OUR history

As we research the history of the Mt. Jewett Swedish Festival, please check back often for updates to our timeline!

 

1969

fIRST SWEDISH FESTIVAL CREATED

With just a few requests from the local churches, and organizations, a group of local residents created the First Mount Jewett Swedish Festival. 

2021

to be swedish is golden

The 50th Celebration…how exciting to bring this back for all to enjoy! Bigger and better than any other year, bringing back some visitor favorites and adding some new events…something for EVERYONE! 

History