Calendar of events 2016

January 6th is the last day of Christmas in Iceland, Festivities are held all over the country, with elf themed bonfires and fireworks.
January 21st – 31st – Reykjavik International Games – 22 various sporting events
February – Winter Lights Festival – Sensational works of light-art in the days of most darkness
February 18th -20th – Sonar Reykjvaik – Music festival, up close experience at smaller stages at Harpa
March 2nd – 6th – Food and Fun – Collaboration of Europes and USA Chefs at Reykjavik´s restaurants
March 10- 13th – DesignMarch – Fashion, Furniture, Architecture, Food Design, local design scene
May June – Reykjavik Arts Festival – Two weeks of of exhibitions and performances
June 17th – Icelands National day – Family day, local festivities
August 6th – Gay Pride – Parade at city central
August – Reykjavik Jazz – 4 day Jazz festival (mid august)
August – Jokulsarlon Fireworks Show – Spectacular illuminated icebergs (2nd or 3rd saturday in august)
August 20th – Reykjavik Culture Night – All day festivites in the City
August 20th – Reykjavik Marathon – Centre of Reykjavik
2015
September 24th – October 4th – RIFF Reykjavik International Film Festival – 11 days, wide range of films
October 9th – Imagine Peace Tower lit in Videy – is an outdoor work of art conceived by Yoko Ono in
memory of John Lennon
November 3rd – Iceland Airways
November 4th Iceland Airways – Music festival with big name´s line up
December 24th – Christmas Eve – Family night
December 31st – New Years Eve – Bonfires and Fireworks Show all over the capital area

Live from Iceland webcams on events such as New Years Eve Fireworks show http://www.livefromiceland.is/

 

Secret Tour of Iceland

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P0FuspOiTng&feature=youtu.be

Imagine Peace Tower

http://imaginepeacetower.com/

Iceland Airwaves november 5-9

Since the first edition was held in 1999 (in an airplane hangar), Iceland Airwaves has become one of the premier annual showcases for new music – Icelandic and otherwise – in the world. 

Northern Lights

http://grapevine.is/news/2014/09/12/twin-solar-storms-northern-lights-galore/

Volcano Video

 

Volcano!

http://www.mbl.is/frettir/innlent/2014/08/31/amazing_photos_from_the_eruption/

Participate!

https://www.facebook.com/inspiredbyiceland/app_489646037737239

Winter Lights Festival 06.02 -15.02

http://www.winterlightsfestival.is/

Food and Fun Festival in Reykjavík

Special menu all Icelandic ingredients

In collaboration with Reykjavik’s finest restaurants, world-acclaimed chefs from all over the world take over some of the Icelandic restaurant kitchens to prepare special menus consisting of only Icelandic ingredients

Booking early is advised

http://www.foodandfun.is/

Reykjavik, February 26 to March 2, 2014