Julebyen 2021

Saturday Dec. 4 (9-4) & Sunday Dec. 5 (10-3)
Knife River, Minnesota
2021 SCHEDULE OF EVENTS (tentative)


All events are FREE and open to the public, unless indicated.

Saturday  |  Sunday
Time Event Description
SATURDAY
 |  ** SATURDAY EVENTS **  |  Sunday
Saturday, 9am-4pm Julebyen Village Julebyen Outdoor Market Outdoor market huts house wide variety of talented vendors, Scandinavian food, , Barkeri, and Kids Games.
Saturday, 9am-4pm Julebyen Village Julebyen Indoor Market Indoor vendors with local, hand-made seasonal gifts, gift ideas and goodies! Located in Recreation Building. No food served inside. MASKS REQUIRED
Saturday, 9am-4pm Troll Village Troll Village Outdoor Market Food, Troll Treasure , Fire pit, Train to troll village, and much more!
Saturday, 9am-4pm Bakeri Tent Scandinavian Bakeri Scandinavian baked goods of all kinds. Bag lunches . . . cheese or peanut butter sandwich options Mocha Moose will be selling Coffee and Hot Chocolate from the Bakeri tent
Saturday, 9am-4pm Troll Village Troll Treasure Vintage holiday items for sale
Saturday, 9am-4pm Julebyen Village Kaffe Stugga Viking Pork Sandwich, Smorbro (open face sandwich), Lake Superior Herring Sandwich with Lingonberry Tarter Sauce, Risengrot (rice pudding)
Hot Cider, Lingonberry Saft (cold juice), Bottled Water
Saturday, 9:00-4pm Troll Village Troll Grub Food Tent Swedish meatballs and potatoes with spoon of Lingonberries . . . Swedish Fruktsoppa (sweet fruit soup) Hot or Cold . . . Bottled Water
Saturday, 9am-4pm Julebyen Village Sledding Bring your sled for family fun on our sledding hill (weather permitting)... Additional sleds will be available.
Saturday, 9am-4pm Julebyen Village Strolling Accordian Listen to the festive accordion music of Steve Solkela.
Saturday, 9am-4pm Julebyen Village Julebyen Trivia See the Info Booth for details.
Saturday, 9am-4pm Julebyen Village Thor's Hammer Throw Kids demonstrate their mighty powers.
Saturday, 9am-4pm Julebyen Village Bean Bag Toss Kids! Can you hit the center?
Saturday, 9am-4pm Julebyen Village Stage Dress Like a Troll Pick your favorite costume for photos.
Saturday, 9:30-10am Julebyen Village Flag Parade Parade of international flags.
Saturday, 9:30am Duluth Depot Julebyen Express Train Board the Julebyen Express train at the Duluth Depot, arrive in Knife River at 10:40 and board to return at 2:00pm.
Saturday, 10:00-3:00pm Julebyen Village Santa Come visit and share your secret wish with this jolly old fellow. Great, free, photo ops with Santa
Saturday, 11-11:45am Troll Train to Troll Canyon Come aboard the Troll Train as we journey with our story teller to visit the grouchy troll living under the bridge in a nearby canyon. Purchase tickets from 9:30-1:00pm at the Train Depot: Adults - $10, Children 4-12 - $4, Children 3 and under - FREE. Adults riding the Julebyen Express from Duluth to Knife River receive a free adult Troll Train Ticket. A purchased ticket from Duluth Depot needed for verification.
Saturday, 11am-noon Julebyen Village Outdoor Stage Don't miss this! The VIKEN dancers bring excitement to the outdoor stage.
Saturday, 11am-2pm Julebyen Village Children's Herring Run With Sharon the Herring and Nisse Anney. How fast can you run carrying herring on a spatula?
Saturday, 11am-2pm Julebyen Village Viking Jewel Hunt in Haystack Children can hunt for the lost jewels of friendly vikings.
Saturday, 12-12:45pm Troll Train to Troll Canyon Come aboard the Troll Train as we journey with our story teller to visit the grouchy troll living under the bridge in a nearby canyon. Purchase tickets from 9:30-1:00pm at the Train Depot: Adults - $10, Children 4-12 - $4, Children 3 and under - FREE. Adults riding the Julebyen Express from Duluth to Knife River receive a free adult Troll Train Ticket. A purchased ticket from Duluth Depot needed for verification.
Saturday, 1:00-1:45pm Troll Train to Troll Canyon Come aboard the Troll Train as we journey with our story teller to visit the grouchy troll living under the bridge in a nearby canyon. Purchase tickets from 9:30-1:00pm at the Train Depot: Adults - $10, Children 4-12 - $4, Children 3 and under - FREE. Adults riding the Julebyen Express from Duluth to Knife River receive a free adult Troll Train Ticket. A purchased ticket from Duluth Depot needed for verification.
Saturday, 2:00pm Julebyen Express Train Board the Julebyen Express train for the ride back to the Duluth Depot. Ticket required
Saturday, 3pm-4pm Julebyen Village Outdoor Stage The Sterling dancers liven up the afternoon with music and energy.
SUNDAY
 |  Saturday  |  ** SUNDAY EVENTS **
Sunday, 9:30am Duluth Depot Julebyen Express Train Board the Julebyen Express train at the Duluth Depot, arrive in Knife River at 10:40 and board to return at 2:00pm.
Sunday, 10-2pm Julebyen Village Santa Come visit and share your secret wish with this jolly old fellow.
Sunday, 10-3pm Julebyen Village Julebyen Outdoor Market Outdoor market huts house wide variety of talented vendors, Scandinavian food, Barkeri, and Kids Games.
Sunday, 10-3pm Julebyen Village Julebyen Indoor Market Indoor vendors with local, hand-made seasonal gifts, gift ideas and goodies! Located in Recreation Building. No food served inside. MASKS REQUIRED
Sunday, 10am-3pm Troll Village Troll Village Outdoor Market Food, Troll Treasure , Fire pit, Train to troll village, and much more!
Sunday, 10am-3pm Troll Village Troll Treasure Vintage holiday items for sale
Sunday, 10-3pm Julebyen Village Kaffe Stugga Viking Pork Sandwich, Smorbro (open face sandwich), Lake Superior Herring Sandwich with Lingonberry Tarter Sauce, Risengrot (rice pudding)
Hot Cider, Lingonberry Saft (cold juice), Bottled Water
Sunday, 10am-3pm Bakeri Tent Scandinavian Bakeri Scandinavian baked goods of all kinds. Bag lunches . . . cheese or peanut butter sandwich options Mocha Moose will be selling Coffee and Hot Chocolate from the Bakeri tent
Sunday, 10am-3pm Troll Village Troll Grub Food Tent Swedish meatballs and Potatoes with spoon of Lingonberries . . . Swedish Fruktsoppa (sweet fruit soup) Hot or Cold . . . Bottled Water
Sunday, 10-3pm Julebyen Village Sledding Bring your sled for family fun on our sledding hill (weather permitting).
Saturday, 10am-3pm Julebyen Village Julebyen Trivia See the Info Booth for details.
Sunday, 10am-3pm Julebyen Village Thor's Hammer Throw Kids demonstrate their mighty powers.
Sunday, 10am-3pm Julebyen Village Bean Bag Toss Kids! Can you hit the center?
Sunday, 10-2:30pm Julebyen Village Stage Dress Like a Troll Pick your favorite costume for photos
Sunday, 10:30-11am Julebyen Village Flag Parade Parade of international flags.
Sunday, 11am-3:00pm Julebyen Village Strolling Guitar John Agacki brings music to festivities.
Sunday, 11-11:45am, 12-12:45pm Troll Train to Troll Canyon Come aboard the Troll Train to visit the grouchy troll living under the bridge in a nearby canyon. Purchase tickets from 9:30-1:00pm at the Train Depot or Information Booth: Adults - $10, Children 4-12 - $4, Children 3 and under - FREE. Adults riding the Julebyen Express from Duluth to Knife River receive a free adult Troll Train Ticket. A purchased ticket from Duluth Depot needed for verification.
Sunday, 12-12:45pm Troll Train to Troll Canyon Come aboard the Troll Train to visit the grouchy troll living under the bridge in a nearby canyon. Purchase tickets from 9:30-1:00pm at the Train Depot or Information Booth: Adults - $10, Children 4-12 - $4, Children 3 and under - FREE. Adults riding the Julebyen Express from Duluth to Knife River receive a free adult Troll Train Ticket. A purchased ticket from Duluth Depot needed for verification.
Sunday, 1:00pm Julebyen Express Train Board the Julebyen Express train for the ride back to the Duluth Depot.