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Midsummer Magic (27th to 28th of june)

Midsummer Magic is celebrated non-stop during 24h on a weekend night 27th to 28th of June 2020. In Iceland 24th of June is called Jónsmessa, named after John the Baptist. According Icelandic folklore many strange things happen during Midsummer Night: Cows gain the power to speech and seals can become human... among others.
In Akureyri this day is celebrated with various events, some relating to old traditions and folklore.