Music in Roskilde

Roskilde Festival

Denmark’s answer to Glastonbury, Roskilde Festival is northern Europe’s largest music festival, a week-long summer binge of bands and booze.
Theatre in Helsingør

Shakespeare Festival

Each August, leading international theatre ensembles perform a selection of Shakespeare's works in the open air at Kronborg Slot, the real-life setting of the bard's otherwise mostly fictional classic, Hamlet.
Carnival in Trelleborg


For a week in mid-July, costumed characters bring the Viking site of Trelleborg to life with craftsmen at work in the small reconstructed 'village' and various activities for kids.
Music in Sorø

Sorø International Music Festival

The Sorø International Music Festival is held at Sorø Kirke, with classical concerts held mostly on Wednesday evenings throughout July and August.
Music in Hillerød

Organ Concerts

There are free concerts on the priceless organ in the dazzling castle chapel most summer Sundays at 5pm.
Music in Sorø

Sorø Jazz

Sorø's ever-growing jazz festival takes place over a week in late July, with around 25 concerts performed in various venues across the municipality, including museums, churches and cafes.