Traditional Program

Aug 1, 2022 to Aug 7, 2023

Monday, August 7th - 2:00 PM

Location: Gimli Park, Main Stage Categories: Arts & Culture, Entertainment, Music, Crafts

Traditional Program

Date: Monday, August 7th
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Gimli Park, Main Stage 

Order of Proceedings

National Anthems: Ó Guð Vors Lands and O Canada

President's Welcome: 

Remarks from the Premier: Heather Stefanson

Address of the Fjallkona: 

Flower Presentation: 

Greetings from the Consul General of Iceland: Vilhjálmur Wium

Toast to Canada: 

Toast to Iceland: 

Musical Presentation: 

Greetings from the Constituency of Selkirk Interlake Eastman: James Bezan, M.P.

Greetings from the R.M. of Gimli: 

God Save the Queen and Eldgamla Ísafold. Anthems sung by Peter John Buchan.

Enjoy our 2020 Virtual Traditional Program

Musical Presentation

We were honored to have renowned Icelandic mezzo-soprano, Hanna Dóra Sturludóttir, accompanied by pianist, Snorri Sigfús Birgisson, perform for the 2020 virtual Islendingadagurinn - from Reykjavik, Iceland, as part of our virtual traditional program segment.

Hanna & Snorri


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