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November 2020

JuleFest

November 27 - November 28

Enjoy warm hospitality as the villages celebrate the arrival of the Christmas season. Taste traditional holiday treats, and browse the shops for giftware, crafts and antiques. The Danish Windmill, Museum of Danish America and Bedstemor’s Hus will be decorated for the holidays and open for tours. Julefest is held annually over Thanksgiving weekend. For more information call: 800.451.7960.  

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Small Business Saturday

November 28

The historic 1848 Danish Windmill is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization and a small locally-owned business. Your purchases in our museum and online stores help support the Danish Windmill. Shop for Royal Copenhagen, Bing & Grondahl, Georg Jensen and Holmegaard annual collectibles, Advent and Christmas decorations, heritage gifts, books, aebleskiver pans and much more! We are a participating charity with AmazonSmile. And we hope you will think of making a donation to the Windmill on Giving Tuesday. Thank you for your…

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8th Annual Naughty or Nisse 5K Polar Run

November 28 @ 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Elk Horn, IA

5K of beautiful hills and valleys from the Little Mermaid in Kimballton to the Danish Windmill in Elk Horn. Registration is $20.00 and will be available later in the year. Proceeds will benefit the Danish Windmill.  Four categories for prizes 1. Best Nisse (Elf) 2. Best Danish Costume 3. Most Original or Crazy 4. Overall Winner of Run. Peppermint Patties at the start (Mermaid Fountain in Kimballton) and Hot Chocolate or Glögg at the Finish Line (Danish Windmill/VikingHjem in Elk…

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December 2020

Giving Tuesday

December 1

The historic 1848 Danish Windmill is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Your purchases in our museum and online store help support the Danish Windmill. We are a participating charity with AmazonSmile. We are a small locally owned business. And we hope you will think of making a donation to the Windmill on Giving Tuesday. Thank you for your support!

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