This event has expired. This may be a recurring event, so please check the calendar in the future for updated occurrences.

Midsummer Fest

Coon Valley
  • In our shelter, enjoy some Scandinavian and American cuisine, including troll rolls (lefse wraps), sandwiches, hot dogs, strawberry shortcake, romogrot (cream pudding), and more! Watch some entertainment as you dine, including bands and dancers.

    In our shelter, enjoy some Scandinavian and American cuisine, including troll rolls (lefse wraps), sandwiches, hot dogs, strawberry shortcake, romogrot (cream pudding), and more! Watch some entertainment as you dine, including bands and dancers.
  • Your kids will love the kid's activities, including crafts, scavenger hunt, bean bag toss, a petting zoo, trolls, and toy boat racing down the creek.

    Your kids will love the kid's activities, including crafts, scavenger hunt, bean bag toss, a petting zoo, trolls, and toy boat racing down the creek.
  • Come and watch on of our pioneer craft demonstrators! Broom making, blacksmithing,rosemaling, and woodcarving are just some of the craftsmen who will be displaying their talent for visitors to watch.

    Come and watch on of our pioneer craft demonstrators! Broom making, blacksmithing,rosemaling, and woodcarving are just some of the craftsmen who will be displaying their talent for visitors to watch.
  • Our Thrune Visitors' center has museum rooms full of artifacts from the immigrants to this area. Also, have your kids visit our hands-on nature room.

    Our Thrune Visitors' center has museum rooms full of artifacts from the immigrants to this area.  Also, have your kids visit our hands-on nature room.
  • Our beautiful creek is fun for kids to play in and sail paper boats down.

    Our beautiful creek is fun for kids to play in and sail paper boats down.

Celebrate the summer solstice Scandinavian-style! Some of the many events include musical entertainment, pioneer craft demonstrations and baking demonstrations in our homestead buildings, a woodcarving show, pancake breakfast on Saturday, tractor-drawn wagon rides, and more. We will be serving lots of delicious Scandinavian and American food for your family to enjoy. There will be many kids activities, including boat racing and creek stomping in the creek, bean bag toss, a petting barn, trolls by the bridge, a scavenger hunt, a medallion hunt, and crafts. There are so many activities for your family to enjoy!

Fair/Festival Type

  • Arts & Crafts
  • Ethnic

Features

  • On Water
  • Disabled Access
  • Pets Welcome/Inquire