Seattle 17th of May Festival

Seattle 17th of May Festival and Parade

Kids having fun in Ballard for the 17th of May Parade.Welcome to Seattle’s popular 17th of May Celebration, a.k.a. Syttende Mai [Soot-n-duh My]. Last year was one of the largest yet with 1,000’s of¬†spectators lining the streets of Ballard to see more than 100 groups, including marching bands, Norwegian-American lodges, drill teams, classic cars and much more – all for Norway’s Constitution Day.

Festival Map

Kids Activities


Bergen Place Music

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