Enjoy the Annual Winter lights Festival in Reykjavik from 2-5 February!
Never short of ideas to light up those long winter nights, the City of Reykjavik will soon be hosting their annual Winter Lights Festival with a number of impressive light installations, concerts and readings! Celebrated for four days from 2-5 February, this year’s event will be opened officially on Thursday, February 2nd by the mayor of Reykjavik Dagur.B. Eggertsson at Hallgrímskirkja Church at 7:30 pm. The church will be illuminated for the occasion by a light-art installation by local artist Ingvar Björn. Over the course of the festival, there will be countless free cultural events taking place across the city with all of the city’s museums and geothermal swimming pools taking part. The local ski resort will also be participating and the much-loved Museum Night will also be celebrated on Friday 3rd with Pool Night returning on Saturday 4th Feb. To give you a taster of what to expect here are a few of our favourite snaps from previous events.