Viking Village and Marketplace

Visit lour Living History Encampments, where you will experience Viking Village life. The Viking Marketplace will be filled with merchants offering Viking wares, and treasures brought back from across the seas

Entertainment and Competitions

Our two stages feature some of the areas best Celtic Folk and Rock groups, and entertainers. Be part of the show, make Viking Festival history by participating in one of our signature competitions.

Battles and Weapons Range

Exciting Viking battles will be fought on our fields. At the Weapons Range, the brave of heart may try their hand at wielding the weapons of the Norsemen.

Heritage Hall and KidZone

Vikings Past, Present, and Future. Heritage Hall is filled with Scandinavian History, Crafts, and Food. Next Door, the KidZone is a buzz with activity. Featuring games, crafts, and music.

Food and Drink

The Festival boasts two Beer Gardens, featuring the finest in local Beers and Meads. Delicious Scandinavian treats, meats, and and baked goods are make the day complete.

Viking Festival Family and Sponsors


Odin himself oversees the Vista Viking Festival. But it takes many hands to create this spectacular event.  Men, Women, and Deities from across the Nine Worlds work tirelessly to make us California's Premier Viking Festival.