End of Eruption Festival

//End of Eruption Festival

Every first weekend of July the natives of the Westman Islands celebrate the end of the volcanic eruption in Heimaey which was officially declared over on July 3rd, 1973

On that weekend the inhabitants are joined with islanders now living on the mainland, who come over for the celebration. This festival offers all sorts of events and gatherings; arts exhibits, concerts, theatre shows, hikes, fashion shows and much more.