Saturday, October 9, 2021
Leifur Eiriksson Day

Saturday, Oct. 9  Leifur Eiriksson Day
Virtual Event
   (to view at any time)

Welcome by Pr. Gunnar Kristiansen

Greeting from Katrín Sigurðardóttir,
     Iceland’s Consul to Minnesota

Musical Video Greeting
     from Norwegian popular singer Hannah Krogh

Feature Video about Pitesami: Pr. Gunnar Kristiansen interviews Stig Morten Kristiansen and Mathias Bjune Pedersen, leader of the Bodø Independent Theater, about Pitesami history, culture, suppression, food tradition and art tradition, from Bodø, Norway


It is vital to support the festival. We are making a special appeal to you to donate on our website by clicking on the Donate button below or you can mail your donation to Leif Eriksson International Festival, Attn: Mindekirken, 924 E 21st St, Minneapolis, MN 55404.  Please make the check payable to Leif Eriksson International Festival.

Thank you for your patience and cooperation at this unprecedented time. We hope you are staying healthy and safe.