July Events: Swooping down to whoops of amazement – The Post

July Events: Swooping down to whoops of amazement

Celebrate the joy of movement! (photo: movecopenhagen.com)
July 22nd, 2016 6:30 pm| by TheCopenhagenPost

Swoop Challenge
July 24-Aug 1, 21:00; The Lakes, Cph; free adm

Extreme sports enthusiasts should not miss this spectacle this July. Parachutists descend onto the city’s Lakes with pin-point accuracy, performing free-styling tricks before landing on inflatable platforms. All eyes on the sky! (AJ)


Move Copenhagen
July 14-17; Refshaleøen, Refshalevej 151, Cph K; full pass 750kr

Celebrate the joy of movement over this four-day festival, with over 100 workshops on offer. Highlights include yoga and parkour, while meals will be eaten in a communal space to make new friends. (AJ)

Zulu Open Air Cinema
July 14-Aug 31, 21:00 (after sunset); Fælledparken, Cph Ø; free adm

Bring the mosquito repellent and a bag of popcorn because it’s time once again for movies in Fælledparken. Bring a flask of coffee and a blanket and enjoy Denmark at its hygge-best. (AJ)

Trailer Park Festival

July 28-30; Copenhagen Skate Park, Enghavevej 80, Cph V; from 250kr; trailerparkfestival.com

Strap yourself in as this forward-thinking festival introduces you to the music, art and technology of tomorrow. A musical highlight is Elliphant, whose track ‘Love Me Badder’ was a hit in 2015. (AJ)

Passage Festival
Aug 1-6; venues in Helsingør & Helsingborg; mostly free; passagefestival.nu
This transnational street theatre festival promises surprising and enlightening performances in Helsingør and its twin city Helsingborg across the strait in an aim to unite the cities and people in the cities. (JQ)