Midsummer’s Eve Festival (Jónsmessuhátíð) in Eyrarbakki will be held on Saturday 20. June 2015. Activities include artist open studios and other open house events, a bonfire at the beach, and the Midsummer’s Eve Ball dance party.
The Eyrarbakki Millennium Festival is a celebration of Eyrarbakki’s history and heritage. The day starts with a parade through the town ending with meat soup. There’s a craft market and raffle, the rooster and hen beauty pageant, and a pig roast in the square.
Eyrarbakki’s renowned Rauða Húsið restaurant is celebrating 10 years of serving up delicious seafood, Icelandic meat dishes, and other delectable fare at its current location.