Events

WELCOME TO ORØ THE PEARL OF THE ISEFJORD

EVENTS

Every year there are quite a number of unique events on Orø. Listed here are some of the most popular. For a complete list of events, which the island’s many organizations primarily are responsible for, take a look at the Orø calendar.

ORØ DAY

7 JUNE 2020

This is the day on which Orø opens its doors and residents come together in a concerted effort to show visitors all that their island has to offer. The making of honey, a guided motorcycle tour, meeting with an artist, a garage sale – the whole island buzzes with life on Orø Day.

ORØ SUMMERPARTY

10 - 11 JULY 2020

Two days with activities for the whole family with a fairground, baking contest, bingo, discotheque and dancing, arranged by Orø Forsamlingshus. 

MC ISLAND RALLY

28-30 AUGUST 2020

This annual motorcycle rally attracts visitors from all over Europe. The rally is a popular attraction for

motorcycle enthusiasts and the many visitors, who want a glimpse of the beautiful machines as they drone around the island. Good music, good food and a good time is to be had by all.

SCHOOL FLEAMARKET

30 MAY 2020

Every year in Spring our community’s Isefjord School holds its very popular flea market. All the donated items are collected from residents and businesses on the island and are sold to raise money for extra activities and things the school would otherwise not have resources for.

ORØ VIKINGEMARKED

22-26 JULY 2020

For five days our harbor area is transformed into an authentic Viking market. This is a cultural event representing the historical aspects of the Viking era. Guests are invited to experience the Viking world through storytelling, a variety of craftsmen’s workshops, authentic foods and much more.

Ø-KULLER

10–11 OCTOBER 2020

A 2 day artistic event taking place at various locations on Orø. Ø-Kuller’s theme is installation art, displaying sculptures and visuals accompanied by avantgarde music.

ORØ MIDSUMMER DAYS FESTIVAL

26 - 27 JUNE 2020

A festival of cultural events to include music, literature and a variety of performances. The common thread is the small scene and the direct contact between artist and audience. Hestebedgaard is normally the heart of the festival, but this year the festival is held at Hegnegården. Free entrance. 

Ø-DUR

6-8 AUGUST 2020

Music i Ø-dur ('Island-flat') festival is a music festival arranged by Ø-dur together with Orø Strandcamping Holbæk City. 3 days with local and extern artists, set at Orø's beach.


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