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Catch your favorite plays at the Storstickan at Jonkopping. Highly noted for showing well established plays such as the Tartuffe by Moliere, this place is the haven for most theater lovers. Make sure to check your local listings and catch your favorite play live. Do call for more information
Stickans Cafe in Jönköping is a cozy little place where you can treat yourself to hot buns, sandwiches, coffees, beers and wines. Apart from the sizzling snacks that it serves, the place is also known for entertaining dance performances and concerts that it hosts. So if you are in Jönköping, make sure you visit Stickans Cafe, it is almost a stone's throw away from the railway station.
Actually meaning 'Popular Cinema', Folkets Bio is a wide spread network. It is basically a cinema theater that serves one and all in general, as a mode of entertainment for the common man. The Jonkoping Bio is housed in the city's very popular Kulturhuset and has been functional since 1987. The theater is extremely simple in its get up with a 109 chair set up, a wide hanging screen and some basic machines. This people's cinema displays varied forms of cinema from world over with a motive of educating as well as entertaining the public. Local events and film festivals are regularly conducted here, considering its mass appeal.
Jönköpings Teater is a significant part of the cultural society in Jönköpings. Since years critically approved plays, concerts have taken place here. The theater itself is built to accommodate a big crowd. The seats are comfortable and provide a clear view of the stage. Equipped with modern high tech sound and light equipments, watching a play here is a novel experience. From comdey, to drama, to family plays are staged at this theater. Contemporary plays such as Massacre God, a Tony Award winning play is staged here. Come by for an enriching theater experience.
Housed inside the City Library, Fokus or Focus is actually a cinema and function hall. A part of the Jonkoping Film Studio and its University, this hall serves as a theater for the University's students. Even sessions related to their study are at times conducted here. This 190 seat hall offers the basic technicalities and has a simple and comfortable get up. Fokus also hosts a variety of cultural events like theater, performances, seminars and other such local events, as it is indirectly administered by the Jonkoping Municipality.
Stadsparksvallen is a multi sports facility in Jönköping. The ground was established in 1902 and is under the ownership of the Jönköping Municipality. It is primarily used for football fixtures, however a number of athletic meets are held here as well. The ground boasts of a complete grass surface and has a capacity to seat 5,200.
One of Jönköping's premier concert venues, the Jönköping Konserthus is housed in a historic structure. Built in 1904, the building still looks quite modern. This theater hosts some of the most popular rock, jazz, and pop concerts, and also is the host of ballet performances, symphonies, and operas. The modern design of this edifice has about 353 seats, and comes well-equipped with state-of-the-art facilities and world-class sound systems that make it one of the most sought after venues in the region. Please see the website for further information.
Located in the Rosenlund district of Jönköping, the Kinnarps Arena is the focal point for major ice hockey events in the city. The stadium is located on the spot where once the Rosenlundhallen stood and has gone through several modifications since. It can accommodate about 7,000 people and it even has special seating and room for the VIPs. Designed by the Swedish architectural firm Flenborns, the building has a modern and functional look. Besides being a hub for ice hockey, the Kinnarps Arena also is the venue for several prominent concerts by such renowned artists like Bob Dylan and Deep Purple. The arena houses four bars, including a sports bar with large screen televisions; a sky-bar with a gorgeous view of the lake; four meeting rooms that can be used for conferences and other events; a restaurant that can accommodate about 230 people; and even a VIP cafe.
Biograf Ugglan actually means Cinema Owl, and is a crucial part of the Raslatt Library in Stadsgarden community center. An extension of the Cultural Department of Jonkoping Municipality, the cinema hall is a place where local and cultural events organized by the Film Studio of University of Jonkoping take place. The cinema is a hub for film festivals and is known for its children's special. The theater also hosts art cinema from world over. A true cinematic experience!
Vapenvallen is a sports facility in Huskvarna which plays host primarily to football fixtures. Local club Husqvarna FF plays its home fixtures here. The stadium hosted its first game in 1912 and has a capacity to seat 4000 spectators.