Fri 29 May - Sun 31 May
Innovation festival from London creating the future of music. What is music tech fest? MTF is a 3-day long festival of music ideas. It began in London 2012 and has since toured Wellington, Boston, London, Berlin och Paris with all the major record labels on board. Now it is coming to Umeå. The best from each destination is showcased in the next festival. In that way the innovations spread internationally.Read more
Tue 2 Jun
A 5-km race for ladies of all ages. With the start and finish in the Nolia area, Umeå´s new course was launched in 2012.Read more
Sat 6 Jun
Traditional National Day celebrations with speeches, music and flags flapping in the wind.Read more
Sat 6 Jun
An unusual get-together with a mix of technology, mechanics and old objects. Nothing is too oily or too worn to be put on show. What started as a crazy idea has rapidly become an institution!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
Ten restaurants are recommended by Sweden’s premier publication for restaurant recommendations.
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.
Midnight kayaking, elk safari, white water rafting...