When? 23–24th May
Festival: Saturday, May 23, 11am - 10pm
Sunday, May 24, 11am - 5pm
Carnival parade: Saturday 12: 00-13: 30
Children's Carnival parade: Sunday 14:00
We want everyone to feel welcome and be able to share cultural experiences, so come as you are in all weathers, we are there!
Find the party
The party is the Engelska Parken in Uppsala. Officially, the park is called the Carolina Park, but among most it is known as the Engelska Parken. Address: Carolinaparken, Kåbo, 753 10 Uppsala.
From Uppsala Central Station you can either walk about 15 minutes or take a city bus which takes about 5 minutes. The buses that go here are 6, 11 or 20 and get off at stop "Slottsbacken". Timetables can be found at: UL.se.
The Carnival parade runs through central Uppsala. It starts on Nedre Slottsgatan and ends in Engelska Parken.
The bikes are advantageously parked in the Carolina Redivivas or Campus Engelska Park bicycle racks. Car parking is available nearby, including at Ekonomikum and along Kyrkogårdsgatan. Most parking has a parking fee of SEK 10-20 / hour. Have a look at Uppsala Municipality's parking map.
FThe party site in Engelska Parken is a flat area with wide gravel paths with small gravel. There is access to the disabled toilet. There is handicap parking (4) adjacent to the area, which are located at Campus Engelska Parken (special permission is required). Travel service reaches the area via Thunbergsvägen's entrance to Campus Engelska Parken.
Read more about the park www.linneuppsala.se/plats/carolinaparken/.
Families with children
Alcohol & drug free
There is a special children's family area that we call Barnivalen. There are fun activities for the whole family! Adjacent to the Barnivalen are benches and tables, tents for shade and food vendors. There are also toilets close by, one of which has a changing table. The activities of the children 's competition are Saturday - Sunday at. 11-18. You can find more information in this year's festival during the Festival.
At the festival there are program points that suit everything from the smallest to the elderly! We believe that everyone carries their culture in different ways and sharing it with others can be both enriching and evolving. Everyone is welcome to the Cultural Carnival!
The event is an alcohol- and drug-free festival. Which means we ask all our visitors to respect it and let the cultural impressions exert their very own joyful force!
Become a part of the festival
The Cultural Carnival is thanks to the commitment of everyone who participates! About 700 participants in the program, market & engagement square, 100 volunteer and a bunch of collaboration partners makes the Carnival possible together with the visitors. Read more under each page.
Address: Väpnargatan 24 kv 75336 Uppsala
NOTE Limited office hours:
Limited office hours can cause the answer to your question to be delayed, and we thank you for your patience.
Program & Registration
Marketing & Collaborations
Do you have anything more you wonder? Or want to know more about? Then you are welcome to contact us through the contact details above or write us a message directly here.