Info Hostels photo 1314 © By Gruntzooki Flickr


Helsinki Festival

19th of August until 4th of September

There is a huge celebration all over the Helsinki town with a host of international premieres and unique ensembles. . When finally the long and cold winter nights are over and summer steps in with its warm nights, Helsinki start to celebrate in style, as usual.

In the programme are classical and contemporary music, dance, theater, cinema, popular and world music, different kind of performances and art exhibitions. All the galleries in the town are open all night long, in the parks and churches there music is played non stop, all kind of music and dance groups are performing on the street corners.

2011 Helsinki are expecting a host from the China Drama Academy, who will step up on the stage together with the famous Finnish Peking opera performers. Also circus will be there, a French circus artists and also clowning scene in the store which you will enjoy with all the family from professional Licedei troupe from St.Petersburg.

The cultural Helsinki Festival is the most diverse programme on Finland's annual calendar, most famous and most celebrated one. The event will last over 17days, starting from 19th of August until 4th of September, like all the other years, the festival will include all kind of music, from world classics to dance, modern dance, cinema and different kind of children's literature and activities. So if it happends to be there, don't forget that also your children will have some fun, its an event for all the family.


Book Hostels in Helsinki.

Read blog news about Helsinki

0 properties in Helsinki  

Top Related Helsinki News.
  • Photo of Finland, deep north, Helsinki

    06.09.2015. Finland, deep north Get yourself a very different vacation, in a deep nord, with neverending summer light, forests and f...

  • Photo of Winter wonderland , Helsinki

    10.27.2014. Winter wonderland A wonderful place where as far as the eye can see there are deep forests and lakes, where even deepe...

  • Photo of Excellence and an exciting, Helsinki

    09.30.2014. Excellence and an exciting A wonderful place where as far as the eye can see there are deep forests and lakes, where even deepe...

  • Photo of  Tall Ship Races on the seas of Baltic, Helsinki

    07.28.2013. Tall Ship Races on the seas of Baltic There is a huge sea-sailing event going on every year on the seas of Baltic. The Tall Ship Races. Ye...

  • Photo of Helsinki, pocket-sized metropolis, Helsinki

    05.14.2013. Helsinki, pocket-sized metropolis Spread across islands, bays and peninsulas, Helsinki, capital of Finland, is a pocket-sized metropol...

  • Photo of Happy Easter Island!, Helsinki

    04.19.2013. Happy Easter Island! Now that Easter has come and gone, the days are getting longer and the temperatures are warming up. ...

  • Photo of World Design Capital, Helsinki

    07.20.2012. World Design Capital 2012 is a very special year for Helsinki, the capital of Finland. Why? It's the World Design Capital...

  • Photo of Matka Travel Fair: 21 - 24 of January, 2010, Helsinki

    01.02.2010. Matka Travel Fair: 21 - 24 of January, 2010 The annual Matka Travel Fair is probably the largest travel fair in the region of Northern Europe ba...

  • Photo of HostelHog.com, Helsinki

    05.21.2007. HostelHog.com Hello and Greetings from HostelHog.com! We would like to introduce our brand new site. HostelHog.co...