Scandinavian Midsummer Festival (20th Annual)
6540 Thomas Street
Join over 5000 people and celebrate Midsummer at the Scandinavian Community Centre June 20 & 21! Gates open at 10am on Saturday (June 20: Festival 10am-6pm; Beer Garden 6pm-11pm; June 21: 10am-4pm) Tickets $10 at the gates; Under 16yrs FREE and Parking is FREE! Fun for the entire family!
This years’ theme is Capital Cities: there will be cultural displays, a Nordic market place & crafters, lots of Scandinavian foods, kids activities, continuous entertainment, a Vintage Volvo display, raising of the Midsummer Pole on Saturday 1pm, a Midsummer bonfire Saturday night, and a Beer Garden for those that are legal drinking age!
There will also be a Viking Village with Real Vikings!
Wife Carrying contest June 21st at 2pm: win your *wife*’s weight in Carlsberg beer! Refer to website for registration details and rules!
http://www.scandinavianmidsummerfestival.com/ Phone: (604)294-2777