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Renew Yor Wedding Vows

Celebrate Generations of Love, Renew Your Wedding Vows During TivoliFest!

36th Annual Celebration of Danish Heritage - Memorial Day Weekend, May 27-29th, 2016.

The Danish Villages of Elk Horn and Kimballton, IA cordially invite you to celebrate Generations of Love at Tivoli Fest by renewing your
wedding vows.

When: Sunday, May 29, 2016, 12pm - 1pm
Where: Outside of Morning Star Chapel on the Danish Windmill Grounds
Brochure: Download PDF

The mass vow renewal ceremony will be officiated by the Honorable Stan Jens, Mayor

Invite your friends and family to this event to celebrate your love and enjoy a weekend of Danish festivities. This event is strictly for vow renewals only and you do not have to be Danish to participate! Each couple will receive a Tivoli Newspaper of events and a special vow renewal certificate. We ask each couple for a small donation of $10.00 that will go to the Chapel's maintenance fund. For any questions please email or Lisa Riggs at email

Bachelor & Bachelorette Party
Friday, May 27, 2016 at 7p.m.
Inside the Elk Horn Fire Station with the Iowa Craft Beer Tent and live music by Diego Garcia.

Rehearsal Dance
Saturday, May 28, 2016 at 9p.m.
Inside the Elk Horn Fire Station with the Iowa Craft Beer Tent and live music by local Darla Hansen and her band Local Suspects.

Saturday Heritage Wedding Display & Smørrebørd
Saturday enjoy a wedding display of local Danish Immigrant wedding portraits and bridal gowns inside the Elk Horn Town Hall while you taste a Danish Smørrebørd

Sunday Wedding Brunch
Sunday, before the mass vow renewal, is the wedding brunch at the Elk Horn Fire Station with Ælbeskiver and Medisterpølse.

Danish Kransekage Wedding Cake Competition
Immediately following the vow renewal ceremony on Sunday.


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Why do you want to renew your vows during Tivoli Fest?
Contact Information
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Email Us A Photo! We encourage you to email us a photo of the couple, however it is not required.

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By submitting information we hold the rights to display your photo and your reasons as to why you want to renew your vows during Tivoli Fest and we hold the rights to share with news outlets and social media.

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The Danish Windmill

P.O. Box 245, 4038 Main
Elk Horn, Iowa 51531
(712) 764-7472