This five-day celebration of the Stockholm area’s food scene is held in late May or early June. The program includes gourmet food stalls (including representatives from several archipelago restaurants) and entertain…
One of Europe’s premier jazz festivals is held in October, headquartered at Fasching.
In late July or early August Stockholm goes pink with a week of parties and cultural events plus a pride parade.
Held in November, this is a major celebration of local and international cinema whose guest speakers include top actors and directors.
A marathon run in late May or early June, with about 21,000 runners.
This mid-August festival is one big party week, with everything from sidewalk opera to street theatre and dancing in and around Sergels Torg. Free admission.
The world’s largest cross-country foot race, with 30,000 participants, is held in late September in Lidingö, on Stockholm’s outskirts.
Over a week of international tennis and courtside celebrity-spotting, held in October.