Iceland Airwaves Goes on Tour

The Iceland Airwaves music festival, which will take place October 13-17 in Reykjavík, is traveling to the US in September to showcase three of the country’s homegrown artists on various student campuses in three weekends.

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Akureyri Festival This Weekend

Akureyrarvaka, an annual festival held around the north Iceland town’s anniversary on August 29, will take place this weekend. To mark the end of the “Summer of Art”, two photography exhibitions will open at the Akureyri Art Museum as part of the festival.

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King of Sweden on Private Visit to Iceland

King of Sweden Carl XVI Gustaf is currently on a private visit to Iceland. On Wednesday evening he was spotted drinking champagne at the Reykjavík nightclub Austur accompanied by a large group of people. He is also said to have visited Ólafur Eggertsson, farmer at Thorvaldseyri below Eyjafjallajökull glacier.

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