Saturday, October 10, 2015 – 2:00 pm ET, Tampa Garden Club, 2629 Bayshore Blvd.
Tampa, FL – On October 10, 2015, join the Scandinavian Trade Association (STA) for this public event to commemorate Leif Ericson’s Day and the Discovery of America. Hosting the 2nd annual event, the Scandinavian Trade Association will promote Scandinavian businesses, culture and history through networking, food, fun and education.
Wander back in time through the outdoors Viking Folk Life village. Witness the historical mead brewing, cloth spinning and dyeing, period costuming, Viking style combat demonstrations, storytelling, interactive games and music. Partake of guided tours, led by actor and comedian, Michael Norton.
Local businesses, crafters and food vendors will be onsite to display and sell their wares. The event is open to the general public, admission is only $5 per person for visiting the outside exhibits and vendors. Make it a date for the whole family!
Inside, join the Jarl’s court, Shield Maidens and competing Viking factions for a feast to honor the return of trade missions and celebrating the harvest! There will be an exquisite Scandinavian Dinner and rousing, interactive stage show indoors for registered guests. Enjoy a full Viking ensemble cast, including an armored combat segment presented by Wyrd Brothers Productions!
Due to limited seating, reservations are required for the dinner and show. Tickets are $25 adults/$10 for children under 10. Register at www.statampabay.org!
For more information about the STA, the event and Viking history, visit www.statampabay.org! The Scandinavian Trade Association is a non-profit organization established in 1992 to foster the growth of Scandinavian business and cultural exchange in the Tampa Bay Area.
Contact: Ivar Fiskaa, President of STA, Scandinavian Trade Association