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Event:  Midsommar Celebration (Juhannus)

When:  Sunday, June 23rd, 3 - 6pm

Where: Carderock Park, Potomac, MD


Joint Midsommar (Juhannus) Celebration hosted by Drott Lodge, ASA, SWEA DC, and FFNCC.


All are invited to the 59th annual Midsommar to come help decorate and raise the Maypole!


Check out the link to register, for directions, parking, and a map! Drott Lodge #168 - Midsommar Joint Celebration

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3:00 Children's Games (Prizes) and Maypole Decoration

3:45 Welcome Greetings

3:50 Maypole Procession

4:00 Dancing round the Maypole

4:45 Picnic Dinner

Please bring:

- Greens & Flowers for the Maypole!

- Your own picnic and drinks (beer must be in plastic cups/consumed in pavilion)

- Lawn chairs or picnic blankets (if not sitting in the pavilion)

- Trash bags (this park has no trash cans, and all trash must be carried home with you)

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Midsommar Celebration (Juhannus): June 23rd 

  • Founded in 1959 

  • Non-profit organization 

  • 200 members and counting

  • Maintains Finnish & Finnish-American traditions   

  • Promotes Finnish culture

  • Organizes cultural & social activities  

  • Advances knowledge about Finland 

  • Provides grants & scholarships to individuals and not-for-profit entities of the Washington DC metropolitan area for presentations, projects, and performances that promote Finnish and Finnish-American culture

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