Midsummer's Eve in Skyttehushaven
True to tradition, thousands gather for the Midsummer’s Eve bonfire night (23 June) in Skyttehushaven in the scenic surroundings of the Vejle Inlet. Here you can experience the city’s largest bonfire, speeches, live music and songs from the stage, children’s entertainment, sales stalls, campfire bread-baking, barbecuing and not least fireworks.
The organisers of the evening’s events in Skyttehushaven are: FestiVejle, Vejle Municipality and Restaurant Skyttehuset.
18:00: The park opens. Musical entertainment by "Poplic Trio"
19:15: Welcome speech by the FestiVejle chairperson
20:00: First draw of prizes among the numbered programs
20:15: Musical entertainment by "The singing postman from Vejle" Anders Gøttsch and guitarist Jarl Strømfeldt
21:00: Musical entertainment by "Poplic Trio"
21:30: The bonfire is lit and the FestiVejle song is sung. Speech by Major of Vejle Jens Ejner Christensen. We sing the Midsummer ditty
22:00: Second draw of prizes among the numbered programs
22:30: Grand firework display organised by Fyrværkerigården