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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.

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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.


Emil Midé Erichsen

2 February 2023 at 7 pm.

The compass needle points to the north and the skis are clicked on. The temperature is minus 30-35 degrees and it is very far to the palm trees to the south, and a cooling br...

Poul Krebs
Photo: MCH

Poul Krebs

Thursday 2 February 2023 at 20.00. 

He has played his last major festival, but 66-year-old Poul Krebs has not put an end to his amazing concert career, which is now being added to with a brand new co...


Yamaha Supercross & Freestyle Show

Friday 3 February 2023 - Saturday 4 February 2023.

Spectacular super-cross speeds up again in the Jyske Bank Boxen. For the 28th time, the Jyske Bank Box forms the backdrop when the Yamaha SuperCross...

Motorshow 2023
Photo: MCH

Motorshow 2023

3 - 5 February 2023.

Motorshow Herning is Denmark's largest car, motorcycle and motorsport exhibition for the demanding Danish public with petrol in their blood - a veritable paradise for every car a...


Andrew Lloyd Webber Gala

9 February 2023 at 8 pm. 

A number of internationally renowned soloists with extraordinary voices as well as a singing and dancing ensemble take the audience on an emotional roller coaster ride: Love...


Winter Holiday in Herning and Ikast-Brande 2023

Have a wonderful winter holiday in Herning and Ikast-Brande.


Dining Week in Højhuset
Photo: Dining Week / Food Movers

Dining Week in Højhuset

Højhuset in Birk, Herning is a protected historical building and an exciting place for art, culture, farming and dining. When ECCO FEI World Championships pay a visit to Herning from August 4-12, Højh...

Absolute Bass
Photo: MCH

Absolute Bass

Saturday 18 February 2023 9 PM.

Basel-loving audiences can once again look forward to a rhythm-heavy party night with 'Absolute Bass' when the concept returns to MCH Herning Kongrescenter on 18 Febru...


Santander Final4 2023

Watch the battle for the cup title in the Jyske Bank Box.

Intense duels on the hall floor and activities for fans of all ages await when the next cup winner on the men's handball side is to be found....

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 2022. Even more unique experiences with the people you care about. See you again soon!

Ferie for Alle (Holiday for Everybody)


Ferie for alle 2023 (Danish Travel show)

24 - 26 February 2023. Ferie for alle is the biggest and most important holiday fair in Scandinavia. You are guaranteed to find a lot of inspiration for your next holiday, whether the trip goes to Bornholm or Borneo - by car, ship or airplane. 
In 2020 the fair had: 63,362 visitors, more than 3,000 trade visitors and 1.100 exhibitors.

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Hest & Rytter (Horse & Rider)

Photo:Jannie Nyegaard, VisitHerning

Horse & Rider

9 - 12 March 2023. If you love horses and horse riding you do not want to miss out on the Horse & Rider exhibition. It takes place at the same time as Danish Warmbloods National Stallion Show and the joint event usually attracts more than 60,000 visitors.

Approx. 300 exhibitors are expected to participate in the coming event.

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Royal Run 2023

Må kun bruges i forbindelse med Royal Run 2023Photo:Lars Horn / Baghuset

Royal Run 2023

29 May 2023. Come and join the Royal Run in Herning. Herning is ready to welcome everyone to the biggest running party of the year in Denmark!

Everyone can join in when the town of Herning and the beautiful, central Jutland surroundings form the framework for the Royal Run 2023 on 29 May.

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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.

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