During summer, town festivals attract large groups of people around the country, dominating the event calendar. 

Mark your calendar! From June through the end of August, Iceland hosts a wide array of festivals.

Iceland’s summer is a vibrant tapestry of festivals, celebrating everything from the nation’s rich cultural heritage and eccentric events to its natural resources and artistic innovation.

Throughout June, July, and August, the country hosts various events, from music and arts festivals to town celebrations and outdoor activities. These festivals take place all around Iceland, offering unique glimpses into local culture and traditions. Whether honoring fishermen, showcasing heavy metal, or featuring car races and hiking adventures, Iceland’s summer festivals provide an unforgettable experience for everyone.

View the summer festivals on Inspired by Iceland

Happy summer

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