Tagged: Syttende Mai Celebrations

17th of May

17 ways to celebrate!

Syttende Mai for the young (and the young at heart) Barneblad: A monthly feature to share with kids and grandkids Brought to you by Lori Ann Reinhall #1 Flags Norwegian flags are the first...

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“Sons of old Norway owned the town”

Norwegians celebrated Cynthia Elyce Rubin The Norwegian American “Norwegians Celebrated” ran the bold headline in the evening edition of the Fargo Forum dated May 17, 1904. Thousands of visitors from all over the region...

helium balloons

Balloon use deflated

Towns in Norway say they will prohibit use of helium balloons during national day celebrations The Local A number of towns in Norway have said that they will prohibit the use of helium balloons...

Syttende Mai phrases

Norsk 101

Language practice with Christie Ericson Hipp hipp hurra for 17. mai! The 17th of May (syttende mai eller 17. mai) is Norway’s Constitution Day (Norges grunnlovsdag) and is celebrated all over the country (det...

Live from Norway!

Tune in to NRK for six hours of celebrations You don’t have to be in Norway to follow along with the Syttende Mai fun in the country of honor! If you have a break...