Call for Crafters

The application round for  Craft and Commercial tables at the Midsummer Festival of 2017 is now open.


The Scandinavian Midsummer Festival 2017 – in its 22nd year – will attract thousands of visitors. Although we are sold out for this year, we are pleased to offer a new opportunity for crafters during the Midsummer Festival 2017. If you are offering special and exciting products – either traditional crafts with an innovative twist or something culturally relevant – the Midsummer Festival 2017 may be an exciting and fruitful opportunity for you and your company.

The vendor cost for a Craft Table at the festival during TWO days is $105 including taxes.

Midsummer  Craft Table Application 2017

Midsummer Commercial Booth Application 2017

During the Craft Fair there will be:

  • Continuous on-stage entertainment
  • Children’s games
  • An authentic Viking Village (the Vikings actually camp out all weekend!)
  • The raising of and dancing around the traditional May Pole
  • Cultural displays and Scandinavian food

If you would like to participate at the Craft Fair, please prepare to send us the following:

  • How and why you do your craft and where have you shown?
  • 3 photographs of the kinds of crafts you are selling.
  • Application for the Craft Market.
  • Participation Agreement.
  • Post dated Cheque.

DEADLINE Friday May 12, 2017

The festival will be advertised on JRfm Radio, in the Vancouver Sun and The Province, as well as in local newspapers. The fun and crazy wife-carrying contest always draws a lot of attention along with continuous entertainment all weekend.

During the Craft Fair there will be:

  • Continuous on-stage entertainment
  • Children’s games
  • An authentic Viking Village (the Vikings actually camp out all weekend!)
  • The raising of and dancing around the traditional May Pole
  • Cultural displays and Scandinavian food.