About Aarhus Festival >
Aarhus Festival is among the largest cultural events in Scandinavia and showcases both local, national and international artists.Aarhus Festival is highly esteemed and recognized both in Denmark and abroad.
The patron of Aarhus Festival is HM Queen Margrethe II and the Mayor of Aarhus is Chairman of the Festival Board. The festival is held in late August and early September.
Aarhus Festival was first held in September 1965 and has developed into both an international festival and a major local cultural event.
For 10 days every year in August - September the streets and alleys, clubs, stages, galleries and museums of Aarhus are teeming with entertainment and events. Read more here.
Aarhus Conversations: Erica Jong >
Listen to this conversation that took place during Aarhus Festival 2012 with the American feminist, author and debater Erica Jong and journalist Stéphanie Surruge on gender, choice and love.