Aarhus is vibrant with life, energy and creativity, urban art, gastronomy and music during Aarhus Festival. For 10 days every street and alley, club, stage, gallery and museum swarm with art and entertainment where renowned traditions flourish side by side with the new and unexpected.
Here you get an overview of where to find tents with beer and live music, areas with cultural happenings and creative events. Enjoy!
There are lots of life and experiences for both children and adults in the city park, which is the perfect place to start your Aarhus Festival experience. Here you can learn the art of podcasts when they are recorded live, participate in creative workshops for children or in the evening watch exciting movies from the independent movie theatre Øst for Paradis in a great dome.
The city park is located by ARoS Aarhus Art Museum and the Concert Hall Aarhus.
In the Irish tent there is a festive spirit and Irish live music and at the bar you will find a large selection of Irish beer and whiskey. There are plenty of seating at the long tables in the cozy tent.
The Irish Tent is located right outside the train station in front of the pedestrian street Strøget.
Join the party and dance to the rhythms in The Turquoise Tent featuring both foreign and local bands. The Turquoise Tent was in 2015 and 2016 awarded best live venue.
The Turquoise Tent is located by ARoS Aarhus Art Museum and the Concert Hall Aarhus.
In the Jazz and Folk Tent in front of St. Paul's Church you can enjoy both local, national and international live bands.
The Jazz and Folk Tent is located in the city district Frederiksbjerg.
Cluster Square is one of the hot spots of the Aarhus Festival. Here the area of Klostertorv is transformed into an creative area with swinging live music, delicious street food, 'table football' tournaments and creative happenings. Look forward to a cultural mix of new and hip mixed with the well-known.
At Pustervig Torv in the Latin District you find a party tent with a cosy atmosphere and live music for everyone.
At Telefontovet you can enjoy music you can sing along with.
At Store Torv you can enjoy a middle eastern bazaar with stalls where you can buy food and spices and enjoy an exotic market atmosphere.
You find Store Torv right across Aarhus Cathedral.
At The Green Life you can experience free cultural events, markets, workshops and debates during Aarhus Festival. You can also taste delicious food and hear exciting lectures on sustainability.