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!
Please remember to maintain a safe distance and good hand hygiene when attending events and sharing experiences. Practical information about COVID-19 pandemic in the Jyväskylä Region
Have a summer to remember!
Summer is here in the Finnish Lakeland. Lots of fun activities, culture and many exciting events, countless sauna experiences by the lakeside, great local food and beverages – that is what summer in the Jyväskylä Region is made of! Get the latest tips of activities from the Tourist Office, find out the best restaurants and cafes and get familiar with the local lifestyle.Photo: Peurunka
Events in the Jyväskylä Region
Lounaispuiston Kesä events throughout the whole summer
Ääniä Festival 26.7.-1.8. (Music, arts, exhibitions at Äänekoski)
SUP-paddling Finnish Championship 7.–8.8.2021
Rock in the City 13.-14.8.2021
More events from the Event Compilation of the Jyväskylä Region.Photo: Henri Juvonen
Newest experiences and attractions
Try delicious bubble waffles in new Waffle Café Helle
Waffle Café Helle, known for its delicious bubble waffles has opened a new café in Jyväskeskus Shopping Center. Find more info below!
New Exhibition in Galleria Becker
Mari Mulari’s new exhibition captures the magic of a summer night and is open 31.7.–18.8. in Galleria Becker. More info (in Finnish) in the link below.
Try sailing on Lake Päijänne
Now it’s possible to sail on Lake Päijänne! Jyväspurjehdus is organizing sailing tours in Jyväskylä from Nenäiniemi to Päijänne. Find more information (in Finnish) and reserve your tour from the link below!
New Water Park at Lake Jyväsjärvi
Water Sports Center Gr8Wake has opened a new water park at Lake Jyväsjärvi! You can also try wakeboarding or rent a SUP-board. Check more info from the link below!
New Visit Jyväskylä Region products now for sale
Moments in the Jyväskylä Region will be unforgetable, when you carry a piece of the Region with you. The new Visit Jyväskylä Region products have now been released – see them from the link below!
Breathtaking view of Jyväskylä from Matti Nykänen Hill Observation Tower
Admire the scenic view of Jyväskylä from Matti Nykänen Hill Observation Tower, and cool down with an ice cream at Mäkikahvio Café while you’re there. More information (in Finnish) below.
Take a ride with Lilli City Train
Explore Jyväskylä from Lilli City Train! The train takes you around the city centre, and passes by places such as the Church Park, Jyväskylä Art Museum and Pikku Teeleidi. It runs from Tuesday to Thursday from noon to 6 pm. More info (in Finnish) below.
New playground for kids in Laajis
Laajis Adventure Park has opened a new playground for children! See more information from the link below.