A citywide festival that is free and open to everyone

Gothenburg Culture Festival is a free citywide festival with a diverse program that caters to all tastes and ages. The festival has been a part of Gothenburg since 1991 and engage thousands of visitors from all parts of the city, as well as national and international visitors. Welcome to the best coast!


The Gothenburg Culture Festival is organized by Gothenburg & Co, which is a part of the City of Gothenburg. The festival is also financed in collaboration with the partners and collaborating organizations of the Gothenburg Culture Festival.


The Gothenburg Culture Festival has been a certified sustainable event for several years. It is also a ‘Eco-tap’ labelled event that meets the Fairtrade City Göteborg criteria

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