What's Happening in Copenhagen this February

What's Happening in Copenhagen this February

22 Jan 2018

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What's going on in Copenhagen this February

Lots! We all know that Copenhagen is a city with so much going on that it can be tricky to know which one of a million crazy and fun events to go to next but the good news is that February is a month of some of the city's trendiest treats of the year up for grabs. So where to start? How does Frost Festival 2018 and Copenhagen Fashion Week 2018 grab you?? 

What's happening in Copenhagen this February

February in Copenhagen

Copenhagen Fashion Week
30th Jan to 2nd February

Twice a year, Northern Europe's hippest city plays host to Copenhagen Fashion Week. This uber cool event lures fashionistas from around the world to come and be the first to spot the latest in up and coming and established Nordic fashion talent. 

This year's first bite of that fashion cherry is kicking off in grand style on the 30th of January and running all the way until the 2nd of February at the City Hall of Copenhagen. 

The first show to hit the runway will be Oh! by Kopenhagen Fur but alongside the excitement of the runway there are a wealth of other events taking place including Q&A sessions with designers, parties and shopping opportunities- so you can get your own piece of famed Nordic fashion.
To find out more visit their website here


Louisiana is probably one of the world's most beautiful contemporary art galleries set in idyllic surroundings just a short journey from central Copenhagen. Apart from its amazing sculpture garden, the gallery itself is a masterpiece of Danish design- it's worth a visit before you've even looked at a painting! 

During February you can catch the 7 X Space X Time Exhibition to celebrate the galleries 60th birthday, or what about an exhibition of the American visual artist George Condo, and February is last chance to catch a view of Being There, an exhibition of cutting-edge physical and digital art works. To find out more please visit their website here

What's happening in Copenhagen this February

Frost Festival 
4-25th February

For those of you who want to make the most of the end of winter come join the Frost Festival taking place on the 4th & 25th of February. This annual celebration brings uplifting light and sound into the dark of winter and takes place at locations across the city. It is a festival that indulges in mixing musical performances in unusual locations!

This year catch Danish star Pernille Rosendahl singing amongst statues in the Thorvaldsens Museum, or see the library hall transformed into a starry sky with the piano music of German talent Martin Kohlstedt. Frost Festival is one of the city's most ground-breaking events showcasing a creative storm of music, light and sound- one not to be missed. Find out more here 

What's happening in Copenhagen this February

Winterjazz Festival
2-25th February

And last but not least, thereís the massive musical extravaganza that is Copenhagen's Winterjazz Festival.

Vinterjazz 2018, the winter part of Copenhagen Jazz Festival, is Denmark's globally renowned celebration of the best in live jazz music and attracts attention from around the world. 
This well-known festival takes place at 150 venues across Copenhagenís historical heart and other cities around the country from the 2-25th of February, launching the jazz worldís first major festival of this year.

Over the period of the celebration over 600 live gigs will be played with highlights including Tyshawn Sorey, Fire! Orchestra, and legend Randy Newman. To catch your chance to see some of the world's best jazz acts visit their website here

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