LIFE

City Board approves Crown Bridges

City Board approves Crown Bridges

The Helsinki City Board has approved the project plan for Kruunusillat – Crown Bridges – and the plan proceeds to the City Council, which will vote on it on 31 August. The project plan comprises the construction of a tram connection between the Helsinki city centre...
Learn Finnish this autumn!

Learn Finnish this autumn!

The Finnishcourses.fi service contains plenty of courses at various levels and of various lengths in the area of Helsinki. You can find courses offered by several training providers via the service and browse the information in Finnish, English or Russian. You can...
Visit Porvoo

Visit Porvoo

Founded nearly 800 years ago, Porvoo is the second oldest city in Finland and evidence of its long history can still be seen and felt as you walk its charming streets. For centuries, the city has served as both a home and a source of inspiration for many Finnish...

CULTURE

Visit City Hall for culture and information about Helsinki

Visit City Hall for culture and information about Helsinki

The lower lobby of Helsinki City Hall is a meeting place for citizens and tourists alike. The lobby is open to everyone. Advice is available in several languages on the City of Helsinki, its services and matters related to immigration, as well as on life in Finland...
Helsinki Festival brings boundary-breaking art and surprises

Helsinki Festival brings boundary-breaking art and surprises

From 19 August to 4 September 2016, the Helsinki Festival will once again provide a broad spectrum of international top names, rising talents, multi-artistic works, atmospheric evenings in the Huvila Festival Tent and unexpected events throughout the city. The...
Helsinki Design Week September 1-11

Helsinki Design Week September 1-11

Helsinki Design Week is the biggest design event in the Nordic countries taking place on September  2016.                                                                                                                                                           Helsinki...

CONCERTS

Wolfmother September 2nd at The Circus

Wolfmother September 2nd at The Circus

Wolfmother are an Australian hard rock band from Sydney, New South Wales. Formed in 2000 by vocalist and guitarist Andrew Stockdale, bassist and keyboardist Chris Ross, and drummer Myles Heskett, the group currently includes Stockdale, bassist and keyboardist Ian...
Red Hot Chili Peppers at Hartwall September 13 and 14

Red Hot Chili Peppers at Hartwall September 13 and 14

One of the most popular bands in rockhistory, Red Hot Chili Peppers, returns to Finland after a four year break. Red Hot Chili Peppers are one of the best selling bands of all time with over 80 million records sold worldwide, have been nominated for sixteen Grammy...