Midsummer Eve in Helsingør and surroundings

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In North Sealand on Midsummer Eve there are traditionally a lot of events with bonfires and speeches. See here what happens in Helsingør and surroundings in 2014:

Midsummer Eve at Hotel Marienlyst, Helsingør
Midsummer bonfire speech by Anders Lund Madsen and free concert by Pernille Rosendahl. The fire is lit at 9.30 pm, before you can enjoy a delicious Midsummer menu in the restaurant from 5.30 pm.

Torchlight Midsummer Eve in Espergaerde
Torchlight from Espergaerde Centre at 6.00 pm. to the beach. Activities on the harbour for children and adults throughout the evening, e.g. roasting marshmallows, musical entertainment by Ole Gas, sales of beer, soft drinks and coffee. Bonfire speech by Randi Rosenfeldt at 9.20 pm. and the bonfire is lit and the midsummer song sung at. 9.30 pm. by Egebæksvang choir.

Midsummer bonfire at Hornbæk Harbour
8.00 pm. the pier bar on the harbour opens. At 8.30 pm. there will be musical entertainment, 9.45 pm. official welcome speech. Then there's torchlight procession to the bonfire on the beach where Mayor Benedikte Kiær holds the bonfire speech.

Midsummer Eve on Langebro in Ålsgårde 
From 6.00 pm. drinks and meals can be purchased. At 9.00 pm. Elsinore City Orchestra entertains . The bonfire is lit at 9.45 pm.

Midsummer Eve at Snekkersten Harbour
Midsummer Eve celebration from 4:00 to 11.00 pm. Food stalls, children's activities and musical entertainment. The fire on a floating platform is sailed out in the middle of the harbour at 7.30 pm. The Shanty Choir sings at. 8.30 pm. At 9.30 pm. bonfire speech and the bonfire is lit at. 10.00 pm.


Event date/time
23/06/2014 - 23/06/2014 Sankt Hans aften i Helsingør KommuneMonday -

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    • Hornbæk
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