The summer festival season is off to an amazing start. Across Europe it seems like it’s going to be one long glorious summer of pouring into the streets and celebrating whatever is at hand. In Gothenburg they’ll be celebrating the 40th year of the Hammarkullekarnevalen. Similar to many carnivals of culture that happen in other European cities, the Hammarkullekarnevalen has Latin American flair, but it really is a citywide celebration of diversity.
This year the party is from 29 to 31 May. The costumed parade is at the centre of the event but the fest includes musical performances, an amusement park and food that will transport you to South America, Africa, Asia and beyond. Over 40,000 residents and visitors attend the event and almost all the clubs in the city plan a special evening to take you into the night.
Of course, the main website for Hammarkullekarnevalen is in Swedish, but that won’t be a problem if you’re staying at White Line Hotels® edit Hotel Flora. They’d be happy to give you their insider tips. With a totally chilled out location, Hotel Flora is relaxed, urban and one-of-a-kind.
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