NORDEN - the nordic arts festival


The NORDEN Magazine 2022 is here!
This year's extensive program booklet is published online and in print!
Festival program 2022 complete - Day tickets now available
More than 400 artists from 10 European countries

Already today, the organizers of NORDEN - The Nordic Arts Festival announce the entire program. From August 25 to September 11, 2022, well over 300 individual events will take place on the Königswiesen in Schleswig. With more than 400 artists* from ten European countries, the festival presents itself more colorful, more diverse and above all significantly more international than ever before.
More artists are confirmed
With less than half a year to go until NORDEN - The Nordic Arts Festival 2022, we have used the first weeks of this year to expand the program for this year's festival and are now happy to present more artists. In addition to numerous musical acts, more authors and street theater artists are now confirmed.
The cultural program of NORDEN Festival grows once again before Christmas
Shortly before Christmas, we are adding many more program points in the areas of music, literature, theater, art and film. Visitors of NORDEN Festival can look forward to a special and northern European cultural program from 25.8.-11.9.22.
First Band Announcement for NORDEN Festival 2022
Winter is slowly taking hold and the sunny festival days this year are far behind. All the greater the joy that already now the first bands for the NORDEN Festival 2022 are fixed. From August 25 to September 11, 2022, NORDEN will once again welcome local and international bands from the Nordic parts of Europe. Over three weekends, a diverse program of music, literature, theater, workshops and much more will once again take place at the Königswiesen in Schleswig next year. In 2022, the festival will remain true to its high claim of a sustainable orientation.
Popular hardcover tickets available from November, 22nd in the bookstore Liesegang
In the Online Ticket Shop of the Norden Festival, Print at Home Festival Passes as well as weekend tickets for all three festival weekends will continue to be available. As a special promotion, shortly before Christmas, 300 of the highly demanded weekend hardcover tickets for all three festival weekends will be available in advance at the Liesegang bookstore in Schleswig from November 22, 2021.
Note on advance ticket sales
Our festival is now a few weeks back and we would like to thank you for the many positive emails and your feedback. The survey has been evaluated and many of your ideas will be incorporated into the 4th edition of the festival.
From 9.9.21 we have installed a new festival online store, which is linked to our homepage. Numerous tickets have already been sold. Unfortunately, the changeover to the online store did not go as smoothly as we had hoped and you had to wait for your tickets in print-at-home format. We apologize for this delay. Now the store should run smoothly. If you still have problems, please write us at
That was Norden Festival 2021
The third NORDEN Festival in Schleswig ended with an emotional final concert by Hamburg pianist Niklas Paschburg. Over 300 participating artists and exhibitors from the northern European region spoiled the visitors with a variety of cultural offerings over three weekends. At concerts and readings there were several German premieres to celebrate. Around 28,000 visitors attended the festival on at least one of the twelve event days, 10,000 tickets were sold. 10% of the visitors used the test center in front of our ticket booth, not a single positive Corona case was registered.
Organizing team takes positive stock of pandemic year 2021
The NORDEN Festival 2021 is over, but the look is already clearly in the direction of 2022. With high attendance from Lithuania and once again numerous program highlights, the third edition of the culture festival ended on Sunday evening in late summer weather on the Königswiesen. A total of around 28,000 visitors attended the festival on at least one of the twelve event days, and around 10,000 tickets were sold.
Now: Tickets for 2022 in the NORDEN Festival Online Shop
The new NORDEN Online Shop is now available for tickets 2022. Get your limited festival passes as well as weekend combo tickets and family weekend combo tickets at - it pays to be quick, as we can only offer a limited number of the festival passes.