Get your Danish on and enjoy five hours of northern European culture in Santa Ynez wine country. Experience demonstrations and artisanal hand-crafted items including Scandinavian arts & crafts, woodworking, papercutting, rosemaling, fabric art, jewelry, and pottery. Stroll Solvang’s First Street for a peek at wares from numerous local, unique-to-Solvang merchants, without leaving the main Danish Days festivities. Each shop represented will also offer Danish Days deals in their storefront location. Explore Elverhoj Museum of History & Art and its artisans, craftspeople, storytellers, and interactive activities. Special Viking display and discussions with a Ravens of Odin Viking reenactment leader. Relax with a world-renowned concert organist performing a mix of lively tunes from across the centuries, including folk melodies, Baroque classics, and Broadway hits, at Bethania Lutheran Church (suggested $5.00 donation for concert). Finally, catch all of the Danish Days Parade action including the Solvang Village Band atop the Carlsberg Beer Wagon, floats, equestrians, Village Dancers and more. Please note, this is a full-day tour adventure from 8am to 7pm that inlcudes a specially curated tour itinerary and transportation via chartered deluxe coach.
Depart: El Camino College lot J (in front of the Marsee auditorium) @ 8:00AM, Return: 7:00PM