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Events - Iceland

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Music

January:   2023   Myrkir Músíkdagar, Reykjavík (classic music)
March:   2023   Músíktilrauna, Reykjavík
April:   2023   Blúshátíð í Reykjavík
    2023   Aldrei fór ég suður, Ísafjörður
June:   2023   Secret Solstice, Reykjavík
July:   2023   Þjóðlagasetrið á Siglufirði (folk music festival)
    2023   Eistnaflug, Neskaupstaður
    2023   Bræðslan, Borgarfirði
    2023   Reykholtshátíð, Borgarfjörður
August:   2022-08-13 - 2022-08-19   Jazzhátíð Reykjavíkur
October:   2022-10-06 - 2022-10-09   Extreme Chill Festival, Hellissandur
November:   2022-11-02 - 2022-11-05   Iceland Airwaves, Reykjavík

Festivals

February:   2023-02-02 - 2023-02-05   Vetrarhátíð, Reykjavík
    2023   List í Ljósi, Seyðisfjörður (outdoor art event)
March:   2023   Stockfish Film Festival, Reykjavík
April:   2023-04-18 - 2023-04-23   Barnamenningarhátíð, Reykjavík (children culture festival)
    2023   Bjartir Dagar, Hafnarfjörður
May:   2023-05-03 - 2023-05-07   HönnunarMars, Reykjavík (design festival)
Juni:   2023   Listahátíð í Reykjavík (arts festival)
    2023   Skjaldborg, Patreksfirði (film festival)
    2023   Sjómannadagurinn, Reykjavík (Seamen′s day)
    2023-06-17   17. Júní, Reykjavík (icelandic national day)
    2023   Sólstöðuhátíð, Grímsey
    2023   Danskir Dagar í Stykkishólmi
    2023   Hamingjudagar, Hólmavík
    2023   Írskir Dagar, Akranes
July:   2023   Landsmót Hestamanna, Hella (horse show)
    2023   Hríseyjarhátíð
    2023   LungA, Seyðisfjörður
    2023   Franskir Dagar, Fáskrúðsfirði
    2023   Trilludagar, Siglufjörður (city and harbour festival)
    2023   Berjadagar, Ólafsfjörður
    2023-07-28 - 2023-07-30   Þjóðhátíð, Vestmannaeyjar
    2023-07-28 - 2023-07-30   Verslunarmannahelgin, countrywide events (Trademen′s weekend)
August:   2023-08-10 - 2023-08-12   Act Alone, Isafjörður (theater festival)
    2022-08-13 - 2022-08-22   Réttir Food Festival, Sauðárkrókur and surroundings
    2023   Handverkshátíðin, Eyjafjarðarsveit
    2023   Fiskidagurinn Mikli "Fjölskylduhátíð", Dalvík ("The Great Fish Day")
    2022-08-26 - 2022-08-28   Akureyrarvaka, Akureyri
September:   2022-09-01 - 2022-09-04   Ljósanótt í Reykjanesbaer (light festival)
    2022-09-10 - 2022-09-18   Ormsteiti, Egilsstaðir
    2022   Lókal, Reykjavík (theater festival)
    2022-09-29 - 2022-10-09   RIFF - Reykjavík International Film Festival
October   2022-10-06 - 2022-10-09   A! Gjörningahátíð, Akureyri (performance festival)
    2022   Mýrin Bókmenntahátíð, Reykjavík (childrens literature festival)
    2023   Sequences - real time art festival, Reykjavík
    2022-10-21 - 2022-10-23   Northern Wave International Film Festival, Grundarfjörður
    2022   List án Landamaera, Gerðubergi (art without borders)
November:   2022   IceCon, Reykjavík

Sports

January:   2023-01-26 - 2023-01-29   Reykjavík Bridge Festival
    2023   Reykjavík International Games (sports contest, chess, dancing, climbing, bowling, judo, darts and much more)
March:   2023   Iceland Winter Games, Akureyri (ski festival)
    2023   Vetrarhátíð við Mývatn (festival of - for Iceland - non-traditional wintersports)
    2023-03-29 - 2023-04-04   Reykjavík Open (chess tournament)
April:   2023   Buch-Orkugangan, Krafla - Húsavík (60 km cross country skiing)
    2023-04-15   Fossavatnsgangan, Isafjörður (nordic ski race)
May:   2023-05-25 - 2023-05-27   Viking Ultra Iceland, Reykjanes (125 km running event)
June:   2023-06-02 - 2023-06-03   Hengill Ultra, Hveragerði (several runs with distances from 5 km to 100 miles)
    2023   Blue Lagoon Challenge, Grindavík - Hafnarfjörður (mountainbike race)
    2023   Bíladagar, Akureyri (motorsports festival)
    2023   Mt. Esja Ultra, Mosfellsbær (3, 14 und 45 km races)
    2023-06-22   Miðnæturhlaup, Reykjavík (10 km run)
    2023-06-22 - 2023-06-24   The Arctic Open, Akureyri (golf tournament)
July:   2023   Þorvaldsdalsskokkíð, Þorvaldsdalur (north of Akureyri) (16 and 25 km runs)
    2023   Hlaupahátíð á Vestfjörðum, Ísafjörður - Þingeyri
    2023-07-15   Laugavegurinn Ultra Maraþon, Landmannalaugar (mountain marathon)
    2023-07-26 - 2023-07-30   Rey Cup - Reykjavík International Football Festival
    2023   Ein með öllu & Íslensku Sumarleikarnir, Akureyri (sports festival)
    2023   Mýrarboltinn, Isafjörður (swamp soccer EM)
August:   2022-08-20   Reykjavíkurmaraþon
    2022-08-29 - 2022-09-03   Fire and Ice Ultra (250 km running event through the highland)
December:   2022-12-31   Gamlárshlaup, Reykjavík (10 km new years run)