Funding sportsBut the event support is intended to be broader than the cultural sector. It could also support concerts, theater performances, exhibitions, and festivals, but also fairs and markets, as well as sporting events. The Center Party and the Liberals, who support the red-green government, support the proposal.
Skansen boss celebrates
Among those who rejoice over the message of more crisis support is the head of Skansen in Stockholm, John Brattmyhr.
“I am naturally elated with joy. We do not yet know how much support we will receive, but it is really wonderful to be helped in this difficult time,” he said.
The traditional amusement park opened its doors to visitors on Maundy Thursday for the first time since November.
Concert organizers are also pleased with the proposal for event support in the second half of the year. It is still unclear how the scheme will be designed.
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