Spring anniversaries and celebrations in Iceland

Posted on September 24, 2009 by

March- April:

l        Easter: this is celebrated with a dinner, main dish is smoked lamb, and the traditional excahnge of Easter eggs.

 

April:

l        Sumardagurrinn Fyrsti: on the first Thursday after April 18th, Iceland celebrates the first day of the sub- arctic summer– there are parades, passing of groups and aprties similar to those done for the Carnival. 

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