Døtre av Norge ønskes deg velkommen til å delta i våre begivenheter! Vi har et fantastisk søsterskap. Bli med oss i å bevare vår kulturarv. (The Daughters of Norway welcomes you to participate in our public events! We have a wonderful sisterhood. Join us in preserving our heritage.)
Check the "list of lodges" to find a lodge near you! Each lodge offers various cultural, informational, guest speakers and crafts at their monthly meetings as well as field trips to Scandinavian events.
February 2020 Skandia Music and Dance Events - Pacific Northwest - Download PDF flyer
March 14, 2020, Saturday, Noon - 4:00PM - Puyallup, Washington Viking & Nordic Festival at the Karshner Museum and Center for the Cultural Arts, 309 4th Street NE. There will be Viking sword fighters, story teller, rosmalling, dancing, music and so much more!
March 21, 2019, Saturday, 9:30AM - 2:30PM - Seattle, Washington The events are hosted by Sons of Norway, Leif Erikson Lodge 2-001, 2245 NW 57th, Seattle, WA 98107.Leif to Leif Fun Run/Walk starts at 9AM followed by the Tastes of Norway/Norwegian Cultural and Heritage Day starting at 9:30AM. Prizes provided by new Ballard Viking Beer Hall, Skål. Join us at the hall for the Tastes of Norway and celebrate Norwegian Culture and Heritage with music and demonstrations of many traditional foods and handcrafts taking place throughout the day. We will have some amazing raffles for gift certificates, food, and crafts!
Artists will demonstrate baking and crafts such as woodcarving, nålbinding, Scandinavian weaving and textiles, and rosemaling. Gorgeous handmade goods by our Norna Ladies including their famous embroidered tea towels! Passing on traditions for generations to come with crafts for kids hosted by Kristina & Sigrid Strombo. Get genealogy advice and tips from our Genealogist Eric Jorgensen located in our newly remodeled Norna Room. Fresh Fish will have some tasty samples with a twist. Judy’s Painted Treasures feature beautiful rosemaling and playful Nordic themed gifts.
Our beautiful bunader or Norwegian folk costumes will be shown off at the Bunad Parade at 12:30PM, with commentary by Jody Grage. Anyone wearing a traditional Norwegian folk costume (man, woman or child) is invited to participate in the Bunad Tog/Parade. An immigrant trunk filled with items from the old country can be viewed in our lobby.
Entertainment all day with Tinn Felen, Sølje Sisters, Norwegian Male Chorus and others. Admission is free and the event is open to the public. Check with our helpful parking attendants for directions to FREE PARKING in the Banner Bank when you arrive! Velkommen og vaer saa god! / Welcome to our home and table! For more information go to www.leiferiksonlodge.com
April 18, 2020, Saturday, 10:00AM - 4:00 PM - Olympia, Washington Sons of Norway Homestead Lodge host their annual Norwegian Heritage Festival at the Thurston County Fairgrounds. Located in the Exhibition Hall, 3054 Carpenter Road SE, Olympia, WA 98503. There will be Vikings, Fjord horses and Elkhounds!
April 25, 2020, Saturday, 11:00AM - 3:00PM - Tacoma, Washington The Daughters of Norway, Embla Lodge #2 will be hosting their Heritage Festival. Free Admission. Pacific Lutheran University Center - 12180 Park Avenue South, Tacoma, WA. There will be music, food, demonstrations, raffles and entertainment! The cultural building is the one with the Viking Ship in the front. The Embla sisters will be set up in from of the elevators. Come by and say "Hallo"!
June 28, 2020 Sunday - Kenmore, Washington Skandia Midsommarfest at St. Edwards park. There will be dancers and beautiful bunads. For more information go to the Nordic Folklore website
July 23 - 25, 2020 - Bremerton, Washington Døtre av Norge Convention at the Kitsap Conference Center. Hosted by our sisters Nina Grieg Lodge #40, Prillar Guri Lodge #30, and Thea Foss Lodge #45. We look forward to hearing more about the 2020 convention in the next year! The theme of the convention is "Sisters Sail the Salish"!
October 3, 2020 Saturday - Edgewood, Washington Nordic Festival ~ A Celebration Of Our Cultural Heritage brought to you by the Embla Lodge #2 sisters. 10:00AM - 4:00PM. Mt. View Lutheran Church, 3505 122nd Avenue East, Edgewood Washington. Enjoy traditional music, arts, crafts, cookies, lefse, Scandinavian food & more! Download our PDF flyer.