What's on

May 21
Ketilhúsið, Kaupvangsstræti, Akureyri
King og Bong takeover in Kaktus
Exhibitions No charge
May 21
Græni hatturinn, Hafnarstræti, Akureyri
Festivals
May 24
Verkmenntaskólinn á Akureyri, Hringteigur, Akureyri
Fab Lab Akureyri has open hours on thursdays from 13-17. (could change.) Calendar with open hours can be found on www.fablab.is/akureyri . Fab Lab Akureyri has is an digital fabrication workshop that is open for the public and offers access to laser cutter, 3d printer, CNC machine and more innovation.
No charge
May 25
Græni hatturinn, Hafnarstræti, Akureyri
Welcome to the release concert of the album 33. Teitur will perform his third solo album with a full band
Festivals Concert
May 26 - May 17
Lystigarður Akureyrar, Eyrarlandsvegur, Akureyri
For the eleventh time ÁLFkonur photo-group invites you to see our photography exhibition in the Botanical Garden of Akureyri. This time the theme is -SHADOWS
Exhibitions
Thursday 20-22
Listasafnið á Akureyri, Kaupvangsstræti, Akureyri
Open rehearsal by Arctic Opera
No charge Festivals Concert
Thursday 13-17
Verkmenntaskólinn á Akureyri, Hringteigur, Akureyri
Fab Lab Akureyri has open hours on thursdays from 13-17. (could change.) Calendar with open hours can be found on www.fablab.is/akureyri . Fab Lab Akureyri has is an digital fabrication workshop that is open for the public and offers access to laser cutter, 3d printer, CNC machine and more innovation.
No charge
June 9
Græni hatturinn, Hafnarstræti, Akureyri
Festivals Concert
June 12
Torfunefsbryggja
A day celebrated in many towns and villages e.g. Ólafsfjörður, Akureyri, Hrísey and Grímsey.
For the kids Festivals No charge
June 16 - June 19
Bílaklúbbur Akureyrar, Hlíðarfjallsvegur
The Motorsport festival (Bíladagar in icelandic) is one of the largest motor sports events held in Iceland
For the kids Sport Festivals No charge
June 17 - June 19
Mótorhjólasafn Íslands / Motorcycle Museum of Iceland
An annual motorbike event with that suits all who have a passion for motorbikes.
Festivals
June 17 - June 20
Grímsey
Celebrations on the longest day of the year with 24 hours daylight. A family friendly festival with the locals.
For the kids No charge Festivals
June 17
Lystigarður Akureyrar, Eyrarlandsvegur, Akureyri
The town is decorated with flags and a celebration program starts at 13.00 in and runs until midnight, suitable for all ages.
For the kids Festivals No charge
June 21 - June 24
Strandgata 23, Akureyri
Each summer hiking week is organized in addition to scheduled day tours and hiking tours on behalf Akureyri Touring Club and private organizers.
For the kids Festivals Sport
June 23 - June 25
Jaðar, Akureyri
This international golf tournament takes place at the end of June around Summer Solstice.
Sport Festivals
June 29 - July 2
KA Völlurinn, Dalsbraut, Akureyri
One of the largest football competitions held annually in Iceland, for young boys
For the kids Sport
July 1 - July 2
Þórsvöllur, Skarðshlíð, Akureyri
Annual sporting event for men and women, competing in football for adult people who want to show they haven’t lost their touch.
Sport Festivals
July 2
Fornhagi, Hörgárdalsvegur
Thorvaldsdalur Terrain Run is the oldest terrain run in Iceland. The total distance is aprox. 25 km.
Sport Festivals
July 8 - July 10
Hrísey
A annual festival including family friendly events such as kid-disco, bonfire, live-music, art-shows and tractor rides.
For the kids Festivals No charge
July 29 - August 1
Akureyri
A family friendly event including fairground, exhibitions, concerts, and sport events
For the kids Sport Movie Theater Exhibitions Festivals Concert
July 30
Ráðhústorg, Akureyri
Mountain trail run organized since 2016. Three race distances 18km, 28km and 55 km which gives 3 ITRA points.
Sport Festivals
August 26 - August 28
Ráðhústorg, Akureyri
The Anniversary of Akureyri Municipality is celebrated annually closest to the day of establishment, 29th of August
For the kids Lectures Movie Theater Exhibitions Festivals Concert
October 6 - October 9
Kaupvangsstræti, Akureyri
A! Is a four-day performance festival, a variety of performances and theatre-based projects of all kinds are on the agenda.
Theater Festivals Concert
October 6 - October 9
Akureyri
Enjoy treating yourself at Cosy Days with concerts, exhibitions and various events happening around the town.
Movie Theater Exhibitions Festivals Concert
November 11
Grímsey, Félagsheimilið Múli
A celebration of the islands patron, Mr. Daniel Willard Fiske, with an auspicious cake-buffet on his birthday, 11th November.
Festivals No charge
November 26 - December 23
Ráðhústorg, Akureyri
Visitors can enjoy the cultural festive celebrations of the holidays along with colorful Christmas lights & decorations
For the kids Movie Theater Exhibitions Festivals Concert
December 31
Réttarhvammur, Akureyri
The New Year in Akureyri is celebrated in the traditional Icelandic way with a large bonfire, fireworks display, concerts and dances.
For the kids Festivals No charge