After three years of “síðasta ástandið” (the last situation) we are bringing it back and in a big way. This event is free for members and their guests. We also invite prospective and returning members to come and join the association. We will be preparing Icelandic hotdogs, and serving flatkökur with hangikjöt and beverages. We encourage you…
The Icelandic Association of Washington D.C. needs your participation at the 2023 Annual General Meeting
Sunday, April 23rd, 2023 from 3:00-4:30 PM We encourage all members and prospective members to attend. Getting back on our feet after COVID, we had a great Christmas Bazaar and Thorrablot. And now its time to plan for the future, and elect new people to the board. In particular, we very much want to relaunch our annual 17th…
Successful Christmas Bazaar funds donations to two important causes
We were extra-motivated to have a great Christmas bazaar last November because we had decided to give a majority of the proceeds to charity. Turnout and sales were indeed great, and we were delighted to be able to donate $2,000 each to two great organizations, Médecins Sans Frontières / MSF /Doctors without Borders, which provides…
Þorrablót 2023 in Review
Þorrablót 2023 in Review The Icelandic Association of Washington DC was pleased to be able to celebrate Þorri together on February 18, 2023. Photo Gallery Insert the photo gallery here. Live Entertainment We were so fortunate to have KK himself play a short concert and lead us in some singing. Playlist on Spotify To get…
KK is playing at Þorrablót 2023!
We are thrilled to be able to feature the famed Icelandic entertainer and recording artist Kristján Kristjánsson, aka KK.
Get your Thorrablot 2023 tickets!
We are pleased to announce that our annual feast of Þorri (Thorri) will held again on Saturday, February 18, 2023.
Christmas Bazaar 2022
This weekend is our popular Christmas Bazaar. We will be donating most of the proceeds to charity (World Central Kitchen and Doctors Without Borders). Come on out and join in on the fun and be sure to bring lots of friends.
Vendor registration for the 2022 Christmas Bazaar is on!
We are looking forward to seeing our vendors selling Icelandic and Scandinavian yule-tide products!
Looks like Icelandic Fun at the 2022 Summer Picnic
Join us on Sunday August 21 for a fun event a Lake Accotink Park in Fairfax VA, featuring Icelandic hot dogs and candy, plus a visit by birds from Avian Encounters.
Anna Margrét Bjarnadóttir
Anna Margrét Bjarnadóttir is no stranger to adversity.