This Weekend in Copenhagen

Summer students, if you are still in Copenhagen or have just arrived, consider these events in and around the city:

Bernstorff Palace is offering two free events in their courtyard! See below for details, and click here for more inside scoop.

  • Friday, June 14, at 22.00: Open Air Film Show – A Royal Affair (this movie was nominated an Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film, and Court Bernstorff is featured in the movie!)
  • Sunday, June 16, at 15.00: Royal Outdoor Summer Ballet

Lousiana Museum of Modern Art, one of the most prestigious modern art museums in Scandinavia, will hold a 45 minute dance performance in its sculpture park over looking the sound.The performance is free, given that you’ve paid for admission to the museum prior. One of the exhibits featured right now is all about Yoko Ono! With a picnic, friends, and sunshine, this should be a fantastic show with an unbeatable view. Key info to know: The dancers will begin on June 15 & 16 at 15.00

Outdoor sculpture at LouisianaFor more information on the dancers and the location of Lousiana, click here.

Last chance to check out the ‘Your Harbour’ Exhibit held at the Danish Architecture Center! Hear more about the thought behind Copenhagen’s new urban developments. Find out what all that noise on the waterfront is about.

_MG_2550Copenhagen favorites, Nabiha & Shaka Loveless play tonight at Tivoli for the Friday Rock concert! The concert starts at 22.00. If you don’t have a season pass to Tivoli, than the concert is 135 DKK after 20.00 – the entrance fee to Tivoli. See who else is playing this summer at Tivoli!


If you attend these events this weekend, make sure to tag Instagram photos with #DISabroad or upload to Summer 2013 Flickr page, with a short caption about your experience. Additionally, if you’re just looking to explore, make sure to read the summer students tips on Copenhagen’s best summer spots!

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