Additional Events

In addition to the Christmas Festival performances, guests have several other opportunities to experience all that St. Olaf College has to offer throughout the weekend.

Chapel Services

Worship services in Boe Memorial Chapel are open to all.

  • Friday, December 4, 10:10 a.m.
    Advent Chapel Service
    Collegiate Chorale, Anton Armstrong ’78, conductor
    Streamed Live and On-Demand

Music in Boe Memorial Chapel

  • Norseman Band “Mini” Concert
    The Norseman Band led by conductor Paul Niemisto presents selections of holiday favorites in Boe Memorial Chapel on Friday, December 4, 5 p.m.
    Streamed Live and On-Demand
  • Merry Tubachristmas
    Saturday, December 5, 3 p.m.

Music in the Buntrock Commons Crossroads

  • The Runestones Accordion Ensemble
    Join the college’s Runestones accordion group for Christmas music on Thursday, December 3, 6:30 p.m.
  • Saxophone Christmas
    The Norseman Sax Ensemble presents Christmas music on Saturday, December 5, 12:30 p.m.
  • Handbell Christmas
    Join the St. Olaf Handbell Choirs for music for the season on Saturday, December 5, 4:30 p.m.

St. Olaf Bookstore

Thursday–Friday 8 a.m.–7 p.m.  •  Saturday 10 a.m.–7 p.m  •  Sunday 10 a.m.– 3 p.m.

Author signings

Friday, December 4
Dan Jorgensen 5:30–7 p.m.
Susan Hvistendahl 5:30–7 p.m.

Saturday, December 5
Dan Jorgensen 5:30–7 p.m.
Patrick Mader 5:30–7 p.m.

Sunday, December 6
Lori Evert and Aimee Bissonette 12:30–2:30 p.m.

Flaten Art Museum

  • Friday: 10 a.m.–8 p.m.
  • Saturday: 2–8 p.m.
  • Sunday: noon–5 p.m.