Wed 31 Aug - Wed 21 Sep
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.Read more
Wed 31 Aug - Thu 8 Sep
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”.Read more
Thu 8 Sep - Sun 11 Sep
This festival is a presentation of various actors who is connected to food. The festival has a scene in the town centre with various program. Activities related to food, such as mini-lectures, debate and entertainment. Wine and beer tastings will take place at various locations in townRead more
Fri 9 Sep - Sun 11 Sep
For the second year in a row we fill Umeå and Norrlandsoperan with urban culture! URBAN NORTH is a busy weekend with workshops, battles, open stage and both local and international danscrews. It will be the world premiere of the dance duo Tentacle Tribe and the opening of a unique graffiti projects. In addition, one of Sweden's hottest hip-hop artists, Beri! All are welcome to participate regardless of where you come from, beginner or pro, active participants and / or audience.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. Here you find tips for the summer!
Ten restaurants are recommended by Sweden’s premier publication for restaurant recommendations.
We warmly welcome you to the Umeå region this summer. We are sure that you will have a good time – no matter what you are seeking!
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.