Photos from Northwest Viking Fest 2018

About Northwest Viking Fest

Northwest Viking Fest is a Historical Demonstration and Norse cultural festival open to the public.    

We will be coming to Sauk-Suiattle Pow Wow Grounds, Darrington, WA, September 14th and 15th 2019. Step back in time with historically accurate demonstrations, sword fighting, weaving, and other old world skills. Try your hand at ax, knife and spear throwing, archery, foam swords and more! 

FREE TICKETS

Free Tickets Now Available! CLICK HERE

Come check out Northwest Viking Fest 

in DARRINGTON, WA THIS YEAR!!

Come see us at  5318 Chief Brown Ln, Darrington, WA 98241 

1/4 mi south of the reservation in the Pow Wow Grounds.

Thank you Sauk-Suiattle Tribe, for donating a location to us this year! 

Event Schedule

Northwest Viking Fest Schedule of Events

September 14th, 2019
9:00AM- 5PM: Event runs

9AM: OPENING CEREMONY:NORSE STORYTELLING BY JIM BEIDLE (FREE, tips welcome) 


9:15 AM: Vendors and activities open.


11:00AM: Wilhelm Far Traveler provides his interactive shield wall demonstrations. Always an amazing time for adults and kids. Equally entertaining for participants and spectators! come fight in a shield wall and be a Viking for a day! (FREE)

1145AM: Norse storytelling by Jim Beidle (FREE, tips welcome)

1:00PM: Wilhelm Far Traveler and his amazing interactive shield wall (FREE)

2:00PM: Norse storytelling by Jim Beidle (FREE, tips welcome)

3:00PM: Wilhelm Far Traveler and his amazing interactive shield wall (FREE)

fighting arena: Empire of Medieval Persuits
(FREE)
All day events: spear, knife and ax throwing, archery, foam sword arena, shield making demos (FREE), kids jewelry making by Gracies House (FREE) kids shield making by Raven’s Eye (FREE), face painting, henna, chain mail as well as weaving and spinning demonstrations by Horse ‘n’ Round(FREE) And Icelandic Horses by Hestafolk 4H. 


4:30-5:00:  NORSE STORYTELLING BY JIM BEIDLE (FREE, tips welcome) in the bleachers by the fighting arena


5:00 Event Closes


September 15th, 2019
9:30AM- 3:30PM: Event runs

10:00AM: Event opens with  NORSE STORYTELLING BY JIM BEIDLE (FREE, tips welcome) in the bleachers by the fighting arena

10:15 AM: Vendors and activities open.

11:00, AM: Wilhelm Far Traveler provides interactive shield wall demonstrations. Always an amazing time for adults and kids. Equally entertaining for participants and spectators! come fight in a shield wall and be a Viking for a day! (FREE)

1:00PM: Wilhelm Far Traveler and his amazing interactive shield wall (FREE)

1:45PM: Norse storytelling by Jim Beidle (FREE, tips welcome)

2:30PM: Wilhelm Far Traveler and his amazing interactive shield wall (FREE)

Rotating in the fighting arena: Empire of Medieval Persuits

All day events: 

spear, knife and ax throwing, archery, foam sword arena, shield making demos (FREE) kids jewelry making by Gracies House (FREE) kids shield making by Raven’s Eye Shields (FREE), face painting, henna, chain mail as well as weaving and spinning demonstrations by Horse ‘n’ Round(FREE). 


3:30PM:  Vendors, demonstrators close and begin tear down


3:30-4PM: Event closes with NORSE STORYTELLING BY JIM BEIDLE (FREE, tips welcome)

Become a Sponsor


We are looking for volunteers and sponsors in the Snohomish County area.
Platinum Level $600 or donations of, 125 festival T-shirts or  4 port o potties( 2 with sinks 2 with sanitizer)
WILL RECEIVE • Their business name or logo headlining on all promotional items including website, flyers, and pre- ordered T shirts• A sponsor banner at one of the booths run by Norse by Northwest• A free 25x25 vendor space at the festival
• A Norse by Northwest Viking Mug
• A photo shoot with our Viking Tribe
• A festival T shirt
Gold Level $300 or donations of  A portable stage, 75 festival T-shirts, a PA system, beer garden fencing
WILL RECEIVE• Their business name or logo on all promotional items including website, flyers, and pre- ordered T shirts• A sponsor banner at one of the booths run by Norse by Northwest
• A free 20x20 vendor space at the festival
• A photo shoot with our Viking Tribe
• A festival T shirt
Silver Level: $200 or 4-6 Volunteers to help with running, parking and other tasks, 50 festival T-shirts, 30-50 hay bales that will be returned after the festival (any broken or damaged bales valued over $50 will be paid for)
WILL RECEIVE• Their business name or logo on all promotional items including website, flyers, and pre- ordered T shirts• A sponsor banner at one of the booths run by Norse by Northwest
• A free 15x15 vendor space at the festival
• A photo shoot with our Viking Tribe
• A festival T shirt

Bronze level  $125 or a donation of some of the following items  • Food, water bottles or other goodies for our volunteers• Large water barrels or fire extinguishers to post around the festival for fire safety• 6-10 Trash Receptacles 35 gal. with lids and trash bags• Paper printing services• 10-12 straw hay bales
WILL RECEIVE• Their business name or logo on all promotional items including website, flyers, and pre- ordered T shirts• A sponsor banner at one of the booths run by Norse by Northwest
• A free 10x10 vendor space at the festival
• A photo shoot with our Viking Tribe
Please feel free to contact me for more information. You may request this letter or a sponsor form be sent by email at the email address below.
Thank you,
Shauna Olds
Secretary
Norse by Northwest

* Ferndale, WA 98248 (360) 220-8524 www.norsebynorthwest.org * norse.by.nwest@gmail.com  

Become a sponsor of Northwest Viking Fest!

Become a sponsor of Northwest Viking Fest!