Swedish Cultural Events

The Swedish American Museum keep Swedish traditions alive all year around. Some of the highlights of the year include Midsommarfest, Herring breakfast, Lucia, Glögg competition as well as Christmas dinner and market. Join us here at the Museum for a truly Swedish experience.

 

Here is a list of cultural events at the Museum in 2020
(Detailed information can be found in our calendar)

January
Sunday, Jan. 12 – Julgransplundring
February
Thursday, Feb. 6 – Sami National Day
Tuesday, Feb. 25 – Fettisdag (Fat Tuesday)
March
Sunday, March 1 – Herring Breakfast
Friday, March 6, 13, 20 & 27 – Scandinavian Dance Classes
Friday, March 13 – Mazarin Day
Wednesday, March 25 – Waffle Day
April
Monday, April 6 – Friday, April 10 – Easter Crafts for Children
Spring crafts for Adults (12 and over)
May
Wednesday, May 6 – Hembakat Dagen
Dala Pig Decoration
Chicago Mixed Chorus Concert
Merula Concert
June
Saturday, June 6 – Swedish National Day
Friday, June 12 – Sunday, June 14 – Andersonville Midsommarfest
October
Herring Breakfast
Cinnamon bun day
November
Got Glögg?
Dala Horse Decoration
December
Candle making and Christmas Craft
Julmarknad
Breakfast with Tomten
Lucia
Julgudstjänst
Julmiddag