May 16, 2016
Top 5 Tips, Helsinki Festival 2016 premium
Helsinki Festival comes to town again in August-September. The new programme was published in April, of which I gathered some oF the most interesting hints. The choice wasn’t easy to make, because loads of fascinating music, theatre and dance programme as well as partner festivals, such as Art goes Kapakka, Korjaamo Theatre’s Stage Festival and […]
February 19, 2016
#HelsinkiSecret Residence: Alexey & Mariia premium
From the beginning of 2016, the #HelsinkiSecret Residence serves as a base for international social media influencers reporting from the city center of Helsinki. The #HelsinkiSecret Residence is an initiative by Visit Helsinki and represents a globally unique form of city marketing utilizing social media. The residence comprises a studio apartment in the city center […]
September 17, 2015
Love & Anarchy: A Beginner’s Guide premium
September is an excellent time to devour movies in Helsinki. The National Audiovisual Institute’s (KAVI) autumn screenings are up and rolling, the Finnish Film Week (18.-24.9.) celebrates national cinema, and filling the theatres besides them is Finland’s biggest movie affair, Love & Anarchy (17.-27.9.). Love & Anarchy has screenings in more than 10 theatres, showtimes […]
July 16, 2015
Taste of Helsinki TOP 4 dishes premium
The most delicious and awaited festival among food lovers started 11.6. in Helsinki, at Kansalaispuisto, which is located near the Museum of Modern Art Kiasma and the Music Centre. Most of the restaurants that participated in the event can be found year-round in Helsinki, so if this blog post inspires you to get to know […]
June 8, 2015
World Gymnaestrada in Helsinki 12.-18.7.! premium
Visiting Helsinki in July? Then you won’t be able to miss the 21 000 gymnasts that will be seen all over the city wearing their matching track suits. Gymnasts from of all ages and from all over the world will gather in Helsinki to perform at the World Gymnaestrada. Helsinki will be filled with international atmosphere, […]
May 19, 2015
Top 5 Hints for Helsinki Festival 2015 premium
Helsinki Festival Aug. 14.-30, theme country China Helsinki Festival will be here again in August with its versatile programme. The focus is on China, that will bring colourful performers to town. In addition to the programme filled with music, dance, opera and circus there will be arranged a Kite Festival on Aug. 22nd in Kaivopuisto […]
August 26, 2014
Helsinki Festival – Sandhja and Iyeoka premium
August and its gloomy nights are fascinating and inspiring. So much is going on around Helsinki all the time. Helsinki Festival continues until end of August. The city is full of music, art, colors, good food and sentimental atmosphere. Tuesday 19.8. felt autumn-ish. Rain stopped around evening and the beautiful sunlight came to say hello. […]
August 13, 2014
Tips for Helsinki Festival premium
Helsinki Festival presents enormous amount ofversatile programme, that gives experiences for people of all ages. Art goes Kapakka Aug. 14.-23 Art goes Kapakka  (kapakka=bar, pub) is celebrating its 20th anniverasary by offering free programme in  bars, pubs and restaurants in Helsinki. The festival starts traditionally by the tour of choirs at the Senate Square, which […]
March 8, 2012
Blues festival in Suomenlinna premium
Viapori Winter Blues started yesterday 7.3. and will continue until Sunday 11.3. This festival is a celebration of good music and great atmosphere! The intimate ambience and relaxed pace of this event can be experienced in wintry Suomenlinna. Performers include Dave Lindholm, Honey B & T-Bones feat.  M. A. Numminen and harmonica band Sväng. More […]
October 21, 2011
The 20-year-old world heritage site celebrates its anniversary with “Spirit of Suomenlinna”, the residents’ festival! premium
When a UNESCO world heritage site turns 20 years old, the result is a three-day-long festival! During the event Väkevä Viapori (21–23.10.2011) there will be speeches, exhibitions, wide screen and cartoon presentations, guided tours, song performances, sausage sale in stalls, donuts made in the military canteen, church music, coffee with cake, tours of Suomenlinna meeting and conference […]
April 8, 2011
Megastar Rihanna to Finland in August premium
Rihanna will perform at Helsinki’s Hietaniemi beach on Monday 15th of August as part of On The Beach beachparty. Other confirmed acts are Tinie Tempah and Santigold. The ticket sales start on Thursday 14th April in Lippupalvelu and Tiketti. On The Beach equals a beach party that goes on for the whole day and where […]
April 7, 2011
Go with the Flow! premium
The coolest music and arts festival in town – Flow Festival – has published their this years artists and bands. Cast includes Kanye West, Lykke Li, Röyksopp and Iron & Wine, etc. Jo Stance, Asa Masa and Magenta Skycode are some Finnish names perfoming. Festival will be organized 12.-14.8.2011 in Suvilahti, Helsinki. 3-day tickets will […]