What is Kulturernas Karneval?

Uppsalas most heartwarming festival

Kulturernas Karneval (Carnival of Cultures) is a big cultural meeting and a festival which includes a thundering carnival parade and a 2-day festival filled with concerts, dance performances, workshops, theater, a food and craft market and loads of children’s activities. The event has during it’s eight years become one of the city’s main events and are a warmly appreciated tradition in Uppsala’s cultural life. The festival is free to visit and has over the years given thousands of visitors wonderful cultural experiences and new impressions.

The festival will take place 20-21 May 2017. Welcome to visit Uppsala’s own festival filled with love, fellowship and joy.

Program

Childrens area

Childrens area

Fun for the whole family

Theatre and show

Theatre and show

A good laugh furthers the life's length!

Workshops

Workshops

Try dance, yoga and capoeira

Art exhibitions

Art exhibitions

Colors, shapes and impressions

Market

Market

Tastes from around the world and exciting meetings

Dance

Dance

Lots of concerts, from hip hop to world music

Music

Music

Lots of concerts, from hip hop to world music

Carnival parade

Carnival parade

Percussion and dance in a colorful parade

Festival Information

Venue

Engelska Parken, Uppsala
3 scenes, market, family area
20 may 11-22, 21 may 11-20

Transport

From Uppsala centralstation
By walk: 15 min
Stadsbuss Busstop Slottsbacken: 5 min

Food and services

Food culture from all over the world
Handicrafts and sweets
Seatings, toilettes, RWC

Gallery

Our partners and sponsors

What would the carnival be without friends?

We have the great pleasure of working with companies and organizations that share our passion for culture. Our sponsors and partners are hugely important to us and we are very thankful to our friends!

Main partners

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Statens musikverk
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Världsklass Uppsala
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Uppsala Kommun
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Statens Kulturråd
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Kulturens

Gold partners

Uppsalatidningen

Bronze Partners

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Länsförsäkringar i Uppsala
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Mix megapol
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Folkesson
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Ramirent
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Cramo

Friends

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Uppsala konsert och kongress
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ICA Kvantum Gränby Centrum
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Bilda
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Uppsala musikverkstad
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Flugger färg

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