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Nordic Fest

Event Details

July 28, 2016 6:00 PM — July 30, 2016 11:30 PM
Location: Downtown Decorah
Water Street
Decorah, IA, 52101
Contact Name: Charlene Selbee
Email: director@visitdecorah.com
Phone: 563-382-2023
Website: nordicfest.com

Event Description

Take part in the 50th annual celebration of Nordic and Scandinavian heritage!
Decorah, Iowa home to the annual Nordic Fest, a Norwegian celebration that’s been going strong since 1967.  Nearly 10,000 friends, family, & visitors gather in town for this 3-day event.  The Fest begins Thursday evening with Opening Ceremonies followed by 2 full days of Norwegian fun, traditional food, lively dancing, a colorful parade, intricate & authentic costumes, sporting events, authentic crafts & boundless entertainment.


Stop in the Visitors Center to get information about Nordic Fest and to purchase your Nordic Fest Program & Button!!

Live Music under the canopies!  Events for the kids!  Get a program online or at Nordic Fest Headquarters for a full calendar of events, meal locations, and vendors.