Midsummer Festival

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Midsummer 2106: 20 Years of the Scandinavian Centre!

Saturday features include on-stage entertainment, Market Place, children’s games, Viking Village, raising the May Pole, cultural displays, Scandinavian food. Sunday features include in addition a pancake breakfast and the famous wife-carrying contest.

Date: Sat­ur­day, June 18 — Sun­day June 19, 2016
Time: Sat: 10am — 11pm, Sun: 10am — 4pm
Place: Scan­di­na­vian Com­mu­nity Cen­tre
Cost: Day pass only $10 • Free for children under 16 • Free parking

Highlights:
JUNE 18: 10:00 am to 6:00pm; Family Festival 6pm to 11pm Bonfire Dance
JUNE 19: 10am – 4pm; 2pm Wife Carrying
Details will be on the Scandinavian Midsummer Festival website.

 

 

 

Midsummer Festival Craft Fair 2016 IS SOLD OUT

Craft vendor display at Midsummer Festival Festival dates: June 18  and 19, 2016.

Deadline for applications was Monday May 16. The Festival is sold out. The vendors will be notified by Friday May 27.

The Scandinavian Midsummer Festival, in its 21st year, attracts thousands of visitors. We are now looking for crafters who can offer us something special and exciting, be it traditional crafts with an innovative twist of something culturally relevant.

The festival will be advertised on JRfm Radio, in the Vancouver Sun and The Province as well as in local newspapers.  The fun and crazy wife-carrying contest always draws a lot of attention along with continuous entertainment all weekend.

During the Craft Fair there will be:

  • Continuous on-stage entertainment
  • Children’s games
  • An authentic Viking Village (the Vikings actually camp out all weekend!)
  • The raising of and dancing around the traditional May Pole
  • Cultural displays
  • Scandinavian food

DEADLINE May 16, 2016

We will contact all applicants by Friday May 27

Christmas Craft Fairs

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Welcome to Norway Craft Fair: Sunday, November 1, noon – 4pm.
Contact
: Ingeborg Bekken ibekken@nullshaw.ca 604-782-6439

Icelandic Bake Sale: Sunday, November 15
Craft Tables – contact Anna Bjarnason at 604-526-6775 or anna.bjarnason74@nullgmail.com.
Pre-orders are accepted and recommended. Contact: Naomi Dyer 604-465-9471 or ndyer@nulltelus.net

Swedish Christmas Market: Saturday and Sunday, November 21 and 22, 11am-4pm.
Contact
: AnnaCarin Tornqvist 604-913-7747 swedishculturalsociety@nullgmail.com

Scandinavian Craft Fair: Sunday, November 29.
Contact
: Riitta Huttunen 604-941-0760 scandicraftfair@nullgmail.com

Check them out:

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Welcome to Norway craft fair: Sunday, November 1, noon – 4pm. Contact Ingeborg Bekken

 

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Swedish Christmas market: Saturday, November 21 and 22, 11am-4pm. Contact AnnaCarin Tornqvist 604-913-7747

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Scandinavian craft fair: Sunday, November 29, 11am – 4pm. Contact Riitta Huttunen 604 941-0760

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Icelandic Christmas Bake Sale: Sunday, November 15

Christmas Craft Fairs

Santas_Spratley_MG_0002-1r2015 Craft Fairs

Welcome to Norway Craft Fair: Sunday, November 1, noon – 4pm.
Contact
: Ingeborg Bekken ibekken@nullshaw.ca 604-782-6439

Icelandic Bake Sale: Sunday, November 15
Craft Tables – contact Anna Bjarnason at 604-526-6775 or anna.bjarnason74@nullgmail.com.
Pre-orders are accepted and recommended
Contact: Naomi Dyer 604-465-9471 or ndyer@nulltelus.net

Swedish Christmas Market: Saturday and Sunday, November 21 and 22, 11am-4pm.
Contact
: AnnaCarin Tornqvist 604-913-7747 swedishculturalsociety@nullgmail.com

Scandinavian Craft Fair: Sunday, November 29.
Contact
: Riitta Huttunen 604-941-0760 scandicraftfair@nullgmail.com

Check below for more details.

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Welcome to Norway craft fair: Sunday, November 1, noon – 4pm. Contact Ingeborg Bekken ibekken@nullshaw.ca

LesliesCookie_Cutler_2154s

Icelandic Christmas Bake Sale: Sunday, November 15

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Swedish Christmas market: Saturday, November 21 and 22, 11am-4pm. Contact AnnaCarin Tornqvist 604-913-7747

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Scandinavian craft fair: Sunday, November 29, 11am – 4pm. Contact Riitta Huttunen 604 941-0760

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Midsummer Festival – Thank you!

Swedish Girls Midsummer 2015Thank you to all who came to the Scandinavian Midsummer Festival 2105: Nordic Capital Cities! And a huge big thank you to all our hard working volunteers!

Saturday featured on-stage entertainment, Market Place, children’s games, Viking Village, raising the May Pole, cultural displays, Scandinavian food. Sunday featured in addition a pancake breakfast and the famous wife-carrying contest.
Scandinavian Midsummer Festival website.

 

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Midsummer Festival

Midsummer 2105: Nordic Capital Cities!

Photo of Eva Andersson and Midsummer wreathsSaturday features include on-stage entertainment, Market Place, children’s games, Viking Village, raising the May Pole, cultural displays, Scandinavian food. Sunday features include in addition a pancake breakfast and the famous wife-carrying contest.

Date: Sat­ur­day, June 20 — Sun­day June 21, 2015
Time: Sat: 10am — 11pm, Sun: 10am — 4pm
Place: Scan­di­na­vian Com­mu­nity Cen­tre
Cost: Day pass only $10 • Free for children under 16 • Free parking

Highlights:
JUNE 20: 10:00 am to 6:00pm; Family Festival 6pm to 11pm Bonfire Dance
JUNE 21: 10am – 4pm; 2pm Wife Carrying
Details will be on the Scandinavian Midsummer Festival website.

Midsummer 2015 Craft Table Application

Midsummer poster 2015

 

Midsummer Festival

Midsummer 2105: Nordic Capital Cities!

Photo of Eva Andersson and Midsummer wreathsSaturday features include on-stage entertainment, Market Place, children’s games, Viking Village, raising the May Pole, cultural displays, Scandinavian food. Sunday features include in addition a pancake breakfast and the famous wife-carrying contest.

Date: Sat­ur­day, June 20 — Sun­day June 21, 2015
Time: Sat: 10am — 11pm, Sun: 10am — 4pm
Place: Scan­di­na­vian Com­mu­nity Cen­tre
Cost: Day pass only $10 • Free for children under 16 • Free parking

Highlights:
JUNE 20: 10:00 am to 6:00pm; Family Festival 6pm to 11pm Bonfire Dance
JUNE 21: 10am – 4pm; 2pm Wife Carrying
Details will be on the Scandinavian Midsummer Festival website.

Midsummer 2015 Craft Table Application

Midsummer poster 2015

 

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