Mid-summer Eve festival in Gammelstad

Today Midsummer Eve is celebrated in Sweden. Whole families gather to celebrate this summer occasion. People celebrate it by picking flowers, making wreaths from flowers for girls and to place on the maypole. After the maypole is raised in an open spot, people start singing Swedish songs while dancing around the maypole.

Midsummer Eve festival in Gammelstad

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Midsummer Eve celebration in Gammelstad

Singing and dancing on Midsummer Eve

Midsummer Eve in Gammelstad

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