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The Fortress Days in Fredericia

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Eight festive days full of activities for the entire family!

Join the festivities in July in Fredericia

Every year on the 5th and 6th of July Fredericia marks the anniversary of The Battle of Fredericia 1849. The streets of Fredericia are filled with parades, processions, music and events that tells the story about the historic battle and the incredible victory. Visit the Soldier Camp on Fredericia Ramparts, join the torchlight procession and the musical parades, and stay to see a festive firework display light up the night sky.

Find events during The Fortress Days in Fredericia 2023 in our Event Calendar!

The history of Fredericia

Learn more about Fredericia as a royal fortification and the exciting history that shapes the town.

➞ Read about the history here

Other activities during The Fortress Days

You'll find lots of funny historical activities during The Fortress Days. If you venture a trip on your own, try the thrilling audio walk on Fredericia Ramparts, listen to the historical podcast about the fortress town or reach the top The White Water Tower and view Fredericia from above. The options are endless!