Events Calendar – The Post
Apr 28 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
5:00 pm
48 Timer Nørrebro April 28, 17:00-April 30, 17:00; Cph N; 48timer.com Copenhagen’s diverse local cultural hub presents its ever-popular fifth annual two-day culture festival, which showcases events for all tastes, flaunting Nørrebro’s quirky and fun … Continue reading
Apr 29 @ 10:30 am – 4:00 pm
10:30 am
Sakura Festival April 29-30, 10:30-16:00; Langelinie Park; free adm Some people spend a lifetime waiting to find the perfect cherry blossom. It’s no joke, and according to Kasumoto in The Last Samurai, it is not … Continue reading
May 1 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
6:30 pm
COP RUN CLASSIC May 2, 18:30; Østre Anlæg, Cph Ø; 125kr, coprun.dk Are you up for the challenge of the COP Run Classic in a city park? Prepare for hills, narrow pathways and winding trails … Continue reading
May 2 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
7:00 pm
Lovers, Authors & Other Strangers May 2-7 & May 31-June 3, 19:00; House of International Theatre, Huset, Rådhusstræde 13, Cph K; 80-150kr, huset-kbh.dk This collection of saucy comedic shorts is a collaboration between Berlin’s Manusarts … Continue reading
May 3 all-day
12:00 am
WILD May 3-24, various times; Anemoneteatret, Suhmsgade 4, Cph K; 125kr, children 50kr; anemoneteatret.dk This is a brand new puppet show for the whole family. The magical story of the friendship of a little girl, … Continue reading
May 4 all-day
12:00 am
CPH SALSA FESTIVAL May 4-7, open Thu 19:00-02:00, Fri 12:00-05:00, Sat 10:30-05:00, Sat 10:30-03:00; Kedelhallen, Nyelandsvej 74A, Frederiksberg & Søpavillonen, Gyldenløvesgade 24, Cph K; copenhagensalsafestival.dk Offering workshops in salsa, mambo, cha cha cha, bachata, zouk, … Continue reading
May 5 @ 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm
4:00 pm
WRITERS CLUB Various dates, 16:00-18:30; various venues; ages 11-18; bibliotek.kk.dk This is the perfect opportunity for your kids to release their creativity and imagination. Who knows? He or she might be the next Karen Blixen. … Continue reading
May 6 @ 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm
1:00 pm
ROLLER DERBY KAMP May 6, 13:00-18:00; DGI-Byen, Cph V; free adm Copenhagen, Helsinki, Stockholm: six teams from three Nordic capital cities will duke it out over five hours of track action – a battle to … Continue reading
May 7 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
12:00 pm
BLÅ MANDAGE all Mondays in May, 12:00; 135kr; bakken.dk It’s time for rides, fun and adventures! Lots of special activities are waiting to welcome you at Bakken. It’s been a tradition for generations that newly-confirmed … Continue reading
May 8 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
8:00 am
Swan Blood May 9-20, 20:00; Republique, Østerfælled Torv 37, Cph Ø; 95-195kr, republique.dk Since its inception in 2009, Republique has reinvented and reimagined theatre as we know it, questioning conventional limitations. This new guest performance … Continue reading
May 9 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
8:00 pm
JOHN MAYER May 9, 20:00; Royal Arena; 395kr The American singer-songwriter has been stealing hearts for years with his cynical lyrics but romantic melodies. And not just the public’s hearts, as he has been romantically … Continue reading
May 10 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
7:30 pm
CTC Fringe Festival May 11-13, 19:30; Krudttønden, Serridslevvej 2, Cph Ø; ctcircle.dk April showers may bring flowers … but May brings in a whole new crop of performing arts in the form of the 3rd … Continue reading
May 11 @ 3:45 pm – 4:30 pm
3:45 pm
CAPOEIRA May 11, 15:45-16:30; Absalon, Sønder Blvd 73, Cph V; 50kr This Brazilian martial art has a large following here, so maybe it’s time you found out what all the fuss is about. Your kids … Continue reading
May 12 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
10:00 am
MIKKELLER BEER CELEBRATION May 12-13, open 10:00-20:00; Øksnehallen, Halmtorvet 11, Cph V; 500kr; mikkeller.dk/festivals Following Mikkeller Beer Week (May 8-12), more than 80 brewers from all over the world are heading to Øksnehallen for two … Continue reading
May 13 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
8:00 pm
Macbeth May 13-June 10, Tue-Sat 20:00, Sun 15:00; Operaen, Ekvipagemestervej 10, Cph K; 125-795kr, kglteater.dk; 160 mins Something wicked this way comes … if you’re a Shakespeare lover, you must experience Verdi’s interpretation of his … Continue reading
May 14 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
12:00 pm
OBSTACLE RUN May 14, 12:00-18:00; Cph K, TBC; 500kr, obstaclecityrun.com Eight kilometres with high walls, tyres, ramps, ropes, cars, and other tricky obstructions wind through central Copenhagen. This race offers an exciting twist on a … Continue reading
May 15 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
7:30 pm
WWE LIVE May 14, 19:30; Royal Arena, Hannemanns Allé 20, Cph S; 370kr Pro-wrestling is coming to SMACKDOWN Copenhagen. Featuring the superstars of the WWE world – such as AJ Syles, Dean Ambrose and women’s … Continue reading
May 16 @ 10:00 am – 9:00 pm
10:00 am
SPHERES May 13-Aug 21, open Tue-Sun 10:00-18:00, Wed 10:00-21:00; Designmuseum Danmark, Bredgade 68, Cph K; 100kr; designmuseum.dk For acclaimed product designer Alfredo Häberli, the future of vehicle development is not limited to assembly lines and … Continue reading
May 17 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
8:00 pm
BRUNO MARS May 18, 20:00; Royal Arena; 480kr You know the songs; you know the lyrics. The Honolulu native is leaving the “island in the Pacific” to promote a new album, 24K Magic. Including songs … Continue reading
May 18 @ 1:00 pm – 11:00 pm
1:00 pm
CPH BEER FESTIVAL May 18-20, open Thu 16:00-23:00, Fri 13:00-23:00, Sat 13:00-21:00; Lokomotivværkstedet, Otto Busses Vej 5A, Cph SV; options from 125kr; ale.dk Clear your schedule and palate, as the old locomotive factory space is … Continue reading
May 19 all-day
12:00 am
ART FROM CONFLICT ZONES ongoing, ends June 17; Trampoline House, Thoravej 7, Cph N; 20kr; campcph.org In We Shout and Shout, but no one listens, creating something aesthetically appealing out of the tragedy of war … Continue reading
May 20 all-day
12:00 am
Academy of Tal R May 20-Sep 10; Louisiana, Gammel Strandvej 13, Humlbæk; 125kr; louisiana.dk Danish artist Tal R has been making waves in the global art world and now you can indulge in his humorous … Continue reading
May 21 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
9:30 am
COPENHAGEN MARATHON May 21, 09:30-12:30; starts at Islands Brygge, Cph S Join 100,000 spectators and watch over 12,000 entrants run 26 miles around the city in the Telenor Copenhagen Marathon, an annual race since 1981. … Continue reading
May 22 all-day
12:00 am
Malmö’s Burning ongoing, ends Sep 10; Moderna Museet Malmö; free adm; modernamuseet.se Malmö has a lost past. Visit the city today and there is very little evidence that it ever had a 1960s, 70s and … Continue reading
May 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
10:00 am
MOVIE MORNING Every day, 10:00; various venues; 45kr; cinemaxx.dk If you feel like taking a break and doing something relaxing with the little ones, why not head to Cinemaxx. At its MinimaxX mornings, there’s a … Continue reading
May 24 @ 9:00 pm – 10:00 pm
9:00 pm
NATALIE IMBRUGLIA May 24, 21:00; Amager Bio; 295kr Was it really 25 years ago that she first came to our attention as Brad’s girlfriend Beth in the Aussie soap opera Neighbours? Sexy as hell, it … Continue reading
May 25 all-day
12:00 am
LEDREBORG LIVING May 25-28; 125 kr; ledreborglivsstil.dk Welcome to Denmark’s largest lifestyle fair. The event presents the latest in interior design, wellness, handcrafts and much more over the course of the long Whitsun weekend. Set … Continue reading
May 26 all-day
12:00 am
AGRICULTURE & CATTLE SHOW May 26-28; Roskilde Dyrskue, Darupvej 19; 240kr, kids 100kr; roskildedyrskue.dk The annual show is a great opportunity to see Denmark’s best livestock specimens and agricultural machinery. Farmers and other professionals from … Continue reading
May 27 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
8:00 pm
Dangerous Liaisons May 27-June 3, Tue-Sat 20:00 Sun 15:00; Sankt Annæ Plads 36, Cph K; 95-475kr, kglteater.dk; 120 mins English choreographer Carthy Marston guides the adaptation of the erotic French classic, highlighting the juicy tale’s … Continue reading
May 28 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
4:00 pm
Teater Tapas April 30, May 28 & June 25, 16:00-20:00; Teaterøen, William Wains Gade 18, Cph K; contact carlos@teateroen.dk to perform Artists stage 15-minute performances of any style/genre in English, Danish or without words. April’s … Continue reading