48th ANNUAL VIKING FEST

May 20th-22nd, 2016

Presented by

Muriel Iverson Williams (MIW) Waterfront Park, Anderson Parkway & King Olav Parking Lot in Downtown Poulsbo

 

Friday May 20th

12:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. ▪ Food/Craft Booths open on Anderson Parkway

  • Carnival opens at King Olav Parking Lot until 10 p.m.

  • Viking Village & Suquamish Arts & Crafts open in MIW Waterfront Park

Entertainment at Austin-Kvelstad Pavilion sponsored by Central Market

3:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Sons of Norway Mens Chorus

4:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Opening Ceremony

4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Sons of Norway Liekarringen Dancers Lodge #44

5:30 p.m. –6:30 p.m. Shield Wall Demonstration, sponsored by Viking Village

6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Music by “Budapest West”

8:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. Music by “Sweet T & Justice”

 

Saturday May 21st

7:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. 39th Annual Viking Fest Road Race

Sponsored by City of Poulsbo, PARKS AND RECREATION DEPT.

11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Sons of Norway Lodge #44 Poulsbo – Scandinavian Luncheon

11: 00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. Sons of Norway Lodge #44 Membership drive Beer Garden

Entertainment at Austin-Kvelstad Pavilion sponsored by Central Market

10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Poulsbo Elementary Marimba group

11:00 a.m. – 12:00p.m. Country Cloggers

12:00p.m. – 12:30 p.m. Music by “Kate Hart”

12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. In Motion Dance Studio

2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. 47th Annual Parade – Downtown Poulsbo, sponsored by Martha & Mary

Featuring Grand Marshall Marina Rockinger of Star 101.5 FM

4:15 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Leikarringen dancers of Leif Erikson Lodge 2-001

5:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. KCMT

5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. Shield Wall Demonstration, sponsored by Viking Village

6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Music by “Selah Korah”

8:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. Music by “Crosswing”

 

Sunday May 22nd

8:00 a.m. – until done 2nd Annual Viking Tour Bike race- 5 mile, 35 mile, 65 mile tours- information

at info@poulsbovikingtour.com or poulsbovikingtour.com

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. VolksSporters Walking Club – Fun Walk, 5K & 10K

1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Viking Strongman Competition sponsored by Slippery Pig Brewery

10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Carnival

 

Entertainment at Austin-Kvelstad Pavilion sponsored by Central Market

10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Shield Wall Demonstration presented by Viking Village

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Lutefisk Eating Contest Sponsored by Cenex

12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Donut Eating Contest Sponsored by Sluys Bakery, Poulsbo, WA

2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Shield Wall Demonstration presented by Viking Village

4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Boot Scootin Grannies

5:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Message in a Bottle Race winners announced

6:00 p.m. Booths and Entertainment Close

6:00 p.m. Carnival Closes

 

On Liberty Bay

 

2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Viking Paddle - 1 Mile Paddle Board Race on Liberty Bay

3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Viking Paddle - 5 Mile Paddle Board Race on Liberty Bay

4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Message in a Bottle Race Sponsored by Valley Nursery

 

Parking: Places to park in downtown Poulsbo are limited. Those vehicles with Disability placards can park at the Edward Jones Investment Offices, 19032 Jensen Way NE, or across the street in front of the old city hall. On Saturday all other attendees may park at the North Kitsap High School and ride the shuttle bus to downtown ($2.00 roundtrip charge for those over 5 yrs of age). You may park at the Gateway Fellowship Church or First Lutheran Church lots (Saturday May 21st) for a suggested $5.00 donation.