Reykjavik Calling + Iceland Day 2017


Iceland Naturally invites Seattle to celebrate Icelandic culture during the 10th anniversary of Taste of Iceland October 12-15! The annual, four-day festival highlights the best of Icelandic culture, showcasing the Nordic nation’s cuisine, music, art, film, and literature with events around the city. In honor of this momentous anniversary, this year’s Taste of Iceland will feature giveaways and even a chance to win a trip to Iceland! RSVP to the events on Facebook, and don’t forget to share your experiences with us on Instagram and Twitter by tagging @IcelandNatural with #TasteofIceland and #TOISeattle10. KEXP is excited to be part of three of these events: Laser Iceland: The Northern Lights, Reykjavik Calling, and Iceland Day.


Event is at capacity; thank you!

7:00 to 8:00 PM

Join Pacific Science Center and Iceland Naturally for a unique audio and visual experience, Laser Iceland: The Northern Lights on Thursday, October 12th. Dive deep into sonic soundscapes created by Iceland’s cutting-edge musical artists while dazzling laser lights dance overhead. Curated by KEXP DJ Kevin Cole. No late seating allowed.


FREE and All Ages

11:00 AM to 3:00 PM

KEXP is collaborating with a Taste of Iceland to present Iceland Day on Saturday, October 14th from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM in the Gathering Space. Featuring art activities, conversations with Icelandic musicians, information about travel to Iceland and a sampling of Icelandic food and beverages. FREE and All Ages.

Guests include:
Chef Viktor Orn Andresson – Icelandic chef
Ólöf Björg – Icelandic contemporary artist
Linda Björk Eiríksdóttir – Artist and knitting extraordinaire
Katrína Mogensen – Mammút vocalist
Hrafnkell Floki Kaktus Einarsson – Fufanu vocalist

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[ Click here to RSVP on Facebook ]

21+ // FREE w/ RSVP (click here)

Doors open at 6:00 PM // Show at 7:00 PM

RSVP does not guarantee entry, first come first served

Reykjavik Calling returns to Seattle on Saturday, October 14th for another year of exciting performances by some of the best musicians and bands emerging from Seattle and Iceland. This event of cross-cultural musical exploration has struck a chord with Seattleites in past years. This year, the FREE show in the KEXP Gathering Space will feature performances from:

From Iceland

From Seattle

Presented by KEXP, fans can once again expect a truly unique night of music with Icelandic artists playing with one of Seattle’s finest! The showcase is presented by KEXP in partnership with the City of Reykjavik, Icelandair, and Iceland Naturally.

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