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Reykjavik Events

Reykjavik 2022 events

Reykjavik Arts Festival

Date :
1 June 2022 - 19 June 2022

This is a biennial multidisciplinary festival with a special focus on new c ......

This is a biennial multidisciplinary festival with a special focus on new commissions and the creative intersection of the arts; it is a real treat for locals and visitors, young and old alike.

Venue:
Various venues.

Address:
Reykjavik , Iceland

Event cost:

Various.

Category:
Culture

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National Day of Iceland

Date :
17 June 2022

The national day celebration involves a ceremony at Austurvöllur Squar ......

The national day celebration involves a ceremony at Austurvöllur Square, a parade from Austurvöllur to Suðurgata Cemetery, where the Chairman of the City Council lays a wreath of flowers on the grave of Jón Sigurðsson (the leader of the Icelandic independent movement), and various pop-events across Reykjavík.

Venue:
Throughout the city.

Address:
Reykjavik, Iceland

Event cost:

Free.

Category:
History

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Reykjavík Pride

Date :
2 August 2022 - 7 August 2022

Pride is an important event for the LGBTQ+ community in Iceland and people ......

Pride is an important event for the LGBTQ+ community in Iceland and people of all genders, sexualities, races and faiths are invited to join in and celebrate. Expect to see groups performing, singing and dancing through the streets of Reykjavík.

Venue:
Various venues.

Address:
Reykjavik, Iceland

Category:
Gay & Lesbian

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Reykjavik Culture Night

Date (To be confirmed):
August 2022

On this day, museums and theatres and other cultural institutions kick-star ......

On this day, museums and theatres and other cultural institutions kick-start their annual programmes. Enjoy a variety of activities, including shows, exhibitions, and of course, fireworks.

Venue:
Various venues.

Address:
Reykjavik, Iceland

Event cost:

Various.

Category:
Culture

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Reykjavik Marathon

Date :
20 August 2022

Fresh air, beautiful scenery and good running conditions are the characteri ......

Fresh air, beautiful scenery and good running conditions are the characteristics of this marathon. Apart from the standard 26.2 miles, there are shorter distances to suit all age groups and levels.

Venue:
Various locations.

Address:
Reykjavik, Iceland

Category:
Sport

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Reykjavik International Film Festival

Date :
29 September 2022 - 9 October 2022

First held in 2004, this festival has shone a spotlight on international fi ......

First held in 2004, this festival has shone a spotlight on international filmmaking. Directors, cinematographers and producers are on hand to talk about their films in a series of seminars and workshops.

Venue:
Various venues.

Address:
Reykjavik, Iceland

Event cost:

Various.

Category:
Theatre & Film

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Iceland Airwaves Music Festival

Date :
2 November 2022 - 5 November 2022

This annual music festival brings together emerging musical talent and inte ......

This annual music festival brings together emerging musical talent and international acts. With performances, DJ sets and aftershow parties often continuing until dawn, this ultra-cool event is very popular among the city's young and trendy folk.

Venue:
Various venues.

Address:
Reykjavik, Iceland

Event cost:

Various.

Category:
Entertainment

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New Year's Eve fireworks

Date :
31 December 2022

Icelanders know how to have fun and just before the clock strikes midnight ......

Icelanders know how to have fun and just before the clock strikes midnight on New Year's Eve, spectacular fireworks light up the sky. Popular places to watch include the Hallgrímskirkja church, Perlan (The Pearl) and Klambratún park.

Venue:
Various venues.

Address:
Reykjavik, Iceland

Event cost:

Free.

Category:
Spectacle

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