This year’s Høstfest will feature ventriloquist and celebrity impressionist Terry Fator, and international Irish entertainer Daniel O’Donnell.
The 2018 Høstfest-Heritage Foundation raffle winners have been announced!
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Lily Bonebrake has been crowned Miss Norsk Høstfest 2018.
A Minot restaurateur, a Nordic marketplace, and an international entertainer will be added to the honor roll of the Scandinavian-American Hall of Fame.
Daniel O’Donnell to receive the Humanitarian Award
The first three of eight Great Hall of the Vikings shows have been announced for Norsk Høstfest. This year’s Høstfest will host Grammy award-winning singer
The five children of the late Chester and Joy Reiten presented a joint gift of $500,000 to the Høstfest Heritage Foundation during the 40th Norsk Høstfest.
Omdahl: The sweet sounds of the hardingfele will soon drift across the prairies to soothe the homesickness of the 300, 000 North Dakota Scandinavians who yearn for a return to the beloved fiords and mountains of the old country.
A four-generation business, a Finnish chef and author, and a visionary technology and business leader will be added to the honor roll of the Scandinavian-American Hall of Fame at its annual award banquet Tuesday, September 26 at Minot’s Grand Hotel. Held in conjunction with Norsk Høstfest, the SAHF honors persons of Scandinavian descent who have achieved greatness in their field.
When Chester Reiten and early supporters determined that Minot needed an event to celebrate Scandinavian heritage, they couldn’t have dreamed of where Norsk Høstfest would be today.
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