Midsummer Festival

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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 brunch and the famous wife-carrying con­test. WIN Two tick­ets to Scan­di­navia (donated by Ice­landair) and $2500 cash prizes

Date: Sat­ur­day, June 21 — Sun­day June 22, 2014, plus June 20 8pm-1am “Ember Skies” 19+ Dance
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: 8pm-1am “Ember Skies” 19+ Dance
JUNE 21: 10:00 am to 6:00pm; Fam­ily Fes­ti­val 6pm to 11pm Bon­fire Dance
JUNE 22: 10am – 4pm; 2pm Wife Car­ry­ing
See the flyer.

Details will be on the Scan­di­na­vian Mid­sum­mer Fes­ti­val website.

Call to Crafters and Mid­sum­mer Ven­dors.

 

 

Christmas craft fairs

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Do you Christ­mas shop­ping early. All of our mem­ber coun­tries will be offer­ing sea­sonal goods.

Four great events!

 

Wel­come to Nor­way craft fair: Sun­day, Novem­ber 2, noon — 4pm.

Swedish Christ­mas mar­ket: Sat­ur­day, Novem­ber 15 and 16, 11am-4pm

Scan­di­na­vian craft fair: Sun­day, Novem­ber 23, 11am — 4pm

Ice­landic Bake Sale: Sun­day, Novem­ber 30, 10am — 1pm

Check them out:

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Wel­come to Nor­way craft fair: Sun­day, Novem­ber 2, noon — 4pm. Con­tact Cathy Gugle­mucci 604 526 0435

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Swedish Christ­mas mar­ket: Sat­ur­day, Novem­ber 15 and 16, 11am-4pm. Con­tact Åsa Eidelöf, 604–988-9882

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Scan­di­na­vian craft fair: Sun­day, Novem­ber 23, 11am — 4pm. Con­tact Ron Stub­bings 604 941‑0760

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Ice­landic Christ­mas bake sale: Sun­day, Novem­ber 30, 10am — 1pm, Con­tact Naomi Dyer 604–465-9471

Midsummer Festival

Midsummer2014-2Mid­sum­mer 2104: Nordic Design!

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 brunch and the famous wife-carrying con­test. WIN Two tick­ets to Scan­di­navia (donated by Ice­landair) and $2500 cash prizes

Date: Sat­ur­day, June 21 — Sun­day June 22, 2014, plus June 20 8pm-1am “Ember Skies” 19+ Dance
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: 8pm-1am “Ember Skies” 19+ Dance
JUNE 21: 10:00 am to 6:00pm; Fam­ily Fes­ti­val 6pm to 11pm Bon­fire Dance
JUNE 22: 10am – 4pm; 2pm Wife Car­ry­ing
See the flyer.

Details will be on the Scan­di­na­vian Mid­sum­mer Fes­ti­val website.

Call to Crafters and Mid­sum­mer Ven­dors.

 

 

Call to Crafters — Midsummer Festival Craft Fair, and Call to Vendors

Craft vendor display at Midsummer FestivalThe Scan­di­na­vian Mid­sum­mer Fes­ti­val tables are SOLD OUT!
June 21 and 22, 2014.

The Scan­di­na­vian Mid­sum­mer Fes­ti­val, in its 19th 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.

We offer you a craft table at our fes­ti­val for TWO days for just just $99.75 (includes all applic­a­ble taxes).  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.

Com­mer­cial Booth: 10 x 6 ft: canopy-covered space with an 8 ft table and 2
chairs $315 (includes all applic­a­ble taxes).

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

Here are the Crafters Appli­ca­tion Forms and the Ven­dors Appli­ca­tion forms

If you would like to par­tic­i­pate at the Craft Fair, please send us the following:

• How and why you do your craft and where have you shown?
• 3 pho­tographs of the kinds of crafts you are sell­ing
• Appli­ca­tion for the Craft Mar­ket
• Par­tic­i­pa­tion Agree­ment
• Cheque dated for May 15, 2014

DEADLINE May 15, 2014

We will con­tact suc­cess­ful appli­cants by Wednes­day May 28

Nordic Craft Fair

Scandinavian CraftsAll coun­tries represented!

Date: Sun­day, Novem­ber 10, 2013
Time: Craft Fair is open 11:00 am to 3:30 pm
Loca­tion: Scan­di­na­vian Com­mu­nity Cen­ter, 6540 Thomas Street, Burn­aby, BC
Con­tact: For ques­tions or con­cerns please call Tina at 778–866-7078 or email ac.wahsnull@legearpanit

Here is the  Ven­dors Reg­is­tra­tion Form.

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