Friday 26 August marks the official beginning of the arts and culture festival, Aarhus Festuge. Here you have a snapshot of a few of the many events it has to offer. For further information and more events, check out aarhusfestuge.dk.
Inversus Festival at Godsbanen
Inversus Festival is a free festival right in the centre of Aarhus where you can experience concerts, comedy, theater, parties and workshops. In the daytime it caters to all ages, and at night a wide range of events will take place, mostly music experiences. There will also be a food fair in the early hours of the evening.
When: 26 August-4 September 11:00-20:00
Where: Godsbanen, Skovgaardsgade 3, 8000 Aarhus C.
Inversus Festival Opening show
Let’s celebrate that Inversus Festival will see the light of day for the first time during Festugen 2016! Come be a part of the amazing opening show – for FREE!
You can experience THE SUGAR HILL GANG (US), JOHNSON, USO and MARWAN. At Inversus Food Court, street food carts take you on culinary adventures at reasonable prices. Dance shows, live graffiti, fantastic performances shape the impressive program when Inversus Festival opens in Aarhus this week.
20:00-21:00 Opening show
22:00-22:30 THE SUGAR HILL GANG (Presented by PUMA)
22:30-23:30 USO, JOHNSON & MARWAN support: T.A.I.T.
Whenn: 26 August 2016 at 20:00-24:00
Where: Hesteskoen between Godsbanen and Institut for X.
Price: Free of charge
More information is available here.
The Irish Tent
During Aarhus Festival the Irish Tent offers drinks as well as outstanding live music and an open atmosphere for everyone.
The Irish Tent opens on Friday 26 August at 13:00 and will be located at Europaplads. There will be a welcoming party with great drinks offers. Check out the music schedule here.
Urban Back Yard Tour
When: 26 August-4 September from 10:00-20:00
Where: Sankt Knuds Torv, 8000 Aarhus C.
World Mirror Festival 2016
The World Mirror Festival celebrates the world’s colorful diversity and offers global AHA experiences and enriching cultural encounters through a variety of channels, such as music and dance, storytelling and creative workshops.
Sunday 28. Aug. 16:00 - 19:00
Monday 29. Aug. 12:00 - 18:00
Tuesday 30. Aug. 12:00 - 18:00
Wednesday 31. Aug. 12:00 - 18:00
Thursday 1. Sep. 12:00 - 18:00
Friday 2. Sep. 12:00 – 18:00
Saturday 3. Sep. 10:00 – 18:00
Where: Ridehuset - Rosenkrantzgade 21, 8000 Aarhus C.
Come and learn more about all the different activities happening on the harbor on Saturday 27 August at Open Harbor. Here you have the opportunity to see the harbor from the sea aboard the pilot boat Jakob. You can also go on a bus tour around the closed terminal areas. Timetables for the boat are available here and for the bus here (Danish only).
When: Saturday 27 August from 11:00-15:00
Where: Balticagade, Aarhus Havn
Read more here and here (Danish only).