Midsummers Day (Jóansøkan) is the annual festival weekend of Suðuroy. This weekend the islanders invite people from all of the Faroe Islands, and tourists, to visit our beautiful island, and experience what it has to offer. The main event of the weekend, is the competitional rowing in traditional Faroese boats, but you can also experience football, music, childrens events and lots of other activities. The Jóansøka is in Tvøroyri prime numbered years and in Vágur corresponding years. The hospitality of the locals is videly known.
(Photo – Eileen Sandá)
20 Jun - 23 Jun