A scary walk in the park

It’s a classic double bill: the wild-eyed, axe-wielding Jack Nicholson in The Shining along with 2013’s Stoker, starring Nicole Kidman. Sounds like a perfect excuse for a horror-tinged picnic in the park, if you dare.

Open Air Horror 
Kongens Have, Cph K; July 30 & 31, 16:00; free adm     
 



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Summer wouldn’t be summer without the annual party in the park as the Green Concert rolls into Copenhagen with top Danish acts including Burhan G, Shaka Loveless and Kashmir. All profits go to a good cause.

Grøn Concert
Valbyparken; 27 July; 170-220kr; groenkoncert.dk
 



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Summer wouldn’t be summer without the annual party in the park as the Green Concert rolls into Copenhagen with top Danish acts including Burhan G, Shaka Loveless and Kashmir. All profits go to a good cause

Grøn Concert
Valbyparken; 27 July; 170-220kr; groenkoncert.dk



(Photo:copenhagenfashionfestival.com)

The twice-yearly Copenhagen fashion week brings the trends for the coming seasons and with it the fashion festival, which with its 200 plus events ensures the week can be enjoyed by the public as well.

CPH Fashion Festival
various locations, Aug 3-8; copenhagenfashionfestival.com





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