Happening this week

24 Nov
1 Dec

Try Väven!

Eat and drink day all day long!
Sat 25 Nov

Umeå Music Society November concert

Traditional concert with Norrlandsoperans symphony orchestra.
Sun 26 Nov

Christmas concert with Renhornens

Blåscorpset Renhornens concert number 56. Obviously they knew back in 1961 that the four-strong orchestra hastily formed would live on in at least 50 years!
Sat - Sun 2 - 3 Dec - Dec


MADE stands for a constantly surprising mixture of different expressions and art forms. This is where international artists of high caliber, local creators, enthusiasts and spectators from all directions come together. Music, Art, Dance, Experience - MADE is much of everything!
Sat - Sun 2 - 3 Dec - Dec

Christmas Shopping Sunday

Father Christmas, music, mulled wine and gingerbread biscuits are to hand when the shops show off their Christmas windows.
Sun 3 Dec

Christmas in Strömbäck

Enjoy the christmas feeling in Strömbäcks historical enviroment. Christmas fair, musical performance and traditional christmas smorgasbord. 3,8,9 & 10 December.
Sun - Sun 3 - 10 Dec - Dec

Anniversery concert – Finland 100 years

We are celebrating Finland’s 100-year anniversary as an independent nation and, under the direction of conductor Tuomas Hannikainen the program presents three composers. Jean Sibelius, Joseph Martin Kraus and the contemporary Lotta Wennäkoski. In addition, Norrlandsoperan´s opera singer Susanna Levonen recites from the Tempest by William Shakespeare.
Thu 7 Dec

Traditional Christmas fair at Västerbottens museum

Traditional Christmas fair at Västerbottens museum with christmas carols, coffe by the fireplace, and handicraft especially from Västerbotten. Welcome!
Sat - Sun 9 - 10 Dec - Dec


Musikhjälpen is a Swedish week-long live radio and TV broadcast. The mission is to create awareness and raise money for a humanitarian cause.
Mon - Sat 11 - 16 Dec - Dec

Saint Lucy Concert

The Saint Lucy’s Day is celebrated for lightening up the long dark winters. Enjoy this concert with students from Midgårdsskolan.
Wed 13 Dec

Umeå center Saint Lucy choir K2

On December 13 Sweden celebrates Lucia Day. The event symbolizes light in the midst of a dark winter. Take part of the Choir K2 that goes around different places in Umeå center.
Wed 13 Dec

Christmas concert at Norrlandsoperan

Musicians from the Norrlandsoperan Symphony Orchestra along with the Swedish actress Cecilia Frode will provide christmas spirit that cannot be mistaken.
Thu - Fri 14 - 15 Dec - Dec

Christmas market at Forslunda

Traditional market with around 130 exhibitors. Here you can shop crafts in wood, wrought iron, knitted and felted. Hamburgers, hot dogs, Christmas porridge, coffee and mulled wine. And then some more!
Sat 16 Dec

Mud Morganfield (USA) and Trickbag

Mud Morganfield is the multi award-winning son of Blues legend, Muddy Waters. Concert at Droskan.
Sat 6 Jan

FATTA! with Cleo andJUCK

Enjoy a concert- and danceperformance with the Swedish artist Cleo and the dance Group JUCK.
Fri - Sat 19 - 20 Jan - Jan

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 22 - 25 Feb - Feb

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


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