Today at 11am, the Children´s Culture Festival will
officially kick off with an opening ceremony at Harpa music hall. This year´s
theme is "Uppspretta" which means spring(well) or fountain and the
around 200 activities will last until next Sunday, all free of charge.
If you would like to know more about the festivities then
you can download the program in English here (pdf) or go to www.barnamenningarhatid.is
to download the program onto your phone.
On Thursday 19 April 2012 the "First Day of Summer" (sumardagurinn fyrsti) is celebrated, people get a day off from work and many public facilities will change their opening hours accordingly.