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Welcome to the North
February 3 @ 3:00 pm - 9:00 pmFree
Super Bowl Weekend in Minneapolis! Ancient Nordic people had formal and meaningful ways to host others that carry into today.
Please join us for an exciting weekend of free, family-friendly fun as we celebrate Midwinter in Minnesota and American Football in true Nordic style – Outside!
Ice Bar with traditional Nordic drinks (sponsored by Borton Overseas), local market-style shopping featuring a variety of traditional wares and crafts, tasty food and snacks, and performances and activities by Kari Tauring on the hour on Saturday!
Kari’s Saturday Schedule
3pm – Begin the festivities with cow bells, cow calls, and the blast of the cow horn
4pm – Stories and Songs from the Viking Era
5pm – Nordic Knowledge Quiz – Test your “Viking” knowledge from Iron Age Europe to Minnesota 1961
6pm – Viking Costume Contest “Historical” and “Fantastical” categories (free drink ticket for anyone who shows up in costume!)
7pm – Skol Chant and Songdans!
Plus children can get their names translated into Elder Futhark Runes when they visit Ms Kari’s table!
Inside Norway House – “In Play” Exhibit inside the Galleri (entrance fee applies), food, drink, and shopping!
And, of course, the big game onscreen on Sunday night!
Brought to you by Norway House, Norwegian American Chamber of Commerce (NACC) – Upper Midwest Chapter, and InJoy Events & Outreach, LLC with our Presenting Sponsor Borton Overseas – Journeys to Extraordinary Lands.
Saturday, February 3, 2018
3:00 pm until 9:00 pm
Sunday, February 4, 2018
2:00 pm until 9:00 pm