The Stockholm events reflect the cultural heritage and traditional legacy of the city. All through the year a number events take place in the city of Stockholm. These events attract the international tourists and provide full entertainment to the local residents.
Some of the most remarkable events that are held in different parts of the city are Stockholm Jazz Festival, Polar Music Prize Days, Stockholm Pride, Popaganda, and Nobel Prize Day.
Stockholm Jazz Festival- A Major Event in Stockholm
Stockholm Jazz Festival is a very popular cultural event of the city which is celebrated during summers. It is one of the oldest events of the Swedish city of Stockholm. From across the globe highly-talented artists visit Sweden to participate in the festival. Some of the places where Stockholm Jazz Festival has been held are Hotell Anglais, Kungstradgarden, Moderna museet and the Stockholm Concert Hall.
Some of the artists who performed in this festival of Stockholm are Stan Getz,Sven Arne Domnerus, Nils Landgren, Peps Persson, Arne Domnerus,
Monica Zetterlund, Lisa Ekdahl, Dizzy Gillespie, Dizzy Gillespie and Miriam Makeba.
Stockholm Marathon is another popular event of Stockholm which had started in the year of 1979. More than 18,000 athletes from each corners of the world come here to participate in this interesting sport event. Some of the winners of the Stockholm Marathon who have acquired name and fame are Ingrid Kristiansen, Evy Palm, Landeghem, Ake Eriksson, Philip Bandawe, Daniel Mbuli, Hugh Jones, Agapius Masong, Heide Brenner, Esther Kiplagat, and Jeff Wells.
Polar Music Prize Days
Polar Music Prize Days is world's one of the most-prestigious music award ceremonies. In this prize distribution ceremony a number of seminars, workshops, exhibitions and film shows are held. The Royal Swedish Academy of Music actively takes part in this event.
The events of Stockholm throw light on the vibrant and dynamic character of the city.