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 …

Celebrate 17th of May like a Norwegian!

The 17th of May is Norway’s Constitution Day, with children’s parades and festivities. The celebration in Oslo is a unique family day out with children parading up Oslo’s main street to the Royal Palace where the Royal Family awaits. It’s a peaceful parade, celebrating freedom for Norway. Perhaps an good excuse to visit Oslo this …

17.mai celebration in London with children’s parade and games

© 17.mai by Nordisk Mamma Blogg The annual celebration of 17.mai will take place in Southwark Park, opening with Champagne breakfast from Scandinavian Kitchen’s pop-up restaurant and raising of the flag. There will be live entertainment, from Norwegian folk music and parade musicians to blues and pop, throughout the day as well as Norwegian food …