Thu 24 Apr - Sun 27 Apr
Spring Forward is an annual dance festival in which young dancers and choreographers showcase their works to the public. The festival visits a new city every year. In the capital of culture year 2014 it is coming to Umeå. The festival is an initiative of Aerowaves – a European dance network that is active in 36 countries. During Spring Forward it will be possible to make contact with dancers from throughout the whole of Europe.Read more
Fri 25 Apr - Sun 27 Apr
Nolia Trädgård is an exhibition devoted to gardening. Held first in 2012, it attracted a staggering 5900 visitors over its three days.Read more
Wed 30 Apr
Renhornen - Umeå's oldest, funniest and best preserved bigband / showband gives its traditional spring concert with 100% Umeå Culture. On Renhornens concerts, anything can happen, often to both the audience and to the band's surprise. Besides jazz , Renhornen ,invites too soul, pop and classic pop in a mess, performed by our own singers. This time Renhornen is also visited by the sharpest soul and gospel voices we know - Samuel Ljungblahd. Hang on, let's go!Read more
Wed 30 Apr
The third Sami season, Gijrra, is inaugurated at Rådhustorget in Umeå. The show gets a head start at 14:00 with the collective performance act Convoy. The opening ceremony also includes an exclusive collaboration between Winhill/Losehill and Sami artist Jon Henrik Fjällgren.Read more
Gijrradálvvie– Early Spring - The season of awakening
Umedalen Skulptur (a sculpture park), Bildmuseet (the Museum of the Image) and Västerbotten museum with many interesting exhibitions. There is something for everyone.
We warmly invite you to come and experience the year´s cultural offerings!
At Galleri Andersson Sandström, Bildmuseet and Västerbottens museum. Umedalen Skulptur, a park that stages exhibitions with a worldwide reputation.
The countryside is on Umeå’s doorstep and offers many possibilities.
Vindeln smoked ham, Västerbotten cheese and other ingredients from local producers feature prominently in the city’s restaurants.