Children’s Christmas in Scandinavia

This afternoon of Nordic fun begins at 1pm with the always popular Santa Lucia Pageant, put on by the children of the Swedish School, followed by Christmas crafts for kids—and adults—to make. Be sure to bring your camera because Santa is going to visit!

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17th of May: The day in photos

The weather was just about perfect for Ballard’s day-long party to celebrate Syttende Mai (17th of May) festivities.  Crowds packed downtown Ballard in honor of Norwegian Constitution Day. While some of the early festivities took place inside, people looking for some sun gathered at Bergen Place to take in live entertainment.  One of the favorite groups (below) […]

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