Cultural Night - Menningarnótt - Reykjavik
If you want to be in Reykjavik on Cultural Night, you would need to be there on a Saturday around Reykjavik‘s birthday which is on the 18th of August. The city comes to life where everyone can listen to music and experience all kinds of cultural events everywhere in the city, mainly in the city center. The citizens are a part of the atmosphere which is created on this day, where they open their doors to the public and welcome you to their homes. Hot Icelandic waffles with jam and cream are usually offered to the guests. You will have the opportunity to experience Icelandic art in different ways and we promise that you will not be disappointed!
You can enjoy fireworks as well as plenty of Icelandic music in the city center in the evening. All events are free.
In 2014: Cultural Night is on 23rd of August.