Is it Gnome or Nisse? Not a question you might ask on a regular basis, that is…unless you’re Scandinavian. Or you live in Decorah. Or you’re visiting for Nordic Fest. Or you’re really into gnomes and nisse. So maybe you ask that question all the time! Yes? You’re in luck! We’ve put together this handy flowchart to help you figure out just which fairy creature is your tale’s main feature.
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What’s happening in the Driftless Region this weekend? It’s NORDIC FEST!
Friday, July 25:
Author Book Signings – A Creature of Moonlight by Rebecca Hahn, Elkader Public Library 3 pm (AND Saturday at Dragonfly Books in Decorah, 12:30-2 pm)
Hero Jr., the Haymarket, Decorah, 9 pm
Saturday, July 26:
Nordic Fest Parade, Decorah, 10 am
The Charles Walker Band, the Haymarket, Decorah, 9 pm
Nordic Fest Fireworks, 10 pm
It’s NORDIC FEST (Friday and Saturday)! Get all your pertinent info at NordicFest.com, visit the Decorah Chamber/Winneshiek County CVB downtown for programs, or just throw planning to the wind and walk down Water Street to take in the sights, tastes, and sounds of the Fest! May the Norsk Be With You (button by our awesome friend, Lauren Bonney!)
Make sure you don’t miss (Friday and Saturday):
ArtHaus Summer Art Fair, 10am-6pm
Arts and Craft Show at the Decorah Middle School (you can find Lauren Bonney’s work there – her gnomes are the pictured above, at right)! 9am-4pm