Scandinavian Bazaars

Drott Lodge Swedish Bazaar

Saturday, Nov. 3, 2018
11:00 AM to 2:30 PM

St. James Episcopal Church
11815 Seven Locks Road
Potomac, Maryland

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  • Smorgasbord - features hot meat balls and potatoes, pea soup, open-faced sandwiches, & desserts
  • Imported Food - cheese, herring, chocolates
  • Imported Gifts - Christmas and other items
  • Baked Goods - limpa bread, kringles

Norwegian Christmas Bazaar - Julemarked

Sponsored by the Norwegian Church in Washington, D.C.

Friday, Nov. 9, 2018
1:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018
10:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Emanuel Lutheran Church
7730 Bradley Blvd
Bethesda, Maryland
Lasse Syversen: 301-641-7908

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Enjoy Norwegian food, open sandwiches, marzipan cake, fresh waffles, coffee and tea, solo! Saturday we will also serve warm Norwegian rice pudding with sugar, cinnamon and butter in addition to the other treats. Do your holiday shopping of Christmas food, chocolate, Scandinavian Christmas gifts, Scandinavian sweaters, Rosemalings products, jewelry, ornaments, Scandinavian Christmas decorations and a lot more!

Annual Danish Christmas Bazaar

Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018
11:00 AM to 3:00 PM

St. Elizabeth's Church
917 Montrose Rd
Rockville MD

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Enjoy an authentic Danish luncheon in our cafe or bring home sandwiches from our carry out counter. Enjoy a day of holiday shopping with aebleskive cooking demonstration and grand raffle.

  • Open-faced sandwiches, pastry, apple cake, aebleskiver
  • Deli with imported Danish foods
  • Decorations, embroidery
  • Jewelry and china

Icelandic Christmas Bazaar
Islenskur Jolabasar

Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018
10:00 AM to 3:00 PM

American Legion Post 177
3939 Oak St.
Fairfax, Virginia

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Velkomin - Welcome
Come discover "The Land of Fire and Ice"

  • Imported Crafts
  • Handmade Icelandic Woolens
  • Icelandic Holiday Decorations
  • Traditional Icelandic Foods

Finnish Bazaar

Saturday, Nov. 23, 2019
11:00 AM to 3:00 PM

River Road Unitarian Church
6301 River Rd
Bethesda, MD




Opening by H.E. Kirsti Kauppi, Ambassador of Finland to the U.S.

  • Marimekko ittala glass
  • Finnish foods & baked goods
  • Crafts & Books
  • Silent Auction
  • Grand Raffle

Swedish Christmas Bazaar

Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018
11:00 AM to 4:30 PM

House of Sweden
2900 K Street NW
Washington, DC

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  • St. Lucia at 5:00 pm (Swedish Au Pairs)
  • Children's room for play and making decorations
  • Swedish crafts and gifts
  • Swedish cheese and herring

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Norwegian Holiday Festival & Bazaar

Sponsored by Sons of Norway,
Washington Lodge 3-428

Friday, Dec. 6, 2019 
10:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Saturday, Dec. 7, 2019
9:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Christ Lutheran Church
3810 Meredith Dr.
Fairfax, VA


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  • Livemusical entertainment
  • Norwegian cafe, serving open-faced sandwiches, Pea Soup, Rice Pudding, Lefse, and more
  • Home baked pastries and breads
  • Norwegian sweaters, T-shirts, linens, and more
  • Rosemaling & jewelry
  • Nordic Dancers will perform on Saturday
  • CDs & books (in English)

The Sons of Norway Lodge's annual Norwegian Christmas Festival is coming, and we'd love your help! We'll have two days of live music,  imported foods, lefse, krumkakker, and vaffler demos, the Nordic cafe, sweaters, jewelry, books, traditional baked goods, craft demonstrations, a family of Lundehunds, and much more! On Saturday, Dec. 8 we'll have two beautiful Norwegian Fjord horses.

Volunteering for the Festival is lots of fun. We need lots of different jobs filled, large and small, and we're flexible with time. No experience needed. We really need your help! To volunteer call Marie at 703-815-3467. Non-members welcome - come learn about our Lodge!

ASA Christmas Bazaar and St. Lucia Festival

Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018

St. James Episcopal Church
11850 Seven Locks Road
Potomac, Maryland

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St. Lucia Participants Needed. Rehearsals will be held on three Sundays in November, from 6:00 - 8:00 pm  on the 4th, 11th and 18th. Participants must be age 8 and above and need to participate in at least two of the three St. Lucia training sessions. Gowns are available. The training sessions will be held at First Trinity Lutheran Church on 4th Street NW, Washington DC. For more information, please contact Viveca Kazarian at: or Elisabeth Albaugh at:


  • St. Lucia at 5:30 PM in the Sanctuary
    The MOST beautiful St. Lucia festival in the DC area with mostly Swedish Au Pairs singing
  • Bazaar at 6:00 PM in the Parish Hall
  • Dancing around the Christmas tree
  • Santa Visit with children's gift bags
  • Nordic Dancers

Drott Lodge St. Lucia Pageant and Jul Fest

Sunday, Dec. 9, 2018

St. James' Episcopal Church
11815 Seven Locks Rd.,
Potomac, Maryland


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Children's St. Lucia at 3:00 PM in the Sanctuary. The Lucia is followed by a holiday party in the undercroft with dancing around the Christmas tree and Santa's visit with gift bags for the Children.

To take part in the Lucia or attend the Holiday, Party, you must register with Carol Whitley at
or call 202-686-6214.

10th Annual Nordic Christmas Service

Sunday, Dec. 24, 2018
2:30 PM

Augusta Lutheran Church
2100 New Hampshire Ave, NW

Metro: Green Line to Cardoza
Parking: V St, Vermont Ave, Florida Ave, and 16th St
Free, covered parking is also available in the Frank D. Reeves Municipal Center on U St NW midway between 14th and 15th Sts
(Bring this flyer for entry to free parking or mention Swedish Church to attendant)

Collect to benefit Martha's Table and Augustana Church (Please make checks to Swedish Church)

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  • The Sunday school children will light the Advent wreath.
  • We will hear the familiar texts from Isaiah and St Luke.
  • We will sing lots of hymns and carols, sometimes in
    Swedish, Norwegian, Finnish, Icelandic, and Danish!
  • Local Nordic community Musicians, both singers and
    instrumentalists, enhance the service with their talents.

The Swedish Lutheran Church of Washington DC
The Norwegian Church Service in Washington DC
The Finnish Lutheran Church Washington DC
The Icelandic Church Abroad
The Danish Church Abroad
All invite you to join with us.