Classic British post-punk, Ethiopian global superstars and Northern Soul take over the Main Stage. Prize-winning dance companies and astonishing contemporary circus on Sergels Torg, 7,000 dominoes around the city, Pop Art super-structures at Norrbro and world famous pianos-as-art throughout the city for our United Kingdom theme. The second stage moves to Skeppsbron and the Kulturhustaket roof terrace returns with film nights under the stars. Europe’s biggest festival for young people We Are Sthlm takes over Kungsträdgården, with a star-studded line-up and a daytime programme packed with activities.
The Stockholm Culture Festival is free entry, takes place 11–16 August, and offers something for all ages. This year’s festival theme is the United Kingdom!