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Syttende Mai

  • Norwegian Church Arts Centre Harbour Drive Cardiff, Wales, CF10 4PA United Kingdom (map)

Come and celebrate Norway's Constitution Day with the Welsh Norwegian Society. A traditional Norwegian day parade takes place from the Wales Millennium Centre in Cardiff Bay to the historic Norwegian Church. There the Norwegian national anthem will be sung and a short service held followed by coffee and Norwegian waffles. Family games follow outside the church for all to join in.

10.00            The Norwegian Church opens for visitors

10.30             Procession to gather outside the Wales Millennium Centre - all welcome to join in

10.45             Procession to start 'tog' (walk) to the Norwegian Church in Cardiff Bay

11.00             The Norwegian flag will be raised outside the church and the national anthem will be played  

11.15             Speeches and laying down a wreath on the war memorial

12.00             Coffee and Norwegian Waffles 

13.00             Traditional games for children and adults on the lawn outside the church

14.00             End of day time celebration

19.00             Evening Dinner drinks

19.30              Sit down meal - tickets must be booked in advance. Please contact us -