Julebyen 2017

Dec. 2 & 3
Knife River, Minnesota
Directions and Parking / Festival Map




Velkommen!


Julebyen (pronounced YOOL-eh-BE-en) means "Christmas Village". It is a centuries-old Scandinavian and German tradition celebrated with ethnic foods, crafts, holiday decorations, and music. This December, Knife River (a fishing village of the North Shore of Lake Superior just north of Duluth) is home to an authentic, and unique Julebyen fest.


NO ADMISSION FEE!


Service animals only please.


Festival Map


At Julebyen you will find:

* An Outdoor Market with foods and unique, hand-made gifts by local artisans.

* An Indoor Market full of hand-crafted decorations for your home.

* Troll Village , across the street, with a book corner meet regional authors and illustrators) and a variety of recreational exhibits and vendors.

* The Gnome Dome Visit the performance, activites and food tent for the Scandinavian Bakeri, live performers and workshops.

* Children's Activities including craft workshops, fun races and learning activities, outdoor recreation, animals, and more.

There is much to explore. You can drive or take the train!

Come and enjoy the celebration!



Directions


We are just a short drive away from Duluth or Two Harbors.


The Julebyen Christmas Village is just 14 miles north of Duluth (or 8 miles south of Two Harbors) along the scenic shore of Lake Superior at the Knife River Recreation Center.


Take the Julebyen train up from Duluth on Saturday, or drive up any day. Parking is available along some city streets. Secure parking is available in various locations within easy walking distance (donations accepted). Please observe areas cordoned off for special purposes.

(back to top)


FRIDAY EVENING

Julefest! 5:00 - 8:00 PM


Food experience by local caterers
* Special children's menu and activities
* Silent auction of juried artisan wares
* Music
* Tickets must be purchased in advance. $20 adult/$50 family

Contact carolojardcarlson@gmail.com for more information. This activity is held in the Gnome Dome.



Outdoor Market 4:30 - 8:00 PM


The Outdoor Market will be open Friday, Dec. 1 during JULEFEST
all other sites are closed until Saturday at 9:00am.


Julebyen hats



visa mastercard amex discover cards accepted


(back to top)