Heart-felt tales among the artefacts

Don't miss the Eurovision semi-finals, kids' day at the cinema, or tales of love at the Museum of Copenhagen this week.


Love at the Museum
This week, it’s all about sharing and reminiscing about stories of love. At a new exhibition at the Museum of Copenhagen, locals are invited to contribute by bringing an object that represents love in their lives and a story about love. Objects selected by the museum curators will automatically become part of the exhibition and of the Copenhagen Museum collections. The museum will also offer afternoon tea and a light snack to those sharing their objects and stories.

Museum of Copenhagen, Vesterbrogade 59; Thu (May 16) 17:30-19:30


Eurovison Semi-Finals
Miss buying arena seats? Don’t fret, you can still fulfil your Eurovision obsession! Come to Moriska Paviljongen, specially renamed the Euro Fan Café, this Tuesday and Thursday to watch the semi-finals on a huge screen with fellow fans. After the live screenings, there will be dance parties featuring local DJs, a Eurovision trivia quiz and karaoke to celebrate 57 years of the contest.

Moriska Paviljongen, Amiralsgatan 35, Folkets Park, Malmö; Tue & Thu 21:00; Tickets: Free until 22:00, 286kr after


Free Movie Day for those turning 10 in 2013
Who doesn’t remember their first movie theatre experience? The excitement in the stomach, the impatience in the queue, and the hunger for sweets and popcorn. The Danish film industry doesn’t want anyone to be cheated of this experience, so for the fifth consecutive year, they are inviting everyone who is turning ten in 2013 to go to the theatre for free this Saturday! Still haven’t had enough after one film? Don’t worry, the showings are free all day, so feel free to make it a marathon. Contact your local theatre for movie times.

Various cinemas; all day Sat; www.kino.dk


Learn to be a Fireman
Come and learn what it’s like to be a fireman! This Saturday, the fire department will open its gates to invite children and families to demonstrations of basic firefighting and tips on prevention. Don’t forget to take the opportunity to try to tame a water hose and explore the trucks!

Dæmningens brandstation, Hansstedvej 7, Valby; Sat 10:15; free adm


Wine & Grub
Silver Spoon’s latest gourmet extravaganza welcomes you to an urban picnic, Spring 2GO, to sample delicious wining and dining.

Location TBA; starts Wed, ends May 18, daily at 17:30 & 20:00; tickets 225-450kr, www.billetto.dk; www.silverspooncph.com

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