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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.

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.

Open air opera
Photo: HEART

Open air opera

Sunday 29 May 2022 at 4.00-5.30 PM. 


Free access.

Fantastic voices in the open air have gradually become a permanent tradition for audiences throughout Denmark. For the 16th time, the Royal Theat...

Photo: MCH


Friday June 10 2022 at 8 pm

The iconic rockband Scorpions are coming to Herning on their upcominig world tour. The masters behind the timeless classic "Wind Of Change" and a number of other hits take...

Garmin Challenge Herning
Photo: Theis Poulsen

Garmin Challenge Herning

11 June 2022 at 10 am.

The Middle Distance is the main event of GARMIN CHALLENGEHERNING. The athletes will swim 1.9 km in the beautiful Fuglsang lake, followed by a 90 km bike ride through the scenic...

Natteliv Østergade
Photo: Jannie Nyegaard

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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!

Garmin Challenge Herning

11 June 2022 you can experience triathlon in Herning. The Middle Distance is the main event of GARMIN CHALLENGEHERNING. The athletes will swim 1.9 km in the beautiful Fuglsang lake, followed by a 90 km bike ride through the scenic surroundings of Herning. The finish line will be crossed after a 21.1 km run through the Herning city centre.

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International Street Art Festival

25 - 26 June 2022 you can experience street art in Brande. 15 artists from all over the world will attend the festival and paint in the streets. There will be street food in Jernbanegade and you can explore the many gable paintings around the city. 

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Pferdefotografie Stefan Lafrantz - R. Bost

ECCO FEI World Championships 2022

Denmark has been appointed to host the ECCO FEI World Championships Herning - Denmark 6th. - 14th. August 2022 in jumping, dressage, para-dressage and vaulting. We look forward to welcome you all to Denmark in August 2022 and aim to host an unforgettable event for everyone involved.

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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.