It's a Nordi Gras!
Come enjoy the celebration and fun of the 51st Annual Nordic Fest July 27-29, 2017
Since 1967, over 1 1/2 million visitors from all over the world have attended our festival in Decorah, IA!
Your whole family will enjoy delicious food, traditional crafts, a colorful parade, lively entertainment, sporting events and our Saturday night fireworks display.
Events begin with Thursday night's opening ceremonies at 6:45 p.m., followed by two full days of fun activities for the whole family. Plans are already underway for the biggest Fest yet! Make your plans now to be part of the fun!
Elvelopet Pre-registration Online
You can now preregister for the Elvel°pet online!Online Registration Deadline is 5pm central Thursday, July 27th, 2017!Pre-register & Pay Online:
This option allows you to pay your pre-registration fee online through PayPal, then pre-register and print your confirmation & waiver.
Fest Program Guide & Buttons
The official Nordic Fest program and button is typically available two weeks before the Fest. Keep watching for updates on activities and events throughout the year.