Folkemødet – The People's Political Festival

Denmark’s Political Festival on Bornholm

June 15.-18. 2017

The idea: Folkemødet is a meeting of people and politicians, where Bornholm provides the venue for Danish politicians to debate current political issues.

All events are free and within walking distance of each other.

Each political party represented in Folketinget has the opportunity to hold a major speech

The event is inspired by Almedal Week (www.almedalsveckan.se ) in the town of Visby, Gotland in Sweden.

What to see?

The extensive program covers a variety of subjects.

Most of the events are in Danish but a few is in English.

Check out the 2016 program here. If you want information on a specific event, try out Google translate to give you an idea of what is happening.

In case you need assistance with translation, we have many nationalities living on Bornholm who could help you.

Please call +45 5692 1308