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Crayfish Drive-Thru & Picnic

This program is sold out. Please call 612-871-4907 to be added to a waitlist. 

ASI’s Crayfish Party is back! Whether you choose to take your meal away drive-thru style or eat on-site picnic-style, you’ll be sure to enjoy the same level of fun and festivity you’ve come to expect from our popular crustacean feast while staying safe and socially-distant.

Menu (per person)

  • 1 lb Crayfish
  • Egg Pie
  • Pickled Veggie Salad
  • Butter on the side
  • Knäckebröd
  • Dessert: Almond Cake with fresh strawberries and whipped cream

Drinks will be available from FIKA café. Café tables will be first-come, first-serve. Bringing your own lawn chairs and blankets is highly encouraged.

Reserve your Meal

Click on the time you would like to pick up your meal to be taken to the checkout page. Pricing is per meal. Meal reservations are due by Friday, August 20. Need help? Call the ASI front desk during open hours (Thursday from 10-8 and Friday-Sunday from 10-4) at 612-871-4907.

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From the ASI Museum Store

Practice your skål-ing skills in preparation for the kräftskiva with a snaps spice mix by O.P. Andersson. Add vodka, let sit for 24 hours, and you’ll be ready to sing “Helan Går” and go crazy for crayfish!


Learn more about the Swedish crayfish tradition on ASI’s Blog!