Hans Christian Andersen Festival

Odense is the place to visit for cultural activities for all ages.

This festival is one of Denmark`s most famous ones. Every year in late summer the Hans Christian Andersen Festival take place in his hometown Odense.

A recognisable H. C. Andersen universe in theatrical performances, lectures and guided tours, but equally something completely different as Street Art, concerts, light shows and more - activities which are an extension of the Hans Christian Andersen's universe with plenty of fuel for the imagination. The Festival area is the centre of Odense.

Facts about the H.C Andersens Festival
  • One of the largest cultural festivals in Denmark
  • You can experience more than 500 cultural activities
  • 90 per cent of the experiences are for free 
  • The festival started in 2013 and is a non-profit organization


See more: Hans Christian Andersen House in Odense

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22 Aug - 29 Aug 2021