Community Events – Check ’em out!

Movie in the Park

On Friday, August 19, Sweet Mickey’s Candy Shoppe presents its 3rd Annual Movie in the Park:  “Inside Out” @ Ballard Commons Park.  8:30pm — all are welcome!  More info here.






Viking Days!

The annual Nordic Heritage Museum event is back!

This educational festival features Nordic foods, lively entertainment, a Viking Encampment, and much more!

Festival hours 10AM – 6PM, Saturday & Sunday – August 20th & 21st

Festival Highlights Include:

  • NEW TIME!  Swedish Pancake Breakfast, Saturday and Sunday from 10am – 1pm.
  • NEW TIME!  Afternoon Salmon Bake with Alder-smoked salmon and all the fixins’. We begin about 1pm and serve until we sell out. Come early and enjoy this festival favorite.
  • Food Hearths: Eat your way through Scandinavia, tasting goodies from all five countries.
  • Valhalla Beer Garden: 10am – 6pm. Enjoy Aquavit and local craft beers.
  • Viking Grill: Sausages and Alaskan Pollock burgers, Ivar’s clam chowder, and more!
  • Entertainment on 3 different stages.
  • Larger-than-life Viking Encampment with weaving, weapon forging, and war.
Our gratitude goes out to Sweet Mickey’s and the Nordic Heritage Museum for their assistance in publicizing the Sustainable Ballard Festival.  What great neighbors!