mt. jewett



Honoring the Swedish heritage of this small village along Scenic Route 6, the Mt. Jewett Swedish Festival is scheduled annually for the second weekend of August, in Mt. Jewett, Pennsylvania. This three day community wide festival includes: Swedish Smorgasbord, carnival, traditional Maypole Dance, Prince & Princess Contests, Swedish Meatball Competition, parades, live music, Viking Ship races, Cornhole Tournament, Car Show, food and craft vendors, art show, human foosball, fireworks and more!


For more than half a century, this small mountain community has celebrated its uniquely Swedish heritage–learn more about the Mt. Jewett Swedish Festival here.


Over 50 years of tradition filled with fun, excitement, laughs, and memories to cherish for the next 50 years –take a step back in time to explore the Swedish Festival from the 1970s to today. 

event Schedule

2021 Has a jam-packed event schedule across all three days. Make sure not to miss a thing by checking it out–download it, print it out, or pick up a hard copy at the Information Booth!

Contact us

Do you have an idea, wish to participate, or have a question? The Swedish Festival Committee is always looking for  suggestions for the next great program–you can reach out to us here!

Meet Our 2021 Team

It takes a village to run this Festival. 

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