In northern European countries such as Denmark, Finland, Sweden and Norway, the summer solstice (or midsummer, as it's often called) is referred to as the day that never ends. It's celebrated with bonfires, outdoor festivals, singing, dancing and food.

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In northern European countries such as Denmark, Finland, Sweden and Norway, the summer solstice (or midsummer, as it's often called) is referred to as the day that never ends. It's celebrated with bonfires, outdoor festivals, singing, dancing and food.

Midsummer bonfire

Midsummer bonfire

Beautiful spirit in this short video about the Finnish White Nights. The Finnish midsummer magic and its rituals. 'White Night Magic' - FINLAND

Beautiful spirit in this short video about the Finnish White Nights. The Finnish midsummer magic and its rituals. 'White Night Magic' - FINLAND

Finnish midsummer night is a night of love.  Collect seven different types of flowers under your pillow. While you sleep, you dream and you will see future wedding picture.

Finnish midsummer night is a night of love. Collect seven different types of flowers under your pillow. While you sleep, you dream and you will see future wedding picture.

Finnish midsummer: burning fires, nightless night, children stay up late into the night! - JUHANNUS!

Finnish midsummer: burning fires, nightless night, children stay up late into the night! - JUHANNUS!

Bonfires (kokko) are common during Finnish midsummer celebrations near lakes and the sea.

Bonfires (kokko) are common during Finnish midsummer celebrations near lakes and the sea.

In the Finnish midsummer or Juhannus celebration, bonfires (kokko) are very common and are burnt at lakesides and by the sea:

In the Finnish midsummer or Juhannus celebration, bonfires (kokko) are very common and are burnt at lakesides and by the sea:

Midsummer (21. june), the flag stays in the pole thru  the whole nightless night.

Midsummer (21. june), the flag stays in the pole thru the whole nightless night.

Finnish midsummer by harryjonesphoto

Finnish midsummer by harryjonesphoto

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