What’s on in Lofoten? See coming events

Lofoten, known for its magnificent natural beauty, has also established itself as one of the premier cultural destinations in Norway. With a perfect blend of stunning landscapes and vibrant cultural events, a visit to Lofoten promises an unforgettable experience.

Sports events, theatrical performances, art exhibitions, star-studded concerts and unique culinary experiences are just a sample of what you can expect. The events are spread throughout the year and throughout Lofoten. This enables you to experience culture while also experiencing exceptional surroundings and phenomena such as the Midnight Sun in summer and the Northern Lights in winter.

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Do you feel like attending a concert in Lofoten? Here, you can find both indoor and outdoor events of international caliber. There are festivals where you can experience various bands and artists, and we have theater performances and individual concerts throughout the year. The biggest festivals include Høllafæst, Kubafestivalen, Trevarefest, Codstock Festivalen, Lofoten International Chamber Music Festival, and Lofoten Country Festival.

Are you in pursuit of great culinary experiences? In Lofoten, you can enjoy unique world-class food experiences. Delicacies, homemade cheese, locally sourced ingredients, and stockfish are some of the treats you’ll find on the menu. How about participating in the Lofoten Food Festival in Leknes?

For the active individuals, there are fantastic biking and running opportunities in the beautiful natural surroundings of Lofoten. It is also possible to participate in sports events such as The Arctic Triple, HOKA Lofoten Skyrace, and Lofoten High5.

During Christmas time, you can participate in several events that are guaranteed to create a festive atmosphere. Experience, for example, the ‘Førjulseventyret’ (Pre-Christmas Adventure) in Henningsvær, featuring an authentic Northern Norwegian pre-Christmas atmosphere in unique surroundings.

Click the button below to get an overview of all known events held each year.

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