| Start your holiday season with a full day of fun and shopping in Little Sweden, USA on Saturday, November 11th. Enjoy this all-day experience as retail businesses will open at 10:00 a.m. and stay open until 5:00 p.m. Pick up maps with information about participating businesses and in-store specials. Treats, drawings and other fun begins as early as 10:00 a.m. Maps are available at Lindsborg businesses. Be sure to browse the creative and dramatic display windows around town. This will be an all-day and all-evening strolling event with the town's twinkling tree lights and glowing street lamps lighting the way. |
A Scandinavian breakfast buffet starts at 7:00 a.m. at the Swedish Country Inn. Restaurants will continue to serve well into the evening, and the venerable Lindsborg pub, Ol Stuga, is open until 2:00 a.m., a great place to warm up!
Can't stay to enjoy the cuisine? That's okay! Stock up on delectable Swedish spreads to savor from the comfort of home from Scott's Hometown Foods, the Hemslojd, Courtyard Bakery or Anderson Butik.
Stay overnight or the whole weekend! Enjoy the well-known hospitality of Lindsborg. The Lindsborg Convention and Visitors Bureau can help or find further ideas and information at (888) 227-2227 or visitlindsborg.com. Follow all upcoming holiday events and invites on the Christmas in Lindsborg Facebook page.
Friday November 10th, 5:00 - 8:00 p.m.Downtown Lindsborg
Maker's Street will be celebrating Portraits this month. We invite you to join us! As a special treat the business downtown will be unveiling their window displays at the beginning of the evening. The theme is "Portraits of Christmas" and each window is done in cooperation with local artists.
Lindsborg artist Gretchen Esping will be using the Red Barn Studio to draw portraits of Lindsborg residents from Oct. 20- Nov. 19. A reception will held during the Makers Street Art Walk on Nov. 10 from 5-8.
Enjoy the late night atmosphere and creative conversations peppered with live music, food and drink. See you downtown on the 2nd Friday of the month!
Small Business Saturday
Join us for horse and carriage rides, balloons, small receptions at participating stores and a Visa gift card drawing. There will be old fashioned candy treat bags given out to everyone who gets in line for the horse and carriage ride. Along with these treat bags, grab your list of special offers for the day.
Shopping, coffee, warm Swedish pastries, cozy dining....sound good? Then come on out and support our local merchants as we enter the holiday season. Find that special one-of-a-kind gift for your friends and loved ones!!
New exhibitions opening at the Birger Sandzén Memorial Gallery in Lindsborg include:
Paintings by Rich Thibodeau ;
They will be on display from November 5, 2017, through January 14, 2018.The Gallery's popular Holiday Gift Show completes the group of new exhibitions.
- Mixed media works by Clark Britton;
- and Selected pieces by Joe Jones from the Moffett Collection.
Find The Sandzén Gallery at 401 North First Street in Lindsborg.
For more information about Birger Sandzén and the Sandzén Gallery visit the website www.Sandzen.org or call (785) 227-2220.