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
Welcome, winter in the Jyväskylä Region!
Winter is approaching in the Finnish Lakeland! Lots of fun winter activities, magical Christmas time, culture and many exciting events, countless sauna experiences by the wintry lakeside, great local food and beverages – that is what winter in the Jyväskylä Region is made of! Be inspired by the upcoming Christmas time and see the most exciting winter activities.Photo: Maris Grunskis
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
Hut Café in Satamapuisto
Soon you can enjoy coffee in a hut in Satamapuisto when the Hut Café opens again on 4.12. This winter, the café is opening a month earlier than the previous winters. Take a look at pictures from the previous winters from Hut Café’s instagram.
Koto Designmarket is growing
Koto Designmarket is growing to almost double its size. The new space will be opened in the start of December. Check out Koto’s website from the link below.
Jyväskylä is turning orange
To end violence against women, Jyväskylä is turning orange for the next 16 days. You can spot the orange colour at Reimari, Hotel Alba, City Theatre of Jyväskylä, Vaajakoski power plant and Ylistö Bridge. Read more down below!
Taco Bell welcomes customers in Jyväskylä
After a long wait Taco Bell is opening its doors on 25.11.! The news of the restaurant coming to Jyväskylä was published in August, and finally the restaurant is opening on Kauppakatu. Check the restaurant’s opening hours below.
Children’s Culture Award went to Petäjävesi
Art Space Toinila in Petäjävesi was given the Children’s Culture Award. The award is a recognition of significant work for the promotion of children’s culture. Read more about it from the link below (only available in Finnish).
Laajis’ slopes are opening
Ski Resort Laajis is starting the winter season by opening its slopes for those with season passes on 26.11. and everyone else on 27.11. In preparation for the coming winter, Laajis has made some improvements. Read more about Ski Resort Laajis from the link below.
Finland’s most southerly glass igloos
Glass igloos are considered Finland’s most exotic accommodations. Did you know that Finland’s most southerly glass igloos can be found in Revontuli Resort in Hankasalmi? Read more about Revontuli’s glass igloo packages from below.
Ice skating in the Jyväskylä Region
Artificial ice rinks opened in Viitaniemi, Vaajakoski and Palokka, welcoming skaters on the ice once again. This winter’s ice skating season has officially begun! Read more about winter activities in the Jyväskylä Region from the link below.
Riihivuori Ski Center is opening this winter
Riihivuori Ski Center has a new entrepreneur and the slopes will be open this winter! The new entrepreneur plans to restore the ski center to its previous glory. Read more about it from the link below (only available in Finnish).