Fri 6 Feb - Sat 7 Feb
Intensive chopping, sawing and digging go on for a couple of days prior to this annual competition. The highly imaginative snow sculptures along Rådhusesplanaden have become an extremely popular tradition. Come and have a look and be impressed by the imaginative snow sculptures.Read more
Sun 8 Feb - Sat 21 Feb
Come and find bargains! The flea market at Nolia is popular and well-liked. Clothes, books and gadgets are a few examples what you can find here.Read more
Thu 12 Feb
This fair is centred on providing help in choosing educational courses and careers. Knowledgeable exhibitors, visitors hungry for information, inspiring lectures and fun activites all come together. This year´s "inspirer" is comedian Marika Carlsson.Read more
Fri 13 Feb
First Aid Kit took their first step in 2007 when the sisters as teenagers began to upload their music on MySpace, and "Tangerine" was quickly picked up by the Swedish radio and the duo design brought to The Knife's Rabid Records. With a cover of Fleet Foxes' Tiger Mountain Peasant Song "the following year, the band became a success internationally and since then it has just rolled on, and today they can count artists for example Patti Smith, Jack White and Conor Oberst as fans.Read more
Welcome to Umeå – a city that is always at its best!
Umedalen Skulptur (a sculpture park), Bildmuseet (the Museum of the Image) and Västerbotten museum with many interesting exhibitions. There is something for everyone!
Visit Umeå the biggest city in northern Sweden
Umeå brothers Samuel and Michael Åhdén possess one of the world’s largest privately owned collections of guitars and the whole world has a chance to see it.
Ten restaurants are recommended by Sweden’s premier publication for restaurant recommendations.
Riding along snow-clad paths, driving your own dog team.........