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Svenskarnes Dag (Swedish Heritage Day)

Come for the 80th annual Svenskarnas Dag! 

 Minnehaha Park, Minneapolis, MN - ethnic concerts, displays, food and loads of all FUN. Come enjoy this Swedish event! It’s likely to be the best gathering of the summer (midsummer)! Flowers, food and fun for all!

Join the fun @ Minnehaha Park from 10:30 ‘till 5 in the afternoon (it may be the best 6+ hours of fun of the summer)! Stage will be close to the Sea Salt Eatery and nearby all the other park’s activities and beauty.

"Among our terrific entertainment performers are The Swedish group Bjarv, a Scandinavian quartet of saxophones, local performers including the American Swedish Institute & St. Paul Male Choruses, TheSvenskarnas Dag Girls Choir, the Vasa Junior Folk Dancers, Twin Cities Swedish Folk Dancers and a lot more. Additionally, we’ll be presenting the ‘Swede of the Year’ and crowning the 2014 Miss Svenskarnas Dag! Of course you won’t want miss our annual Midsommarstängrainsin!

In addition to delightful authentic Swedish foods and handicrafts available for purchase like Thor’s ax and silver Viking helmets, vendors will be offering (besides lutefisk) lots of Swedish / Scandinavian delicacies’ like Svenska sausage, lingonberries, rice pudding, Swedish meat balls, cake brod, lemon fruit drinks and a lot of other comfort food."

Activities and fun for all ages! This is a free family friendly event

While you’re here enjoy many of the other features of Minnehaha Park –

Off-Leash Dog Park Located on the south end of Minnehaha Park

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