Finnish flag Finnish flag
St. Urho
Legendary Patron Saint of Finland
Support our Advertisers

- - - - - - - - - -

Cube ad - 95x160 pixels

Box ad - 120x60 pixels



Ode to St. Urho

St. Urho Statues

St. Urho Celebrations

Origin of St. Urho

Links - St. Urho sites

Links - Finnish sites




Web design and hosting by
Wink Timber Media Agency

Saginaw, Minnesota

Just six miles west of Twig
(somewhere past the sticks)

Finland, Minnesota - 1999

Click on photo for larger view
Photos © Tim Winker
Along Hwy 1 Parade watchers line up along Minn Hwy 1 in downtown Finland.
Painted Young Ladies Faces painted with grapes and grasshoppers
4H float Floats are primarily on flatbed trucks and snowmobile trailers. The theme for 1999 was "St. Urho Salutes Walt Disney".
101 Hoppers "101 Hoppers" featured kids dressed up as spotted grasshoppers.

More photos of Finland, Minnesota

St. Urho statue in Finland, MN