17.mai 2019 in London

The Norwegian National Day 17th of may is fast approaching. Here is what is happening in London. If you know of a UK event, please share by leaving a comment below. Hipp Hipp Hurra for 17.mai! The Norwegian Seaman's Church in London will be having a all day celebration starting with a celebration mass at 11am, followed by coffee and waffles in the beautiful St. Olav’s Square outside the church...

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17th of Mai in London – Celebrate Norway’s National Day!

The Norwegian National Day is celebrated every year in Southwark Park in London with thousands of Norwegian gathering to walk in the parade, eat hot dogs and sing the national anthem together. Many will bring a picnic and the children can play all day. One of the most important days in the Norwegian calendar is the 17th of May, Norway's Constitution Day. In London we have a 17th of May Committee...

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Nordic Matters Festival at London’s Southbank Centre January 2017

The festival Nordic Matters is launching on Saturday 14 January in the Southbank Centre in London, with an opening weekend of fika and fun for all the family, inviting everyone to immerse themselves in Nordic culture, music, storytelling, workshops and a marvellous cinnamon bun bake-off! Southbank Centre has announced the first details of Nordic Matters, a year long exploration of Nordic arts...

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Scandinavian Christmas Markets in London 2016

The Advent season and countdown to Christmas starts this weekend, with snow on its way according to the weather forecast as well as the Scandinavian Christmas Markets happening all over London. The Scandinavian Christmas Markets in London is an opportunity to secure essential Christmas treats and gifts as well as getting into the spirit of Christmas. There are three wonderful Scandinavian...

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The best outdoor ice skating rinks in London for Christmas 2016

We think the capital's outdoor ice rinks offer the most magical setting for any outdoor activity during the darkest months of the year. There's no better way to get into the spirit of Christmas than to get your skates on and enjoy a fun day out with family and friends. The first ice rinks in London open today! Booking are already open with tickets for sale. Here's the list of London's best ice...

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The Barbican London – a hidden gem for families and children

Whether you are trying to keep the kids busy for a low cost rainy afternoon, or planning something for a special treat, there’s something to satisfy every member of the family at the Barbican Centre in London. Nestled in-between tall concrete buildings in the heart of the financial district City of London, the Barbican is Europe's largest multi-arts and conference venue presenting a diverse...

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Danish Summer Bazar and Scandinavian Design Auction in London

Every year in May, Danish Women in England and The Danish Church in London invite you to their Bazaar, a festive day and to buy art and craft, design, food and books. In the church garden there are children's activities and food stalls selling danish specialities. Please note a very interesting design auction taking place too! This year the grand event takes place this Saturday 21st of May from...

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17 Mai in London – Celebrate Norway’s National Day like a Norwegian!

The Norwegian National Day is celebrated every year in Southwark Park in London with thousands of Norwegian gathering to walk in the parade, eat hot dogs and sing the national anthem together. Many will bring a picnic and the children can play all day. This is arguably one of the best family festivals there is in the British capital. Yet unknown to many! 17th of May Committee invites everyone to...

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Nikolai Astrup Exhibition in Dulwich Gallery London

Along with Edvard Munch, Nikolai Astrup is one of Norway's most popular and important artists. For the first time, Nikolais Astrup's work is being presented outside Norway. With more than 90 oil paintings and prints, including works from private collections never exhibited before, brings this notable artist to London. Half term is an excellent opportunity to head down to Dulwich Gallery to see...

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Feast London goes Nordic November 5th – December 23rd

Little Feast is a event concept, gathering some of the best London's street foods in one yard. And this time around, they've created the surroundings of a Scandinavian Winter Wonderland. Live music, food and christmas cheers all around - from November up until Christmas. Little Feast is back for a magical Scandinavian-inspired festive run. From November 5th to December 23rd Shepherd’s Bush...

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