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Festivals in Norway

Northern Lights Festival

For twenty-five years, the city of Tromso has immersed itself in a musical extravaganza the last week of January. The Northern Lights Festival hosts music from a wide variety of genres which include  modern music, opera, jazz, chamber music and symphonic orchestras.

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Inferno Metal Festival

Inferno Metal Festival takes place in Oslo every Easter, and draws metal lovers from all over the world.

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Forde Folk Music Festival

Forde Traditional and World Music Festival is the largest festival in Scandinavia for traditional art / world music and dance from all over the world.

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OYA Festival

One of Oslo’s largest music festivals, with a lineup that always includes big international names.

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Notodden Blues Festival

Notodden Blues Festival is the largest blues festival in Europe, and it is widely known as “Europe’s best blues experience”.

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A few more Festivals held throughout the year in Norway are:-

Tromso International Film Festival

Official Website

Location Tromso

Extreme Sports Week

Official Website

Location Voss

North Norway Festival

Official Website

Location Harstad

Norwegian Short Film Festival

Official Website

Location Grimstad

Oslo Live Festival

Official Website

Location Oslo

Hole in the Sky – Bergen Metal Fest

Official Website

Location Bergen

Oslo Jazz Festival

Official Website

Location Oslo

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Amazing Destinations

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Sildajazz – Haugesund International Jazz Festival

Official Website

Location Haugesund

Oslo International Film Festival

Official Website

Location Oslo