Viking festival at Avaldsnes 6. June – 9. June 2019

The Viking Festival, Avaldsnes has become the biggest Viking Festival at the West Coast of Norway. The Viking Farm will  be populated by more than 200 Vikings from all over Europe, living in their tents. The Viking Festival takes place at The Viking Farm, a 15. minutes walk from the Nordvegen History Centre and St. Olav church.

Vikings with lovely crafts will be selling their goods and there will be food for sale to tempt your taste spuds. Angry Vikings are fighting in the theater to the audience’s excitement. You can also experience other entertainers, such as storytellers and music for your senses. You can also actively participate in archery, horseback riding, workshops and so on.

The Viking Festival Avaldsnes always takes place during the first whole week of June. The three following years, the Viking Festival Avaldsnes will take place on the following dates:

2020: June 4-7th

2021: June 10-13th

2022: June 9-12th


Adults NOK 160,-

Child  NOK  70,-

Children under 4 years free.

The entry tickets are valid the whole festival as long as your bracelet is intact.

You may also buy tickets online at Tikkio


Opening hours:

Thursday  09:00-19:00

Friday       09:00-19:00

Saturday  11:00-19:00

Sunday     12:00-17:00



This year we are lucky to have the Swedish group TRIX at our Viking festival.
With many years of experience they are masters within the jester tradition.
Please find out more about them here:


Registration for reenactments groups  2019 is now closed because we are fully booked.  You can sign on to our waitinglist. We will contact you as soon as possible if we will get any  available capacity. Unfortunately we have had to close the waiting list due to high demand.

You have to register to attend as a Viking/reenactor at the Viking Festival at Avaldsnes. After you sign up, you will receive an automatic  confirmation that you are registered.

For all other questions, please contact the FESTIVAL LEADER at