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This is what’s on – there’s something for everyone

If you are a music lover, there is a varied concert program with lots of interesting music experiences. But, if you don’t fancy music, don’t worry; there are other events on offer like public fairs, theatre shows, lectures and art exhibitions.

VM women's handball 2015

Biggest events of the year

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Experiences right now

If you are looking for inspiration for your next fun outing, then check out what is going on at this very moment. We’re sure you’ll find just the right experience for you.

Try the sledding hill
Photo: herningCentret

Try the sledding hill

6. November - 23. December 2023.

Come and try the fantastic sledding hill. The sleds are ready for the children to have a blast on sledding hill version 2.0! Meanwhile, parents can enjoy the cozy Chr...


2023 IHF Women's World Championship - Handball

30 November - 17 December 2023.

Herning and Jyske Bank Boxen will once again host a big handball party in Denmark. Jyske Bank Boxen has already formed the framework for a sea of ​​Danish national mat...

Meet Santa Claus
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Meet Santa Claus

1 December - 23 December 2023.

Ho ho hoooo... Who is flying around in a sleigh and using the chimney as an entrance? You're absolutely right... it's Santa Claus, and he's visiting herningCentret this...


Burhan G & Danmarks Underholdningsorkester - Det store Juleshow

14 December 2023.

“Tinka, you are dreaming. Do you think we can get back to magic?” Burhan G wrote in 2017 as the start of the title melody for this year's Christmas calendar 'Tinka's Christmas Adven...


Sissel Kyrkjebø

Friday 15 December.

Get into the true Christmas spirit with the beautiful tones of the holiday season when the talented Sissel Kyrkjebø returns to MCH Herning Kongrescenter on December 15 with the co...

Vox 11
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Vox 11

16. December at 4.30 & 8.00 pm.

The vocal group Vox 11 once again returns home to Herning and gives the traditional Christmas concert at Fermaten. Christmas atmosphere and good mood are guaranteed w...

Sport 2023
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Sport 2023

Saturday 6 January 2024 at 09.00 pm.

Come and watch a TV show come to life. Watch the stars of the sport being celebrated, volunteers being honored, the TV presenters at work and enjoy the musical el...

Cohen - a tribute concert
Photo: VisitHerning

Cohen - a tribute concert

Friday 12th January 2024 at 8.00PM. 

The last time the band was on tour, there were sold-out houses everywhere and it turned into a long series of beautiful evenings, where the band's completely uniq...

Natteliv Østergade
Photo: Jannie Nyegaard

See more events

Have a look at the event calendar. There are exciting events all year around in Herning and Ikast-Brande. Experience amazing concerts at Jyske Bank Boxen, professional fairs and fairs open to the public at MCH Messecenter Herning, inspiring lectures in MCH Herning Kongrescenter, the food market at Strøgcentret in Ikast, and much more.

Future large events

There’s a reason that we are Denmark’s destination for businesses, events, art and great experiences. Have a look at what’s on in 2023. Even more unique experiences with the people you care about. See you again soon!

2023 IHF Women's Handball Championship

30 November - 17 December. Herning and Jyske Bank Boxen will once again host a big handball party in Denmark.

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DM ugen Herning


DM week 2024

17 - 23 June 2023. The successful DM week, where over 200 Danish champions will be found in a wide variety of sports, will be held in Herning Municipality in 2024.

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VM Ishockey 2018

Photo:Jannie Nyegaard

IIHF Ishockey VM 2025

9 - 25 May 2025. The 2025 IIHF World Championship will be the 89th World Ice Hockey Championship organized by the IIHF. The championship will be held in Sweden and Denmark.

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All this is going on in Herning and Ikast-Brande, and you’re invited

Are you ready for world-class, unique experiences? Then check out what’s on in Herning and Ikast-Brande; Denmark’s top destinations for business, events, art and great experiences.

Many of our visitors come to the area on business for some of the many fairs and conferences at MCH Messecenter Herning. Business tourists also come to the area for meetings with the many international companies that reside in the area.

We look forward to welcoming you when you visit us for one of these large events, concerts or sporting events. Or maybe you’ll come to experience our wonderful art and culture, or nature and outdoor activities such as fishing, hiking, canoeing, golfing.

Children (and the young at heart) can also enjoy a great number of experiences and activities. Have fun at Baboon City, the skate parks, nature playgrounds, mountain bike tracks, football golf or maybe at one of our fun water parks.

There really is something for everyone in Herning and Ikast-Brande.