Elton John's playing around the corner...

I didn’t even realise until a few hours ago that Elton John was playing in Uppsala’s botanical garden, more or less around the corner from my apartment.

He picked a good day for it, with sunny 25 °C weather it’s the best weather of the year so far, so half the city was out having a picnic. Unfortunately, the event organisers had put up barriers to (try to) prevent non-ticket holders from peering in on the concert, so everyone up on the hill at the castle had pretty much the same view of it:

Not that it put people off much. This was the scene at about 8.30pm: