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What's On in Sweden: April 2nd - 8th

The Local · 31 Mar 2010, 10:59

Published: 31 Mar 2010 10:59 GMT+02:00

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Stockholm Tap Festival

Classes, jams, performances and parties. Prepare to be blown away by days crammed with tap, tap and more tap!

Price: See website

Location: Årsta Centre/Årsta Folkets Hus

Date: April 2nd - 5th

More information: Stockholm Tap Festival

All Out Dubstep

The man, the myth, the legend.... COKI, (Digtal Mystikz UK)

Price: 120 kronor

Location: Fabriken

Date: 2nd April

Time: 10pm

More information: All Out Dubstep

Battle Of The Tribute Bands

See 'The Red Hot Chili Covers', 'Tributallica', 'Guns N Posers', 'The Kult' all play live and better than the real thing!

Location: Clustret

Date: 4th April

Time: 7.30pm

More information: FB Site - Battle of the Tribute Bands

Skin Deep

"You drink a little wine and take a few pictures... It's not exactly rocket science" fashion photographer Carlos Norén exhibits shots from 10 years in the business

Location: Marie Laveau

Date: until April 30th

More information: Marie Laveau

Strand Jazz

Stockholm's finest jazz hang out

Price: Free

Location: Hornstull Strand Etablissement

Date: 7th April

Time: 9pm

More information: Hornstull Strand


Festival Del Caporal

Around 300 dancers from Sweden's Bolivian community get together to perform the Caporales

Location: Munkebäcksgymnasiet

Date: 2nd - 3rd April

Time: See website

More information: Caporal 2010

Club Slacker

Pusterviksbaren welcomes Blisterheads and the Kendolls. Slackers don't be late!

Price: 80 kronor

Location: Pusterviksbaren

Date: 2nd April

Time: 10pm

More information: Pusterviksbaren

All Out Dubstep

All Out Dubstep presents MENSAH (UK)....clever name, clever guy...

Price: 100 kronor

Location: Röda Sten

Date: 3rd April

Time: 10pm

More information: All Out Dubstep


Nefertiti hosts UK group Autechre's only Swedish date

Price:140 kronor

Location: Nefertiti

Date: 4th April

Time: 8pm

More information: Nefertiti


Malmö Tango Festival

Tangle with tango dancers at the Tangopalatset

Price: see website


Date: 31st March - 4th April

More information: Malmö Tango Festival

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Easter Market

A stylish place to stock up on unique Easter eggs, bunnies, chicks etc,. Also (surprise, surprise) Easter Fika!

Location: Hedmanska Gården

Date: 3rd April

Time: 11am - 4pm

Ducks Deluxe

Ducks Deluxe have been rocking the UK pub scene. See them live in Malmö!

Price: 200 kronor

Location: Babel

Date: 3rd April

Time: 8pm

More information: Babel

The Sleepers

Dance group from Baghdad interpret the absurdity of the situation in their home country.

Price: 160 kronor

Location: Inkonst

Date: 8th April

Time: 7pm

More information: Inkonst

Do you know of any upcoming events our readers might like to attend? Drop us a line at whatson@thelocal.se

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