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.
Time for winter holidays
Winter in the Jyväskylä Region is lovely stays in cozy cabins, award-winning ski resorts, the most fun winter activities and pampering in the saunas and spas in the Sauna Region of the World. Jyväskylä Region’s nature enchants all year round! You should definitely check out the exciting winter activities of the Jyväskylä Region and the list of activities that are updated every week!
Events in the Jyväskylä Region
See 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
Jyväsjärvi ice skating track opens!
The making of the ice skating track starts Friday 3.2.2023, due to a donation made by LähiTapiola. The ice skating track may already be ready for use the same weekend, but on Saturday the ice should still be left to rest.
LA Bar Grand Opening 10.-11.2.
A tropical atmosphere conquers Jyväskylä as LA Bar opens its doors at Väinönkatu on the 10.-11.2.! LA Bar offers a down-to-earth and nostalgic ambience, surrounded by surfing with a Mexican and Hawaiian feel.
Niliaitta amongst the most beautiful houses
Niliaitta (2020), located near the Salamajärvi national park, was chosen to be amongst the most beautiful houses in the world, built in the woods, by BBC.
Aalto2-museum’s opening date (27.5.) published
The Aalto2-museumcenter, located in Ruusupuisto, will have its grand opening on the 27.5. The museum of Central Finland and the Alvar Aalto museums are having a get-to-know event on 3.2. from 11-18 o’clock.
Tour skating track opened in Viitasaari!
In the center of Viitasaari, by Torinranta and along the Haapasaari shore, about a 2,6 km long tour skating track. The iceskating areas are only in use in sub-zero temperatures. If the track does not have lights on in the evenings, it is not in use, for example because of the condition of the ice.
The Grand Opening of Proud Mary-pub 27.1.-28.1.
Proud Mary is a modern pub-concept drawing influences from England and Germany, where the atmosphere of an English pub is combined with the allure of a German beer house. They open their doors on 27.1. and there is free entrance all weekend!
Central Finland mentioned in a list of tips
There are plenty of quirky reasons to visit Finland, 12 of these have been gathered on a list of tips in Paul Johnson’s article. 3 of the events are located in Central Finland.
Finnair will start flying between Jyväskylä-Helsinki on 28.11.
Direct flights from Jyväskylä to Helsinki will begin again after the break on Monday 28.11.2022. Detailed schedules and tickets can be found on Finnair’s website!