Events in Skagen 2024

Are you looking for an overview of what is happening in Skagen? 

Below we have collected the biggest recurring events that take place in and around Skagen. 

Skagen Marathon

Lace up your running shoes and run either 5, 10, 21, 30 or 42 km in scenic surroundings in Skagen. 

Every year you have the opportunity to participate in the Skagen Marathon and experience Denmark's northernmost city in a completely new way. 

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© Peter Jørgensen

Saint Hans in Skagen

Experience the traditional St. Hans's party at Sønderstand every year. Enjoy the musical elements, the atmosphere and the beautiful surroundings at the top of Denmark. 

The World Ballet at Den Tlisandede Kirke

On July 17, 2023, you can experience world-class ballet when the World Ballet offers a unique ballet performance with the Tilsandede Kirke as a backdrop. Ballet dancers from the finest companies in the world are accompanied on stage by classical music and opera. 

© Peter Jørgensen

© Jens-Christian Wandt

Evening song by the Vippefyret

Peace, quiet and winter bathing - that's what awaits you at Skagen Winter Bathing Days. A refreshing winter experience in scenic surroundings. 

From 27-29. January you can enjoy a refreshing dip in the cold water and the fantastic company of your fellow winter bathers. 

Christmas in the Old Mill

On 26 November, the Coastal Museum in Skagen opens its doors for Christmas In The Old Mill, where the Christmas spirit will be at its peak. The museum offers plenty of Santa's eyes, Christmas goodies and music. 

© Rodion Kutsaiev

© Kappelborg

Skagen Winter bathing days

Peace, quiet and winter bathing – that's what awaits you at the Skagen Winter Bathing Days, which take place every year in January. A refreshing winter experience in scenic surroundings.

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