Hello Easter (March 23th - April 2nd)

Hello Easter (March 23th - April 2nd) Easter in Akureyri is an unforgettable experience. Whether you fancy going to a concert, a trip down the ski slopes

Hello Easter (March 23th - April 2nd)

Easter in Akureyri is an unforgettable experience. Whether you fancy going to a concert, a trip down the ski slopes of Mt. Hlíðafjall, a swim in one of the best Thermal pools in the country or treat yourself to a good meal or drink, Akureyri is the right place. The Easter festival in 2018 is at 23th of March-2nd of April.



Program 2018

March 23rd - Friday:
Akureyri Swimming pool: Open 06.45 - 21.00
Hlíðarfjall open from 12.00 – 19.00
Tourist Information Center  open 08.00 - 16.00
* Pólar Hestar, Grýtubakki II: Riding tours, 1 hour, 1,5 hours, 2 hours upon request, please call (+354) 869 1879 or email polarhestar@polarhestar.is
Akureyri Skating Rink: open 13.00-16.00
* Akureyri Art Museum - Ketilhús: open 12.00-17.00. 
Akureyri Museum:  open 13.00 - 16.00
* Into the Arctic Exhibition in Strandgata: open 11.00-18.00
* Gallery LAK: At 15.30-17.30 Nordic Exhibition opening
* Iceland Winter Games: At 20.00 Snowmobile drag race at Mt. Hlíðarfjall – Ski resort 
* Hof Cultural Center: At 17.30 and 19.30 Grease Concert 
Akureyri Skating Rink: At 19.00-21.00 Ice Skating Disco
*
Akureyri Theatre: At 20.00 comedy in Icelandic „The Complete works of William Shakespeare“ (abridged)
Græni hatturinn: At 22.00 Beebee and the Bluebirds with Lucy in Blue


March 24th - Saturday:
* Akureyri Swimming pool: Open 09.00 - 19.00
Hlíðarfjall open from 10.00 – 16.00
* Pólar Hestar, Grýtubakki II: Riding tours, 1 hour, 1,5 hours, 2 hours upon request, please call (+354) 869 1879 or email polarhestar@polarhestar.is
Akureyri Skating Rink: open 13.00-16.00
* Akureyri Art Museum - Ketilhús: Opening at 15.00-17.00. 
Akureyri Museum:  open 13.00 - 16.00 
Akureyri museum of Industry: open 14.00 -16.00 
Aviation Museum: open 14.00 - 17.00
The Motorcycle Museum of Iceland: open 14.00 - 16.00 
* Into the Arctic Exhibition in Strandgata: open 11.00-17.00
Iceland Winter Games: At 13.00 Snow Volleyball at Mt. Hlíðarfjall, at 14.00 snowmobile snowcross at Réttarhvammur, at 16.15 Mountainbike downhill at Mt. Hlíðarfjall,  at 18.00 Sled Dogs Bonefight at Mt. Hlíðarfjall, at 19.45 Sled Dogs Freestyle Jump at Mt. Hlíðarfjall
* Hrísey, Sæborg: At 16.00-18.00 Performance Art Exhibition – Orka Fjöll
* Hof Cultural Center: At 19.30 Concert with local singer/songwriter Pálmi Gunnarsson
Græni hatturinn: At 22.00 U2 Tribute Concert
* Pósthúsbarinn: At 22.30 Iceland Winter Games Party – Meet the locals

March 25th - Sunday:
Akureyri Swimming pool: Open 09.00 - 18.30
Hlíðarfjall open from 10.00 – 16.00
* Pólar Hestar, Grýtubakki II: Riding tours, 1 hour, 1,5 hours, 2 hours upon request, please call (+354) 869 1879 or email polarhestar@polarhestar.is
Akureyri Skating Rink: Open 13.00-16.00
* Akureyri Art Museum - Ketilhús: Open 12.00-17.00
Akureyri Museum:  open 13.00 - 16.00 
* Into the Arctic Exhibition in Strandgata: Open 11.00-17.00
* Iceland Winter Games: At 14.00 Freeride skiing/snowboarding contest at Mt. Hlíðarfjall

March 26th - Monday:
Akureyri Swimming pool: Open 06.45 – 21.00
Hlíðarfjall open from 10.00 – 19.00
Tourist Information Center  open 08.00 - 16.00
* Pólar Hestar, Grýtubakki II: Riding tours, 1 hour, 1,5 hours, 2 hours upon request, please call (+354) 869 1879 or email polarhestar@polarhestar.is
Hrísey Swimming pool:  open 13.00 - 16.00
Akureyri Skating Rink: open 13.00-16.00
Akureyri Museum:  open 13.00 - 16.00 
* Into the Arctic Exhibition in Strandgata: open 11.00-18.00 


 
March 27th - Tuesday:
Akureyri Swimming pool: Open 06.45 - 21.00
Hlíðarfjall 
open from kl. 10.00 – 19.00
Tourist Information Center  open 08.00 - 16.00
* Pólar Hestar, Grýtubakki II: Riding tours, 1 hour, 1,5 hours, 2 hours upon request, please call (+354) 869 1879 or email polarhestar@polarhestar.is
Akureyri Skating Rink: open 13.00-16.00
Akureyri Art Museum - Ketilhús
: Open 12.00-17.00
Akureyri Museum: open 13.00 - 16.00
* Into the Arctic Exhibition in Strandgata: open 11.00-18.00 

March 28th - Wednesday:
Akureyri Swimming pool: 
Open 06.45 - 21.00
Hlíðarfjall 
open from 10.00 – 19.00
Tourist Information Center
  open 08.00 - 16.00
* Pólar Hestar, Grýtubakki II: Riding tours, 1 hour, 1,5 hours, 2 hours upon request, please call (+354) 869 1879 or email polarhestar@polarhestar.is
Akureyri Skating Rink: open 13.00-16.00
Akureyri Art Museum - Ketilhús
: open 12.00-17.00
Akureyri Museum: open 13.00 - 16.00
* Into the Arctic Exhibition in Strandgata: open 11.00-18.00 
* Græni Hatturinn: At 22.00 Concert with HAM


March 29th - Maundy Thursday:

* Akureyri Swimming pool: Open 09.00 - 19.00
Hlíðarfjall open from 09.00 – 16.00
Hrísey Swimming pool: Open 13.00 - 16.00
* Tourist Information Center  open 11.00-15.00  
Kaldbaksferðir: Tours with a snow cat up to the mountain Kaldbakur upon request, please call(+354) 867 3770
* Pólar Hestar, Grýtubakki II: Riding tours, 1 hour, 1,5 hours, 2 hours upon request, please call (+354) 869 1879 or email polarhestar@polarhestar.is
Akureyri Skating Rink: open 13.00-16.00
*
 Golfhöllin (indoor golfing and simulators): open 10.00-17.00
* Akureyri Art Museum - Ketilhús: open 12.00-17.00 
Akureyri Skating Rink: open 13.00-16.00
Akureyri Museum and Nonnahús:  open 13.00 - 17.00
* Davíðshús: open 13.00 - 17.00
* Akureyri Museum of Industry : open 13.00 -17.00. 
* Aviation Museum: open 14.00 - 16.00
The Motorcycle Museum of Iceland: open 13.00 - 17.00 
* Into the Arctic Exhibition in Strandgata: open 11.00-18.00
* Hrísey, Verbúðin: At 15.00 Bake Sale, at 17.00 Art Exhibition Opening "Fuglar í þráð og lit" 
Hof Culture House: At 16.00 Classical concert „St Matthew Passion“
* Græni hatturinn: At 21.00 Concert with Baraflokkurinn and Lost

March 30th - Good Friday:
Akureyri Swimming pool: Open 09.00 - 19.00
Hlíðarfjall open from 09.00 – 16.00
Tourist Information Center  open 11.00 - 15.00  
Kaldbaksferðir: Tours with a snow cat up to the mountain Kaldbakur upon request, please call(+354) 867 3770
* Pólar Hestar, Grýtubakki II: Riding tours, 1 hour, 1,5 hours, 2 hours upon request, please call (+354) 869 1879 or email polarhestar@polarhestar.is
Akureyri Skating Rink: open 13.00-16.00
* Akureyri Art Museum - Ketilhús: open 12.00-17.00 
Akureyri Museum and Nonnahús:  open 13.00 – 17.00 
Davíðshús: open 13.00 - 17.00
Akureyri Museum of Industry
: open 13.00 -17.00. 
* Into the Arctic Exhibition in Strandgata: open 11.00-18.00
Aviation Museum: open 14.00 - 16.00
The Motorcycle Museum of Iceland: open 13.00 - 17.00
* Hrísey, Verbúðin: At 15.00-17.00 Cake Buffet, at 21.00 Pubquiz
Akureyri Skating Rink: At 19.00-21.00 Ice Skating Disco
Græni hatturinn: At 20.00 and 23.00. Stand Up Comedy in Icelandic Sóli Hólm
KEA Hotel: At 22.00 Concert with singers/songwriters Stebbi and Eyfi

March 31st - Saturday:
* Akureyri Swimming pool: Open 09.00 - 19.00
Hlíðarfjall open from 09.00 – 16.00
Hrísey Swimming pool: open 13.00 - 16.00
Kaldbaksferðir: Tours with a snow cat up to the mountain Kaldbakur upon request, please call(+354) 867 3770
* Pólar Hestar, Grýtubakki II: Riding tours, 1 hour, 1,5 hours, 2 hours upon request, please call (+354) 869 1879 or email polarhestar@polarhestar.is
Akureyri Skating Rink: open 13.00-16.00
* Golfhöllin (indoor golfing and simulators): open 10.00-17.00
*
 Akureyri Art Museum - Ketilhús: open 12.00-17.00
Akureyri Museum and Nonnahús:  open 13.00 - 17.00
Akureyri museum of Industry: open 13.00 -17.00 
Aviation Museum: open 14.00 - 16.00
The Motorcycle Museum of Iceland: open 13.00 - 17.00 
* Into the Arctic Exhibition in Strandgata:- open 11.00-18.00
* Hrísey, Verbúðin: At 21.00 live music
Græni hatturinn: At 22.00 Concert with the band Jónas Sig. og Ritvélar framtíðarinnar.

April 1st- Easter Sunday:
Akureyri Swimming pool: Open 09.00 - 19.30
Hlíðarfjall open from 09.00 – 16.00
Kaldbaksferðir: Tours with a snow cat up to the mountain Kaldbakur upon request, please call(+354) 867 3770
* Pólar Hestar, Grýtubakki II: Riding tours, 1 hour, 1,5 hours, 2 hours upon request, please call (+354) 869 1879 or email polarhestar@polarhestar.is
Akureyri Skating Rink: open 13.00-16.00
* Akureyri Art Museum - Ketilhús: open 12.00-17.00
Akureyri Museum and Nonnahús: open 13.00 - 17.00
Akureyri Museum of Industry: open 13.00 -17.00 
* Into the Arctic Exhibition in Strandgata: open 11.00-18.00
* Hlíðarfjall: At 14.00 Páskatrimm - Cross Country Skiing Competition 
Aviation Museum: open 14.00 - 16.00
Græni hatturinn: At 22.00 Concert with the band Jónas Sig. og Ritvélar framtíðarinnar.

April 2nd - Monday – Public Holiday:
Akureyri Swimming pool: Open 09.00 - 18.30
Hrísey Swimming pool: open 13.00 - 16.00
Hlíðarfjall open from 10.00 – 16.00
Akureyri Skating Rink: open 13.00-16.00
* Golfhöllin (indoor golfing and simulators): open 10.00-17.00
Kaldbaksferðir: Tours with a snow cat up to the mountain Kaldbakur upon request, please call(+354) 867 3770
* Pólar Hestar, Grýtubakki II: Riding tours, 1 hour, 1,5 hours, 2 hours upon request, please call (+354) 869 1879 or email polarhestar@polarhestar.is
Akureyri Museum and Nonnahús: open 13.00 - 17.00
Akureyri Art Museum - Ketilhús: open 12.00-17.00
* Into the Arctic Exhibition in Strandgata: open 11.00-18.00
 

Please note that changes can be made on the agenda.


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