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Syttende Mai Festival

Our annual Syttende Mai Festival in Stoughton, Wisconsin is a three-day celebration of our city's Norwegian heritage and culture. The Syttende Mai takes place annually on the weekend closest to Norway's Constitution Day. Enjoy a full weekend of family-friendly activities in Stoughton, from parades and delicious food & drinks, to arts & crafts.

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Location

Various locations, 532 E Main St - Stoughton, WI 53589



Date

May 17 - May 19, 2019



Time

Friday • 9am – 10pm
Saturday • 9am – 10pm
Sunday • 9am – 5pm

 

Admission

Free 

Visit syttendemaistoughton.com for more information on scheduled events, performances, and more during the Syttende Mai Festival!

Syttende Mai Festival Activities

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Live Performances

Syttende Mai invites you to experience Norwegian culture through an exciting variety of musical performances, dancing, and theater.
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Fun Runs

Get set to run, walk, or row your way through Stoughton in one of Syttende Mai's many athletic events. Competitions range in intensity.
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Norweigan Dancers

The Stoughton Norwegian Dancers are a dance troupe who delight audiences with their intricate footwork, athleticism, and enthusiasm for traditional Norwegian culture.
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Syttende Mai 2018

 

Did You Know?

From the late 1800s to the early 1900s, Stoughton brought in an influx of Norwegians, and at one time, as many as 75 percent of its residents spoke Norwegian.