FOOTBALL FESTIVAL® DENMARK OPENING CEREMONY
One of the highlights of Fottball Festival® Denmark is the festive opening ceremony.
Thousands of exited players, coaches and managers from many different nations join together with the local football enthusiast for a great experience.
THE 2011 OPENING CEREMONY WAS A BLAST!
As something new this year’s opening ceremony takes place indoor, at theVejlby-Risskov Sports Centre. Here you will see a great mix of presentation of the nations and clubs, show and music.
A cool DJ, was playing cool tones from the mixing desk and he created an absolutely stunning and unforgettable atmosphere in the sports centre. It was a blast! The Danish national team soccer player Martin Jorgensen made the official opening of the 2011 tournament.
COOL MEDLEY BAND AT THE 2010 OPENING CEREMONY
Football Festival® Denmark proudly presented a cool Aarhus band,Medley Crew, at the 2010 Opening Ceremony. Medley Crew’s concept was crystal clear: with a genetic perspective in mind, dedicated a specific style, artist or decade the band delivered a show with only the best of the best and a unique flow and pace that only medleys can provide
Football Festival® Denmark is rewarding the most inventive in-march performance.
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VIDEO FROM OPENING CEREMONY 2011:
TIVOLI FRIHEDEN IS AARHUS’ AMUSEMENT PARK
Each year participants at Football Festival® Denmark can visit Tivoli Friheden for free.
ALL participants of Football Festival® Denmark have free entrance to Tivoli Friheden a day after your own choise during the festival week.
Entrance tickets for Tivoli Friheden will be handed over at check-in.
All participants of Football Festival® Denmark can buy a multiride ticket with free and unlimited access to all the amusements at the reduced price of 100 DKK.
A day at Tivoli Friheden is a day with lots of fun!
>>> Click here to read more about Tivoli Friheden
VIDEO FROM THE 2010 TIVOLI FRIHEDEN-DAY:
Have you ever been to a barbeque with more than a thousand other guests?
– Well at Football Festival®Denmark you will have the chance when we all gather around the enormous barbeques and have lots of delicious grilled meats, salads and bread.
We enjoy ourselves across nationalities, languages and team colours under the open sky in the light and warm Danish summer evening.
The master of the barbeque is Martin Ib, who is also our chef for the regular meals.
Martin Ib has a lot of barbeque experience from similar events at the Le Mans Race, where he prepares barbeque meals for more than 4.000 people a night.
This means that it is one of the countries most competent masters of the barbeques, who is serving the participants this evening.
>>> Click here to watch photos from the Barbeque Night 2011
VIDEO FROM SILVAN BARBEQUE NIGHT 2010:
COACH’ NIGHT AT FOOTBALL FESTIVAL® DENMARK
Every year at Football Festival® Denmark coaches and managers will meet for the traditional Coach’ Night, where they can relax and talk about football, while the kids are having fun at the Friday Night Disco.
Coach’ Night is held in cozy surrounddings at the large tent in the middle of the festival site and thus close to the players and the accommodations.
At Football Festival® Denmark 2011 there was a special guest speaker: Former Danish national team player, Erik Rasmussen told about his time as a coach and teamleader for players from foreig countries and cultures.
Don’t miss Coach’ Night!
VIDEO FROM COACH’ NIGHT AND DISCO NIGHT 2010:
Wednesday is traditionally karaoke night at Football Festival® Denmark.
Discotheque Spirillen makes a vast catalogue of Danish as well as international hits available – and once the first shyness is overcome, there is usually a long line for the mikes.
Wednesday is the day where your inner pop star dreams can come true.
DISCO AT FOOTBALL FESTIVAL® DENMARK
Friday night Football Festival® Denmark invites you to the big end-of-tournament disco at hall 1. Traditionally, this is the time, where all the participants are using their last power before the finals, ranking matches and departure Saturday and Sunday.
Discotheque Spirillen will be playing the latest international hits that are sure to crowd the dance floor. Discotheque Spirillen are known for their crazy features and hot rhythms, so there is definately something to look forward to!
Dont miss this evening with dance, cool music and hot rhythms.
It is going be a great party!!
The culmination of Football Festival® Denmark is the finals on Saturday. The best teams in the A-og B play-off’s will compete for the trophies, medals and the homage of the crowd.
After every final the trophy ceremony will take place, and the “Most valuable player” in the class will receive a personal prize. Music, entertainment and cheerleader show creates a cheerful environment around the finals.
The finals of Football Festival® Denmark are played Saturday between 09.00 -20.00.
VIDEO FROM THE FOOTBALL FESTIVAL® DENMARK 2010 PRIZE CEREMONY:
In cooperation with Djurs Summerland and the bus company Centrum Tourist, Football Festival® Denmark offers once again a great deal for those teams or parents who want to combine their participation in Football Festival® Denmark with a visit to Djurs Summerland. Just a 40 minutes drive away from Vejlby-Risskov Sports Center you will find one of the best amusement parks in Denmark.
What is Djurs Summerland?
Djurs Summerland has more than 60 different rides divided into seven different areas –Pirate land, Mexico land, water world, Cowboys and Indian land, and Africa land. But the main attraction, the Pirate, is the biggest and wildest rollercoaster in Denmark, and recently named the fifth best rollercoaster in the world!
Learn more about Djurs Summerland here.
How to profit from the offer
As a participant of Football Festival® Denmark you can experience Djurs Summerland in 3 different ways:
1) Your own team bus plus enterance: DKK 390. The bus will pick you up at your school, and drive you directly to and from Djurs Summerland. You can book either at or in the information desk. The offer is only valid for entire teams (min. 18 persons).
2) Local bus no. 121 (stop on Grenåvej) and enterance: DKK 240. You pay directly in the bus. For time table seewww.midttrafik.dk
3) Own car: reduced price on enterance DKK 199. Order tickets on or at the information desk.