Program of Events

On Saturday, May 24, 2014 Randers opens its city gates wide and invites you to Open City in Our Randers. The event is for families, job seekers, students, professionals, property seekers, entrepreneurs and all those who just want some exciting and fun experiences on a pretty spring day in beautiful surroundings.

Here is the program for the day (Be aware: all events are being presented in Danish):

Times Event Location
10:00-15:00 Experience Market: Edible samples, culture and nature, etc. See more at VisitRanders' website and below. Rådhustorvet
8900 Randers C
10:00-16:00 Experience nature in Randers: Sailing, pancakes over an open fire, basket weaving, small animal petting, etc. See more information below. Randers Nature Center
Gudenåvej 20
8920 Randers NV
10:00-16:00 Business and Job Fair: Meet companies and business services from Randers and get the opportunity to network and view vacancies. Nellemann Building, opposite Randers Regnskov
Hospitalsgade 10
Randers C
10:00-16:00 Real Estate Agents Present Randers: Meet the city's real estate agents and get an opportunity to view the different accomodation you want to see in Randers. Nellemann Building, opposite Randers Regnskov
Hospitalsgade 10
Randers C
10:00-16:00 Parcel lots for residential and business: View municipal subdivisions for both residential and business build-outs. Nellemann Building, opposite Randers Regnskov
Hospitalsgade 10
Randers C
10:00-15:00 Made in Randers: Design exhibition of well-known products from companies based in Randers. Rådhustorvet 4
8900 Randers C
10:00-13:00 Musical City Walk Sightseeing: Music related to various places in the city. Start at the Town Hall Square
8900 Randers C
10:00-16:00 Art and Culture: See VisitRanders in the Town Hall Square and get an idea of the open art and culture institutions. Rådhustorvet
8900 Randers C
11:00-14:00 Soap Box Cars' Grand Prix: The four Rotary clubs in Randers invite you to a soapbox car race on Østervold with the theme of "children helping children". Østervold
8900 Randers C


Experience Market at City Hall Square, Randers Center, 10:00 to 15:00

The beautiful Town Hall Square in the center of Randers provides a framework for the experience market on the 24th of May, where guests will be greeted by a host of stalls with samples of experiences and also enjoy home- made ​​ice cream, tender kangaroo meat, and dishes made with produce from the randrusianske nature, including cider with pomegranate.

You can also take a stroll down Denmark's oldest pedestrian street, Houmeden, where you will find interesting specialty shops and local ecology in the form of a summer green square. See the full experience program on the VisitRanders website.

Business and Job Fair, Nellemann Building, 10:00 to 16:00

Randrusianske companies present the big Business and Job Fair in the Nellemann Building opposite the Randers Rainforest, where business services are on hand to answer any questions you may have about work and business life in Randers Kommune.

If you are looking for business locations or commercial land, you can have a chat with the city's real estate agents, who will also be present at the fair. Employees of the municipality are ready to show you everything from residential subdivisions to business parks.

Randers Nature Center, Gudenåvej 20, 8920 Randers NV, 10:00 to 16:00

Randers is rich in stunning, close to urban, nature - one of the benefits to being built up around Denmark’s only major (and most beautiful) river, the Gudenå. Randers Nature Center is located near the city center, a few hundred meters behind Randers Regnskov. When the Open City in Our Randers event begins, the center invites all interested parties inside and outside in the natural beauty and hygge in beautiful surroundings, where among other things you can get a boat ride on theGudenå, bake pancakes over an open fire, and experience the feeling of the rabbits' and goat kids' soft skin under your hands.

Soap Box Car Event Grand Prix, Østervold, 11:00 to 14:00

The four Rotary clubs in Randers invite you to a soapbox car race on Østervold, with the theme of “children helping children.” Profits from the soapbox race go to a charity, and are presented by the children who participated in the race. There are also great prizes for the winners - DKK 4,000 for the winning team, DKK 3,000 for 2nd place and DKK 2,000 for 3rd place. There is also a prize of DKK 1,000 for the finest soapbox car of 2014.

Musical City Walk, Town Hall Square, 10:00

Randers Music School's 40th anniversary is celebrated with a festive musical event. This takes the form of a musical city tour, where many Music School students perform. Starting at Rådhustorvet 10, the city walk takes place around the city, including stops at the House of the Holy Spirit, St. Morten's Church and the Blue Bridge as scenes. The music that is played will be related to the destinations, and listening citizens will experience a musical event out of the ordinary.