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American Swedish Institute

2600 Park Avenue
Minneapolis, 55407 United States

April 2019

Valborg at ASI

April 26 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
American Swedish Institute, 2600 Park Avenue
Minneapolis, 55407 United States
$10 – $15

Celebrate the coming of spring like a Swede and grab the last chance to snap a selfie with the Solar Egg! In pagan times, bonfires were lit to ward off evil spirits and, later, to keep predators away from livestock let out to graze. Children would also traditionally roam from house to house singingsongs, and were rewarded witheggs. Nowadays, the bonfires are lit more symbolicallyto burn off the long, dark winter nights and welcome spring. We'll be putting our own…

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