Film in Tromsø

Tromsø International Film Festival

One of the world's most northerly film festivals kicks off for a week in mid-January, with film screenings and talks at various locations around town (there are even a few outdoor screenings for hard-core film-goers…
Cultural in Tromsø

Sami Week

Includes the national reindeer-sledge championship, where skilled Sami whoop and crack the whip along the main street in Tromsø. It centres on the week surrounding Sami National Day (6 February).
Sports in Tromsø

Midnight Sun Marathon

The world's most northerly marathon is held one Saturday in June. In January there's also the Polar Night Half Marathon.
Music in Tromsø

Northern Lights Festival

Six days of music of all genres. If it coincides with a Northern-Lights spectacular, you've hit the jackpot.
Music in Tromsø

Insomnia Festival

A long, loud weekend of electronic music in October.