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So, was 2000 the New Millennium, or is it 2001?

Forget about it!

In 2000 we had a ball. Our Fest was held on Saturday and Sunday, May 27th and 28th. Here are a few photo highlights and comments.

Sunday night wrap-up party in the Clubhouse

Bengt Hedman shows us how it's done in the "old country"

Artie is certainly no slouch, even if his accordion shrunk

A farewell photo from musicians and staff

"Have a Banana"

The "real" end

(Ända)

During this grand weekend, the Non-Stop Scandinavian Music and dancing included:

  • Uppdraget - 18 Member Accordion Club from Uppsala, Sweden

  • Scandinavian Accordion Club - from New York

  • Marjimaan Pohjat - Finnish accordionists from Maryland, USA

  • Bengt Hedman & Frasse Fransson - Accordionists from Bälgspelet, Sweden

  • Svängdöra - Swinging Trio from Värmland

  • Wrambjers Cafe - Song and music from Tyringe, Skåne, Sweden

  • George Langberg's Dansbandmusik - Singer/guitarist from Tuxedo, New York

  • Ingrid Olsson - Singer of Norwegian & Swedish favorites

  • Artie Carlson, Jeanne & Randy Widman, Eric Johansson & more!

  • Scandinavian Folkdance  and Folkmusic Jamboree - On Sunday, a day long schedule of performers and teachers brought the joy of  Scandinavian folkdancing  and Folkmusic to beginners and experienced alike.

  • Food & Craft Vendors - A great opportunity to buy a gift for a special someone . . . even if that someone was yourself.

  • Junior Miss & Mr. Musikfest Contest - Contestants aged 1 to 6 entered to win some very nice prizes. Contestants are judged on Costume (musical or Scandinavian), Family musical talent, Individual musical talent (even if it is simply a kazoo), and Personality.

  • Kids Korner - Lots of organized activities for the youngsters.

  • Evening Dance Music - Non-Stop dance music going on both nights.

  • Memorial and Church Service - On Sunday morning.

  • Jam Sessions - Throughout the Park. 

  • Music Scholarship Award - Peter Lykke Refsgaard from Denmark received the award.

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