It just doesn’t get much more Swedish than this… !

Whether you’re a longtime fan of the Swedish crayfish party or a newcomer who wants to get a REAL taste of Swedish culture, this is the event for you! While official festivities of silly songs and even sillier hats officially start at 19.00, the Marines will be on-hand from 17.00 grilling burgers and selling drinks. 

When:  Friday, September 10th.  Crayfish party from 19.00-01.00, with burgers and drinks on sale by the Marines from 17.00.

Where:  US Embassy Stockholm, Dag Hammarskjölds Väg 31, Stockholm

What: Crayfish party (“kräftskiva”) including food and drink starts at 19.00.  Pre-party grill and mingle hosted the Marines from 17.00-19.00. Adults only.

Cost:  Members and Guests, 225 SEK for the crayfish party, paid in cash at the door;  Pre-party grill and drinks are cash only.

How:  Advance registration is required no later than 17.00 Wednesday September 8th, due to Embassy security routines. Email marked “Crayfish party” giving the full names of all participants. 

Questions? Contact Board Member Tom Kelsey at or call 070-549 97 87.

Note: Attendees are advised that they should leave mobile phones and cameras at home, if possible. Otherwise they will be checked at the security gate.