CALL FOR CRAFTERS:
Midsummer Craft & Commercial Tables
The Scandinavian Midsummer Festival, in its 22nd year, attracts thousands of visitors. We are now looking for crafters who can offer us something special and exciting, be it traditional crafts with an innovative twist of something culturally relevant.
We offer you a table at our festival for TWO days for just $105, including all the taxes. 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.
Date: Saturday, June 17 — Sunday June 18, 2017
Time: Sat: 10am — 11pm, Sun: 10am — 4pm
JUNE 17 10:00 am to 6:00pm; Family Festival 6pm to 11pm Bonfire Dance
JUNE 18: 10am – 4pm; 2pm Wife Carrying
The Scandinavian Midsummer Festival is a place for talented local artists, creative craftsmen and vendors of all things Scandinavian and otherwise to come together and share their work and wares with you! They bring a wide variety of handmade goods, gifts, housewares, you name it for you to purchase all throughout the festival grounds.
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
- Scandinavian food
The days are June 17th and 18th.