Nordic Lights Benefit Dinner Postponed

UPDATE: Due to the Covid 19 crisis, the Nordic Lights Benefit Dinners has been postponed. The new date will be Saturday, September 26 from 5-8pm.

Planning for our upcoming Nordic Lights Benefit Dinner is going well!

Nordic Lights Benefit Dinner for the Astoria Nordic Heritage Park Capital Campaign
Carruthers Restaurant 1198 Commercial, Astoria OR
$150 per person; reservations required; tip is included.
Nordic attire is encouraged.

Cocktails at 5 PM
Special cocktails benefiting the project cost $15 and include Snow Drop, Viking Blood, Nordic Lights. Full bar available

Dinner at 6 PM
Special Appeal Afterwards


  • Appetizers
  • Gravlox deviled eggs
  • Pickled Herring with dill potatoes and radish
  • Picked vegetable and cheese platter
  • Creamy spinach and dill soup
  • Shaved winter vegetable salad with purple carrots, watermelon, radish and purple carrots with white balsamic vinegar and dill

Choice of entrée
Pork Meatballs with dill fingerling potatoes, sweet and sour cabbage and nutmeg cream sauce
Honey Baked Salmon with lingonberries over root vegetables with cucumber radish salad
Beet Root Risotto with mushroom ragout and sweet and sour cabbage

Nordlys (Northern Lights)- Vanilla pudding with peach raspberry compote, ginger crunch and reduced balsamic syrup.

To receive an invitation to the dinner, please contact Judi Lampi at clatsop41 at or call 503 791 9156. We prefer payment by check but you can also pay online at We still need an RSVP with choice of main course.