December in Bergen is filled with activities creating the Christmas spirit. Experience the ginger snap city, Festival of Light, Christmas Shopping Street, lighting of huge advent lights and sledging down Mount Fløyen.
The world's biggest gingerbread city. Miniature houses, trains, cars and ships made from real gingerbread. Schools and kindergartens contribute every year in making a miniature version of Bergen - all in gingerbread-cookies!
Sting and his five men band enter the stage in beautiful surroundings at Bergenhus Fortress 26 June 2015. Get ready for a long line of hits from this fantastic artist!
Metallica visits Norway with only one concert - in Bergen of course! The band has made it at tradition to spend the summer in Europe. Bergen is the only stop in Norway.
We are pleased to announce that Sir Elton John will return to Bergen! Friday 3rd July the legendary Brit will once again play at the outdoor arena Koengen in Bergen city center. This time he brings a full band!
The local branch of the Norwegian model railways-enthusiasts club and the Technical Hobby Group in Bergen invites all interested in technical hobbies to an exhibition. On display at the exhibition there will be remote controlled boats, aeroplanes, helicopters and cars. There will also be several train layouts, from small gauge to larger trains.
Bergen Contemporary Music Festival with an exciting programme of live musical performances, music-theatre and sound installations.
The American singer-songwriter, musican and prdoucer, Ryan Adams finally comes back to Bergen. He released his 14th solo album in 2014, "Ryan Adams", and is now on tour.
Popular Marathon along the Unesco World Heritage site Bryggen and amongst Bergen's many narrow streets and alleyways.
"UlrikenOpp" is an uphill mountain race competition. Everyone can join this competition - The long distance starts from the city centre by "Store Lungegårdsvann", and continues to the top of Ulriken. The shorter distance from "Montana" to the top of Ulriken.
Finally! Toto visit Bergen for the first time. 6 June 2015 they will enter the stage in beautiful surroundings at Bergenhus Fortress. Get ready for a long line of hits!
The ”Fjord classic” Bergen-Voss is not only one of Norway’s biggest and bestknown cyclosportive events, but also one of the world’s most scenic tours. Each year cyclists of all abilities take part in this unique race, each with different goals and expectations.
Mark Knopfler presents his new album on a tour around Europe from May til August 2015. June 9th you can experience him in the beautiful surroundings at Bergenhus Fortress.
Knarvikmila - Fjord Norway Half Marathon is one of the greatest running events in Norway. A unique running weekend with several runs during two days. In 2012 runners from 24 countris and 4 continents were on the starting line. Take part in this fantastic run!
Largest film festival in Norway, screening a great mix of new feature and documentary films from all over the world on the 23rd-30th October.
The Norwegian Railway Club, Bergen branch has again the pleasure of inviting all model railway enthusiasts to their traditional model railway exhibition in the end of September. Visitors will find an assorted exhibition of model railways to cater for all interests.