Green events in Oslo, the 2019 European Green Capital

Green events in Oslo

Celebrate the environment throughout 2019.

During its tenure as the European Green Capital, Oslo hosts hundreds of different events that highlight and celebrate sustainability and the environment in one way or another.

Ranging from citywide festivals to quirky markets and children's workshops, the programme includes green events for everyone. Many of them are free of charge.

We have gathered some of the upcoming highlights below. If you'd like to see if anything special is going on while you are visiting, check our day-by-day green calendar.

Selected highlights

Due to their various commitments to eco-friendliness, some of Oslo's large annual events are also part of the European Green Capital programme this year. 

International Dance Days
 use the streets of Oslo to celebrate dance, Oslo Vegetarian Festival highlights the many benefits of vegetarianism, Øya Festival is one of the most eco-friendly festivals in Europe, and Passion for Ocean puts on a real spectacle to show you why you should be crazy for the ocean – to mention some.

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