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Syttende Mai Minnesota Banquet

  • Minnesota Valley Country Club 6300 Auto Club Road Minneapolis, MN, 55438 United States (map)

Celebrate Norway's Constitution Day on Friday, May 17th! Each year, the Syttende Mai Minnesota Committee and the Norwegian Honorary Consulate General partner to put on this festive and well-attended event. It is a fantastic opportunity to network with people in the Norwegian-American community.

Reservations are required. The registration deadline is Friday, May 10th. Don't wait to RSVP...tickets sell out quickly! Tickets available on eventbrite.com (click on the button below).

$70 for Adults | $35 for Students


New This Year

Reserve your seat in advance to sit next to your friends and family! Be sure to include names of people that you would like to sit next to when filling out the registration form. You do not need a full table to be able to reserve your seats. Each table sits ten people. If you have less than ten people in your group, we will include other people at your table. We will accommodate seating requests on a first-come, first-served basis.

To reserve an entire table:
As in previous years, if you would like to reserve an entire table (10 seats), please contact the Honorary Norwegian Consulate at: 612.332.3338 (do not purchase tickets through this website). If you would like to reserve an entire table, you must pay for all 10 seats and provide the names and meal choices for all of your guests. If you simply purchase 10 tickets on this website, we have no way to track your order and we will not be able to accommodate your request.


Event Details

5:00pm reception | 6:15pm dinner and speakers

Guest Speaker:
His Excellency Kaare Aas
Norway's Ambassador to the United States

Entertainment:
Soloist Ariel Wilberg
Pianist Loryce Sivertsen
LeRoy Larson and the Minnesota Scandinavian Ensemble

Menu Options:
Surf & Turf
Salmon & petite tender combination plate with roasted red potatoes and mixed seasonal vegetables
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Vegetarian
Farro grains with green beans, asparagus tips, baby carrots and roasted red pepper sauce

Each entree also includes a glass of wine, mixed greens and strawberry salad, dinner roll, and dessert.

Questions? Email 17maicommitee@gmail.com or call the Norwegian Consulate at (612) 332-3338