The program is here!

At this year’s festival, different types of people, districts, culture and activities meet. From outdoor cinema to street food, from dance bands to hip hop, from family coziness to Icelandic goth rock. The culture festival has something for everyone and is completely free.

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Big audience in front of a stage at Götaplatsen, during Göteborgs Culture Festival

Gothenburg Symphony Orcehstra

Beethoven’s Symphony no. 5, or the Symphony of Fate, is one of the world’s most famous and powerful classics. Experience the symphony on Frölunda torg performed by the Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra.


On Saturday 3 September, there will be a citywide festival and market on Ringön. The entire Järnmalmsgatan along the river is transformed into a big party with music both indoors and outdoors, good food and drink and a wonderful atmosphere.

Urban Food Space

You will find the food of the future at Urban Food Space, which is located in Bältesspännarparken. Food that is waste-free, smart and at the same time cares for and develops different food cultures is in focus.

Climate Live

Climate Live is the climate concert that mixes top artists with climate researchers and activists, during the late summer has a tour with stops in Gothenburg. Artists and speakers are still secret.

Street Food Festival

Sweden’s tastiest food festival takes place in the middle of central Gothenburg! In addition to good street food and sweet food, there are bars that sell craft beer and other beverages.

Discover this year’s festival

Gothenburg Culture Festival will be spread throughout the city, including Kungstorget & Basargatan, Bältesspännarparken, Gamlestaden & Slakthuset, Bergsjön, Slottsskogen and Ringön.