What’s On In Reykjavík

May 23 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
7:00 pm
Join Canadian folk singer/songwriter Craig Cardiff at ODDSSON in Reykjavík, Iceland for a pop-up concert! Support from Marteinn Sindri. Doors 6:30pm Show 7:00pm Admission is PWYC. https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/craig-cardiff-live-oddsson-tickets-33682072987 VENUE ODDSSON Hringbraut 121 Reykjavík, Iceland
Oddsson
May 23 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
8:00 pm
Bartones, The male choir of Kaffibarinn invite you to a departure concert for their upcoming London adventures. Bartones is made up of regular patrons of the legendary bar Kaffibarinn, Their repertoire consist mostly of Icelandic
Gamla Bíó
8:00 pm
The Icelandic seasons through icelandic folksongs surrounded by sound-effects by Hilmar Örn Hilmarsson and duets by G. de Machaut. Jóhanna Halldórsdóttir voice Helga A. Jónsdóttir recorders Location: Iðnó Theater by  Reykjavík City hall Every Tuesday
Iðnó
May 23 @ 8:30 pm – 9:00 pm
8:30 pm
The 48 Preludes and Fugues of J.S. Bach are regarded as the most influential works which ultimately revolutionized western classical music. Icelandic pianist Ólafur Elíasson plays 6 selected preludes and fugues from The Well-Tempered Clavier
Dómkirkjan
May 24 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
8:00 pm
Two local bands live @ Húrra!
Húrra
May 24 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm
9:00 pm
An amazing event every Wednesday starting at 9PM. Hosted by the house band Bexband which starts by playing a one hour set. After that the stage is open for guests to join. You are welcome
Dillon
May 24 @ 10:30 pm – May 25 @ 1:00 am
10:30 pm
Our dear friend Júníus Meyvant from the Westman Islands will grace us with his presence next Wednesday alongside his 8 piece band. He recently returned to Iceland after a very successful sold out European tour
Bryggjan Brugghús
May 25 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
5:00 pm
Schola Cantorum is an Icelandic chamber choir that was founded around 20 years ago. At this concert in Hallgrimskirkja, they will perform works from their album Meditatio which contains exclusively 20th and 21st century works,
Hallgrímskirkja
May 25 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
8:00 pm
It’s summer and it’s time to embrace it in a song at the third Live Karaoke ever at Kex Hostel featuring all members of the band behind the eyewatering and stunning Elly. This all star
Kex Hostel
May 25 @ 8:00 pm
8:00 pm
The idea for Saga Music was ignited some 25 years ago when musician Valgeir Guðjónsson sailed on Gaia, a marvellous 30 meter Viking longship, from Bergen (Norway) to Kirkwall (on the Orkney Islands). Valgeir is
Gamla Bíó
May 25 @ 9:00 pm – 10:30 pm
9:00 pm
An improv concert with Borgar Magnason, double bass player, Kristjana Stefánsdóttir, singer and Jóel Pálsson, saxophones. A celebration of their mutual birthdays on May 25th.
May 25 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm
9:00 pm
Jazz Guitar virtuoso Gunnar Hilmarsson brings his band to Dillon.
Dillon
May 25 @ 10:00 pm – May 26 @ 1:00 am
10:00 pm
GlerAkur is a metal band from Reykjavík. Their sound is based on layering four guitarists, one bass and two drummers. GlerAkri’s concerts redefine the expression “wall of sound”. This concert is a fundraiser for the band’s
May 26 @ 10:00 pm – May 27 @ 12:00 am
10:00 pm
Contemporary folk music/country pop by a local band.
Dillon
5:00 pm
Pearls of Icelandic Song invite the audience to get acquainted with classical Icelandic music where the cream of Icelandic songs, folk songs, hymns and national songs are performed. The concerts come in slightly different variations
Harpa
May 27 @ 9:00 pm – 10:00 pm
9:00 pm
A program of contemporary Finnish pieces mixed with songs from the Renaissance: Boësset, Dowland, Supponen, Klemola, Börtz, Talvitie. Performers: Tuuli Lindeberg, soprano & Petri Kumela, guitarist. Concert starts at 9pm. House opens at 8:30 pm.
Mengi
10:00 pm
Mugison is an Icelandic musician known for powerful and sincere performances that come through at every show. Not to be missed!
May 27 @ 10:00 pm – May 28 @ 3:00 am
10:00 pm
Local band Skrattar present a concert and music video release, accompanied by the Icelandic artists Kuldaboli and Alvia. Kórdrengirnir í Skröttum ætla að vera með heljarinnar útgáfuveislu þann 27.Maí. Þeim til trausts og halds verður hinn
Gaukurinn
May 27 @ 10:00 pm – May 28 @ 12:00 am
10:00 pm
Brash and raw, yet eloquent and nostalgic X Heart embodies a DIY ethos that keeps indie music honest. Set to fluid rhythms and danceable beats, their dark, angst ridden pop centres on the fragility and
Dillon
May 28 all-day
12:00 am
Guided tour of Harpa Concert Hall – Every day of the week Experience the magnificent Harpa and visit areas that are not open to general public. The guide will share with you some of Harpa’s secrets,
Harpa
May 28 @ 5:00 pm
5:00 pm
The show focuses on Hallgerdur Langbrók and her visit to Kaldalón Harpa in search of a haven. She has been roaming between earth and heaven for about 1000 years after being shut out in both
Harpa Concert Hall and Conference Centre
May 28 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
7:30 pm
Irish traditional music played by Tiarnán Ó Duinnchinn- Uilleann Pipes; Mhàiri Baird – Flute, Tenor banjo and vocals; Seán Earnest – bouzouki and guitar. See full details, video and audio clips at www.vakafolk.is This is
Kex Hostel
8:00 pm
Sundays are live jazz nights at Bryggjan Brugghús, bistro & brewery, by the old harbour in downtown Reykjavík. You can expect some jazz standards, warm spirits and very good beer! ENTRANCE IS FREE
Bryggjan Brugghús
May 29 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
5:00 pm
Workshop with improvisational vocalist Saadet Türköz at Mengi on May, 29th from 5-8pm. Limited seating. Registrate at ingibjorgfrida@gmail.com 3500 ISK – soup and bread included. •••••••••••• Improvisational vocalist Saadet Türköz was born in Istanbul to
8:00 pm
Vegan burgers and live music every evening!
Bike Cave
May 29 @ 9:00 pm – 9:00 pm
9:00 pm
Every Monday, Húrra has a jazz evening. Cozy atmosphere and sweet tunes of jazz. The entry is free and everyone is welcome!
Húrra
8:00 pm
The Icelandic seasons through icelandic folksongs surrounded by sound-effects by Hilmar Örn Hilmarsson and duets by G. de Machaut. Jóhanna Halldórsdóttir voice Helga A. Jónsdóttir recorders Location: Iðnó Theater by  Reykjavík City hall Every Tuesday
Iðnó
May 30 @ 8:30 pm – 9:00 pm
8:30 pm
The 48 Preludes and Fugues of J.S. Bach are regarded as the most influential works which ultimately revolutionized western classical music. Icelandic pianist Ólafur Elíasson plays 6 selected preludes and fugues from The Well-Tempered Clavier
Dómkirkjan
May 31 @ 8:00 pm
8:00 pm
The idea for Saga Music was ignited some 25 years ago when musician Valgeir Guðjónsson sailed on Gaia, a marvellous 30 meter Viking longship, from Bergen (Norway) to Kirkwall (on the Orkney Islands). Valgeir is
Gamla Bíó
May 31 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm
9:00 pm
An amazing event every Wednesday starting at 9PM. Hosted by the house band Bexband which starts by playing a one hour set. After that the stage is open for guests to join. You are welcome
Dillon
Jun 1 @ 9:00 am
9:00 am
Migos is the hottest band in the world, and has grabbed the attention of Rolling Stone, SPIN, Pitchfork, and Drake, who has remixed their music. There will be two opening acts at the concert, one
Laugardalshöll
Jun 1 @ 9:00 pm – 11:30 pm
9:00 pm
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Húrra
Jun 1 @ 9:00 pm
9:00 pm
Every other Thursday, Boston Bar will have a “Plug and Play” evening. These evenings are held to introduce new Icelandic music and artists. Entry is FREE of charge. ★ Plug & Play #1 ★  (Feb 9th)
Boston
Jun 2 @ 9:00 am
9:00 am
Migos is the hottest band in the world, and has grabbed the attention of Rolling Stone, SPIN, Pitchfork, and Drake, who has remixed their music. There will be two opening acts at the concert, one
Laugardalshöll
5:00 pm
Pearls of Icelandic Song invite the audience to get acquainted with classical Icelandic music where the cream of Icelandic songs, folk songs, hymns and national songs are performed. The concerts come in slightly different variations
Harpa
12:00 am
Guided tour of Harpa Concert Hall – Every day of the week Experience the magnificent Harpa and visit areas that are not open to general public. The guide will share with you some of Harpa’s secrets,
Harpa
8:00 pm
Sundays are live jazz nights at Bryggjan Brugghús, bistro & brewery, by the old harbour in downtown Reykjavík. You can expect some jazz standards, warm spirits and very good beer! ENTRANCE IS FREE
Bryggjan Brugghús
8:00 pm
Vegan burgers and live music every evening!
Bike Cave
Jun 5 @ 9:00 pm – 9:00 pm
9:00 pm
Every Monday, Húrra has a jazz evening. Cozy atmosphere and sweet tunes of jazz. The entry is free and everyone is welcome!
Húrra
12:15 pm
Hulda Björk Garðarsdóttir (soprano) performs various songs with the accordion player Margrét Arnardóttir.
Harpa
8:00 pm
The Icelandic seasons through icelandic folksongs surrounded by sound-effects by Hilmar Örn Hilmarsson and duets by G. de Machaut. Jóhanna Halldórsdóttir voice Helga A. Jónsdóttir recorders Location: Iðnó Theater by  Reykjavík City hall Every Tuesday
Iðnó
Jun 6 @ 8:30 pm – 9:00 pm
8:30 pm
The 48 Preludes and Fugues of J.S. Bach are regarded as the most influential works which ultimately revolutionized western classical music. Icelandic pianist Ólafur Elíasson plays 6 selected preludes and fugues from The Well-Tempered Clavier
Dómkirkjan
Jun 7 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm
9:00 pm
An amazing event every Wednesday starting at 9PM. Hosted by the house band Bexband which starts by playing a one hour set. After that the stage is open for guests to join. You are welcome
Dillon
9:00 pm
Fresh off their four-week European tour, Vök celebrates the release of their debut album. Winners of the nationwide Músíktilraunir contest (2013), Vök has released two EPs and their songs have been streamed over 10 million times
Gamla Bíó
8:00 pm
The rock band DIMMA is releasing their album “Eldraunir” this month. — Ungarokkshljómsveitin DIMMA sendir frá sér plötuna Eldraunir í maí næstkomandi. Af því tilefni blæs sveitin til heljarmikilla útgáfutónleika á Kaffi Rauðku fimmtudaginn 25.
Háskólabíó
Jun 10 @ 9:00 pm
9:00 pm
Kool & The Gang has sold over 70 million albums worldwide and influenced the music of three generations. Thanks to songs like Celebration, Cherish, Jungle Boogie, Summer Madness and Open Sesame, they’ve earned 2 Grammy Awards,
Harpa
Jun 11 all-day
12:00 am
Guided tour of Harpa Concert Hall – Every day of the week Experience the magnificent Harpa and visit areas that are not open to general public. The guide will share with you some of Harpa’s secrets,
Harpa
5:00 pm
Pearls of Icelandic Song invite the audience to get acquainted with classical Icelandic music where the cream of Icelandic songs, folk songs, hymns and national songs are performed. The concerts come in slightly different variations
Harpa
8:00 pm
Sundays are live jazz nights at Bryggjan Brugghús, bistro & brewery, by the old harbour in downtown Reykjavík. You can expect some jazz standards, warm spirits and very good beer! ENTRANCE IS FREE
Bryggjan Brugghús
8:00 pm
Vegan burgers and live music every evening!
Bike Cave
Jun 12 @ 9:00 pm – 9:00 pm
9:00 pm
Every Monday, Húrra has a jazz evening. Cozy atmosphere and sweet tunes of jazz. The entry is free and everyone is welcome!
Húrra
8:00 pm
The Icelandic seasons through icelandic folksongs surrounded by sound-effects by Hilmar Örn Hilmarsson and duets by G. de Machaut. Jóhanna Halldórsdóttir voice Helga A. Jónsdóttir recorders Location: Iðnó Theater by  Reykjavík City hall Every Tuesday
Iðnó
Jun 13 @ 8:30 pm – 9:00 pm
8:30 pm
The 48 Preludes and Fugues of J.S. Bach are regarded as the most influential works which ultimately revolutionized western classical music. Icelandic pianist Ólafur Elíasson plays 6 selected preludes and fugues from The Well-Tempered Clavier
Dómkirkjan
Jun 14 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm
9:00 pm
An amazing event every Wednesday starting at 9PM. Hosted by the house band Bexband which starts by playing a one hour set. After that the stage is open for guests to join. You are welcome
Dillon
Jun 15 – Jun 18 all-day
12:00 am
Iceland’s midnight sun music festival is returning in 2017! Secret Solstice will be held between the 15th-18th of June 2017 in the world’s most northerly capital city of Reykjavík for the fourth time. Held during
Reykjavik
Jun 15 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
8:00 pm
kriki (local Icelandic band) album release concert. RuGl (local duo) is the opener!
Húrra
Jun 15 @ 9:00 pm
9:00 pm
Every other Thursday, Boston Bar will have a “Plug and Play” evening. These evenings are held to introduce new Icelandic music and artists. Entry is FREE of charge. ★ Plug & Play #1 ★  (Feb 9th)
Boston
Jun 16 @ 11:00 am – 7:00 pm
11:00 am
Secret Solstice festival presents Into The Glacier 2017 – the world’s only party inside a glacier! 125 guests only at each event will have the chance to experience a once-in-a-lifetime party within Langjökull glacier, the
Into The Glacier
Jun 16 @ 11:30 pm – Jun 17 @ 3:00 am
11:30 pm
After being shuttled from the Secret Solstice festival site to the city’s harbour, you’ll sail out from Reykjavík into the North Atlantic at the stroke of midnight, towards experiencing the setting sun touch the Earth’s
Reykjavik Harbour
Jun 17 @ 11:00 am – 7:00 pm
11:00 am
Secret Solstice festival presents Into The Glacier 2017 – the world’s only party inside a glacier! 125 guests only at each event will have the chance to experience a once-in-a-lifetime party within Langjökull glacier, the
Into The Glacier
Jun 17 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
2:00 pm
Announcing an all-new side event for Secret Solstice 2017, in one of the world’s most unique places – Secret Solstice presents The Lava Tunnel is happening for the first time this year. Located in the
Raufarholshellir Lava Tunnel
Jun 18 all-day
12:00 am
Guided tour of Harpa Concert Hall – Every day of the week Experience the magnificent Harpa and visit areas that are not open to general public. The guide will share with you some of Harpa’s secrets,
Harpa
Jun 18 @ 11:00 am – 7:00 pm
11:00 am
Secret Solstice festival presents Into The Glacier 2017 – the world’s only party inside a glacier! 125 guests only at each event will have the chance to experience a once-in-a-lifetime party within Langjökull glacier, the
Into The Glacier
Jun 18 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
2:00 pm
Announcing an all-new side event for Secret Solstice 2017, in one of the world’s most unique places – Secret Solstice presents The Lava Tunnel is happening for the first time this year. Located in the
Raufarholshellir Lava Tunnel
5:00 pm
Pearls of Icelandic Song invite the audience to get acquainted with classical Icelandic music where the cream of Icelandic songs, folk songs, hymns and national songs are performed. The concerts come in slightly different variations
Harpa
8:00 pm
Sundays are live jazz nights at Bryggjan Brugghús, bistro & brewery, by the old harbour in downtown Reykjavík. You can expect some jazz standards, warm spirits and very good beer! ENTRANCE IS FREE
Bryggjan Brugghús
8:00 pm
Vegan burgers and live music every evening!
Bike Cave
Jun 19 @ 9:00 pm – 9:00 pm
9:00 pm
Every Monday, Húrra has a jazz evening. Cozy atmosphere and sweet tunes of jazz. The entry is free and everyone is welcome!
Húrra