Midsummer Festival Craft Fair 2016

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

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.

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 applications:

Midsummer 2016 Craft Table Application

Midsummer 2016 Commercial Booth Application

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 16, 2016

DEADLINE May 16, 2016

We will contact all applicants by Friday May 27

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.

 

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

 

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 Craft Fair is SOLD OUT

Craft vendor display at Midsummer Festival June 20 and 21, 2015.

The Craft and Commercial tables are sold out, with a waitlist. All vendors will be notified by Wednesday May 27.

The Scandinavian Midsummer Festival, in its 20th 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 Midsummer 2015 Craft Table Application  and the Midsummer commercial booths 2015

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, 2015

DEADLINE May 15, 2015

We will contact successful applicants by Wednesday May 27

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.