Events

Food & Drink in Aarhus

Food Festival

Wrapping up the 10-day Aarhus Festival (the city's biggest annual party), this tasty weekend in early September celebrates Nordic produce and innovation. There are tastings, workshops and activities, and a showdown …
Cultural in Aarhus

Viking Moot

The 'moot' is a meet, where the Viking era springs to life at Moesgård Strand over a weekend in late July. Costumed folks? Check. Craftsmanship and authentic food such as spit-roasted meats and mead? Absolutely. War…
Cultural in Aarhus

Aarhus Festival

The city dons its shiniest party gear at the end of August, when this festival transforms the town for 10 days, celebrating music, food, short film, theatre, visual arts and outdoor events (many of which are free) f…
Music in Aarhus

NorthSide Festival

A three-day music festival in mid-June that's building a big reputation – line-ups rival the legendary Roskilde Festival.
Art in Aarhus

ARoS Triennial

Inaugurated in summer 2017, this is a new international contemporary art exhibition to be presented every three years. It is curated by ARoS Aarhus Kunstmuseum and staged in various parts of the city.
Music in Aarhus

Spot Festival

This annual event, held in May, showcases up-and-coming Danish and Nordic musical talent, in and around Musikhuset.
Music in Aarhus

Aarhus Jazz Festival

This week-long jazz celebration in mid-July sees big-name local and international acts doing their thing in various theatres, cafes and squares.