Nordic Coastal Cultural Festival in Vágur

Nordisk-Kystkultur-2016In July 2016 the annual Nordic Coastal Cultural Festival was held in Vágur, together with the annual Faroese regatta.

The Nordic Coastal Cultural Festival is festival that goes from one Nordic country to another. In 2015 the festival was held in the Åland islands.

The festival is a celebration of the coastal culture in the Nordic countries. Besides being a regatta, where ships and boats from the Nordic countries gather, it is also a festival with exhibitions, lectures, concerts, Nordic food, etc.

The Nordic Coastal Cultural Festival 2016 was opened by the Faroese Prime Minister, Aksel V. Johannesen, and was held in great summer weather.