Schedule of Events

Stromsburg's 65th Annual Swedish Midsommar Festival
June 16-18, 2017

Friday, June 16th

1:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Wine Tasting @ The Rose Colored Glass
403 Commercial
4:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
CHICKEN BARBECUE
TOWN SQUARE
5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Kids Entertainment “String Beans”
Town Square
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
TASTE OF SWEDEN
Viking Center, South Side of Square
6:15 p.m.
Swedish Dancers
Town Square
Beginning at 7:00 p.m.
Naming of Honorary Swede
Town Square

Super Swede Presentation


Crowning of 2016 King & Queen
 
8:00 p.m.
Music with "Paul Siebert"
Town Square
8:30 p.m. - 12:30 a.m.
"Paul Phillips"
Legion Club
 

Saturday, June 17th

7:00 a.m.
Swedish Pancakes
Methodist Church & Corner Cafe
8:00 a.m.
5K-10K-1M Earl "Helge" Byleen Run/Walk
5th & Commercial
9:00 a.m.
Horseshoe Tournament
Buckley Park
9:00 a.m.
Kick Ball Tournament
Buckley Park
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Midsommer Market/Art & Crafts
Town Square
9:00 a.m.
3 on 3 Basketball Tournament
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West 4th Street
11:00 a.m./1:00 p.m./3:00 p.m.
Skjaldborg Vikings Reenactment
Town Square
11:15 a.m.
State Sanctioned Children's Tractor Pull
5th & Commercial
11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Tour of Stromsburg, "Sites & Sights"Starts at Rose Colored Glass
12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Edgerton Explorit Center from Aurora
Town Square
8:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
TASTE OF SWEDEN
Viking Center, South Side of Square
1:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Wine Tasting @ The Rose Colored Glass
Featuring music by Joe Cockson from 2-4 pm
403 Commercial
2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
“Patchwork of the Prairie, Quilts” by Yvonne HollenbeckLibrary
4:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Firemen & Sophomore Class BBQ: BBQ & Brats
Fire Hall - 5th & Commercial
4:45 p.m.
Swedish Dancers
Town Square
6:00 p.m. 
PARADE
“Stromsburg, Past & Present”  Download PDF »
Down Ekeley & 4th Street
7:30 p.m.
"The 1st Nebraska Volunteer Brass Band"
Town Square
8:30 p.m. - 12:30 a.m.
DJ, danceLegion Club
 

Sunday, June 18th

7:00 - 10:00 a.m.
Boy Scout Pancake Feed
Town Square
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Car, Motorcyle & Tractor Show
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Town Square
11:00 a.m. - ?
Boy Scout Hamburger Feed
Town Square
3:00 p.m.Free movie "The Final Season"Civic Center, E 4th Street
6:30 p.m.  
"Forever Sing Praise" with "Free Men 2"Ev Free Church
 

Midway on the Square - Friday, Saturday, and Sunday


Sponsored by the Stromsburg Chamber of Commerce Swedish Midsommar Committee
For more information, call 402-764-5265 or stop by the information booth in the Town Square at the Festival.