18.9.-20.9.2015

Väkevä Viapori – Spirit of Suomenlinna

Väkevä15The ending of summer season in Suomenlinna is celebrated with a fabulous event, Suomenlinna’s village fete Spirit of Suomenlinna. Lasting from Friday to Sunday, it offers a varied and colourful programme for all those interested in the island.

PROGRAMME:

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FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 18

10–18 Suomenlinna Museum and VIAPORI Dockyard, a Bridge to the Future Exhibition

11-16 Ehrensvärd Museum

11-16 Vesikko Submarine, free entrance

11-17 Suomenlinna Toy Museum and Café Samovarbar

11-18 Military Museum’s Manege, free entrance

11.30-16 The Jetty Barracks Gallery: Maija Toropainen – Maria Nupponen

12-16 Flying Bruchses – Exhibition in the Old Aeroplane hall

18-21 Half Moon Sale, Arts & Crafts Summer Shop B 34

19- Video Disco, Restaurant Klubi 20

19- Traditional Finnish dance evening, Restaurant Café Chapman’s shed, tickets 8 e

18-21 Nordic Sound Art Exhibition, opening at HIAP Gallery Augusta, www.nordicsoundart.com

00-06 TONIGHT Performance Art Event at HIAP Gallery Augusta

 

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 19

10-14 Open doors at the Coast Guard and Customs station

10–18 Suomenlinna Museum and VIAPORI Dockyard, a Bridge to the Future Exhibition

11-16 Ehrensvärd Museum

11-16 Hostel Suomenlinna, open doors. Treasure hunt at 12 noon, 2 pm and 4 pm

11-16 Vesikko Submarine, free entrance

11-17 Suomenlinna Toy Museum and Café Samovarbar

11-18 Military Museum’s Manege, free entrance

11.30-16 The Jetty Barracks Gallery: Maija Toropainen – Maria Nupponen

12-17 The Parade Field Event for the whole family. Sales stands, grill, games, live music, surpises

13- “Neppis” Car competition

14- The Suomenlinna children’s choir performing

15- World’s first Milk Cart Competition. Push your wife/husband/friend in a milk cart. Bring your own cart. bookings in advance: vakeva.viapori@viapori.fi

12-16 Flying Bruchses – Exhibition in the Old Aeroplane hall

12-16 HIAP Open Studios at the artist residences

12-16 Glasstudio Hytti ry, open doors

12-16 Bastion Hårleman, open doors at Esa Toivanen wood studio and Wrkshp studio, T-Shirt printing

12-16 Open Studio Timo Nevalainen, trash art

12–16 Open doors at the Resque station

12-16 Great War Game, a guided board game featuring the battle of Finnish Gulf 1790, Icecellar café

12-17 Restaurant Klubi 20, a soup kitchen outside

12-22 Nordic Sound Art Exhibition at HIAP Gallery Augusta, www.nordicsoundart.com

13.30 Guided tour in English and in Russian, tickets 10/4 €. Start at the Suomenlinna Centre.

16.30- Soccer tournament on the sports field

18-20 Party disco for children in Pajasali

18- VALIMO SOUNDS, Iron Beat performing at Café Bar Valimo, Marina

19- Real Music for Unreal Times – concert at Gun Powder Magazine, tickets 8/6 e, www.kumea.net

20-01 FULL MOON ROCK PARTY, Restaurant Klubi 20. Full Moon Rock’n Roll Band, The Cor, Ravggon

 

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 20

10-14 Open doors at the Coast Guard and Customs station

10–18 Suomenlinna Museum and VIAPORI Dockyard, a Bridge to the Future Exhibition

11-16 Ehrensvärd Museum

11-16 Vesikko Submarine, free entrance

11-17 Suomenlinna Toy Museum and Café Samovarbar

11-18 Military Museum’s Manege, free entrance

11.30-16 The Jetty Barracks Gallery: Maija Toropainen – Maria Nupponen

12-14 A Brunch in the Officers’ Club, 20 e, live music, Osmo Palonen, piano and Riikka Rahi, vocals, bookings in advance ravintola@suomenlinnanupseerikerho.fi

12 The local choir Linnoituksen Laulajat in the Old Aeroplane hall

12-16 Flying Bruchses – Exhibition in the Old Aeroplane hall

12-15 The café at the Naval Academy open

12–16 Open doors at Ceramics studio Pot Viapori. Paint your own ceramics mug, 12 e.

12-16 Open Studio Timo Nevalainen, trash art

12-16 Bastion Hårleman, open doors at Esa Toivanen wood studio and Wrkshp studio, T-Shirt printing

12–16 Open doors at the Resque station

12-16 Great War Game, a guided board game featuring the battle of Finnish Gulf 1790, Icecellar café

12-16 Japanese Tea Room open

12- A Pool Tournament at restaurant Klubi 20

12-17 Nordic Sound Art Exhibition at HIAP Gallery Augusta, www.nordicsoundart.com

13- A Kite Work Shop in the Gun Powder Magazine, 8 e, bookings in advance: vakeva.viapori@viapori.fi

13.30 Guided tour in English and in Russian, tickets 10/4 €. Start at the Suomenlinna Centre.

14-16.30 A Delightful Waffles Party at Café Vanille

19-21 A Stand Up Comedy Club in restaurant Klubi 20

 

Matinee of Finnish Cult Films

In the Ballast room Saturday and Sunday 2 pm to 8 pm

Outside at the Varvilahti bay Saturday 20- CANCELLED!

Information

10–18 Visitor Centre at the Jetty Barracks

Museums and Exhibitions

10–18 Suomenlinna Museum and VIAPORI Dockyard, a Bridge to the Future Exhibition

11-16 Ehrensvärd Museum

11-16 Vesikko Submarine, free entrance

11-17 Suomenlinna Toy Museum and Café Samovarbar

11-18 Military Museum’s Manege, free entrance

11.30-16 The Jetty Barracks Gallery: Maija Toropainen – Maria Nupponen

12-16 Flying Bruchses – Exhibition in the Old Aeroplane hall

Restaurants and cafés

Restaurant Café Chapman Fri_Sat 11-20, Sun 12-18

Café Samovarbar at the Toy Museum Fri-Sun 11-17

Café Vanille Fri-Sun 11-17

Icecellar café Fri-Sat 11-18, Sun 11-17

Café Bar Valimo Fri-Sat 11-22

Café Piper Fri-Sun 11-17

Restaurant Klubi 20 Fri 12-24, Sat 12-01, Sun 12-22

Restaurant Suomenlinna Brewery Fri-Sat 12-22

Restaurant Walhalla Gourmet Fri-Sat 16-24

Pizzeria Nikolai Fri-Sat 12-

Suomenlinna Museum Café Fri-Sun 10-18

Viaporin Deli &Café Fri-Sun 11-18

Other

Suomenlinna Library Fri 12-18, Sat 10-15

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Dates

  • 18.9.-20.9.2015

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Dates

  • 18.9.-20.9.2015

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