Hanska Syttende Mai Weekend 16 May 14

The small town of Hanska celebrates Norway’s independence from Sweeden this weekend, and the annual Syttende Mai Show is today (FRI) and Saturday at the Hanska Community Center. The theme this year is “Home Is Where The Heart Is,” and the show organizers say it’s something special. The show begins at 7pm Friday and Saturday as well as 3pm on Saturday. Tickets are available by calling (507)439-6213. Syttende Mai activities on Sunday include arts and crafts, live music, the National Guard Bounce House, a car show in the Hanska City Park, and the 30th annual Syttende Mai Parade beginning at 12:30.