International Citizen Day, Herning

What is International Citizen Day?

Meet new people. Explore new opportunities.

International Citizen Day, Herning is an annual event for internationals in Herning - and anyone else interested.

Get to know associations, activities and things to do in the Herning-area.

On this day you can

  • Meet a range of organisations and associations and find inspiration for leisure activities, networking, places to go and much more.
  • Experience a Living Library / group discussion session: We have invited a number of volunteers/”Living Books” who are ready to share their story in small group sessions.
  • Network with locals and internationals.
  • Enjoy Latin Dance from Herning Latin Dance.
  • Participate in a competition and win great prices.
  • Join the after-event informal networking part at Fox & Hounds.

Whether you are new to Herning or have been here for a while - join us for a fun, inspiring and cozy day.

Full programme and further details will be shared on our Facebook page.

Time and location

The next International Citizen Day takes place on 21 September 2024, from 10:30 to 15:00 at Herning Bibliotekerne, Østergade 8 in Herning. After this we go to Fox & Hounds, Østergade 17.

List of Exhibitors (to be confirmed)

AU Herning (Aarhus University)
DGI Huset
Expat in Herning & Ikast-Brande
Headstart / Business Region MidtVest
Herning Bibliotekerne (Library)
Herning Idrætsråd (umbrella organisation for local sports clubs)
Herning International Rotary Club
Herning Kendo
Herning Municipality
Herning Latin Dance
International Society Herning & Ikast-Brande
International School Ikast-Brande
Last week in Denmark
Sprogcenter Midt
VIA University College
Visit Herning

The event is organised by Herning Municipality and Herning Libraries in collaboration with members from the associations International Society and Herning International Rotary Club.

This event is part of Welcome September - a national initiative to welcome international citizens in Denmark. 

New name – same concept: Previously the event was called Expat Fair, the new name for the event is International Citizen Day, Herning. 

Contact information

Mette Klarskov Hebel
Newcomer Service
Torvet 5
7400 Herning

Phone: +45 96 28 85 18

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