Outdoor city crowd in the sunset.

Umeå as a city turns 400 years old in 2022. This calls for a celebration!

Umeå turns 400 years old. Come celebrate with us!

There will be lots of activities taking place during 2022 that will be part of the Umeå400 celebratory program. To see everything that will happen in 2022, please visit the event calendar Allt om Västerbotten (in Swedish only) External link, opens in new window.. Events meeting the Umeå400 criteria can be found in detail under the Umeå400 category.

The celebration program is managed by Umeå municipality, in cooperation with other interested parties. The celebration will go on during all of 2022, and the main event will be on June 22. This is the day when Umeå recieved its city rights in 1422.

Come celebrate with us!

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