The 38th Annual Scandinavian Day Festival
September 10, 2017

Entertainment and Event Schedule

2017 Festival Program



10:30am - Church Service – Pastor Ron Eckberg

Nordic Folk Dancers of Chicago

Experience, learn and take home dances from the Nordic countries with Linda, Paul and the Nordic Folk Dancers 2:30 PM


The Festival Main Stage

Opening Ceremony and Welcome

Flags of the Nations and National Anthems

Kyle Elsbernd and Dave Kirkeby  12:00 PM

The Nordic Folk Dancers of Chicago  1:00 PM

Gangspil  2:00 PM

Jaerv  3:15 PM

Juli Wood  and Company  4:00 PM

Dancing Queen (Abba Salute) 5:00 PM


Children's Activities Throughout the Day!


Along the Riverfront

10:00am – 5:00pm – Living History


 Nordic Beer Seminar/Tasting ($15) - Jenny “JP” Pfafflin, Certified Cicerone® 12:15 PM, 1:15 PM, and 3:15 PM


All Performance times are approximate!

Live Entertainment



Juli Wood


Dancing Queen - Abba Salute

Kyle Elsbernd and Dave Kirkeby

Nordic Folk Dancers of Chicago

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