The city is buzzing as the festival takes over the central city for six days. At the festival venues with outdoor stages, there will be several hundreds of music concerts, entertainment and culture activities, all with free admission. The children will have their own festival at Trädgårdsföreningen Horticultural Society Gardens.
Annual international jazz festival with some 30 participating bands, starting with a parade along the main boulevard Avenyn.
The music festival that started in Göteborg in 2007 was a success with a great line up of international names. The festival will be back in 2009 at Slottskogen City Park, central Göteborg.
The largest and most international youth football event in the world, with competitors from 50-60 countries in over 1,350 teams.
Some 14,500 youngsters get together for the annual handball tournament in Göteborg.
International music festival with around 30 bands playing during two days including Monster Magnet, Killswitch Engage, Bullet For My Valentine, Amon Amarth, Witchcraft and Nifelheim. At Frihamnspiren, Gothenburg
Youth athletic games at its best at the Ullevi stadium.
Come and see the football stars of tomorrow play in the brand new stadium in Göteborg.