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Jokkmokk Winter Market

Winter travellers shouldn't miss the annual Sami Winter Market, held the first Thursday through Saturday in February. The oldest and biggest of its kind, it attracts some 30,000 people annually; it’s like a yearly p…
Music in Kiruna

Kiruna Festival

The big one of the Kiruna party scene, this four-day music festival features top acts in late June or early July.
Art in Kiruna


In the last week of January, this festival is focused on snow sculpting. The tradition began in 1985 as a space-themed snow-sculpture contest to celebrate the launching of a rocket from nearby space base, Esrange. I…
Fair in Pajala

Pajala Fair

The Pajala Fair (three days in early July), attended by over 40,000 people each year, is the place to pick up some excellent handmade Sami knives, reindeer-skin bags, smoked fish and more.