Plans are underway for the 2018 International Convention and Leadership Conference, to be held from August 15 to 18 at the beautiful Hyatt Regency Hotel in Bloomington, Minn., with convenient proximity to the MSP airport, Mall of America and downtown Minneapolis and St. Paul.


Plan to join us as we honor Sons of Norway’s past and chart our course for the future!          


A wide variety of exciting activities and events are in the works. Convention attendees may participate in

  • The 2018 Leadership Conference: Motivate – Maximize – Mobilize to Benefit Your Community & Your Lodge, to be held on Wednesday, August 15, preceding the convention.
  • Folk art exhibition
  • Silent auction
  • Vendor displays
  • President’s reception
  • Grand banquet
  • US Bank Stadium tailgate party – home of the Minnesota Vikings and the 2018 Super Bowl
  • Group outings to iconic Twin Cities landmarks: Historic Fort Snelling and the elegant American Swedish Institute.


Hotel Registration Now Open


Convention Registration Now Open


Leadership Conference Regsitration

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2018 Folk Art Competition & Exhibition

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Convention plans are still being finalized, so please return to this page during the coming weeks for updates and more information.