Success for the wild EATART-festival!

By 2 July, 2017News

Eat Art Fest – initiated by Food In Action & friends, is the 1st sustainable food and arts festival in Östersund and the region of Jämtland, Sweden. The event was held on 17 – 18 June 2017 and was organised by more than 25 local organisations and partners. Watch video here

7.000 visitors had the opportunity to taste artisan food and out-door cooking, witness the performances with more than 50 local artisan, chefs, artist and dancers taking part.

Invited chefs came from across the globe including Barcelona, Vancouver Island, London, Crete, Paris, Bogotá and Stockholm. Together they performed a “Cultural Bonanza where nearly 400 people attended. The party called “crEATive Östersund” where all senses get involved.


The 24 hour festival was rounded with an extra focus on a better world. Östersund was appointed as UNESCO Creative City of Gastronomy in 2011. For further information, more photos and film, please visit

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Photo & filmcred to; Robert HenrikssonJohan Hallström & Tina Stafrén