Opening ceremony

Luleå welcomes you to "Fire on Ice" - the official opening of Barents Winter Games 2018! Under the starry sky, out on Luleälven's ice we invite you to a athmospheric and fiery show.

2018-03-1217:19 Annemari Johansson

Athletes, leaders, coaches, referees, guests, supporters and residents of Luleå are invited  to a memorable moment - the opening ceremony in Norra Hamn (the north harbour). The ceremony will take place on Friday 16th of March, 19:00-19:45.

We will ask all of you to bring a small flag from your country. The opening ceremony will take place outside, so remember to bring warm clothes for the event. 

All of you living at Scandic Hotel will be transported with bus, all others are supposed to walk.

The ceremony are mandatory for all participants in Barents Winter Games.