Happening this week

18 Jan
25 Jan

The protagonist

Cullberg Ballet is back at NorrlandsOperan! The ensemble's strong stage personalities take turns playing the lead role in a new epic works of the choreographer Jephthah van Dinther.
Thu 26 Jan


An evening with Balkan music! A Concert with Mullin Mallin and Süperstar Orkester.
Sat 4 Feb

Umeå Championship in snow sculpture 2017

For 26 years in a row this has become a great sensation in Umeå. This year's theme is "Age, wisdom and respect", and the fantastic sculptures will be shown at Rådhusesplanden in the city.
Sat 11 Feb

Västerbotten’s Ski Festival – 70-km race

Prestigious and challenging, the 70-km race is suitable for keep-fitters, the super fit and top skiers! The 70-km relay and the 40-km ladies’ races are run on the same day.
Sun 19 Feb

Umeå folk music festival

The annual folk music festival Umefolk takes place in the end of February in Umeå, northern Sweden. Welcome to next Umefolk!
Thu - Sun 23 - 26 Feb - Feb

House of Metal

House of Metal is a two day indoor festival dedicated to various kinds of metal. The festival premiered at Umeå Folkets Hus in February 2007.
Fri - Sat 3 - 4 Mar - Mar

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


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