If you're in Sweden during January and February, here are some interesting major events.
Jan. 29 - Feb. 8 - Gothenburg Film Festival. More than 500 new international films will be shown for the first time in Sweden.
Jan. 29 - 31 - Kiruna Snow Festival. Events including markets, performances and snow sculpturing contest.
Feb. 9 - 13 - Stockholm Furniture Fair. The finest and latest Nordic interior design for homes, offices and public spaces.
Feb. 26 - March 7 - A variety of specialized races culminating with 30 thousand skiers in the cross country 56 mile long Wasa Race "Vasaloppet" between Sälen and Mora in Dalarna.