The Pilgrim of Scandinavia

Norish Fest 2014 – where Ireland and Norway meet


The Norwegian-Irish initiative Norish Fest are proud to announce the details of their 2014 Event “The Pilgrim of Scandinavia” in Garvagh, Co. Derry/Londonderry

Norish Fest is a Norwegian-Irish initiative to organise events and to create meeting points for cultural exchange, social networking and business networking between the two countries Ireland and Norway.


The Pilgrim of Scandinavia


The Norwegian historian and author Knut Medhus together with Garvagh historian and author Wilbert Patterson present the history of the Garvagh barons’ visits to Norway during the 19th century at Garvagh

Community Building Friday 10th October 2014. This year Norish Fest cooperates with Garvagh Museum & Heritage Centre, Garvagh Development Trust and Eireway Ltd. The Norwegian musicians are supported by Music Norway.


10 October 2014, 7:00 – 9:30 PM – Garvagh Community Building, 85 Main Street, Garvagh, Bt51 5AB


Everyone Welcome Admission Free.