The Jyväskylä Region is bursting with things to do and experience all year round. Take a look at the most interesting upcoming events and the best tips and recommendations right NOW.
Finland is waking up to a new season, as the birds are chirping and the Lakeland landscapes are looking more and more summery. Summer in the Jyväskylä Region consists of fun activities, captivating culture, countless sauna experiences by the sunny lakeside and relaxing in the loveliest of accommodations. Check this week’s activities in the Jyväskylä Region, loveliest summer cafes, and learn who was architect Wivi Lönn and why she is celebrated this year.
Events in the Jyväskylä Region
More selected events from the Event Compilation of the Jyväskylä Region. All of the events in the Jyväskylä Region from the Event calendar!Photo: Henri Juvonen
Newest experiences and attractions
Opening of the Muuratsalo Paljaspää Nature Trail on 6th of May
The official opening of the Muuratsalo Paljaspää Nature Trail will be held on Sunday, 6th of May at 16.30 pm. New signposts were made for the nature trail and there are crosses along the trail that tell about the nature of Muuratsalo.
Laajis’ summer season starts on 26th of May
The summer season in Laajis starts on Thursday 26th of May and more detailed opening hours can be found on Laajis website and on Facebook. There is an adventure park in Laajis where you can climb and try wild rope slides.
Lilliputti Minigolf opened next to Hotel Alba
Lilliputti Minigolf opened next to Hotel Alba. There are 12 tracks and an ice cream parlor. Yard games such as Mölkky can also be rented from the ice cream parlor.
Beloved sheep arrive in Jyväskylä
Sheep arrive at the sheep pastures of the city of Jyväskylä to the delight of people. This year the sheep will arrive on May 20th on Friday. The sheep graze is in Suuruspää and Samulinniemi in Kuokkala and in Vehkalammi in Kortepohja.
Biketaxi to Säynätsalo
From June onwards, you can travel in Säynätsalo archipelago district by a biketaxi. There are ready-made biketaxi tours available as well!
Harbour restaurant Viilu is opening on June 2nd
Long-awaited Harbour restaurant Viilu is opening on June 2nd with open doors between 10 am – 5 pm. At Sataman Viilu one can eat well, freshen in a relaxing sauna and enjoy a fun evening with friends.