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Events in Copenhagen 2022
EVENTS & VENUES

Januar - 2022

01/01 - 31/01 - MUSEUMS & GALLERIES - Copenhagen and beyond
January is for indoor activities on freezing or frosty days or rainy or snowy days - so visit some of the many historical and splendid Museums and Art Galleries displaying eventful exhibitions in Copenhagen and beyond - as many have free admission on selected days and weekends.
www.copenhagenet.dk/CPH-Museums.htm



01/01 - 31/01 - THE ROYAL DANISH THEATRE - OPERA - BALLET - PLAYHOUSE - 2022
Visit the Royal Danish Theatre and experience the performance of the Royal Danish Ballet - Philharmonic Concerts with the Royal Danish Orchestra - Opera by The Royal Danish Opera - Drama with The Royal Theatre at the National Stage or at the new Opera House or Playhouse. The Royal Danish Theatre is Denmark's most highly profiled cultural institution - and presents Danish theatre culture - world class ballet and opera performance second to none - and at its very best. The Royal Danish Theatre - is a treasured cultural institution - that is worth a visit.


01/01 - 31/03 - SKATING RINKS - Copenhagen
There are many outdoor free skating rinks spread all over town including Frederiksberg Runddel Lindevangsparken - Toftegårds Plads - Pebling Sø - Havnegade - Blågårds Plads - Genforeningsplads - Parken and are open in the winter period. Visitors can hire skating gear and accessories at the skating rinks. Open from 08:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m..


09/01 - NEW YEAR’s CONCERT - DR Concert Hall
At this New Year’s Concert - the swinging DR Big Band and a string of strong voices from the Scandinavian jazz and crooner scene will present musical highlights from a never ending Las Vegas era by duplicating the swinging and jazzy tunes that was performed at The Sands Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas between legendary Frank Sinatra and the Count Basie Orchestra. This will be a memorable concert for all lovers of “Old Blue Eyes” - Ella Fitzgerald and the swinging Count and his Orchestra.


14/01 - HM THE DANISH QUEEN’s 50 YEARS ANNIVERSARY - Amalienborg
On 14 January 2022, it will be 50 years since King Frederik IX passed away and HM The Queen succeeded her father on the throne. The 50 years anniversary of The Queen’s accession to the throne will be marked and celebrated heartily all over the Danish Kingdom - Greenland and The Faroe Islands - with a number of events in the middle of January in which the royal family, representatives of official Denmark and a number of foreign guests will participate. On the celebration day - HM Queen Margrethe and the entire Royal Family - will come out on the balcony of Christian IX's Palace at 12.00 noon - to be celebrated traditionally by a cheerful and flag waving crowd of happy Danes. The Royal Life Guard and Music Corps will be in Red Gala uniforms and carry out the changing of the guards on Amalienborg Palace Square.


14/01 - NEW YEAR CONCERT - The Black Diamond
True to New Year tradition - The Black Diamond is marking the advent of the New Year with an unforgettable musical evening filled with music from all over the world - presented and performed by a selected handful of leading Danish entertainers. Make sure to be there when The Queen’s Hall and audience are wreathed in lights and glitter, for a sumptuous and surprising feast of music is in store. After the concert, everyone will be invited to a glass of bubbly in the Atrium at The Black Diamond.


15/01 - 16/01 - WEDDING FAIR 2022 - Forum Copenhagen
Get inspiration for the perfect wedding at Denmark's largest and most visited WEDDING FAIR – 2022 - by more than 150 exhibitors - who will show you the latest in wedding dresses - bridal styling - clothes and accessories for the groom - bridal bouquets – decorations – invitations – photographers - party places - gadgets and much more wedding accessories to conduct an romantic and successful marrying event.
Hotel Booking:  www.copenhagenet.dk



21/01 - 22/01 - BOB DYLAN 80 Tribute - Amager Bio
Last year Bob Dylan turned 80 years – which will be marked with great manners at Amager Bio with a tribute concerts to celebrate his birthday event. Ten of the country's best musicians and soloists have teamed up to create the ultimate concert experience that most beautifully pays homage to the legendary singer and songwriter - who was born on May 24 - 1941 in Duluth - Minnesota - USA - and christened Robert Allen Zimmerman.


Febuary - 2022

01/02 - 28/02 - MUSEUMS & GALLERIES - Copenhagen and beyond
February is for indoor activities on freezing or frosty days or rainy or snowy days - so visit some of the many historical and splendid Museums and Art Galleries displaying eventful exhibitions in Copenhagen and beyond - as many have free admission on selected days and weekends.
www.copenhagenet.dk/CPH-Museums.htm



01/02 - 28/02 - SKATING RINKS - Copenhagen
There are many outdoor free skating rinks spread all over town including Frederiksberg Runddel Lindevangsparken - Toftegårds Plads - Pebling Sø - Havnegade - Blågårds Plads - Genforeningsplads - Parken and are open in the winter period. Visitors can hire skating gear and accessories at the skating rinks. Open from 08:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m..


01/02 - 28/02 - THE ROYAL DANISH THEATRE - OPERA - BALLET - PLAYHOUSE
Visit the Royal Danish Theatre and experience the performance of the Royal Danish Ballet - Philharmonic Concerts with the Royal Danish Orchestra - Opera by The Royal Danish Opera - Drama with The Royal Theatre at the National Stage or at the new Opera House or Playhouse. The Royal Danish Theatre is Denmark's most highly profiled cultural institution - and presents Danish theatre culture - world class ballet and opera performance second to none - and at its very best. The Royal Danish Theatre - is a treasured cultural institution - that is worth a visit.


03/02 - P-FLOYD - Tribute to Pink Floyd - Portalen - Greve
The Swedish Pink Floyd tribute band P-Floyd was formed in 1993 by guitarist and bandleader Jan Stumnser. Since 1998, the band has gathered fans from all over Sweden - and will present and perform a Tribute Show during their Coming Back to Life Tour for Pink Floyd fans in Copenhagen - which will blast the roof of Portalen - Greve.


03/02 - 27/02 - VINTERJAZZ FESTIVAL 2022 - Copenhagen
Vinterjazz is a nationwide music festival that takes place in February each year. The festival spans three weeks featuring more than 600 concerts at more than 150 venues from all across Denmark. In and around Copenhagen there will be numerous Jazz Venues for genuine jazz lovers and fans - where jazz concerts are played and performed - and this 22nd edition Vinterjazz Event is the prelude to the popular and upcoming Jazz Festival in Copenhagen in July 2022.
Hotel Booking:  www.copenhagenet.dk



05/02 - HRH CROWN PRINCESS MARY TURNS 50 - Amalienborg Palace
HRH and Danish Crown Princess Mary turns 50. The Crown Princess’s 50th milestone birthday will be celebrated all over the Danish Kingdom with a number of events in the beginning of February - including the opening of two new exhibitions about the life and work of The Crown Princess - as well as a gala banquet at Rosenborg Castle. Crown Princess Mary will - undoubtedly - also be heartily celebrated by several “Aussie” royalists from Down Under. On the Crown Princess’s Birthday - the entire Royal Family plus HM The Queen - will come out on the balcony of Frederik VIII’s Palace at 12.00 noon to be celebrated traditionally by a cheery and flag waving crowd of jovial Danes. The Royal Life Guard and Music Corps will be in Red Gala uniforms and carry out the changing of the guards on Amalienborg Palace Square.


06/02 - MELAINIE C – Amager Bio
British Melanie C (Chisholm) and former Spice Girl has released her latest album “Into You” and will combined the publication with a major European tour in 2022 - where she will visit Copenhagen and give a concert with plenty of girl power plus present songs from her new album and outer smashing pop hits.


07/02 - JOHAN STRAUSS KONZERT-GALA - DR Concert Hall
Visitors in Copenhagen are greatly welcome to experience a real Viennese atmosphere in the DR Concert Hall, when the Austrian K&K Philharmonic Orchestra fills the stage and the concert hall with classic Johann Strauss Vienna music. The DR Concert Hall will once again be filled with the charming tones of Viennese music in company of the K&K Philharmonic Orchestra and the expressive dancers from K&K Ballet.


20/02 - KING OF POP - Michael Jackson Tribute concert - K.B. Hallen
The Forever - King of Pop Concert - isn’t just a deeply intense journey through Michael Jackson's greatest hits – but it’s a show where emotions run extremely high - and will blow the audience to new heights. No other show has achieved what this show does - as presenting this world-class Tribute to Michael Jackson. With an exceptional audiovisual design - incredibly high artistic quality- the best voices - brilliant musicians - excellent dancers and hip-hop performers - plus new songs and effects that will surprise fans and fans of his music and work.
Hotel Booking:  www.copenhagenet.dk



27/02 - FASTELAVN - SHROVETIDE 2022 - Copenhagen
Visitors in Copenhagen will in February experience youngsters of all ages dressed up in colourful costumes of their favourite idols and attend the “Fastelavn” feast by competing to smash the wooden barrel with a lot of “goodies" inside. The Danish Tradition of Fastelavn is also called the “Nordic Halloween” - and can trace its origins to the Christian observance to mark the time before Easter and the resurrection of Christ. At the old town and fishing village of Dragør just 14 km from Copenhagen - "Fastelavn" is traditionally celebrated on horseback.


March - 2022

01/03 - 31/03 - MUSEUMS & GALLERIES - Copenhagen and beyond
March is for indoor activities on freezing or frosty days or rainy or snowy days - so visit some of the many historical and splendid Museums and Art Galleries displaying eventful exhibitions in Copenhagen and beyond - as many have free admission on selected days and weekends. selected days and weekends.
www.copenhagenet.dk/CPH-Museums.htm



01/03 - 31/03 - THE ROYAL DANISH THEATRE - OPERA - BALLET - PLAYHOUSE
Visit the Royal Danish Theatre and experience the performance of the Royal Danish Ballet - Philharmonic Concerts with the Royal Danish Orchestra - Opera by The Royal Danish Opera - Drama with The Royal Theatre at the National Stage or at the new Opera House or Playhouse. The Royal Danish Theatre is Denmark's most highly profiled cultural institution - and presents Danish theatre culture - world class ballet and opera performance second to none - and at its very best. The Royal Danish Theatre - is a treasured cultural institution - that is worth a visit.


07/03 - COUNTING CROWS – Den Grå Hal - Christiania
It's been a long time since we last had a visit from Mr. Jones in Denmark, but fortunately Copenhagen is on the tour schedule - when the American Rock Band - Counting Crows will give a concert on their "Butter Miracle Tour 2022" - that will blast the roof of “Den Grå Hal” at Freetown Christiania. For more than two decades, the GRAMMY and Oscar-nominated rock band Counting Crows have enchanted listeners around the world with their intense soulful and convoluted interpretations of timeless Rock ’n ’Roll music. The band exploded onto the music scene in 1993 with the multi-platinum selling debut album “August and Everything After”.


13/03 - SAMANTHA FISH - Pumpehuset
American blues guitarist - singer and songwriter Samantha Fish will perform at Pumpehuset and present a hot-fire live concert - which have captivated audiences around the world. Samantha Fish is ready for her big breakthrough after releasing her brand new album 'Kill Or Be Kind' in September 2019. The edgy roots album was produced by triple GRAMMY winner Scott Billington and features 11 original songs ranging from one electric box number 'Bulletproof' for Memphis R&B on 'Trying Not To Fall In Love With You'.
Hotel Booking:  www.copenhagenet.dk



16/03 - 25/03 - COPENHAGEN CIRCUS ARTS FESTIVAL 2022 - Christiania
C!CAF - Copenhagen Circus Arts Festival 2022 - is a biennale that shows international high-quality new circus art, and is truly Circus performances and acting that catch the audience - where the boundaries between Circus and Art are erased - and where something new and unique is created! Dancer, choreographer and artistic director of Kitt Johnson X-act - Kitt Johnson - is the curator of C!CAF. She carefully selects the festival’s performances and act - which also tour around Denmark at the venues of C!CAF’s Danish partners. C!CAF is a tranquilizing experience for visitors visiting Copenhagen. The Gray Hall - Freetown Christiania.


23/03 - 03/04 - CPH-DOX 2022 - Copenhagen
CPH:DOX 2022 - Copenhagen International Documentary Film Festival - is the third largest documentary film festival in the world. Each year - the festival fills Copenhagen’s cinemas with a selection of more than 200 films from around the world.
Hotel Booking:  www.copenhagenet.dk



25/03 - 27/03 - PIANO DAYS COPENHAGEN 2022 - Brønshøj - KoncertKirken - B
The aim of the Piano Days Copenhagen is to create a platform for piano related projects in order to promote the development of musical dimensions and to continue sharing the centuries-old joy of playing piano. Piano Day welcomes all kinds of piano lovers - young and old - amateur and professional - of any musical direction - to join in. The Piano Days Copenhagen is intended to be the most joyful of all tuneful holidays and musical events. 25. March 2022 - Bronshøj Water Tower - 26.-27. March 2022 - Koncertkirken Blågårds Plads


April - 2022

01/04 - 03/04 - CPH-DOX 2022 - Copenhagen
CPH:DOX 2022 - Copenhagen International Documentary Film Festival - is the third largest documentary film festival in the world. Each year - the festival fills Copenhagen’s cinemas with a selection of more than 200 films from around the world.


01/04 - 30/04 - MUSEUMS & GALLERIES - Copenhagen and beyond
April is also for indoor activities even though the weather is lukewarm in Copenhagen - but filled with April Showers - so visit some of the many historical and splendid Museums and Art Galleries displaying eventful exhibitions in Copenhagen and beyond - as many have free admission on selected days and weekends.
www.copenhagenet.dk/CPH-Museums.htm



01/04 - 12/10 - THE OPEN AIR MUSEEUM - Copenhagen - Lyngby
The Open Air Museum includes more than 100 buildings - where you can discover how farmers and smallholders lived and worked in different regions of Denmark in the 1700s - 1800s and 1900s. A must see tourist attraction and historic venue. The buildings range from cottages to manor houses to windmills and watermills - from poor houses to the smithy - lace school and pottery workshop.


03/04 - ANDREA BOCELLI - Royal Arena
The Italian classical crossover star and super tenor Andrea Bocelli will be back in Copenhagen and give a concert together with the coir KOS and Stockholm Concert Orchestra.


03/04 - 05/04 - EHRA CONGRESS - 2022 - Bella Center
EHRA’s annual congress is a prime opportunity to present cutting-edge research and clinical findings - with 3 congress days of science, networking and intense exchanges both onsite and online.


05/04 - 25/09 - TIVOLI 2022 - New summer season
Tivoli Gardens opens the gates for summer season 2022 - with concerts - amusements and other events. Admission required!


08/04 - 31/08 - BAKKEN 2022 - New summer season
Bakken is over 400 years old - and the world's oldest amusement park. Bakken will open for the new summer season 2022 - with more than 150 attractions and cosy restaurants to choose just 14 km north of Copenhagen. Free admission!


14/04 - 17/04 - EASTER EVENT 2022 - Copenhagen & Denmark
Celebrate the traditional Danish holy Easter week and holidays in Copenhagen together with the Danes and Copenhageners - as there are plenty of activities and events going on in the cities townscape. The Danes just love their Easter traditions and celebrate these holy Holidays with plenty of food and drinks plus family gatherings. Visit the Zoo presenting many new baby cubs - take a relaxed stroll down through the world's longest Pedestrian street “Strøget" with an extravaganza of shops and cafés - visit all the museums in Copenhagen - and afterwards visit cosy Nyhavn with “The longest bar in Scandinavia” - and then stopover for an Easter Mass in one of the over 100 churches in Copenhagen and the 2,000 churches and cathedrals in Denmark - for shortly thereafter to climb the Town Hall Tower and experience an panoramic look to Sweden and the outskirts of Copenhagen - and then end with eating the famous Easter Cold Buffet Table with plenty of Danish “Snaps” and cold foamed and strong Easter “beer”. And there will be Danish flags on busses & public buildings during the Easter Holyday and Holiday all over the entire Danish Kingdom.


15/04 - 18/04 - LEGO WORLD 2022 - Bella Center
Visit and experience the 'Worlds funniest playground' in 2022. For children - adults and families of all ages. A whole world made of LEGO.
Hotel Booking:  www.copenhagenet.dk



16/04 - THE QUEEN’s BIRTHDAY - Amalienborg Palace
HM Queen Margrethe II - will be celebrated on the balcony of Amalienborg Palace on her 82 year birthday by the Royal Family and Danes at noon 12.00


22/04 - 28/04 - WORLD TUNNEL CONGRESS 2022 – Bella Center
The DFTU - Danish Society for Tunnels and Underground Works - will be the host of the World Tunnel Congress 2022 in Copenhagen - Denmark. The conference - the exhibition and the ITA General Assembly will take place at the Bella Congress Center.


23/04 - PROCAL HARUM - PORTALEN - GREVE
The legendary English rock band Procol Harum had its breakthrough with the world hit "A Whiter Shade Of Pale" in 1967. The song has since become one of rock history's absolute classics. The band's anchor-man is pianist Gary Brooker - while the crew in the band since '93 - is bassist Matt Pegg and organist Josh Phillips - plus drummer Geoff Dunn - who joined in '06, and not least guitar veteran Geoff Whitehorn - who will guarantees a genuine and complete Procol Harum sound.
Hotel Booking:  www.copenhagenet.dk



26/04 - BRYAN ADAMS – Forum Copenhagen
Canadian singer Bryan Adams will give a concert at Forum Copenhagen - and his hit album "Shine a Light" is still a world classic. He has sold over 55 million albums and performed on all stages all over the world.


May - 2022

01/05 - THE INTERNATIONAL WORKER’S DAY - Fælledparken - Copenhagen
The International Worker’s Day is celebrated by hundred-thousand in Copenhagen and by millions all over the world. The first Worker’s Day demonstration was held in Fælledparken - Copenhagen May 1st in 1890 - to commemorate the victory of the 8-hour working day achieved by the Danish worker’s movement - and has since been a great event every year with many political meetings and other types of festivities and celebrations. It is a full holiday for blue collar workers.
Hotel Booking:  www.copenhagenet.dk



03/05 - 15/05 - SALSA FESTIVAL 2022 - Copenhagen
Salsa Libre & Festival in Copenhagen offers more than 50 dance workshops in Salsa, Mambo - Cha Cha - Bachata - Zouk - Boogaloo - and other classic Latin dances. There will be World class shows & performances by some of the best Latin Dancer artists in the world at this 9th annual Copenhagen Salsa Festival.


12/05 - PENDRAGON (UK) LOVE OVER FEAR TOUR - Viften
It is with great pride that Viften Concert Hall can present Pendragon for their first concert in Denmark. Among dedicated and progressive fans - Pendragon has been at the top of the wish list for a visit to DK, and Viften finally succeeded. The band is one of the pioneers in the NeoProg genre - and they had their breakthrough back in 1982 - when they warmed up for Marillion at the now defunct Marquee Club in London. Earlier this year - Pendragon was invited on "Cruise to the Edge" in the United States - where they gave two formidable concerts. On this occasion, the band gained new fans all over the world - and especially bandleader and composer Nick Barrett's guitar playing brings to mind David Gilmour and other legends in the performance of guitar solos.


12/05 - 15/05 - WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP IN PÈTANQUE 2022 - Greve
The 4th Petanque World Championship 2022 - will be held in Karlslunde - Greve - and hosted by Greve Municipality - where over 50 Petanque Nations will participate on one of the best Petanque facilities in Scandinavia- and the home base for the Danish National Team of Petanque Players. The World Championship will be the first pètanque WC in Denmark and the first WC event within a DIF sport in Greve Municipality ever. The Danish Petanque Association expects to attract both Danish - Scandinavian and European spectators to the International Petanque Grounds at Karlslunde - Greve. The mayor of Greve Municipality is looking forward to welcoming both participants and spectators. Karlslunde - Greve Municipality is situated approx. 20 km from the city center of Copenhagen.


13/05 - THE GREAT PRAYER DAY - Public Danish Holy Day
The Great Prayer Day - “Store Bededag” and “Varme hveder”. This Christian holy day has a great tradition - as the Danes since 1686 - have eaten a special type of wheaten buns called "hvedeknopper" - or more popular named “varme hveder”. In olden days - and way back in history - all bakeries was closed on this holy day - and people was compelled to buy these “hvederknopper” the evening before "The Great Prayer Day" and had to warm and eat them on the following holy holiday as "varmer hveder". Fresh wheaten buns "varmer hveder" has for generations been a great Danish tradition to eat on the evening and day of “Store Bededag”. And there will be Danish flags on busses & public buildings. Great Prayer Day is also a Great confirmation day in Denmark.


15/05 - COPENHAGEN MARATHON - 2022
The 2022 Marathon Race starts and finishes by the waterfront beside the Royal Library "The Black Diamond". The traffic-free course can roughly be split into 3 laps each consisting of approximately 14 kilometres. So come and Join this Years marathon with perfect service from start to finish. Organizer and Sponsor Sparta Athletic and Motion.


26/05 - ASCENSION DAY - Denmark - Public Danish Holy Day
The Feast of the Ascension is one of the great feasts in the Christian liturgical calendar - and commemorates the bodily Ascension of Jesus into heaven. Ascension Day “Kristi Himmelfartsdag” is traditionally celebrated on a Thursday - 40 day after Easter. The Ascension of Christ is commemorated in Denmark - is a national flag - holy and public holiday. And there will be Danish flags on busses & public buildings.


26/05 - 29/05 - COPENHAGEN LINDY EXCHANGE 2022 - Copenhagen
Once again the Copenhagen Lindy Exchange will make Copenhagen buzz with great music, dancing and laughter. For the 8th year in a row we are putting together a program filled with swinging live bands, a grand ballroom to lindy in, a separate blues room for the late nights, and plenty of daytime activities to accommodate most tastes. Copenhagen is especially warm and welcoming in the month of May. And we can’t wait to welcome you all to five unforgettable days in our wonderful city.


27/05 - DIONNE WARWICK - Amager Bio
Legendary superstar and pop diva Dionne Warwick - who is a celebrity within pop and soul and performed famous hits and memorable songs as “That's What Friends Are For” - “I Say a Little Prayer” - “Walk on By” - “Heartbreaker” - “Anyone Who Had a Heart” “Do You Know the Way to San Jose” – “I'll Never Fall in Love Again” plus many more from her latest album “She's Back” - will visit Copenhagen on her tour in 2022 - and give a concert for her many fans at Amager Bio on her last Europe Tour.


27/05 - 29/05 - BLOOM FESTIVAL COPENHAGEN 2022 – Frederiksberg
The Copenhagen Bloom Festival is a tribute to all scientific issues of nature - held in the fresh air and celebrating “the nature of nature”. The Copenhagen Bloom & science festival features domestic and international researchers - plus debates - conversations - lectures and nature walks in the spirit of famous Danish scientists like Tycho Brahe and Niels Bohr. The Copenhagen Bloom festival’s aim is to pull science out of the lab and spice it up with food - art and philosophy - announces the organisers of the Bloom Festival - The Carlsberg Foundation. The Copenhagen Bloom Festival 2022 - will Take place in the picturesque Søndermarken Park in Frederiksberg Municipality - in the outskirts of Copenhagen - and the festival offers something for science fans of all ages. Best of all - entry to the majority of events is completely free - and the Søndermarken Park area is the perfect and ideal green spot to host a large picnic assembly and combine it with popular scientific information about the nature.


27/05 - 29/05 - ROSKILDE AGRICULTURAL & CATTLE SHOW 2022 - Roskilde
The 52 yearly and traditional Agricultural & Cattle Show 2022 - at Roskilde - where farmers and other professionals from the agricultural sector meet and greet with country residents and city folks at this venue - and where farmers exhibit their most magnificent prime specimens - 2000 different livestock’s and agricultural machinery plus accessories for leisure - outdoor living and professional use. There will be special exhibitions on hunting - forestry - children's animal show and foodstuff. Last year almost 90,000 spectators visited the Agricultural Show venue at Roskilde. There will also be plentiful of tastings - competitions & demonstrations.


June - 2022

01/06 - BROOKLYN RIDER (US) - The Black Diamond
String quartet at The Black Diamond. The New York quartet Brooklyn Rider will give a concert at The Black Diamond - and perform on stage like an energetic young rock band - that has redefined chamber music to a higher level. Experience this splendid String Quartets version of Schubert's Death and the Maiden - one of chamber music's mainstays - and the European premiere of new quartet by Argentine Osvaldo Golijov.
Hotel Booking:  www.copenhagenet.dk



01/06 - 31/08 - HARBOUR BATHING 2022 - Copenhagen Harbours
Since June 2002 the Copenhageners no longer need to visit the beaches in the summer season outside of the city to have a fresh swim in crystal clean blue water - as the bathing water around the harbour area has reached a quality equal to the bathing water at the many blue flag beaches on the coastline of Copenhagen. Two free outdoor bathing sites - right in the centre of town - in the harbour area have been established. The stationary bathing facility at Islands Brygge - with a capacity for roughly 600 people - opened in June 2002 near Langebro - and the floating harbour swim bath called Copencabana - close to the shopping mall Fisketorvet - with three basins that cover more than 650 square meters. The bathing facilities have life savers constantly on duty and both bathing places have from the very beginning been a great success. The Opening of the harbour bathing season is from June 1st to August 31st and is a great yearly tradition. Come and join the Copenhageners from 07:00 am to 07:00 pm on weekdays - and Saturday and Sundays from 11:00 am to 07:00 pm.
 Video: Beaches & Harbour Bathing in Copenhagen



03/06 - 05/06 - COPENHAGEN CARNIVAL 2022 - Whitsun Festival
The Whitsun Carnival 2022 in Copenhagen (Pinsekarneval) will celebrate its 40 year jubilee - as the major event of the year - with a 3-day arrangement in and around Copenhagen City from June 3 to 5 - 2022. There will be a lot of fun - music - workshops and dancing performances in colourful costumes and carnival dresses. During the carnival period - there will be many parades with numerous samba bands that will accompany and entertain the dancers and audience during the Carnival Event in Copenhagen. The Copenhagen Carnival attracts Carnival fans and spectators from all over Denmark and Scandinavia - that fill the streets of Copenhagen during these three days of Carnival Festivities.
Hotel Booking:  www.copenhagenet.dk



05/06 - CONSTITUTION DAY (Grundlovsdag) - 5 June - Denmark
June 5th is the Danes constitutional day - and the anniversary of signing the first Danish constitution in 1849 - which established Denmark as a constitutional monarchy and since one of the world’s most democratic countries. Constitution Day is a public and national holiday and most shops in Denmark are closed. The Danes just love celebrating their "Grundlovsdag" - that introduced democracy in Denmark - which is connected with many political speeches plus other types of public events and leisure activities all over Denmark. The 5th of June is also Father's Day in Denmark. (Flag Day and Public holiday).


05/06 - 06/06 - WHITSUN EVENT (Pinse) in Denmark - Public Danish Holy Days
Celebrate the 3-days traditional Danish “Pinse” holy Whitsun holidays (Pentecost) in Copenhagen together with the Danes and Copenhageners - where the Whitsun’s bright warm sun will appear high above and will invite visitors and the sun hungry Danes and Copenhageners outdoors to visit the amusement parks “Bakken” and "Tivoli Gardens” plus arrange Picnic’s and Barbecue activities in open air and out in the wonderful beach and light green forests and woodland areas placed around Copenhagen and Denmark - while some citizens will follow the Whitsun Services in the many historical Churches in the City and beyond - and then enjoy the Grand Whitsun Buffet with great Danish speciality - swallowed down with “snaps” and wine plus draught foaming “beers" - while experiencing the traditional Whitsun Sun Dancing in the morning all over Denmark. The Danes just love their Pinse” Event and Holy Holidays together with friends and Family. Experience and see “Pinsesolen danse pinsemorgen” - and there will be Danish flags on all public transport & public buildings celebrating the Whitsun festivities 50 days after Easter and the birth of the church.


06/06 - ROYAL RUN COPENHAGEN 2022 - HRH Crown Prince Frederik
After the first successful ROYAL RUN arrangement in 2018 - which was arranged by Crown Prince Frederik’s to celebrate his round 50th years birthday - the Crown Prince of Denmark has once again arranged for a new Royal Run event on Whitsun Monday - 6th June - 2022 - where everyone can participate and join the Danish Crown Prince and his family running for a one mile run in the streets of Copenhagen. The Royal Run will start and end at Amalienborg Palace - and nearly 100.000 runners are expected to participate in this traditional Royal Run event in Copenhagen - together with thousands of cheering spectators and fans on the Royal Running route.


10/06 - 11/06 - NORDIC DART MASTERS 2022 - Forum
The Nordic Dart Tournament 2022 - consists of eight of the best players in the world - who meet local dart playing qualifiers to crown a Nordic Dart Champion. The reigning world champions will defend his trophy among the other Dart Masters that are expected to participate in Nordic Dart Master’s tournament Copenhagen. These Dart Champions have more than 100 darts titles and several world championships combined and are guarantors for lots of "180's" and maybe even a single one of the legendary 9-dart closures.


14/06 - 15/06 - ERIC CLAPTON - Royal Arena
Guitar legend Eric Clapton will visit Copenhagen on his Europe Tour at give two concerts for his many fans in Denmark. Eric Clapton is accompanied on stage by an excellent live band including his longtime collaborators Nathan East (bass) - Paul Carrack (keyboards) - Chris Stainton (keyboards) - Doyle Bramhall II (guitar) - Sharon White and Katie Kissoon (backing vocalists).


15/06 - DANNEBROG Celebration - Valdemar’s Day - Denmark
All over Denmark - the Danes will celebrate Valdemar’s Day and their beloved flag “Dannebrog” on June 15th - 2022 - which became the Danes national flag - when it fell down from the sky in Estonia in 1219 - according to the everlasting myth and treasured legend. Last year the Danes celebrated the 800 year anniversary of “Dannebrog”.


16/06 - 19/06 - AROUND ZEALAND REGATTA 2022 - Elsinore
The Classic boat race can celebrate its 76th year anniversary with over 2000 sailing ships. Around Zealand Regatta 2022 - starts and ends at Elsinore port. The sailing ships can be seen from Copenhagen's coast. The sailing race is a national event and experience lasting 2-3 days and covers a course of 232 nautical miles around Zealand. Time zone: Europe - Copenhagen.
Hotel Booking:  www.copenhagenet.dk



17/06 - FREE OPEN AIR OPERA AND BALLET - Ofelia Plads - Copenhagen
Open air Opera and Ballet with FREE ENTRY at Ofelia Plads situated at the beautiful waterfront of Copenhagen. Once again the Royal Danish Opera & Ballet invites everyone to celebrate the opening of the new season 2022 - and be able to experience highlights from last season. Puccini - Verdi - Mozart and Lehàr. Take a big picnic basket and some cold bottles of wine with you and enjoy this special performance by Copenhagen’s Seaside and beachfront. This open air concert is a must for Opera and Ballet lovers - who will enjoy the best from both worlds – fresh air and superb classic opera performance. In 2021 no less than 500,000 people were present at the 25 open air Opera and Ballet Concerts in Denmark. Come and join this festive Opera and Ballet arrangement in an attempt to break this record! Duration - Approx. 3 hours incl. intermission.


21/06 - 26/07 - FREE SUMMER DANCE 2022 - Fælledparken - Copenhagen
Dance with the Copenhageners at Fælledparken in 2022. SWINGTIME - LATIN – TANGO etc. Free open air Dancing session and lessons at Fælledparken with great live bands and happy dancing people. Everyone is welcome - so take your partner or find one and join in a programme of popular dances – with free dancing lessons that will teach you some basic steps and start you off on the right foot - when you want to dance - SWING - SALSA - TANGO - RUMBA – STANDARD and much more. So - take them stepping shoes on and turn loose on the dance floor. Dancing will take place in June and July – Monday to Thursday from 19.00 – 22.00 p.m. The Culture and Leisure Committee of Copenhagen’s City Council is the prime organizer of this very trendy and successful event.


22/06 - 25/06 - ESPGHAN - 54th Annual Meeting - Copenhagen - Bella Center
Every year the ESPGHAN Annual Meeting attracts all the key opinion leaders in the field of Paediatric Gastroenterology - Hepatology and Nutrition from Europe and all around the World - making the congress the largest conference of its kind worldwide. The scientific programme for the 54th ESPGHAN Annual Meeting in Copenhagen will include a wide range of sessions and symposia - clinical tracks - postgraduate courses - meet the expert sessions - as well as the popular hands-on learning zones.


23/06 - SANKT HANS EVE 2022 - Celebrate with the Danes
Sankt Hans Aften (St. John’s Eve) was an official religious holiday in Denmark until 1770 - and has since the time of the Vikings been a Danish tradition of celebrating the Midsummer with bonfires and speeches all over the country in the evening of 23th June - 2022. Especially on the coastline of Denmark bonfires are lit to celebrate the midsummer month - and a great tradition is to sing “midsommervisen” – the Midsummer Hymn by Holger Drachmann - “Vi elsker vort land” - We love our Country.


24/06 - ANDRÈ RIEU - Royal Arena
The famous Dutch violinist André Rieu - with his popularity fills halls - stadiums and concert halls worldwide - will guests Copenhagen in June 2022. Read more and see the video with André Rieu and his 60-man Johann Strauss Orchestra performing - the waltz over all waltzes - An der schönen blauen Donau.


24/06 - 10/07 - COPENHAGEN JAZZ FESTIVAL 2022 - Copenhagen
The famous Copenhagen Jazz Festival is spread all around Copenhagen at various venues and "hot spots" - where Danish and international Jazz Bands will perform live in over 1400 concerts at over 100 indoor and outdoor arrangements and venues. This is the 43 edition of Jazz in Copenhagen.
Hotel Booking:  www.copenhagenet.dk



25/06 - 02/07 - ROSKILDE FESTIVAL 2022 - Roskilde
Great Rock and Music Festival. Roskilde Festival always presents the most up to date and progressive music programme and bands as well as lots of events and activities. Warm-up from June 24. – 2022. Many bands are ready to perform with other contemporary - legendary - progressive and innovating quality music from all over the world at Roskilde Festival 2022. Camping is free with a festival ticket.


July - 2022

01/07 - 02/07 - ROSKILDE FESTIVAL 2022 - Roskilde
Great Rock and Music Festival. Roskilde Festival always presents the most up to date and progressive music programme and bands as well as lots of events and activities. Warm-up from June 24. – 2022. Many bands are ready to perform with other contemporary - legendary - progressive and innovating quality music from all over the world at Roskilde Festival 2022. Camping is free with a festival ticket.


01/07 - 03/07 - TOUR de FRANCE 2022 - Copenhagen - Denmark
Tour de France 2022 - will start for the first time ever in Copenhagen - Denmark on Friday, 1. July - and then the cycling route - with all of the international riders - will pass through several attractive Danish Cities - picturesque landscapes and fascinating Venues as - 1. Stage: Copenhagen (Round trip). 2. Stage: Roskilde - Lejre - Holbæk - Vindinge Bakker (Hills) - Kalundborg - Korsør - Slagelse - The Great Belt Bridge - Nyborg. 3. Stage: Vejle - Kolding - Haderslev - Aabenraa and Sønderborg - and then end at the final stage at Champs-Élysées, Paris on Sunday, 24. July. The first day’s most powerful tour rider will take the first Yellow Jersey ever in Denmark - on the 109th edition of this famous cycle race. The Tour de France cycling route through Denmark and the selected Danish cities will be dressed in yellow - together with the blooming rapeseed fields spread all over the countryside.
Hotel Booking:  www.copenhagenet.dk



01/07 - 10/07 - COPENHAGEN JAZZ FESTIVAL 2022 - Copenhagen
The famous Copenhagen Jazz Festival is spread all around Copenhagen at various venues and "hot spots" - where Danish and international Jazz Bands will perform live in over 1400 concerts at over 100 indoor and outdoor arrangements and venues. This is the 43 edition of Jazz in Copenhagen.
Hotel Booking:  www.copenhagenet.dk



01/07 - 26/07 - FREE SUMMER DANCE 2022 – Fælledparken
Dance with the Copenhageners at Fælledparken in 2022. SWINGTIME - LATIN – TANGO etc. Free open air Dancing session and lessons at Fælledparken with great live bands and happy dancing people. Everyone is welcome - so take your partner or find one and join in a programme of popular dances – with free dancing lessons that will teach you some basic steps and start you off on the right foot - when you want to dance - SWING - SALSA - TANGO - RUMBA – STANDARD and much more. So - take them stepping shoes on and turn loose on the dance floor. Dancing will take place in June and July – Monday to Thursday from 19.00 – 22.00 p.m. The Culture and Leisure Committee of Copenhagen’s City Council is the prime organizer of this very trendy and successful event.


01/07 - 31/08 - HARBOUR BATHING 2022 - Copenhagen Harbours
Since June 2002 the Copenhageners no longer need to visit the beaches in the summer season outside of the city to have a fresh swim in crystal clean blue water - as the bathing water around the harbour area has reached a quality equal to the bathing water at the many blue flag beaches on the coastline of Copenhagen. Two free outdoor bathing sites - right in the centre of town - in the harbour area have been established. The stationary bathing facility at Islands Brygge - with a capacity for roughly 600 people - opened in June 2002 near Langebro - and the floating harbour swim bath called Copencabana - close to the shopping mall Fisketorvet - with three basins that cover more than 650 square meters. The bathing facilities have life savers constantly on duty and both bathing places have from the very beginning been a great success. The Opening of the harbour bathing season is from June 1st to August 31st and is a great yearly tradition. Come and join the Copenhageners from 07:00 am to 07:00 pm on weekdays - and Saturday and Sundays from 11:00 am to 07:00 pm.
 Video: Beaches & Harbour Bathing in Copenhagen
Hotel Booking:  www.copenhagenet.dk



02/07 - 03/07 - HERBIE HANCOCK - DR Concert Hall
Legendary pianist and composer, Herbie Hancock has been an integral part of every popular music movement since the 1960’s - and is a true icon of modern music. Throughout his explorations, he has transcended limitations and genres while maintaining his unmistakable voice. With an illustrious career spanning six decades and 14 Grammy® Awards, including Album of the Year for River: The Joni Letters, and an Academy Award for the Round Midnight film score, he continues to amaze audiences across the globe. Many of his compositions, including “Canteloupe Island,” “Maiden Voyage,” “Watermelon Man” and “Chameleon,” are modern standards.


03/07 - DIANA KRALL - The Opera
World famous Diana Krall and Canadian jazz pianist and singer will visit Copenhagen and give a concert at The Opera. Her latest album – “This Dream of You” - has just been released and is already topping the billboards. Diana Krall’s trilling piano playing and jazzy orchestration of older evergreens often in Bossa Nova style has given her an international reputation as a popular entertainer on world stages. Diana Krall has sold more than 15 million albums worldwide.
Hotel Booking:  www.copenhagenet.dk



04/07 - REBILD FESTIVAL 2022 - Rebild Nationalpark - Jutland
Every year since July 4th 1912 - thousands of Danish-Americans and their descendants - together with other Danes have joined in the celebration of the American Independence Day on the beautiful heather-covered hills at Rebild National Park in Jutland - just 20 km south of Aalborg. The Rebild Festival is also an expression of gratitude to the land which welcomed more than 300,000 Danish immigrants - and the tradition has been maintained in order to strengthen the ties of friendship between Denmark and USA. On this festival day - Stars and Stripes - and the Danish flag “Dannebrog” are flown side-by-side in natural picturesque surroundings - and as an honour to both countries. US-citizens - who are visiting Copenhagen can experience this festival in Jutland on July 4th. By train or car the trip will take about 4 hours and there is plenty of lodging facilities at Rebild and in Aalborg. As a tribute to this USA – Danish Festival and as a countdown to the event - the added VIDEO performs – Strike Up the Band. Yeh - Let the drums roll out - Let the trumpet call - While the people shout "Strike up the band".


07/07 - 10/07 - COPENHAGEN SUMMER DANCE - Ofelia Plads - Copenhagen
The Danish Dance Theatre welcomes you again to one of Copenhagen's great open air summer traditions - namely Denmark's largest - modern dance festival - COPENHAGEN SUMMER DANCE. An indispensable midsummer ballet and dance event - where the Danish Dance Theatre and various guest appearances together present dance of high international standard - at the Port of Copenhagen and on the pier at Ofelia Plads. Ofelia Plads with an artificial beach area - is a popular venue for outdoor events and arrangements - where Copenhageners flock together by the thousands in the summertime to soak up the fresh harbour air and quay atmosphere - while enjoying their food and drink choices at this cultural hotspot by Copenhagen’s stunning waterfront.
Hotel Booking:  www.copenhagenet.dk



21/07 - GREEN CONCERT 2022 (GRØN KONCERT) - Amager - Copenhagen
Green Concert (Grøn Koncert) has for over 3 decades been one of the most popular open-air rock concerts and music events that is spread all over major cities and venues in Denmark with Danish musicians and bands performing. The Green Concert and music festival is arranged by the Muscular Dystrophy Foundation - and supported by Tuborg Brewery as the main sponsor for these live and spectacular music events around Denmark - which attracts and gathers over 200.000 excited fans and enthusiastic music - food - beer and partying spectators every year. In July and August 2022 - Green Concert (Grøn Koncert) will reach Copenhagen at two venues - on the isle of Amager and in Valby. All profits from the Green Concerts go to the Muscular Dystrophy Foundation's work to support and strengthen people with muscular dystrophy and their relatives.


28/07 - 31/07 - CUP DENMARK 2022 – Brøndby Stadion
Cup Denmark 2022 - is a unique football tournament at Brøndby Stadium with an intercontinental atmosphere. Cup Denmark will provide the best football experience possible with 300 football teams competing from around the world. Cup Denmark competing teams come from 30 different countries - where spectators can experience an international football tournament with a huge variety of different activities besides football.


August - 2022

01/08 - 31/08 - Harbour Bathing 2022 - Copenhagen Harbours
Since June 2002 the Copenhageners no longer need to visit the beaches in the summer season outside of the city to have a fresh swim in crystal clean blue water - as the bathing water around the harbour area has reached a quality equal to the bathing water at the many blue flag beaches on the coastline of Copenhagen. Two free outdoor bathing sites - right in the centre of town - in the harbour area have been established. The stationary bathing facility at Islands Brygge - with a capacity for roughly 600 people - opened in June 2002 near Langebro - and the floating harbour swim bath called Copencabana - close to the shopping mall Fisketorvet - with three basins that cover more than 650 square meters. The bathing facilities have life savers constantly on duty and both bathing places have from the very beginning been a great success. The Opening of the harbour bathing season is from June 1st to August 31st and is a great yearly tradition. Come and join the Copenhageners from 07:00 am to 07:00 pm on weekdays - and Saturday and Sundays from 11:00 am to 07:00 pm.
 Video: Beaches & Harbour Bathing in Copenhagen



05/08 - 06/08 - LUKAS GRAHAM - In The Round - Refshaleøen - Copenhagen
Visitors in Copenhagen in August can experience the Danish hit orchestra with vocalist and multi-instrumentalist Lukas Graham in front - that takes on a unique tour around Denmark - and a special experience awaits the audience at Refshaleøen Stagebox Venue - with a set-up based on a 360 ° scene and an impressive visual design. The Bands second album known as “Blue Album” was released in 2015 - and earned international attention with singles like "Mama Said" and "7 Years" - the latter of which topped the singles charts in many international music markets.
Hotel Booking:  www.copenhagenet.dk



05/08 - 07/08 - COPENHAGEN HISTORIC GRAND PRIX 2022 - Bellahøj Park
The 16th historic race with classic cars and old timers in the streets of Copenhagen takes place on 5 - 7 August 2022. The event takes place in the surroundings of Ballahøj Pak in Copenhagen - and the Historic Car Race will be the greatest and biggest event yet in Copenhagen.


05/08 - 13/08 - AIDA OPERA 2022 - Opera Hedeland
All opera lovers and dedicated opera fans - come to the open air amphitheatre situated in the beautiful Hedeland Nature Park - only 30 minutes from Copenhagen - and spend the evening in the green landscaped areas of historic Hedeland - enjoying your own picnic with your favourite wines - in a cosy - informal and significant Danish way - combining high arts and simple joy in really good company with other Danes - and enjoy Italian Opera composer Giuseppe Verdi’s fantastic Opera ”AIDA” - which is ranked as one of the absolute most popular operas in the world. Experience this tragic and dramatic story cantered round the Ethiopian Princess AIDA - who is being held captive in Egypt, and in love with General Radamés. AIDA is a timeless story of war - love and betrayal. Opera dates 5. - 12. and 13. August - 2022.


07/08 - DANISH DERBY 2022 - Copenhagen Racecourse Klampenborg
Copenhagen Racecourse Klampenborg will host the most prestigious and iconic events in the Danish race house calendar and on the Danish racetracks - The Danish Weekend Derby 2022. This sports and social event is the grand horse racing festival of the year - which dates back to 1875 - and is the place to dress up in your very best to see the finest thoroughbred horses competing to win the Derby. Derby Day is a great day out and has always had a very special atmosphere – the gates open at 10 am and the first races start at 12.30 pm. The racecourse at Klampenborg is situated just a few miles outside of Copenhagen and surrounded by forest and velvet-green pastures that topple into the valleys below Jægersborg Deer Park and offers absolute tranquillity - wildlife galore - and a truly spectacular setting.


07/08 - 18/08 - COPENHAGEN SUMMER FESTIVAL 2022 - Charlottenborg
Copenhagen Summer Festival 2022 - presents classical chamber music with young talents and award winners at the highest level from home and abroad. These Classical star concerts with young talents and award winning recipients - is just a must for classical music lovers visiting Copenhagen - and the stage at Charlottenborg Palace from 1672 - in the centrum of Copenhagen will sets the perfect frame for many successful classical concerts. The festival is one of the most important and only stage in town for young musical talents. The Copenhagen Summer Festival Concerts show the elite of award winners and have given many leading ensembles their first presentation in Copenhagen. Alongside with the upcoming stars of tomorrow - this festival presents high-profile artists with an admirable reputation - who definitely mark Copenhagen as an international music city.


10/08 - 12/08 - CIFF - 2022 - Bella Center
CIFF 2022 - Copenhagen International Fashion - takes places in Bella Center and will present the fashion for the Winter/Spring 2022/2023. Fantastic shows and professional presentation of trends are one of many things to experience at Copenhagen International Fashion Fair. Inbound Travel Service provides shuttle service for groups from Central Copenhagen to the Conference venue - and vice versa.
Hotel Booking:  www.copenhagenet.dk



19/08 - 20/08 - CÉLINE DION - Royal Arena
Canadian Diva and Superstar Celine Dion will visit Copenhagen and give a concert for all of her fans here. Celine Dion has sold over 120 million albums worldwide - and is one of the most successful female solo artists of all time.


19/08 - 20/08 - COPENHAGEN BEER FESTIVAL 2022 - Valby Hallen
Danish Beer enthusiast arrange every year their annual Copenhagen Beer Festival (Ølfestival) - where all players from the Danish brewery industry and minor microbreweries - as well as foreign beer breweries - meet to present their beers - and where the audience can taste as much as they like of the different beer types and sorts. The beer festival will be held at Valby Hallen - where more than 800 beer types and sorts from over 80 local and foreign beer producers can be tasted and enjoyed at the Beer Festival - and especially this Beer Event will be a great and tasty experience for tourists visiting Copenhagen.


19/08 - 27/08 - COPENHAGEN OPERA FESTIVAL 2022 - Copenhagen
The Copenhagen Opera Festival 2022 - is a must for any opera lover and appeals also to the new curious generation that wants to get familiar with opera and experience the drama and passion of this fine and magic art put out into new spaces around Copenhagen – on the streets - on the water and even underground! With a line-up of leading international singers and musicians - there’s something for opera goers of all ages. The 2022 Opera Festival Programme offers more than 40 different productions - from Puccini's "La Bohème" to Wagner's "The Ring". Copenhagen Opera Festival is an exciting initiative in Danish cultural life - and The Opera Festival pays tribute to opera as an art-form by taking it out of the traditional theatre and letting its sounds ring out over the streets - the underground and the waterways of the city. The Danish Opera Festival attracts every year Danish - Scandinavian and European spectators.


21/08 - IRONMAN 2022 – Copenhagen
This summer the race of a lifetime - IRONMAN 2022 will take place in Copenhagen - where all the hard core participants can enjoy a spectator-filled course through historic Copenhagen. The swim is a 3.8 km one-lap course in the lagoon at Amager Beach Park. For the 180 km bike ride, competitors will wind through central Copenhagen. The four-lap run course stretches along the city’s harbour, lined with bright 17th and 18th-century row houses with more than 150,000 cheering fans.


23/08 - THE LITTLE MERMAID 2022 - Copenhagen
Tourist and sightseers in Copenhagen can participate in the celebration of the Little Mermaid’s birthday - as the sculpture of the Little Mermaid at the entrance to Copenhagen Port was raised on August 23 - 1913 - and was a gift to the city from Danish brewer and founder of Ny Carlsberg - Carl Jacobsen. This year she is celebrating her 118 year old birthday and she will be happy if everyone from countries outside Denmark will come and celebrate her together with many mermaid’s swimming around her famous bronze stature. The celebration of the Little Mermaid’s birthday is arranged by the Danish Swimming Association.


27/08 - SWIMMING THE CANALS OF CHRISTIANSBORG 2022 - Copenhagen
Everyone can participate in this swimming competition round the 2 km canals of Christiansborg Castle 2021. The start point of the race will be at the “Black Diamond” at 9.00 a.m. and will nearly end here too. Test your condition and the fresh waters of Copenhagen harbour. The swimming distance is 1.900 meter – 1.9 km. Contact the Danish Swimming Association - and Trygfonden - who has arranged this contest since 2006 - if you are interested to participate in this yearly swimming event.


27/08 - 28/08 - CULTURAL HARBOUR FESTIVAL 2022 - Copenhagen
The Cultural Harbour Festival 2022 - has become a yearly recurrent harbour festival. It shows cultural and leisure time activities throughout the harbour for Copenhageners as well as tourists and others who wish to participate in the Cultural Harbour Festival 2022.
Hotel Booking:  www.copenhagenet.dk



28/08 - DANISH TROTTING DERBY 2022 - Charlottenlund Racetrack
Visit the Charlottenlund Racetrack (Lunden) established in 1891 - by the Danish Trotting Club and participate in the yearly Danish Trotting Derby 2022 - near the beautiful woodlands of Charlottenlund.


31/08 - BAKKEN - Ending season 2022
Bakken will close for the summer season 2022 - on August 31.


31/08 - GREEN CONCERT 2022 (GRØN KONCERT) - Valby - Copenhagen
Green Concert (Grøn Koncert) has for over 3 decades been one of the most popular open-air rock concerts and music events that is spread all over major cities and venues in Denmark with Danish musicians and bands performing. The Green Concert and music festival is arranged by the Muscular Dystrophy Foundation - and supported by Tuborg Brewery as the main sponsor for these live and spectacular music events around Denmark - which attracts and gathers over 200.000 excited fans and enthusiastic music - food - beer and partying spectators every year. In July and August 2022 - Green Concert (Grøn Koncert) will reach Copenhagen at two venues - on the isle of Amager and in Valby. All profits from the Green Concerts go to the Muscular Dystrophy Foundation's work to support and strengthen people with muscular dystrophy and their relatives.


September - 2022

05/09 - HONOURING DANISH MILITARY - FLAG DAY - Citadel & Denmark
September 5th - is every year a Special Flag Day for Honouring Danish military personnel and veterans - who have bravely served Denmark in the many conflict areas abroad - and participated fearlessly in many international missions outside Denmark. The Danes - especially and respectfully honour their brave countrymen - heroic military personal and courageous serving soldiers - who tragically lost their precious lives or were invalidated in action for the course of defending the fight for freedom and peace worldwide - and the Danes are also really proud of their strong and engaged Army Forces. Everyone visiting Copenhagen can participate in honouring and commemorating the Danish fallen heroes and veterans at the Army Headquarters on the Citadel grounds - and old fortification areas of Copenhagen (Kastellet) - together with Crown Prince Frederik and Crown Princess Mary - plus all the deeply affected and mourning families - as well as representatives from the Danish Military Forces - where the occasion is marked with wreath-laying ceremonies at the National Monument - on this special Flag and Memorial Day. The large Memoria Wall - built in pure granite from the Danish Island Bornholm - has a glorifying and thoughtful inscription engraved in Danish. “En tid - Et sted - Et menneske”.


11/09 - 15/09 - IWA World Water Congress & Exhibition 2022 - Bella Center
This edition of the IWA World Water Congress & Exhibition 2022 in Copenhagen will engage stakeholders and key contacts within the conventional water sector and beyond.


18/09 - COPENHAGEN HALF MARATHON 2022 - Copenhagen
Copenhagen Half Marathon 2022 - will start and end at ØsterAllé near the National Stadium Parken - and is Denmark’s new world class race through the historic city of Copenhagen. the Half Marathon has turned into an popular event for the runners as well as for the many cheering fans and spectators along side the 21.1 km. Half Marathon route. The Half Marathon competition is organised by The Danish Athletic Federation and Sparta Athletics & Running. Copenhagen Half Marathon has been awarded the prestigious silver label by IAAF - the International Association of Athletics Federations. This label is awarded exclusively to the world’s best road races.
Hotel Booking:  www.copenhagenet.dk



24/09 - HARLEM GLOBETROTTERS - Ballerup Super Arena
Famous Harlem Globetrotters - and basketball showmen par excellence - will visit Copenhagen on their 2022 World Tour and give a basketball performance - that will make basketball enthusiasts cheer and surrender over this fabulous basketball team originated from Chicago that combines athleticism - theatre and comedy in one perfect dunk. The equilibristic Globetrotter team will provide a show for their many basketball fans in Denmark that will be incredible and unforgettable plus totally engaging with their audience and supporters of genuine basketball and vigorous entertainment. Harlem Globetrotters signature song is “Sweet Georgia Brown” - and used as background music to tune-up for their warm up routine.


25/09 - TIVOLI - Ending Season 2022
Tivoli Gardens close the gates for summer season 2022 on September 25. Check for concerts and other events in Tivoli on their website.
Hotel Booking:  www.copenhagenet.dk



October - 2022

01/10 - CHIPPENDALES (US) - Portalen Greve
GIRLS NIGHT OUT in 2022. We promise ladies that they will get the heat on their cheeks - when the beautiful - charming and well-trained guys from the Chippendale Touring Show are dancing - singing and striping in the sophisticated way. Yes - this is the GIRLS NIGHT OUT and an exciting GIRL POWER EVENING.


01/10 - 31/10 - MUSEUMS & GALLERIES - Copenhagen and beyond
Soak up some Danish Cultural Heritage in October - which is the perfect time for indoor activities on cold and rainy days by visiting some of the many historical and splendid Museums and Art Galleries displaying eventful exhibitions in Copenhagen and beyond - as many have free admission on selected days and weekends.
www.copenhagenet.dk/CPH-Museums.htm



09/10 - THE ERIMITAGE RUN 2022 - The Deer Park
Come and participate for the 52 time - in the world’s first fun and run wellness arrangement called the traditional Erimitage Run north of Copenhagen together with over 20,000 active runners - and 60-70,000 spectators. Run through the 13,3 km tracks around the beautiful Eremitage Plains and experience all the deer’s in the Deer Park and the natural scenic beauty of the forest and woodlands. Meet at the “Red Port” by the Deer Park.


14/10 - THE NIGHT OF CULTURE - 2022 - Copenhagen
Explore Copenhagen and all its Cultural venues and events after dark with the Night of Culture Badge. On The Night of Culture 2022 - the aim is to temporarily change the ambience and cultural landscape of Copenhagen. The whole city is an integral part of The Night of Culture - involving major and minor cultural institutions from the main boroughs: Nørrebro - Vesterbro - Christianshavn - Østerbro and Frederiksberg. This Cultural evening event appeals to children - couples - families - groups and individuals and offers something for everybody: theatre - music - experimental arts - dancing - city walks - lectures and the list goes on. You can buy tickets all over the city for this yearly Cultural arrangement.
Hotel Booking:  www.copenhagenet.dk



November - 2022

01/11 - 30/11 - MUSEUMS & GALLERIES - Copenhagen and beyond
Get warm and soak up some Danish Cultural Heritage in November - which is the perfect time for indoor activities on cold frosty and rainy days by visiting some of the many historical and splendid Museums and Art Galleries displaying eventful exhibitions in Copenhagen and beyond - as many have free admission on selected days and weekends.
www.copenhagenet.dk/CPH-Museums.htm



01/11 - 24/12 - CHRISTMAS MARKETS - 2022 - Copenhagen Christmas Events
Warming up for Christmas holydays and holidays in November - the major Christmas Markets will be placed alongside the pedestrian street “Strøget” - “Kongens Nytorv” - “Nyhavn” - “Town Hall Square” - "Nytorv" - “Christiania” and “Tivoli”. (Admission required at Tivoli) Even the joyful Salvation Army will start to sing Christmas Carols if you don’t donate some funds in their colleting cans.


06/11 - HUBERTUS HUNT - 2022 - Dyrehaven
The annually Hubertus Hunt 2022 will take place at ”Dyrehaven” north of Copenhagen. Between 40,000-50,000 spectators will attend to watch over 90 horses riders in their red hunting uniforms along the route with many exciting hindrances.


26/11 - 23/12 - THE NUTCRACKER - Christmas Ballet - Tivoli Concert Hall
The Nutcracker 2022 - is a Christmas Ballet for the entire family that transforms the Tivoli Concert Hall into pure magic with impressive pirouettes - glittering stars - symphonic music and an enchanting fairytale atmosphere. Queen Margrethe’s is behind the creative design of costumes for the ballet performance - and the choreography is by Peter Bo Bendixen - Tivoli’s Artistic Director. The ballet will be accompanied for the first time by Tivoli’s own symphony orchestra - the Tivoli Copenhagen Phil - which numbers 70 permanent musicians. The Nutcracker tickets include the entrance to the Tivoli Gardens Christmas Market.


December - 2022

01/12 - CHRISTMAS TREE - 2022 - Town Hall Square - Copenhagen
On the first Sunday of Advent - the traditional Christmas Tree on the Town Hall Square of Copenhagen will be lit at 16:00 PM - with plenty of Christmas Festivities and packed with excited children starting to celebrate Christmas. The first Christmas Tree was lightened at the city Town Hall in 1914 - and this Christmas tradition has been a popular event ever since.
www.copenhagenet.dk/CPH-Map/CPH-Townhall.asp



01/12 - 23/12 - THE NUTCRACKER - Christmas Ballet - Tivoli Concert Hall
The Nutcracker 2022 - is a Christmas Ballet for the entire family that transforms the Tivoli Concert Hall into pure magic with impressive pirouettes - glittering stars - symphonic music and an enchanting fairytale atmosphere. Queen Margrethe’s is behind the creative design of costumes for the ballet performance - and the choreography is by Peter Bo Bendixen - Tivoli’s Artistic Director. The ballet will be accompanied for the first time by Tivoli’s own symphony orchestra - the Tivoli Copenhagen Phil - which numbers 70 permanent musicians. The Nutcracker tickets include the entrance to the Tivoli Gardens Christmas Market.


01/12 - 24/12 - CHRISTMAS MARKETS - 2022 - Copenhagen
In December the Christmas Markets will flourish all over Copenhagen - and the major Christmas Markets will be placed alongside the pedestrian street “Strøget” - “Kongens Nytorv” - “Nyhavn” - “Town Hall Square” - "Nytorv" - “Christiania” and “Tivoli”. (Admission required at Tivoli) Even the joyful Salvation Army will start to sing Christmas Carols if you don’t donate some funds in their colleting cans.


01/12 - 31/12 - MUSEUMS & GALLERIES - Copenhagen and beyond
Get warm in December and soak up some Danish Cultural Heritage - which is the perfect time for indoor activities on cold - frosty and rainy days by visiting some of the many historical and splendid Museums and Art Galleries displaying eventful exhibitions in Copenhagen and beyond - as many have free admission on selected days and weekends.
www.copenhagenet.dk/CPH-Museums.htm



24/12 - CHRISTMAS EVE CELEBRATION - DENMARK
The Danes celebrate their Christmas Eve - all over the Danish Kingdom - on December 24th - and the Danes just love all of the Christmas traditions - which is marked all over Denmark. On Christmas Eve - December 24th - and after a hefty Christmas Dinner with roasted pork and duck - the decorated Christmas tree (Juletræ) is lit - often with real candles - and all the presents are stored under the tree. It is a custom that everyone after dinner dances around the Christmas tree - and sings all the old traditional Christmas songs and carols. After this ceremony - the gifts are dispersed and unpacked. Normally Christmas Eve lasts to about 12:00 midnight.


24/12 - CHRISTMAS SERVICE - Copenhagen Cathedral
Christmas Mass on Christmas Eve 2022 at Copenhagen Cathedral with concerts and traditional Danish Christmas Carols and hymns. This is a festive celebration in Copenhagen largest church with plenty of joyful participants - and any one can be a part of this festive Christmas Service.
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