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Set in the beautiful Swedish countryside on the lake shore of Hjälmaren, the stunning Stora Sundby Castle forms a majestic picture with its rich architecture. Elelgantly furnished and well preserved, today the castle serves as a cultural center and filming location, and is available on rent for conferences and private events. A small cafe is located here as well.
Logarangen is home to numerous cultural events and live concerts from time to time. Apart from cultural events, this place is also famous for water sports like kayaking, swimming, para-sailing and such others. Frequented by local and international bands and artists, this place is one of its kind in the city and extremely popular amongst the locals.
Teater Vastmanland also known as Teater Vasteras is a modest local theater when compared to other grand theaters in Sweden. But this 399 seat theater hosts around 300 shows every year and entertains up to 35,000 people. The theater also cooperates with the new and upcoming performers and theater companies to offer it's audiences the best in dramatics and plays. Children's theater is an important wing of Teater Vastmanland and has continued to be so since the 1960s. To check about the forthcoming events, please visit the website.
Amatörteatrarnas Riksförbund (the National Association of Amateur Theatres) has over 430 member associations, with a total of approximately 45,000 members. If you look at the sheer number of members and associations all over Sweden, you might even call this a Swedish national movement. They boast an incredible play library with over 4,400 scripts, an agency of rights of performance, and an annual amateur theatre festival. Members have access to an extensive number of courses, both at national and local levels, focusing on different parts of practical theatre work.
The Västerås Concert Hall does not confine itself just to overbearing classical music; it covers genres to appeal to everyone's taste. Chamber music, choir music, jazz, funk, ballet, stand up comedy, Swedish folk music and even hip hop is what awaits you at the world class venue. To promote an artistic culture among youth, most events held here do not charge those below 18 years of age and this says a lot about the management's ideals. Also it is recommended to stop by their restaurant during summer when the terrace offers splendid views and you will be served traditional Swedish cuisine. Check out their website for a list of upcoming events.
Vallby Friluftsteater is an open air theater in Vasteras which appears to be the favorite spot for wandering artists, traveling theater companies, music festivals and other event organizers. A perfect setting amid lush green surroundings, this unusual theater is in a park that was built in the 1920's. The 300 seats along with surprisingly modern state-of-the-art sound and light set up, make this a convenient venue to hire even for private events.
Arosvallen in Västerås is a multipurpose sports ground primarily used for hosting football matches. Division 1 side Västerås Roedeer plays its home fixtures here. It was one of the many stadium that hosted fixtures of the 1958 FIFA World Cup as well as the 1995 FIFA Women's World Cup.
The ABB Arena situated in Västerås, Sweden comprises of two biggest arenas in the city. The ice hockey arena is called ABB Arena Nord while ABB Arena Syd hosts multiple events including concerts, exhibitions, contests and bandy. ABB Arena Nord can accommodate 4902 seated and standing spectators and is the home arena for VIK Västerås HK's. It also has a restaurant overlooking the arena and a bistro that can serve 250 and 150 guests respectively. Other amenities include a VIP room, conference room, press box, press room and TV stands. ABB Arena Syd is mainly used as a bandy arena and can seat 9000 spectators. It serves as the home arena for Västerås SK Bandy.
In Sweden, the Bombardier is one of the premier places for concerts, theater and dance performances, and other cultural events.. Enjoy a head-banging night out at this arena with state-of-the-art facilities and exceptional lighting and sound systems. And it is also easily accessible by public transport.
Situated in the city of Vasteras, Rocklunda stadium hosts several sports matches on its grounds. Divided into several arenas, Rocklunda comprises of an ice ring, equestrian tracks, football grounds and jogging tracks. One of its kind in the city, this stadium has witnessed some of the key football matches and other winter sport contests. Rocklunda restaurant and bistro is an ideal place to meet and relax with your friends and family.
Swedbank Park Västerås is located in central Rocklunda. Mainly used as a venue for football matches, the park is also used for various outdoor events. The park is the home stadium of Västerås SK Fotboll. It can seat a crowd of up to 7000 for football matches with seats for 4126 and a crowd of 15,000 for concerts and outdoor shows. Other amenities include a press box, press room and media room.