Opening Ceremony 2018

The information will be updated in 2019 when everything is planned!
Until then you can read what it looked like last year ...

We wish you wery welcome to the opening ceremony of Umeå Footballfestival 2018!
Players, leaders, supporters - you are all welcome to Skeppsbron in Umeå City, with the Umeå river floating by.
Everyone that wants can take part, couse thats the way it should be in the world of football!

Together with our partner Tiljan we will make another successfull opening ceremony in Umeå City. This will happen thursday evening the 26:th of July!

All participating teams will take place at 7pm on Västra Strandgatan (see map), please take your own teamflags and signs with you. A sign with your clubname you will get from us before we start walking!

NOTE! Buses will go from all accomodation schools and back again after the ceremony. Please note that you must be in time because there are many teams going with the buses and they have limited seats!

Program 2018

All participation teams get ready for the march
Location: Västra Strandgatan, by the river. Get your clubsign - we have one for every club. Please take your own teamsign/clubflag with you!


The march starts. Participation teams walks through the city with nationsflags and clubsigns.


- The player oath. One player from each participating country read the player oath in their own language.
- Opening speech


Consert with Sigrid Bernson, known from the swedish television "Lets Dance" and for singing her song "Patrick Swayse" in "Melodifestivalen" 2018.


Buses starts driving back to accomodation schools
If you live nearby city, we suggest you take a nice walk back in the midnightsun!

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