Athletic Events

Fun Run  5K 10K & Half Marathon

Each year the Youth City Council organizes the fun run for the Festival. The run will feature three race lengths: the 5K for the easy going, a 10K and the Half Marathon for the die-hards. The run isn’t just for runners–People are always welcome to come and walk. Registration opens at 5:30 a.m. (Saturday) at the Snow College Stake Center Parking Lot, 50 East 100 North. There is a $10 entry fee and all participants who register online before May 22 are guaranteed a t-shirt and number. $50 cash for top male and female runners in all races except walk.


Viking On A Bike

Awesomeness of the Norse-kind! Join us for a family ride or compete in the Beginners Race (4 Mile), Novice Race (7.5 Mile) or the exciting Sport Race (10.5 Mile).

New Time- Registration starts at 6:30 a.m. at the booth, 300 E 100 N.  Competitive Races start at 7:30 a.m.  Family Bike Ride starts at 9 a.m.  All bike riders are encouraged to be in the parade.  You are entry #10.  Line up at 300 S 100 E.


Pickleball Tournament

Scandinavian Days Drop-In Pickleball Tournament Saturday @ 4 p.m. at Snow College Tennis Courts Doubles partners will be chosen by a random draw and you play until you lose. No entry fee, but please sign up by 3:45 p.m. so pairing brackets can be filled out.  Doubles only and players are responsible for making line calls and game regulations.

Contact Sharron Bird 435-340-0646 after 3 p.m. or Brad Bird 435-351-1240 for further information.

Tennis Tournament

Participate in this year’s “Scandinavian Open” Tennis Tournament.  The tournament is Saturday from 1 to 5 pm at the Snow College Tennis Courts.  The cost for each participant is $5.  Sign up at:

We will organize doubles matches for men and women.  Different skill level groups will also be considered.  Should be super fun, come and play some tennis!