21. - 30. august 2015 - Trekantområdets Festuge

21.- 30. august 2015
welcome to the triangle
21.- 30. august 2015
Join us for a week long festival in The Triangle Region!
From August 21 to August 30 we present ’’Trekantområdets Fest Uge’’
events for all aspects of cultural life in the Triangle Region. We invite you and your whole family to join the fun. With so many activities
to choose from, we have included all that would fit to include in the
English version of the program. For a complete listing see our website
www.trekantfest.dk. Unless otherwise indicated, there is free admission
to events.
Follow the festival on facebook and Instagram:
@trekantfest #trekantfest
Masks Monument - giant
knitted artworks
for you who love litterature, art and design
Come to the openings here:
Kolding: Friday, August 21 at 15:00,
outside Nicolai, Skolegade 2
Billund: Friday, August 21 at 17.00, on
the grass behind Billund Centre, Hans
Jensens Vej 6
Fredericia: Thursday, August 27 at
15.00 at JB Nielsen Plads
Vejen: Thursday, August 27 at 17:00, at
City Hall.
Middelfart: Friday 28 August at 15:00,
at Kulturøen
Vejle: Friday 28 August at 17.00, on the
Pederstrian Walk
3D Street Painting of Leon
Kerr (Netherlands)
Unique 3D street paintings that are
so realistic, you will want to reach
out and touch them. Follow the
artist’s work all through the week.
Find addresses on trekantfest.dk:
Kolding 20.08-22.08
Grindsted 23.08-26.08
Vejen 24.08-26.08
Fredericia 27.08-29.08
Middelfart 27.08-29.08
Vejle 27.08-29.08
Unveiling of six giant pieces of knitted
artwork by artist Isabel Berglund.
More than 700 citizens from across
the Triangle Region have contributed
by knitting triangles that have been
stitched together, creating six beautiful
works of art.
A world on the edge a street art project, vejen
In the town of Vejen, where you
would least expect it, you’ll find
small new worlds- in a puddle, in a
broken tile at the bus stop, on the
playground or at the curb in front of
the supermarket. Keep your eyes
open and let yourself be surprised!
Organized by Vejen Public Libraries.
Reframing Danish Design exhibition of Nicolai Scene,
Skolegade 2D, Kolding
shelter will be transformed into an
artistic haven. Join the opening of
The Bus Project III on Monday 24.8
in Vejle.
Come see Danish design as you
have never seen it before! The two
international designers Niek Pulles
and Sebastian Herkner reinterpret /
Re-frame 10 Danish design objects
according to their unique vision. The
new online magazine DANISH ™
invites in cooperation with the Dutch
Frame Magazine, the exhibition
Re-Framing Danish Design.
echoes from peripheral Denmark - Exhibition on VEJEN
library, Rådhuspassagen 8
The Bus Project III - meet an
artist in the bus
Get an artistic experience in three
local buses in Vejle, Fredericia and
Kolding and a long-distant bus
towards Billund from August 24 to
28. Buses run their ordinary route.
Along the way various artists join
the bus to create performance -art,
readings, musical performances,
philosophical pieces and video art.
You can also meet The Bus Project
on our portable scene, moving to
different locations in Billund, Vejen
and Vejle. Plus, a selected bus
Mike Tylak has found inspiration
by taking the scenic route around
Denmark in search of abandoned
industrial buildings and houses that
have been forgotten by people and
embraced by nature. The exhibition shows a selection of linocuts
- including a new ’’pressure over the
road’’. The series is part of an on
going project dedicated to various
Danish urban areas/villages, whose
common denominator is settlement
and decay. The exhibition will also
include a number of photos from his
latest book ’Impressions from the
edge’, 2014. The artist is present
at the opening and will be serving
small refreshment.
fay weldon,
vejle music theatre
If you ask the acclaimed British author
Fay Weldon, what her many novels and
stories are about, she replies: The battle of the sexes - or rather stories from
the marriage front. Through 34 novels
and numerous TV games and plays,
she has always created a stir and
discussions with its texts and positions. During her first visit to the Triangle
Region she will chat about her books
and the time in which she writes.
Time: 19.00.
Admission: 175 kr. Buy your ticket on
Lord Sivas (RAP/hiphop)
Kolding Culture scene
After the release of Lord Sivas second
EP ”180” in December 2014, time has
not stood still for the young rapper and
singer. He has earned much recognition for his innovative sound and his
honest lyrics. Time:19.40.
the festival for all who love music
Triangle Championship of
60’s rock’n’roll, band competition, Vejle
Rock’n’roll music ravaged Denmark
in the mid-sixties, and there were
band competitions everywhere. The
best sixties style can still be heard
live at Vejle museums during a
competition where local bands from
theTriangle Region come to play
their own versions of songs from the
Jazz in the triangle - new
jazz festival
Experience amazing jazz concerts
in Vejle, Billund, Kolding, Fredericia
and Middelfart.
Don’t miss:
21. August 19.00, Jazz Parade in
22. August 13.00 Allan Mortensen &
Jens Jefsen Trio in Billund
23. August 12.30 Kansas City Stompers in Vejen
See the full jazz line-up at
plugout - electronic music
festival, vejle
Over the years, Plugout featured big
names like MØ, Sekuoia and Bear Pig,
Smerz, Bwoy The Bhajan and JONGPADAWAN. In 2015, it is time to introduce audiences to new names from the
electronic underground scene.
At Engelsholm Slot, Engelsholmvej 6,
7182 Bredsten.
Time: 20.00. Admission: 250 kr. + Fee
See program on www.plugout.dk
”Mill and Grommet” - rock
music from the 60s, Vejle
and brand new songs. See more on
Time: 19.30
Admission: 350 kr. For both
Vejle museums recreates the
atmosphere of the 1960s. Come to
Mill-and-Grommet evening in Spinderihallerne and experience dance
show, singers and the Danish 60’s
rock’n’roll legend Peter Belli. At the
Cultural Museum Spinderihallerne.
Time: 19.30-24.00 (doors open at.
Admission: 395 kr. (Incl. Sandwich,
entertainment and dancing to live
Opera and musical,
Middelfart, Strib Nordstrand
At the seashore in Strib hear Bich
Quang, known for the popular song
”Nine million bicycles in Beijing”,
followed by ”The 3 Royal Tenors”
as they perform other popular opera
numbers. Enjoy the afternoon and
bring your own picnic basket, chairs
and blankets and refreshments can
be purchased on site.
Time: 15.00-16.00
22.08 and 28.08
rock in the citypark (dizzy
mizz lizzy+duné 22.08, saybia
& Tina dickow 28.08)
Two double performances by four of
the most famous Danish bands. The
stage is set for celebration when
artists fire up with their biggest hits
Outlandish (hip-hop)
Fredericia Asylum Centre
Join the concert with the Danish international hip-hop success Outlandish.
The three childhood friends from the
Copenhagen suburbs are still grooving
and creating catchy pop rhythm and
lyrics with influences from hip hop and
world music. Come early for a total
cultural and gastronomical experience, as residents at the Asylum Centre
offer food tastings from their home
countries’ cuisine plus dance shows
and demonstrations. The fun begins at
17.30. The concert starts at 19.00.
Admission: 150 kr. Buy your ticket on
”On the edge of swing” - big
band, Fredericia
Fredericia Big Band moves ”on the
edge of swing” as it approaches
the lounge music era when Frank
Sinatra had his heyday and many
hits. Singer: Søren Okholm. At Det
Bruunske Pakhus, Kirkestræde 3.
Time: 19.30 to 21.00
Solo concert with Søren
Huss, vejen church
Søren Huss was previously leadsinger in the popular Danish band
Saybia. Experience Søren Huss
completely solo with strong songs
that touch the audience.
Admission: Adults 100 kr., Young
U.15 years 50 kr. Tickets can be
purchased at Vejen church office,
Nørregade 96, 6600 Vejen.
julias moon (pop),
Pop trio Julias Moon - known for the
big radio hits ”Bay” and ”Lipstick
Lies” - ending the day with a bang of a
concert sponsored by the local banks
in the city. Time: 21:15 to 22:00.
Registration is on a first-come first-serve basis. Write to:
[email protected]
Time: 18.00-20.00.
clothing swap market,
the festival for the creative and active
beach and water activities
Fredericia, Østerstrand
Østerstrand is buzzing with activity,
including aqua fitness, swimming
competition in open water, diving,
beach volleyball, dancing and the
chance to try kayaking and paddle
boards. Later we make bonfires on
the beach. Time:12.00-19.00.
Citizen’s Kitchen Koldinghus,
food and history
Experience history with your
stomach as Koldinghus opens
the gates for adventure. You’ll be
seated at long tables in a tent in the
courtyard to enjoy food prepared by
Madkælderen and hear tales of the
old castle on the way. This year’s
theme is Queen Dorothea Palace
Gardens. Tickets can be purchased
by calling 79 79 10 90 or by mail
[email protected]
Time: 17.30-20.00.
Admission: 130 kr. For adults and
60 kr. For children (incl. food and
Contribute to sustainable consumption
by joining this clothing swap market. During the market there will be a
fashion show where recycled clothes
are repurposed to fit a modern style. At
Tøjhuset, Gothersgade 34.
Time: 16.00-22.00.
Taste the world,
In the tent in Algade get a glimpse
of the world outside the Triangle
Region. See which nationalities
enhance our region. Throughout the
day there will be exciting workshops, food tastings, chess, music
and dancing. Time: 16.00-21.00.
cake workshop,
Learn how to make roses, flowers
and other toppings from a professional pastry chef. There are teams at
18.00, 18.30, 19.00, and 19.30.
stalls and workshops,
fredericia, lollandsgade 4
Drop by Trekantområdets creative arts
for all adults. You’ll be surprised how
many options there are to get creative
in your spare time. We offer more than
you can imagine, thanks to a wealth
of creative enthusiasts and a super
Jazz for kids and grandparents
in vejen
Come for a few pleasant hours of jazz
music from the wonderful world. Troldesalen Vejen, Jacob Gades Allé 1.
Time:15.00. Admission: 50 kr.
22.08 and 23.08
festival for you and the kids
International children’s
culture days, Billund
Billund Centre provide the venue for
The Triangle Region’s three international children’s culture days, with
lots of exciting activities:
22.08 at 09.30-12.00: Children’s flea
market (all children can sell their old
toys - registration not required)
22.08 at 12.00-13.30: Build a boat
from recycled materials (workshop
with Shane Brooks, Book ticket on
www.billundkultur.dk . Price 50 kr.
per. family / max 5 people).
22.08 at 12.00-16.00: Sky Parade
(build your own unique LEGO figures and send it off on the sky parade
23.08 at10.00: Regatta Rally (participate in a boat race on the creek
Billund Bæk - booking necessary see more on www.billundkultur.dk )
Basketry on Vingsted
History Workshop
Skilled basketry and Iron Age craftsmen show techniques and develop
products. There will be stalls and food,
lectures and workshops, and you can
even participate in the workshops of
craftsmen in wood, textile, blacksmith,
pottery and basketry. At Vingsted
Historiske Værksted, Vingstedvej 58,
7182 Bredsten.
Entrance ticket is valid for both days.
Time: 10.00-16.00.
Admission: 60 kr. For adults, 30 kr. For
m/s bibiana - sailing stories
for the whole family,
in the port of kolding
Unleash your imagination and
experience with your entire body,
how legends and fairy tales from the
world’s oceans are brought to life
by award-winning children’s book
illustrations from around the world.
The ship has free entrance for all,
and can also be booked for school
and institution courses through the
Time: 09.00-17.00.
Have a blast with ”Ann og Aberne”- the
world’s best children’s music. The kids
will be have a day of clapping their
hands to the crisp rhythms, quirky
lyrics and super fun stage show. In the
festival tent on Nørretorv, Grindsted.
Order free tickets on billund.dk/festuge.
Time: 09.30, show for pre-schoolers
and 11.00, show for 0 - 3rd grade.
Street dance party and concert for children, grindsted
Street art lounge at
Ungdomshuset, Fredericia
jazz with”børnebanden”,
Street art playground for youngsters. Come in, show what you can
do and share it with like-minded
street art enthusiasts. Ungdomshuset has invited different artists who
will show their work. At Norgesgade
6, Fredericia. Time: 16.00--22.00.
”Børnebanden” is five young musicians playing jazz for children. The
band is known for Sigurd’s Bjørnetime and other well-known children’s
songs - come and jazz with us!
Time: 16.30-17.00.
return of the star wars
warriors, kids show in
An entertaining kids show with inspiration from a distant galaxy. Hear
the familiar themes, hop like a Jedi,
become a Padawan and get your
own balloon-light-sword. At Fredericia Library, Prinsessegade 27.
Time:17.00 in the foyer.
Age: about 4-12 years.
Admission: Tickets can be downloaded for free at Fredericia Library
and Welcome Centre.
Onkel reje og Ramasjang, concert for children,
It’s never boring when Onkel Reje
from DR TV children’s channel
Ramasjang drops by Torvet in Middelfart, singing and dancing.
Time: 16.30-17.00.
sushi school for children workshop in middelfart
sing and dance with your grand
parents, middelfart
Aiko Sushi will again this year host
a sushi school for children. Drop by,
it is free to join. Remember to sign
your child in [email protected] or
phone 64 41 32 00.
Time: 16.00-21.00.
Are you between 4 and 7 years old,
and want to sing and dance? Come and
join us when the Funen musical duo,
Trine Lunau and Peter Sund, play dance
music and rhythm-antics associated
with The Triangle Festival. At Middelfart
Sparekasse, Havnegade 21.
Time: 10.30-12.00.
dystopia hunt - run for the
cure, horror run i vejlle
Dystopia Hunt is a breath taking
5-mile obstacle course where you
have to run for your life past an
army of cultists, zombies and other
evil creatures that try to steal your 3
lives! We arrange a day-run oriented
towards families and joggers and a
night run to the more hard-core horror fans. At Mørkedalsvej 28, Vejle.
Day run: 12.00 - price 249 kr.
Night run: 21.00 - price 299 kr.
Info for ticket purchase can be
found at www.trekantfest.dk
Children’s agricultural show
In the cozy environment kids proudly
display their animals to the judges and
public. There will be many activities
and events throughout the afternoon.
At Give Egnens Museum, Donneruplunddvej 2, 7323 Give.
Time: 14.00.
Admission: Children: free, adults: 40
kr., Pens/stud: 30 kr.