© Sol over Gudhjem
Events on Bornholm 2023
There are a multitude of events on Bornholm, and below we have compiled a list of some of the biggest annual events.
Bornholm offers exciting events, which often take place in the beautiful surroundings of the island.
See current events on our map
Below you can find a list of the year's recurring and major events. If you want to see upcoming events – big or small – then go to our map:
Sun above Gudhjem
Every summer, thousands of people gather at the harbor in Gudhjem to take part in Sol Over Gudhjem, Denmark's biggest cooking competition. Watch star chefs compete for the prestigious prizes, while you yourself board a cornucopia of delicacies and tastings.
Bornholm Culture Week
Bornholm's Culture Week is a cultural festival that takes place over 10 days in September each year. Here you can experience a multitude of cultural events and experiences around the island.
© Christopher Linus
Bornholm Craft Weeks
Bornholm is the place in Denmark where the most artisans live per capita. square meters. Every year for 6 weeks you can experience Bornholm Craft Weeks and the many artisans with special exhibitions, open workshops, workshops, varnishings and much, much more.
The entire Danish politics festival is a tribute to democracy, and every year at the Folkemødet, citizens and decision-makers and hundreds of organizations gather for democratic debates about our common society. Participation is free.
© 2021 by Bornholm's Christmas Market
Bornholm's Christmas market
At the harbor in Nexø, you can experience a magical Christmas atmosphere when the huge Christmas market with the best of Bornholm food and handicrafts opens its doors.
Bornholm's Christmas market can be experienced this year on 25 – 27 November, 2 – 4 December, 9 – 11 December, 16 – 18 December and 21 – 22 December.
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