The St. Olaf Christmas Festival, an annual tradition since 1912, will be broadcast live on Sunday, December 5, at 3:30 pm on Minnesota Public Radio. This year’s festival runs from Thursday, December 2, through Sunday, December 5, and according to the St. Olaf website, only a limited number of tickets for the Thursday performance remain!
In additional to the musical celebration, St. Olaf hosts a Scandinavian Buffet and author signings at the campus bookstore in advance of the performances. Minnesota’s Hidden Alphabet author David LaRochelle will sign at the store Friday, December 3, from 5:30 to 7:00 pm, and Peg Meier, author of Wishing for a Snow Day, will sign on Saturday, December 4, from 5:30 to 7:00 pm.
Listen to the 2009 performance on the MPR site.