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Solveig's guide to syttende Mai


Syttende Mai is Stoughton's annual Norwegian Heritage Festival - a weekend full of cultural events, parades, educational demonstrations, art shows, and more!

Syttende Mai is Norway's "Constitution Day," meaning "Seventeenth of May", and celebrates Norway's ratification of the constitution, which established Norway as its own indepedent nation. Stoughton, a center for Norwegian immigrants since the mid-1800s, started celebrating it's own Syttende Mai festival in the 1950s. Every year, a King, Queen, Prince and Princess of Syttende Mai is chosen from its residents who have contributed to the community, whom you'll see dressed in tradition Norwegian bunad costume at events throughout…

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April Showers means... only a few more snows till Spring?

All kidding aside, April in Wisconsin brings lambing & kidding days at two very special locally owned farms!

Here are all the details so ewe you won't miss a thing!


Between Stoughton & Oregon on 138, you'll find Eugster's Farm, which kicks off it's Lambing & Kidding Days on April 13th this year! Baby animals to pet and hold include baby goats, lambs, piglets, kittens, bunnies, chicks and ducklings. We love to bring our extended family and see not only the baby animals but walk as much of the 15-acre petting farm before the kiddos tucker out. Plan to spend at least an hour! Check their website for ticketing information. Opening dates…

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