Events

Atlantic Crossing: PBS Drama

Based on a true story of passion and politics, Atlantic Crossing is an upcoming PBS drama on Masterpiece. Episodes air Sundays, April 4–May 23, at 8:00 pm CST on PBS. You can watch the...

Tour the Viking Ship from the 1893 World’s Fair

Good Templar Park 528 East Side Drive, Geneva

Take a tour the Viking Ship, an artifact from the 1893 Chicago World's Fair! Built in 1892, the ship was modeled after a vessel called the Gokstad that was estimated to have been built...

ONLINE: Diana’s Wedding—New Nordic Virtual Cinema

New Nordic Cinema at Scandinavia House returns in a virtual format! Celebrate contemporary Nordic filmmaking from home by catching some of the best new films in weekend sessions of contemporary feature films and documentaries....

ONLINE: Innovate Faster with NACC

Join NACC and 15 other European Chambers of Commerce in New York for the first installment of the three-part LEAP Forward webinar series, "Innovate Faster." Innovation in the digital realm has been a leading...

2-Day Bunad Class

Finish your bunad for 17. mai or get started on one for next year! Bunad Creations is hosting a class at her studio in Spokane, WA. Class is limited to 4 students, so book...

$125

ONLINE: Virtual Nordic Stories: Miss Jaster’s Garden

Join the National Nordic Museum for story time and craft with their special guest, children's librarian Sara Jensen. We will listen to the story Miss Jaster's Garden, by Danish author N.M. Bodeker. Hedgie the Hedgehog lives in a...

ONLINE: Thursday Night Soup: Fish Chowder

Join celebrated Nordic cookbook author and food historian Patrice Johnson (AKA the Nordic Food Geek) to make a traditional Nordic-style fish chowder. Fish is an important part of many food traditions around the world...

$30

ONLINE: Sámi-Inspired Sparkle Hoop Earrings

Explore a new “twist” on a traditional craft in this Vesterheim Folk Art School Class! Using pewter wire thread and a macramé style weave, students will create a pair of hoop earrings with a...

$115

ONLINE: Rick Steves—Travel to the Nordic Countries

Join Nordic Northwest for a lively evening with Rick Steves, widely considered America’s most respected authority on travel to Europe. Steves will highlight travel to the Nordic countries with special sites to visit, travel...

$10

Nordic Vintage Sale

Nordia House 8800 SW Oleson Rd., Portland

Nordic Northwest's Nordic Vintage & Treasure sale returns! If you are in the market for vintage Nordic collectibles, apparel, dishes, glassware, linens, artwork and other unique treasures, come and explore the Nordic Vintage &...

Syttende Mai Festival: Stoughton, Wisconsin

Stoughton, Wisconsin Stoughton

Stoughton's Syttende Mai Festival is a weekend-long celebration of Norwegian heritage featuring fun activities and cultural experiences for the whole family. Join in for three days of parades, amazing food and drink, arts and...

Syttende Mai Parade & Weekend Fest in SE Minnesota

Giants of the Earth Heritage Center 163 W Main, Spring Grove

Join in the fun at Spring Grove's Syttende Mai parade and weekend fest with social distancing and masks! Many events are outside as usual. You can even buy a mask to compliment your bunad!...