||:: The Vikings of Bjornstad
Tivoli Festival: A Celebration of Danish Culture
Saturday, September 16, 2017
10:00 AM until 4:00 PM
We've been invited to Aldersly’s annual Tivoli
Festival. We'll set up our shade canvas and a
couple of tables for our displays. We'll present
The Viking Art of War - probably twice.
Aldersly Retirement Community
326 Mission Avenue
San Rafael, CA
Parking will be a challenge in the narrow streets around the hilly neighborhood. If you have a lot of gear to drop off,
use the main parking lot - or you can head West from the community center on Mission Street, turn right on Grand Avenue and right again on Belle Avenue. There is a double wooden gate that leads to the grassy area where we'll set up. Parking is no easier on this back side of the property, though.
Here's more about
the event from their web site
Free Admission, Free Shuttle. A celebration of Danish culture.
Join the fun at Aldersly! Dine on Danish specialty foods, Smørrøbrød (Open Face Sandwiches), Aebleskiver (Danish pancakes), Kringler (the original Danish pastry). Sample cakes, cookies and breads at the Danish Bakery and Café. Enjoy everyone’s fun foods; hot dogs, hamburgers, ice cream, wine, beer and soft drinks. Nordic House will be selling traditional Scandinavian candies, supplies and gifts.
Listen to live music with Grammy Award winning violinist, Mads Tolling, also the popular Bay Area band Swing Fever. Also on the Main Stage, the NGL&S Norwegian folk dancers, and fun for all ages with Magic Dan.
Additional entertainment with Jim Murdoch, accordionist; Jean Sawyer, fiddler; Dave Marty, banjoist; Mryle Dahl, Scandinavian accordionist, Rhoda Draws Caricatures and
The Vikings of Bjornstad.
(The Bold Face was on their
web site :-)
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