Festivals and events
Lillehammer Region and Gudbrandsdalen are famous for many of its major events and festivals. In addition, there is a deficit of many events that draw many visitors throughout the year. Cultural festivals such as the Norwegian Literature Festival, the Lillehammer Jazz Festival and Peer Gynt Festival have put the region on the map in terms of culture.
Then there are all the sporting events like Lillehammer Ski Festival, RAW Air, World Cup in Kvitfjell, Birkebeiner ski race, which makes it never "quiet" in the Lillehammer region. The year ends with Christmas events and most of them are in Norway's Christmas town number 1 Lillehammer. There are several new events to the region, so take a look at our overview of events and festivals in our region.