Cultural in Røros


The biggest winter event is Rørosmartnan (Røros Market), which began in 1644 as a rendezvous for hunters who ventured into town to sell their products to miners and buy supplies.
Performing Arts in Røros


In late July and early August, Røros stages a nightly three-hour rock opera that recounts the invasion of Trøndelag by Sweden in 1718, covering the occupation of Røros and the subsequent death of thousands of soldie…
Sports in Røros

Fermund Race

One of Europe's longest dog-sled races starts and ends in Røros in the first week of February.
Cultural in Hamar

Middle Ages Festival

Locals in period costume; Gregorian chants in the glass cathedral.
Music in Lillehammer

Lillehammer Jazz Festival

Lillehammer Jazz Festival is held over four days in October; tickets go on sale from 1 July each year.
Music in Røros

Winter Chamber Music Festival

Concerts held in Røros Kirke in the first week of March.
Music in Hamar

Hamar Music Festival

Local and international acts.
Beer in Hamar

Hamar Beer Festival

Beer, music, more beer.