Events in Aalborg 2024

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We have made a map with a wealth of events, so you can easily get an overview of what is happening in Aalborg right now. Just click on the map here.

Below we have made a list of the major and recurring events that may be worth writing in the calendar.

You can also download our free events app and see what is happening in a 25 km radius from you right now.

All year

Experience exhibitions at the Utzon Center

Skråen holds Skovrock in Skovdalen in Aalborg every year. For Skovrock you can experience Open Air concerts on certain dates throughout the summer.

It is the perfect opportunity for an open-air concert experience in the city center. 

All year

House of Music

Musikkens Hus offers magnificent concerts and other unique events. Whether you're into pop, rock, jazz, opera or classical music, there's something for everyone all year round.

See upcoming events in Musikkens Hus and buy tickets via the button below.

© Aalborg Zoo

Must do in December

Christmas at the Zoo

Since 2019, Aalborg Zoo has held Christmas in the Zoo, where the doors are opened for a spectacular decoration of the park. An extremely popular tradition has been created with magical light landscapes and thousands of Christmas lights that guests can follow and admire through their walk around the garden.

May

Aalborg Carnival

Aalborg Carnival is Northern Europe's largest carnival and every year more than 80,000 party-happy people participate in the big carnival parade through Aalborg city center.

There are 4 different routes, which have changed sometimes over the years, but which always end at Kildeparken, where there are parties with concerts, bars and restaurants. In addition to all the party-loving people from all over the country who participate in the carnival parade every year, there are also performances from various artists and dancers along the way.

Play Video about aalborg carnival

© Aalborg Congress & Culture Center

All year round

Events in AKKC

Aalborg Kongres og Kultur Center (AKKC) holds over 100 cultural events each year.

Get an overview of upcoming events and book tickets via the link below:

November and December

Christmas market on Gammeltorv

If you are looking for Christmas cheer, you can take a trip to Gammeltorv in December, where there is a Christmas atmosphere in every nook and cranny.

Experience the Christmas huts that offer both apple slices, hot drinks, Christmas decorations and much, much more.

© Christmas market at Gammeltorv

© Green Concert

Every year in July

Green Concert

Grøn Koncert is touring around Denmark, and will be visiting Aalborg in July. Here you can experience a wealth of different artists during the day, while of course there are stalls with food and drink, so you can stay running to see all your favorite artists!

All profits from the Green Concert go to the Muskelsvindfonden's work, and you thereby support a good cause when you buy your ticket to the event. 

August and September

Nordjysk Madfestival

There is full focus on local ingredients, producers and restaurants when Nordjysk Madfestival kicks off every year.

Expand your food horizons to a host of events for kids and adults and purses of all sizes.

Play Video about nordjysk madfestival

© Aalborg Congress & Culture Center

June, July and August

Skovrock in Aalborg

Skråen holds Skovrock in Skovdalen in Aalborg every year. For Skovrock you can experience Open Air concerts on certain dates throughout the summer.

It is the perfect opportunity for an open-air concert experience in the city center. 

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