Tagged: Festival

World Music Festival in Oslo

The Oslo World Music Festival is arranged this week, for the 16th year running, with conserts at various venues in the Norwegian capital. The Opening Party took place at Cosmopolite on Nov. 3. For seven days...

Scandinavian Fest in Charlotte, North Carolina

Presented by The Scandinavian American General Assembly (SAGA), the 6th Annual ScanFest of the Carolinas in Charlotte will take place at the Wachovia Atrium in North Carolina on Nov. 7. SAGA welcomes you to...

“Max Manus” at Hamptons International Film Festival

The Norwegian WWII resistance epic “Max Manus” will be screened at the 17th Annual Hamptons International Film Festival in New York October 8-12, 2009. The Hamptons International Film Festival was founded to celebrate the...

See you at Norwegian Festival in New York City!

The 15th annual Norwegian Festival will take place on Saturday Oct. 3 in beautiful Central Park. The Norwegian Festival is a great day for kids and families. Last year, over 7,000 runners took part in...

Attorney General to Introduce Rove at Høstfest

Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem says he plans to introduce former White House political adviser Karl Rove when Rove is inducted into the Scandinavian-American Hall of Fame in Minot on Sept. 30, reports KFYR-TV Norsk...

Olin’s Angel to Toronto

Norwegian director Margreth Olin’s first feature, The Angel (Engelen), will have its world première in the Discovery sidebar at the Toronto International Film Festival, which runs between September 10- 19. The film will be...

Ultima 2009

The 9th of September marks the start of Ultima – Oslo Contemporary Music Festival 2009 one of the cultural highlights of the autumn season in Norway. The Ultima festival for contemporary music is one...

Welcome to the 2009 Leiv Eriksson International Festival! 

It’s a time to explore, discover and celebrate one’s faith as well as celebrate Nordic cultural roots in the United States. For 22 years, The Norwegian Lutheran Memorial Church (Mindekirken) in Minneapolis, Minn., in cooperation...

Fantastic festival week in Oslo

Oslo confirms its status as the live music capital of Scandinavia this week, with four big festivals and hundreds of concerts in a multitude of genres. Music lovers can choose from pop, rock, jazz,...

Norsk Høstfest: An experience of a lifetime!

Norsk Høstfest, North America’s largest Scandinavian Festival, is celebrating its 32nd year, starting the evening of September 29 – October 3. Tens of thousands of people attend the event annually to celebrate and partake...