Events and Festivals in Roskilde

Roskilde Festival: The Legendary festival inspired by Woodstock, is still going strong since 1971. People camp out to secure a place close to the stage, tickets sell out very fast. Bars, restaurants, food stalls and supermarkets.

Market Day : Wednesdays and Saturdays in the square next to Roskilde Cathedral, you can buy fresh fish, fruit, vegetables, delicacies, gourmet food, jewelry, hand crafts, antiques and all sorts of fare. Go after 8am.

Open Air Concerts in City Park: Free open air concert every Tuesday night in July. A showcase of local and unknown artists altogether on one night. Take a picnic.8. OtherEvening Concert at the Roskilde Monastery: Originally a manor house for unmarried noblewomen in the 1500’s, the monastery offers guided tours and free concerts in the spectacular gardens in August.

Roskilde Agricultural Show: An exhibition from farmers and agricultural professionals, who wish to show off their wares. Exhibitions, country food stalls, fun and entertainment for the entire family.