Headbanger heaven at Copenhell

June 11-13; Refshaleøen, Christianshavn; 1,095kr; copenhell.dk

Beat it Conchita, one of Europe’s most popular metal festivals, Copenhell, is back to celebrate “five years in Hell” and release Refshaleøen from the clutches of Eurovision. 

Forty bands over three days of some of the giants of the metal genre: Iron Maiden, Twisted Sister, Sepultura and Megadeth together with upcoming bands such as the brilliant Uncle Acid and the Deadbeats. 

Copenhell is not just a full out metal assault – the huge festival area has themed hangouts with sideshow events involving swords, coffins, metal karaoke, fun with fire and a  Biergarten party – all in the perfect industrial settings of the old shipyard. 

Jewish Culture Festival

Krystalgade 12, Cph K; June 2-10;  festival pass 235kr; mosaiske.dk      

(Photo: Flickr Dennis Misler)

A celebration of Jewish culture with a variety of cultural events; films, concerts, food and many other activities. A series of fascinating lectures and speakers covering historical and contemporary issues. 

Kennedy’s Quiz Night

Gammel Kongevej 23, Cph V; Mon June 2, 19:00; 25kr

(Photo: Colourbox)


Are you getting bored sitting at home and getting all the questions right on ‘The Weakest Link’? Come join the gang at Kennedy’s Bar on the first Monday of every month at 19.30 and really challenge yourself. (EK)

The Globe Big Quiz Night

Nørregade 43 , Cph K; Thu July 10, 15 & 29, 19:30; 30kr; the-globe.dk

(Photo: Globe Website)

Talk trash and have a great time at the Globe’s Quiz Night in the company of compere John Kelleher.  The winners get 1,000  kroner, second place 500 kroner, and third place a crate of beer. It’s maximum five to a team. (EK)