Norskedalen's Old Fashioned Christmas

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I'm dreaming of a white Christmas here at Norskedalen!
Watch our demonstrators make traditional Norwegian food or run the smithy in our historic homestead.
He knows if you've been bad or good, so be good for goodness sake! Santa visits from the North Pole and is excited to talk to the kids!
Take a horse-drawn wagon ride through the grounds, and meet the lovely horses too!
Enjoy some Scandinavian cuisine! Make sure to check out our bake sale full of delicious goodies to take home for your holiday parties!
Bring your kids to make some Christmas crafts! We will also have local craft vendors setting up shop in some of our historic buildings so you can get a head start on your Christmas shopping!
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N455 O Ophus Rd - Coon Valley, WI 54623
Information: 608-452-3424

Bring friends and family to enjoy a memorable start to your holiday celebrations with the timeless sounds, smells and traditions of an Old-Fashioned Christmas.Slow down and enjoy horse-drawn wagon rides around the quaintly decorated grounds, cabins and Bekkum Homestead. Listen to area musicians as they share Christmas carols and other musical entertainment throughout the day. Make and take holiday decorations and activities for the whole family. Buy delicious home-made baked goods at the lefse, donuts, and other goods at the bake sale. Follow your nose to our delicious a-la-carte buffet of foods with everything from Norwegian meatballs to rommegrot (cream pudding) to tables filled with holiday baked goodies. Talk with our special visitor from the North Pole and take your photo with Santa in our old fashioned sleigh. Take care of some Christmas shopping with gifts that you won't find anywhere else but in our gift shop -including special Norskedalen merchandise. Demonstrations will include spinning, wood stove cookery, and kids' crafts in the Engum House. 

  • Fair/Festival Type
    • Arts & Crafts
    • Ethnic
    • Holiday

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