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Welcome to Umeå


Happening this week

20 Aug
27 Aug

Farmers market

Welcome! Enjoy the fantastic supply of local delicacies! Here you can buy vegetable, cheese, honey, bread, mushroom and a whole lot more. Welcome to Vänortsparken! The Farmers own market is arranged by Hushållningssällskapet together with the producers and Umeå C.
Mon - Mon 20 - 24 Aug - Sep

Free city tours

Umeå was founded in 1622 by King Gustav II Adolf. It was a major tragedy that led to Umeå often being called the “City of Birches”.
Mon - Sat 20 - 8 Aug - Sep

Summer night music

Serenade ensemble from Norrlandsoperan Symphony orchestra. Meet pieces by Gounod, Mozart and Fredrik Söderberg. The conductor is Ole Kristian Dahl, a musician with the Gothenburg symphony Orchestra.
Thu 23 Aug


Welcome to Umeå fleamarket, located in the heart of Umeå. Here you will find everything from clothes to pans, old and new.
Sat 25 Aug

La Traviata

Verdi´s Masterpice. “Verdi’s La Traviata is the very definition of a masterpiece” says director Linus Fellbom. It is a powerful story of a young independent woman accompanied by the world’s most beautiful music.
Thu - Thu 6 - 1 Sep - Nov

Pilgatans culturemarket

The market is open 11-16 and here you can find everything from art, craftwork, food, music and much more!
Sat 15 Sep

Folkmusic and dance

Systerpolskan consists of six of Sweden’s foremost folk musicians who play both newly composed tunes and traditional music from Uppland and Dalarna, two parts of Sweden.
Sat 29 Sep

Welcome to Umeå – a city that is always at its best!


About Umeåregionen

Explore the Umeå region and other inspiring destinations in the north! Information about the Umeå region is given on this website. When you explore other destinations outside the Umeå region, you are taken to the website of the destination in question.