Top Choice Cultural in Trondheim


Trondheim's 25,000 university students stage this three-week celebration, Norway's largest cultural festival. Every other year (in odd-numbered years) in October and November, it's a continuous party with concerts, …
Top Choice Cultural in Trondheim


In honour of St Olav and held during the week around his saint's day, 29 July. There's a medieval market and a rich program of classical music, folk, pop and jazz.
Top Choice Music in Trondheim

Nidaros Blues Festival

A who's who of the international blues scene with local acts as well.
Cultural in Stiklestad

St Olav Festival

Every year during the week leading up to St Olav's Day (29 July) Stiklestad hosts the St Olav Festival with a medieval market, wannabe Vikings in costume and a host of other activities. The high point of the festiva…
Film in Trondheim


Trondheim's international film festival occupies an intensive week in spring, anytime between March and early May.
Music in Trondheim


Major pop and rock festival over a weekend in late August, with up to 300 performers descending on Trondheim.
Cultural in Trondheim


A student-mounted international youth gathering with participants from over 100 countries. Altogether more serious in tone and intent than UKA, but has plenty of concerts and events to occupy the leisure hours. In F…
Food & Drink in Trondheim

Trøndelag Food Festival

Coincides with Olavsfestdagene. Stalls selling local fare pack Kongens gate, east of Torvet.