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Swedish Holiday Market 2018 @ House of Sweden on Dec 1st

  • House of Sweden 2900 K Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20007 United States (map)

Ticket Cost:

$4.00 Early Bird Special (Extended to November 23rd) including *FIKA*

$5.00 Regular prepaid ticket (by November 30th) including *FIKA*

Children 10 years old and under: Free, including *FIKA*

Tickets at the Door (*FIKA* not included): $5.00, free for Children 10 years old and under 

  • Be sure to register your children when you buy your tickets so you will be able to enter House of Sweden at the same time.

  • Each prepaid ticket holder will receive a free *FIKA* with his/her ticket.

  • *FIKA*: Coffee, Juice, Swedish Gingersnaps & Swedish mini Cinnamon Buns

Prepaid Ticket Holders ~ Please go to the line for prepaid tickets. There will be another line for door sales. 

~ New for this year ! ~ Nytt detta år ! ~

The popular Swedish Holiday Market will be held both inside and outside House of Sweden. The maximum capacity of House of Sweden is 500 people at one time.

We hope you will enjoy the new layout and offerings. 

~ Detailed Information for the Day ~ Detajlerat program ~

11am to 4:30pm ~ Inside House of Sweden ~ Inomhus ~

  • *FIKA*: Coffee, Juice, Swedish Gingersnaps & Swedish mini Cinnamon Buns (free for ticket holders, and available for purchase)

  • Glögg (non alcoholic) for purchase 

  • Silent Auction with fantastic items from ~ Kosta Boda, Fjällräven, PLUS a Signed Caps "Stanley Cup 2018 Winner" Hockey Shirt (Bäckström), a Hotel Weekend in Georgetown and more! 

  • Scandinavian Holiday Vendors including ~ holiday ornaments, decorations, textiles, crafts, gifts, books, packaged food, candy, bottles of Swedish glögg, and much, much more! 

11am to 6pm ~ Outside House of Sweden ~ Utomhus ~

  • Food & drinks for lunch & snacks will be available for purchase.

  • Fun activities for children and adults including ~ Photo with Tomte (St. Nick), Tattoos for children, Volvo Truck simulator for a test drive! 

  • 5pm: Traditional Swedish St. Lucia Procession

House of Sweden Guidelines:

  • Doors open 11am and close at 4:30pm.

  • There will be separate lines for prepaid ticket holders and tickets purchased at the door.

  • No strollers are allowed inside building.

  • No food purchased from outside vendors is allowed inside building.

  • Everyone must go through the metal detector.

~ Welcome! ~ Välkomna! ~

Hosted by SWEA Washington DC ~ Special Thanks to the Embassy of Sweden and House of Sweden



Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

Everyone is welcome. Strollers must be left outside of House of Sweden.

Attendees prepay their tickets or purchase them at the door. Children 10 years old and under enter for free. Please register your 10 years and under children with a free ticket when purchasing prepaid tickets.

What can I bring into the event?

You may bring water bottles into House of Sweden. No food from outside vendors is allowed into House of Sweden.

What's the refund policy?

No refunds. 

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

You may bring it or have it in your eventbrite app. The organizers will have a list of prepaid ticket holders. 

Is my registration fee or ticket transferrable?

Yes. One ticket per person is required, prepaid or at the door.