An active life

Denmark is known for its wide range of community associations. In Varde Municipality, people of all ages and backgrounds come together for sports, theater, and everything in between.


A lot of possibilities


Swimming pools

Jump into the blue wave in one of the five swimming pools we have around the municipality.


Sports halls

With 13 sports halls and centers you will easily find one near you. Here the whole family can practice both exercise and community.


Padel courts

Padel is also popular on the Danish West Coast. Here you will find both outdoor and indoor courts, where you can challenge friends and family to a battle.


Community Associations and Leisure Activities

In Varde Municipality, we offer a wide range of leisure activities for you and your family, and there is a little something for everyone. We have a strong community of associations, which helps create a sense of togetherness. For example, you can play football and handball, participate in badminton and tennis, swim and dance, play chess, practice gymnastics, join the scouts, or explore amateur theatre.

To become a member of these associations, you will need to pay a membership fee, which varies depending on the activity you wish to participate in.

Examples of approximate membership fees:

  • Varde Cycling Club - 500 DKK annually
  • Varde Gymnastics Association - 600 DKK per season
  • Nørre Nebel Tennis - 650 DKK per year for a family

Drama and Amateur Theater

Acting, drama, music, singing, costumes, and beautiful scenery. Theater life is alive and well in the talented theater associations you will find around Varde Municipality. Here we can proudly boast of housing Denmark's largest amateur theater association.