Wednesday 7/8 barndance at Sjöstjärnan
Dance to Bo-Christers dance band at the Sjöstjärnans Camping 19.00-22.00. Entrance fee.
Thursday 8/8 Enening open in the stores
All the stores are open until 20.00.
Thursday-Saturday 8-10/8 Market
in the centre of Arvidsjaur.
Friday-Sunday 9-11/8 Sami SM. Swedish summer Sami Championships with cross country running, lasso throwing, reindeer handler's sprint, relays etc. Competitions every day!
Friday 9/8 Inauguration ceremony Same SM
Opening of the Sami championships and price ceremony for the first day of competition in the church at 19.00. Jörgen Stenberg performs a joik.
Friday 9/8 Lovisa Negga
Sami singer performing in the cot by Hotell Laponia. Open from 18.00, performance later in the evening.
Saturday 10/8 Spelmansstämma in Abborrträsk.
from 12.00. Folk music, food, lotteries. Dance to Garibalders local band between 20.00-24.00!
Saturday 10/8 Noise Makers & Avant at Sameland
Cover band Noise Makers in the beer tent, dance band Avant in the dance barn at Sameland. 22.00-02.00.
Thursday 15/8 Fermented herring premiere in Abborrträsk.
Fermented herring feast at 18.00 in the car store in Abborrträsk, no booking! Price 60 SEK/person. Fermented herring or hot dogs, potatoes, onion, bread, 1 soda or beer, coffe and fika included in the price. Entertainment and lotteries.
Saturday 17/8 Car trunk loppis
Gamla Prästgården 10.00-14.00.
Wednesday 21/8 Barn dance at Sjöstjärnan
Dance to Barrabazz dance band at Sjöstjärnans Camping 19-22. Entrance fee.
Friday-Sunday 23-25/8 Storstämningshelgen
Sami weekend with competitions and feast in Lappstaden!
Friday 23/8 Concert in Arvidsjaur Church
opening of Storstämningshelgens invigning. VAIMO - Sami, Finnish, tornedalish and Swedish music.
Sat-Sun 24-25/8 BMR weekend
From 12:00 – BMR weekend at Exercise gym (Camp Gielas facilities,
free entrance). Gladiators from TV, fitnesscompetition. More info:
Saturday 25/9 Autumn fair
For entertainment, shows, disco and dance, see www.hotell-laponia.se