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Taste of Iceland Returns to Toronto


TASTE OF ICELAND – TORONTO 2017 CUISINE/MUSIC/FILM/LITERATURE Featuring: Chef Sigurður Helgason, Iceland Writers’ Retreat Co-Founder (and First Lady) Eliza Ried, and musicians Axel Flóvent and Ceasetone. The full schedule is now available on their website: And on Facebook:

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ICELANDIC NATIONAL DAY PICNIC  SAT. 18 JUNE CALEDON,  ON   Icelandic Canadian Club of Toronto´s annual picnic in honour of Iceland´s National Day  1 to 5 pm  at OnIce Horse Farm, 16218 Albion Trail, Caledon ON L7E 3P9, in partnership with the Ontario Icelandic Horse Association. Join us for Icelandic style hot dogs… also bring something to […]

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Thorrablot Early Bird Ticket Discount Extended to February 19


Þorrablót 2016  FRIDAY April 8th “Gaman Saman!” “Fun Together!” NEW VENUE! The event is at REVIVAL – 783 College Street, Toronto, ON M6G 1C5(Street Parking, 2 Paid Parking Lots) 6:30 PM Appetizers and Cash Bar | 7:30 PM Feast! | 10 PM After Party! Live Auction | Live Music | DJ  Þorrablót 2016 will be a cultural and culinary feast. […]

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Bolludagur (Cream Puff Day!)

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Cream Puff day (BOLLUDAGUR) VIKING BAKERY IS MAKING BOLLU THIS SATURDAY, FEB. 6!! OPEN 8 AM TO 6 PM 2207 DANFORTH AVE. (JUST EAST OF WOODBINE) Drop in to see Birgir and pick them up on Saturday to be ready for Bolludagur on Monday!!! Like The Viking Bakery Page “Bolludagur” is the first in the row of three peculiar holidays […]

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Icelandic Fisheries Expert Dr. Grímur Valimarsson at U of T Wed Oct 7


ICELANDIC FISHERIES EXPERT DR. GRÍMUR VALDIMARSSON AT UNIVERSITY OF TORONTO WED. OCT. 7 1)  Investment Opportunities in Canada’s Emerging Aquaculture Industry – PANEL DISCUSSION   Wed. Oct. 7 Time:    Breakfast: 7:30 – 8:00 AM Discussion: 8:00 – 9:30 AM Wrap up / informal discussion 9:30 – 10:00 AM Cost:    $29.00 plus HST.Venue: Torys LLP, 79 Wellington St. W., 30th Floor, TorontoEventbrite registration: 2) […]

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Lunch with the President of Iceland on June 12–Additional Seats Available


Friday, June 12 Toronto, ON  You are Invited to Have Lunch with the President of Iceland! H.E. Ólafur Ragnar Grímsson will visiting Toronto … the first time a sitting President has done so since the early ´70´s!   12 Noon Reception and Lunch, The National Club, 303 Bay St.(between Adelaide and King St.)   Icelandic Ambassador […]

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