The biggest for its kind in Denmark
The herring festival in Hvide Sande is the biggest of it's kind in Denmark and has been held since 1994. The biggest total kilograms catch during a festival, is tracked back to 1999. With its impressive 1.467 kilograms of herrings, the record is still to be beaten. Same year a single competitor had an impressive catch of 313 herrings in an hour, which is still the existing record.
Are you ready for 2023
2023 the herring festival will once again kick off, last weekend of April. There will be something for the foodies and fishers. Bring your family, partner and best friend or by yourself and experience the great atmosphere by Hvide Sande harbour.
Feeling lucky? Remember you can sign up for fishing competition here. There is both a division for kids and adults.