Bonfires everywhere -Walpurgis Night in Sweden (Valborgsmässoafton)

 

 

Swedish Walpurgis Bonfires – A sparkling Goodbye to the long winter and glowing flames of Welcome to the much-longed for Spring. The Swedes on high spirits when celebrating the end of the dark season, last day of April with bonfires, fireworks and choirs singing spring songs.

Listen – “Vintern Rasat Ut” Walpurgis singing in Umeå, “the city of the Birches”