe’s best urban music festival. An incredible line up of international artists.

Price: 1345 kronor

Location: Slottskogen, Gothenburg.

Date: 12th – 14th August

More information: Way Out West

Culture Party

The culture party continues Gothenburg’s streets. Hundreds of activities for all the family

Location: The streets of Gothenburg

Date: 10th – 15th August

More information: Kulturkalas


Wayne Hancock (US)

The world’s biggest Texas Rockabilly star jumps and jives and the Debaser’s Jive Dive

Price: 90 kronor

Location: Debaser

Date: 13th August

Time: 11pm

More information: Debaser

Malmö City Horse Show

Horsey fun for all the family. Plus rabbit jumping, dog gymnastics and ponies. But mainly horses.

Price: Free

Location: Ribersborg

Date: 13th – 15th August

More information: Malmö Town

Official Art Form

Scandinavia’s largest street dance competition.

Location: Gustaf Adolfs Torg

Date: 14th August

Time: 3pm

More information: Official Art Form

Seabear (IS)

Island’s leading indie-folk outfit create a magical ambience with banjo and piano.

Price: Free

Location: Pildammsteatern

Date: 15th August

Time: 7pm

More information: Sommar Scen

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