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


ABSOLUT Viking Race

July 26, 2019

It’s the biggest battle of the season! The infamous Absolut Viking Race is finally here! Gather up your closest friends, claim your Clan name and let the relay race begin!

YSC goes to the Giants including pregame Tailgate Party

August 8, 2019

SF Giants Game on Aug 8 including pregame tailgate party.

Throwback Party at Clear Lake

August 17, 2019

August 17-18th. We're putting the "Back!" in "Throwback!" this year at Clear Lake! Come kick it with the club as we host a nostalgic Clear Lake weekend party with all the hits from the 80's, 90's, and early 2000's.


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.