During the event Shopping Days goes Design, autumnal Gothenburg offers beautiful colours, a wonderful ambience and lots of events and activities for the whole family.
For instance, you can enjoy fashion shows, an arts and design exhibition, inspirational seminars, evening shopping, the latest trends, children's activities, new collections, a farmer's market and much more.
Gothenburg Design Festival, October 22–27
Gothenburg is a creative city with a vibrant design scene. During Gothenburg Design Festival, there will be exhibitions, workshops and seminars exploring how design can create a better future for everyone. The festival is free and open to the public.
Street Art in Haga and Linné
Four artists and a group of students from the public arts school create colourful prints along the street Haga Nygata, Urban Art in Haga. On October 27, there will be an opening ceremony at 1 pm at the square Pehr Erikssons plats in the Haga district, with the artists Jonathan ”Ollio” Josefsson, Sebastian Villabona, S Camilla E Boström and Cecilia Pettersson. The creator of the tiny "mice houses" in Haga, Staffan Lindblom, will be there too. The farmer's market in Haga takes place on the same day, October 27, and the shops in Haga are open on October 28 as well. hagashopping.se
The shopping mall Nordstan, in central Gothenburg, will arrange various activities within the concept Nordstan goes Design. For instance, there will be an exhibition by the Florence Academy of Arts, as well as a group of tattoo artists and body painters displaying their work. Moreover, you can enjoy mega format works from the exhibition World Famous Swedes.
Autumn-coloured balloons will guide you through the shops on the main boulevard Avenyn. Here, you can stroll through the autumn women's and men's fashion, have lunch in one of the boulevard's many restaurants and discover local design in the galleries and museums. The interiror design shops has something for every home style, and there are plenty of bars where you can end the day with a glass of bubbly.
The City Centre
In the compact and bustling city centre there is plenty to see and do. During Shopping Days goes Design, you can join a design tour where unique companies and places are presented.
More events are added continuously.