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OPENING CEREMONY

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

TEAM PRESENTATION

Football Festival® Denmark is rewarding the most inventive in-march performance.

>> Click here to watch photos from zoomable flash torch

VIDEO FROM OPENING CEREMONY 2011:

 

RECEPTION

Reception and official welcome by the counsil of Aarhus City
As the second largest city in Denmark Aarhus is proud being the host city of Football Festival® Denmark. The city council invites two coaches/managers from every participating team to attend the official reception and welcome by Aarhus City.
Here you will meet a representative from the counsil of Aarhus and learn more about the history of Aarhus as a former centre of the Viking culture.
In 2011 the official welcome to Football Festival® Denmark was hel at the famous art museum ARoS where the participants had the opportunity to visit Rainbow Panorama at the top of the building.
Transport by bus from Vejlby-Risskov Sports Centre to Aarhus City Hall will be arranged.
It is necessary to sign up for the reception in advance – more information will follow at check-in.

TIVOLI FRIHEDEN

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:

 

BARBEQUE NIGHT

Barbeque Night
Have you ever been to a barbeque with more than a thousand other guests?

No?

– 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

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:

 

KARAOKE

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

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!!

 

PRIZE CEREMONY

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:

 

 

DJURS SUMMERLAND

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.