Scandinavian Midsummer Celebration

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Kevin Wollemann
Highview Bluegrass Band 2016
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Homemade multi-grain bread and cardamom biscuits for sale.
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Food line.
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Tripoli School Alumni
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Enjoying lunch
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View Website Favorite (2) Knox Creek Heritage Center
N4517 W Knox Rd - Brantwood, WI 54513
Information: 715-564-2520
Information: 715-564-2525

Participate in activities commemorating traditional Scandinavian summer celebrations of the longer summer days. Afternoon activities include exhibits, maypole, bread sale (homemade multi-grain bread and cardamom biscuits), food, silent auction, music and bonfire. In Sweden, branches with leaves are made into roping and twined around the maypole and then it is raised for dancing around. Serving of traditional Scandinavian foods (begins at 2 p.m.) including Swedish meatballs, new potatoes, veggies, herring, and cheese and fruit for dessert. Live music from 1-4pm by a local band. Tour seven (7) historic buildings which are part of the museum and house displays that depict the history and culture of this area including school, logging, agriculture, and Co-op displays; plus a gift shop. Sponsored by the Knox Creek Heritage Center; always held on the 4th Saturday in June.

  • Free Admission
    • Yes
  • Features
    • Disabled Access
  • History/Heritage Type
    • Wisconsin History
  • Fair/Festival Type
    • Ethnic
    • Food & Drink

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