Scandinavian Mid-Summer Festival
Scandinavians celebrate the summer solstice - the longest day of the year - with a festival of music, flowers, and food in Estes Park the last weekend in June, the 24th & 25th. Festivities begin on The festivities begin Friday evening, June 23rd, with contemporary Scandinavian music and dancing in the BEER KROG from 4 pm to 9 pm. Saturday morning starts with the raising of the Maypole at 10 am followed by the Grand March Entrance at 10 am. Entertainment by folk dance groups and Scandinavian musicians. In addition, there will be a large art and craft fair. Some exhibitors will be selling traditional Scandinavian food, baked goods, decorations and hand-made crafts. There will also be a vintage Volvo & Saab Auto Show. All daytime activities of the festival are free and open to the public. Bond Park in center of Downtown, Saturday 9:30 am to 5 pm. Sunday 9:30 am to 4pm. Free.
The festival is free to attend and wheelchair accessible. Parking and restrooms are located adjacent to the park.