Yläkaupungin Yö Festival 2018, Photo: Tero Takalo-Eskola
The events calendar for the Jyväskylä has a rich offering of things to do and see for all tastes and ages. The events represent all facets and formats of art and culture. A great example is the legendary Jyväskylä Summer Festival, the traditional cultural festival Yläkaupungin Yö, and the City of Light which takes place in the gentle dark autumn nights of September.
As an events city, Jyväskylä is one of its kind, and the region is one of the leading locations for entertainment and cultural events in Finland. The venues and visitor services are easy to access no matter how large the crowd. The outdoor festival compound Lutakonaukio has the capacity of 20,000 people attending concerts and other events right next to the travel centre in the city centre.
Don’t forget to check the sports events in and around Jyväskylä!
For exact dates and information on other events in the Jyväskylä Region please visit: www.jyvaskyla.fi/tapahtumat
Takomarkkinat - blacksmithery event (Petäjävesi)
Päijänteen Palvipäivät - local festival
Uuraisten viikko - local festival (Uurainen)
Sauna Region Week 2019
Busking world championships (Petäjävesi)
Lake Päijänne sailing race
Neste Rally Finland
Lounaispuisto Summer 2019
John Smith Rock Festival
Vaajakosken kesäkohinat - local festival
Perinnepäivät - traditional fair (Laukaa) / Tupaswilla
Laukaa Harbour Festival
Summer gathering of amateur theatres
Hansa Market (Toivola Old Courtyard)
Opening of the Christmas season
International Dog Show
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