The Young Scandinavians Club, or YSC for short, is a social club for Scandinavian and Scandinavian-American individuals and families of all ages in the San Francisco Bay Area. Events take place throughout Northern California. Members have access to club-owned cabins in Clear Lake and Lake Tahoe, while social and cultural events take place year round in and near San Francisco. flags Those with Danish, Finnish, Icelandic, Norwegian, or Swedish heritage may qualify for membership, with rates starting at just $35 per year.

"The YSC is an amazing organization for both the young and the young-at-heart. "

Peter Nordström


YSC Halloween Party

October 19, 2019

Oct 19th at Fame Venue in San Francisco. You're invited to the biggest Young Scandinavians Club party of the year. Join  200-300 people having a blast on Saturday, October 19th at Fame Venue in North Beach. If you've been in past years, you'll know the costumes will be amazing!

Urban Hike | “A Streetcar to Subduction”

October 26, 2019

 "A Streetcar to Subduction" a hike describing the subduction zones of San Francisco led by our own Erdmann Rogge -  a professional geologist.  
We will meet at the Swedish American Hall, Saturday October 26, 2019 at 10 am.  We will leave 10:15 am.  You will need to have a FastPass or MUNI fair, and bring a bag lunch.  This tour will be a combination of bus rides and some walking.  

YSC Tour of Anchor Steam Brewery

November 08, 2019

Tour the historic Anchor Steam Brewery with the YSC on Friday November 8th at 3 pm located at 1705 Mariposa Street,
San Francisco, Ca 94107.

Santa Lucia at Swedish American Hall

December 15, 2019

Save the date, tickets not available yet. December 15th: Come one, come all, to the Swedish American Hall for the Young Scandinavian Club's annual Santa Lucia Holiday event!

A tradition nearly as old as the Hall itself, this is the biggest Swedish Christmas event in the Bay Area. A choir of 40+ Scandinavian youth will sing Scandinavian holiday songs for the season, with the crowned Lucia leading the group.


Christmas Dinner at the Norwegian Club

December 21, 2019

Save the date. Tickets not available yet. YSC Christmas Dinner at the newly renovated historic Norwegian Club. Our talented Swedish Chef Pelle will cook a fabulous Scandinavian Christmas feast for us. Members with guests only. 21 and over only.



The Young Scandinavians Club currently consists of around 1,000 members. Despite the "Young" in Young Scandinavians Club, there is a great variety of age groups represented.