SWEA Austin Lucia and Bazar

A warm welcome to SWEA Austin’s annual Christmas Bazaar and Lucia Choir Concert!

On December 9th we’ll have Swedish coffee bread for sale in our café, a raffle, and other fun stuff!

Just like previous years we’ll be at Gethsemane Lutheran Church, 200 W. Anderson Lane, Austin, TX 78752.

Christmas Bazaar opens at 3.00 PM.
Dance around the Christmas tree at 4.00 PM.
Lucia Choir Concert starts at 5.30 PM.

Entrance fee: $5 for adults and $1 for children under 12 years.

Bring your family and friends, we look forward to welcome the Christmas holiday with you!

Read the invitation here!

SWEA Houston Lucia Celebration

SWEA Houston invites you to this year’s Lucia Celebration in the Norwegian Seamen’s Church.

There will be a lucia procession, Swedish Christmas food, candy bag for the kids, dancing around the tree and a raffle with great prices. Come and enjoy a truly Swedish Christmas atmosphere with us.

Only a limited amount of tickets will be available at the door, and at a higher price.

Buy tickets here!

Holiday Celebration with SACC

​SACC-Houston cordially invites you, your spouse and business associates to our annual holiday party!

Enjoy the company of dear SACC-friends and prime traditional Swedish cuisine and glögg by the Scandinavian chef Søren Pedersen.

Date & Time
Thursday December 13, 2018
Chef Søren Pedersen’s Kitchen
2314 Dunlavy St.
Houston, TX 77006
Members $30 | Non-members $40

Get tickets here!

Gaby Berglund Opening Reception

The exhibition “The Quiet Thread” by Gaby Berglund

On view February 2-27, 2019

Opening reception February 2, 5-7 pm  at the Jung Center.

Entré: free

Swedish-Ecuadorian artist Gaby Berglund left Ecuador at a young age to study in USA to later move to Norway, Sweden and South Korea. Gaby Berglund moved to Houston at the end of 2016 where she currently have her studio.

Read about her here.



Ingmar Bergman 100 years

See the movie poster here!

The Swedish institute and the Swedish Film institute will celebrate the
Swedish film director Ingmar Bergman who in 2018 was born 100 years ago.

Austin Film Society is showing the Darkness series: Films by Ingmar Bergman shown at Austin Film Society

MFAH in Houston is screening following Ingmar Bergman movies: Bergman at The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston.

Rice Cinema is screening 4 movies: Films by Ingmar Bergman shown at Rice Cinema.