Kalmar City Festival is a popular tradition! For three days, Kalmar's streets and squares are filled with concerts, dance performances, street theater, shows and competitions - activities of all kinds.
Kalmar International Sand Sculpture Festival: July 6-10
Kalmar hosts Sweden’s only full-distance Ironman competition (3.86 km swim, 180.2 km cycle and 42.2 km run). The event attracts large crowds of spectators cheering on the triathletes.