Clarion Hotel Winn
Norra Slottsgatan 9 Box 1417
Gavle, 801 38
Phone: (46) 26 64 70 00
Fax: (46) 26 64 70 09
Very few theaters in Sweden are as old as the Gävle Teater. This 131-year-old building has played host to artists visiting from across the country and outside. Over the years the theater has seen many theatrical performances, comedy, farce, opera, dance, music shows, family shows and circus. With such a variety of entertainment on the box office, the theater has become a center of all cultural and art activities in Gävle. While you are at the Gävle Teater don't forget to check out the in-house Cafe Amadeus. It serves hot coffees, teas, soft drinks and snacks one hour before the show and also during breaks.
Situated in Gävle, Spegeln, mirrors the vibrancy of the city. With several renowned musicians and performers gracing the stage, one is guaranteed complete entertainment. Providing the city with the right doze of fun and leisure, it is a fun place to visit for an entertaining night out in the city. From the cafe within the premises one can enjoy delicious snacks during interval time. For information on current and future programs and events, log on to their website.
Celebrating the culture of a people, the Kulturhus Lätting is a center that organizes several programs for children and young people. With several exhibitions, workshops and theatrical productions, it exhibits rich culture while celebrating new talent. The plethora of events and activities offered provide a rage of excitement for the natives and the tourists alike. While in Gävle, be a part of the activities and programs organized by the center to make your stay exiting and enjoyable.
For Gävle Konserthus autumn is a peak season to begin with new programs. From then on across winter Gavle dwellers are offered a wide array of concerts bridging across various genres. So there is something for all tastes, be it the contemporary or the classical ones. The central concert hall called the Gevalia Hall can seat 800 spectators and serves as a restaurant till the concerts begin. The smaller Linde Hall has space for 150 people. Apart from being a cultural center, Gävle Konserthus also takes care of needs of business community in Gavle by offering a number of conference rooms. To know more about these and other details please visit the theater website.
Wish to know more about the culture of Gävle or simply mingle with talented locals? Then Musikhuset is the place to be. The Music Hall invites budding musicians to record their new tunes by means of their recording studio as also to rehearse their resounding melodies in their rehearsal hall. Equipped with the best amenities, the hall encourages programs associated to music and other performing arts. The church built in 1891 has been converted into a space where one can host private parties, conduct business conferences and various other activities. For further information, log on to their website.
The Folkets Hus Gävle located at a short distance away from the Gävle station throws open its premises to various activities and groups. Equipped with conference rooms that can accommodate a sizable number of people, it also functions as a business center. Calling performers to use their space, they provide a platform for showcasing and encouraging budding talent. The premises also contains a restaurant serving sumptuous cuisine. For further information, call on the numbers mentioned.
Maxim - Gävle is a center for all buzz in various concerts, both local and international, featuring renowned bands like Danko Jones, Swedish rapper Daniel Adams-Ray and so on.
Bunkern is a huge skating arena that is frequented by skaters from several parts of the region. This modern arena is open throughout the year for training sessions, skating championships and other local events. For those who love skating, Bunkern is a paradise. If you happen to be in Gavle, do not forget to witness a skating championship at the Bunkern.
Placing itself at the center of art in Gävle, the Gävle Konstcentrum promotes local and international art of all kinds. Exhibitions, presentations, seminars and discussions concerning the promotion of art in the city are periodically undertaken. The center organizes various kinds of activities like guided tours of the various art works within the city for the purpose of getting students and young people to appreciate art. For further information on current exhibitions, log on to their website.
To catch a glimpse of your favorite sport and join in the ecstatic screaming crowds, pay a visit to the Strömvallen i Gävle. The stadium, recognized as the oldest sports arena in Sweden is solely dedicated to football. Equipped with modern amenities, it facilitates undisturbed sports hysteria. Sports persons can enjoy playing in the stadium that can seat upto 7300. For further information, log on to their website.
The Parken in Gävle, Sweden has witnessed performances by Motorhead, Judas Priest, The Hellacpters, Backyard and many more local and international bands. Both dances and concerts can be staged with equal ease, thanks to the excellent acoustics and light facilities. The 900 capacity venue has a large stage area and an outdoor space for 5000 spectators. An on-site catering service along with a well-stocked bar is also readily available. For further details, check the website or call ahead.
When the Gavlerinken Arena was sold by the Gavle municipality to the local professional ice hockey club, the Brynäs IF, it was converted into the Lakerol Arena. Rebuilt into a much larger stadium than it earlier was, Lakerol Arena today has a capacity for more than 8000 spectators. The arena is not just for sports, though, as even concerts, conferences and trade fairs can be held in this spacious structure. Five bars, one restaurants and a cafe take care of the eating and drinking needs of visitors. The Lakerol Arena also provides lodging facilities. Visit the website for details.