Schedule of Events

In 2021 Islendingadagurinn will celebrate Icelandic culture and heritage through a series of virtual, hybrid and limited in-person events, in accordance with public health orders. In-person events are limited in capacity and subject to change with little notice. Check our website and social media for event updates.

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COVID SAFETY 

Please familarize yourself with event safety and restricitons before attending an event. Some of our events are limited to fully-immunized individuals, or those 12 and under attending with fully-immunized individuals - as per public health orders.

  • Come prepared to show digital or physical proof of full immunization (2 weeks past 2nd shot) if required. Participants will be asked to show a valid QR Code, physical immunization card or record of immunization to enter applicable events. 
  • Maintain a safe 2m distance from those outside of your household
  • Wash/santize your hands regularly 
  • Wear a mask indoors when required and outdoors when social distancing may not be possible.
  • Stay home if you're not feeling well and attend the festival virtually!
  • Be kind to our volunteers helping to keep you safe 

Thank you for your understanding and helping to keep our community and festival-goers safe. 

Filter: Date range is limited to three months

Wednesday, June 30, 2021

5 Kilometre Road Race

Jun 30, 2021 to Aug 1, 2021

5 Kilometre Road Race

LOCATION: Virtual CATEGORIES: Sports, Contests, Virtual TIME: Sunday, July 18th to Sunday, August 1st

Thursday, July 29, 2021

10 Mile Road Race

Jul 29, 2021 to Aug 1, 2021

10 Mile Road Race

LOCATION: Virtual CATEGORIES: Sports, Contests, Virtual TIME: Sunday, July 18 to Sunday, August 1
5 Kilometre Road Race

Jun 30, 2021 to Aug 1, 2021

5 Kilometre Road Race

LOCATION: Virtual CATEGORIES: Sports, Contests, Virtual TIME: Sunday, July 18th to Sunday, August 1st
Family Scavenger Hunt

Jul 29, 2021 to Aug 2, 2021

Family Scavenger Hunt

LOCATION: Viking Statue CATEGORIES: Entertainment, Contests, Virtual TIME: Wednesday, July 28th to Monday, August 2nd
Jan's One Mile Fun Run

Jul 29, 2021 to Aug 1, 2021

Jan's One Mile Fun Run

LOCATION: Virtual CATEGORIES: Sports, Contests, Virtual TIME: Sunday, July 18th to Sunday, August 1st
Lawn Parade Contest

Jul 29, 2021 to Aug 2, 2021

Lawn Parade Contest

LOCATION: Virtual CATEGORIES: Arts & Culture, Entertainment, Contests, Virtual TIME: Thursday, July 29th to Monday, August 2nd

Friday, July 30, 2021

10 Mile Road Race

Jul 29, 2021 to Aug 1, 2021

10 Mile Road Race

LOCATION: Virtual CATEGORIES: Sports, Contests, Virtual TIME: Sunday, July 18 to Sunday, August 1
5 Kilometre Road Race

Jun 30, 2021 to Aug 1, 2021

5 Kilometre Road Race

LOCATION: Virtual CATEGORIES: Sports, Contests, Virtual TIME: Sunday, July 18th to Sunday, August 1st
Amma's Kitchen at Heima

Jul 30, 2021 to Jul 31, 2021

Amma's Kitchen at Heima

LOCATION: Virtual CATEGORIES: Food, Crafts, Virtual TIME: Friday, July 30, Saturday, July 31
Craft & Food Vendors

Jul 30, 2021 to Aug 2, 2021

Craft & Food Vendors

LOCATION: Gimli Harbour CATEGORIES: Crafts, Vendors, Food TIME: Friday, July 30th - 3:00 PM - 11:00 PM, Saturday, July 31st/Sunday, August 1st - 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM, Monday, August 2nd - 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Family Scavenger Hunt

Jul 29, 2021 to Aug 2, 2021

Family Scavenger Hunt

LOCATION: Viking Statue CATEGORIES: Entertainment, Contests, Virtual TIME: Wednesday, July 28th to Monday, August 2nd
Icelandic Hecla (Video Release)

Jul 30, 2021

Icelandic Hecla (Video Release)

CATEGORIES: Arts & Culture, Entertainment, Food, Virtual TIME: Friday, July 30th - Noon
Icelandic Music - Feat. Sin Fang (Video Release)

Jul 30, 2021 to Aug 2, 2021

Icelandic Music - Feat. Sin Fang (Video Release)

LOCATION: Virtual CATEGORIES: Arts & Culture, Entertainment, Music, Virtual TIME: Friday, July 30th - 8:00 PM
Jan's One Mile Fun Run

Jul 29, 2021 to Aug 1, 2021

Jan's One Mile Fun Run

LOCATION: Virtual CATEGORIES: Sports, Contests, Virtual TIME: Sunday, July 18th to Sunday, August 1st
Lawn Parade Contest

Jul 29, 2021 to Aug 2, 2021

Lawn Parade Contest

LOCATION: Virtual CATEGORIES: Arts & Culture, Entertainment, Contests, Virtual TIME: Thursday, July 29th to Monday, August 2nd
Sandcastle Contest (Virtual)

Jul 30, 2021 to Aug 2, 2021

Sandcastle Contest (Virtual)

LOCATION: Virtual CATEGORIES: Entertainment, Contests, Virtual TIME: Friday, July 16th to Monday, August 2nd
Volunteer Meeting

Jul 30, 2021

Volunteer Meeting

LOCATION: Gimli Park, Pavilion CATEGORIES: Arts & Culture TIME: Friday, July 30th - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
​Vingólf Beverage Gardens

Jul 30, 2021 to Aug 1, 2021

​Vingólf Beverage Gardens

LOCATION: Gimli Harbour CATEGORIES: Food, Entertainment, Music TIME: Friday, July 30th - 4:00 to 11:00 PM, Saturday, July 31st - 1:00 to 11:00 PM, Sunday, August 1st - 1:00 to 9:00 PM

Saturday, July 31, 2021

10 Mile Road Race

Jul 29, 2021 to Aug 1, 2021

10 Mile Road Race

LOCATION: Virtual CATEGORIES: Sports, Contests, Virtual TIME: Sunday, July 18 to Sunday, August 1
5 Kilometre Road Race

Jun 30, 2021 to Aug 1, 2021

5 Kilometre Road Race

LOCATION: Virtual CATEGORIES: Sports, Contests, Virtual TIME: Sunday, July 18th to Sunday, August 1st
Amma's Kitchen at Heima

Jul 30, 2021 to Jul 31, 2021

Amma's Kitchen at Heima

LOCATION: Virtual CATEGORIES: Food, Crafts, Virtual TIME: Friday, July 30, Saturday, July 31
Art Show

Jul 31, 2021 to Aug 2, 2021

Art Show

LOCATION: Lakeview Gimli Resort – Darren Hall CATEGORIES: Entertainment, Contests, Food TIME: Saturday, July 31st / Sunday, August 1st - 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Monday, August 2nd - 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Craft & Food Vendors

Jul 30, 2021 to Aug 2, 2021

Craft & Food Vendors

LOCATION: Gimli Harbour CATEGORIES: Crafts, Vendors, Food TIME: Friday, July 30th - 3:00 PM - 11:00 PM, Saturday, July 31st/Sunday, August 1st - 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM, Monday, August 2nd - 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Family Scavenger Hunt

Jul 29, 2021 to Aug 2, 2021

Family Scavenger Hunt

LOCATION: Viking Statue CATEGORIES: Entertainment, Contests, Virtual TIME: Wednesday, July 28th to Monday, August 2nd
Icelandic Fashion Show

Jul 31, 2021

Icelandic Fashion Show

LOCATION: Gimli Park CATEGORIES: Arts & Culture, Entertainment, Virtual TIME: Saturday, July 31st - 1:00 PM
Icelandic Music - Feat. Sin Fang (Video Release)

Jul 30, 2021 to Aug 2, 2021

Icelandic Music - Feat. Sin Fang (Video Release)

LOCATION: Virtual CATEGORIES: Arts & Culture, Entertainment, Music, Virtual TIME: Friday, July 30th - 8:00 PM
Jan's One Mile Fun Run

Jul 29, 2021 to Aug 1, 2021

Jan's One Mile Fun Run

LOCATION: Virtual CATEGORIES: Sports, Contests, Virtual TIME: Sunday, July 18th to Sunday, August 1st
Lawn Parade Contest

Jul 29, 2021 to Aug 2, 2021

Lawn Parade Contest

LOCATION: Virtual CATEGORIES: Arts & Culture, Entertainment, Contests, Virtual TIME: Thursday, July 29th to Monday, August 2nd
Music on the Rooftop - 7:00PM

Jul 31, 2021

Music on the Rooftop - 7:00PM

LOCATION: Waterfront Centre, Johnson Hall CATEGORIES: Entertainment, Music TIME: Saturday, July 31st - 7:00PM
Music on the Rooftop - 8:30PM

Jul 31, 2021

Music on the Rooftop - 8:30PM

LOCATION: Waterfront Centre, Johnson Hall CATEGORIES: Entertainment, Music TIME: Saturday, July 31st - 8:30PM
Sandcastle Contest

Jul 31, 2021

Sandcastle Contest

LOCATION: Gimli Beach North CATEGORIES: Entertainment, Contests, Vendors, Virtual TIME: Saturday, July 31st - Registration: 9:30 AM, Starts: 10:00 AM
Sandcastle Contest (Virtual)

Jul 30, 2021 to Aug 2, 2021

Sandcastle Contest (Virtual)

LOCATION: Virtual CATEGORIES: Entertainment, Contests, Virtual TIME: Friday, July 16th to Monday, August 2nd
Saturday Nite in the Park

Jul 31, 2021

Saturday Nite in the Park

LOCATION: Gimli Park, Main Stage CATEGORIES: Entertainment, Music TIME: Saturday, July 31st - 7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
​Vingólf Beverage Gardens

Jul 30, 2021 to Aug 1, 2021

​Vingólf Beverage Gardens

LOCATION: Gimli Harbour CATEGORIES: Food, Entertainment, Music TIME: Friday, July 30th - 4:00 to 11:00 PM, Saturday, July 31st - 1:00 to 11:00 PM, Sunday, August 1st - 1:00 to 9:00 PM

Sunday, August 01, 2021

10 Mile Road Race

Jul 29, 2021 to Aug 1, 2021

10 Mile Road Race

LOCATION: Virtual CATEGORIES: Sports, Contests, Virtual TIME: Sunday, July 18 to Sunday, August 1
5 Kilometre Road Race

Jun 30, 2021 to Aug 1, 2021

5 Kilometre Road Race

LOCATION: Virtual CATEGORIES: Sports, Contests, Virtual TIME: Sunday, July 18th to Sunday, August 1st
Alternative Folk Festival

Aug 1, 2021

Alternative Folk Festival

LOCATION: Gimli Park, Main Stage CATEGORIES: Entertainment, Music TIME: Sunday, August 1st - 7:00 PM
Art Show

Jul 31, 2021 to Aug 2, 2021

Art Show

LOCATION: Lakeview Gimli Resort – Darren Hall CATEGORIES: Entertainment, Contests, Food TIME: Saturday, July 31st / Sunday, August 1st - 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Monday, August 2nd - 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Craft & Food Vendors

Jul 30, 2021 to Aug 2, 2021

Craft & Food Vendors

LOCATION: Gimli Harbour CATEGORIES: Crafts, Vendors, Food TIME: Friday, July 30th - 3:00 PM - 11:00 PM, Saturday, July 31st/Sunday, August 1st - 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM, Monday, August 2nd - 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Family Scavenger Hunt

Jul 29, 2021 to Aug 2, 2021

Family Scavenger Hunt

LOCATION: Viking Statue CATEGORIES: Entertainment, Contests, Virtual TIME: Wednesday, July 28th to Monday, August 2nd
Fris-Nok Tournament

Aug 1, 2021

Fris-Nok Tournament

LOCATION: Gimli Park CATEGORIES: Entertainment, Sports, Contests TIME: Sunday, August 1st - Registration: 12:00 PM, Start: 1:00 PM
Icelandic Music - Feat. Sin Fang (Video Release)

Jul 30, 2021 to Aug 2, 2021

Icelandic Music - Feat. Sin Fang (Video Release)

LOCATION: Virtual CATEGORIES: Arts & Culture, Entertainment, Music, Virtual TIME: Friday, July 30th - 8:00 PM
Jan's One Mile Fun Run

Jul 29, 2021 to Aug 1, 2021

Jan's One Mile Fun Run

LOCATION: Virtual CATEGORIES: Sports, Contests, Virtual TIME: Sunday, July 18th to Sunday, August 1st
Lawn Parade Contest

Jul 29, 2021 to Aug 2, 2021

Lawn Parade Contest

LOCATION: Virtual CATEGORIES: Arts & Culture, Entertainment, Contests, Virtual TIME: Thursday, July 29th to Monday, August 2nd
Sandcastle Contest (Virtual)

Jul 30, 2021 to Aug 2, 2021

Sandcastle Contest (Virtual)

LOCATION: Virtual CATEGORIES: Entertainment, Contests, Virtual TIME: Friday, July 16th to Monday, August 2nd
​Vingólf Beverage Gardens

Jul 30, 2021 to Aug 1, 2021

​Vingólf Beverage Gardens

LOCATION: Gimli Harbour CATEGORIES: Food, Entertainment, Music TIME: Friday, July 30th - 4:00 to 11:00 PM, Saturday, July 31st - 1:00 to 11:00 PM, Sunday, August 1st - 1:00 to 9:00 PM

Monday, August 02, 2021

Art Show

Jul 31, 2021 to Aug 2, 2021

Art Show

LOCATION: Lakeview Gimli Resort – Darren Hall CATEGORIES: Entertainment, Contests, Food TIME: Saturday, July 31st / Sunday, August 1st - 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Monday, August 2nd - 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Craft & Food Vendors

Jul 30, 2021 to Aug 2, 2021

Craft & Food Vendors

LOCATION: Gimli Harbour CATEGORIES: Crafts, Vendors, Food TIME: Friday, July 30th - 3:00 PM - 11:00 PM, Saturday, July 31st/Sunday, August 1st - 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM, Monday, August 2nd - 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Family Scavenger Hunt

Jul 29, 2021 to Aug 2, 2021

Family Scavenger Hunt

LOCATION: Viking Statue CATEGORIES: Entertainment, Contests, Virtual TIME: Wednesday, July 28th to Monday, August 2nd
Icelandic Music - Feat. Sin Fang (Video Release)

Jul 30, 2021 to Aug 2, 2021

Icelandic Music - Feat. Sin Fang (Video Release)

LOCATION: Virtual CATEGORIES: Arts & Culture, Entertainment, Music, Virtual TIME: Friday, July 30th - 8:00 PM
Lawn Parade Contest

Jul 29, 2021 to Aug 2, 2021

Lawn Parade Contest

LOCATION: Virtual CATEGORIES: Arts & Culture, Entertainment, Contests, Virtual TIME: Thursday, July 29th to Monday, August 2nd
Music and Poetry in the Park

Aug 2, 2021

Music and Poetry in the Park

LOCATION: Gimli Park, Main Stage CATEGORIES: Arts & Culture, Entertainment, Music TIME: Monday, August 1st - 12:30 PM
Sandcastle Contest (Virtual)

Jul 30, 2021 to Aug 2, 2021

Sandcastle Contest (Virtual)

LOCATION: Virtual CATEGORIES: Entertainment, Contests, Virtual TIME: Friday, July 16th to Monday, August 2nd
Scholarship Announcement

Aug 2, 2021

Scholarship Announcement

LOCATION: Gimli Park, Main Stage CATEGORIES: Arts & Culture, Contests, Entertainment TIME: Monday, August 1st - 1:40 PM
Traditional Program

Aug 2, 2021

Traditional Program

LOCATION: Gimli Park, Main Stage CATEGORIES: Arts & Culture, Entertainment, Music, Crafts TIME: Monday, August 2nd - 2:00 PM
 
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