The purpose of the Norwegian-American 17th of May Committee of Greater New York, INC. shall be to encourage and develop a deep appreciation of the ideals of independence and freedom that the 17th of May, Constitution day of Norway, embodies and to keep alive the cultural heritage of Norway. Rain of shine, on the 17th of May of each year, or the Sunday closest to this date (excluding Mother's Day). The Committee shall make arrangements for and sponsor a parade.
The annual Norwegian Day Parade will be held on May 19th at 1:30pm
The parade steps off at 80th street and 3rd Avenue, turns right at Bay Ridge Avenue up to 5th Avenue, makes a left on 5th and continues until 67th Street, marching continues along 67th along the park and up to the reviewing stand between 6th and 7th.
Come support the parade at our annual fundraiser on Sunday April 28th from 4-8.
Fun time had by all!!!
Filled with basket raffles,
50/50, food, drink,Norwegian music!
The 64th annual crowning of Miss Norway of Greater New York will be on Saturday April 13 at 2pm.
Located at the Norwegian Christian Home and Health center
1250 67th Street, Brooklyn NY
“The Norwegian Legacy Continues”