Events in Lappeenranta, autumn 2017

Follow the events calendar at www.lappeenranta.fi and tapahtumat.ekarjala.fi . Please note: Changes possible.


MUSEUMS

South Karelia Museum (Kristiinankatu 15)
Lappeenranta Art Museum (Kristiinankatu 8–10)
Open Tue–Sun 11–17

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Manor house of the Great-Merijoki – Jugend’s pearl
25 November 2017–8 April 2018

Permanent exhibition: On the Border – Three Karelian Towns: Lappeenranta, Vyborg and Käkisalmi

Lappeenranta Art Museum

Faces of Karelia
until 10 September

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23 September 2017–7 January 2018

Museum Fridays
1 September, 6 October, 3 November, 1 December
Free admission to the South Karelia Museum and Lappeenranta Art Museum


EVENTS

Harvest Event in the Lappeenranta Fortress
4.–5.11.

Joulukoristeita_Lappeenrannan kaupunki_314x184.jpgFortress Christmas Market
9.–10.12. at Kehruuhuone

The most beautiful Christmas songs
17.12. at Kehruuhuone

Christmas Market
Tue–Fri 7.–22.12. at Marianaukio Square

Santa Claus meets Ded Moroz
19.12. at Marianaukio Square
The merry event at the Christmas Market will start at around 10.40 and will include the performance of traditional Finnish and Russian Christmas songs and dancing.

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Events at Squares

Market Square

Markkinat huopatossut_250x166.jpgAutumn market
Thu–Fri 26.–27.10., Lappeenranta City

Lions’ Christmas Market
Sat 16.12., Lions Club Lappeenranta


LAPPEENRANTA CITY ORCHESTRA

Autumn concerts at the city English pages:
Home/ City services / Culture and sports /
Lappeenranta City Orchestra

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LAPPEENRANTA CITY THEATRE

Autumn program can be found at www.lprteatteri.fi / Ohjelmisto
All performances are in Finnish.

Advance ticket sales and assistance for
Orchestra and Theater programs:
Customer Service Centre Winkki
Villimiehenkatu 1, Mon−Fri 8–16
tel. + 358 5 616 2220, winkki@lappeenranta.fi

LAPPEENRANTA HALL ENTERTAINMENT EVENTS

Fashion by Night Fri 29.9.

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EVENTS IN THE CENTRAL LIBRARY

The Language Café in Finnish
every other Tuesday at 16–17 in the main library's meeting room during 5.9.–12.12.

Sytkyt 2017_243x240.jpgThe Language Café in English
once a month on Mondays, starting 11.9. at 18.30–19.30 in the main library's meeting room

Gameroom for Middle School Children and older
once a month on Tuesdays at 4–8pm at Tarinasali on 5.9., 3.10., 7.11. and 12.12.

Finland 100 Concert
Fri 8.12. at 18 at the main hall

Puppet theatre Sytkyt: Finland 100
Wed 18.10. at 18 and Thu 19.10. at 9.15 and 10 at Tarinasali


LOOKING AFTER YOUNG PEOPLE

Kaamospuhallus 2016_Mikael Martikka_352x235.jpgKaamospuhallus youth event
Fri 17.11. at Urheilutalo at 18–23

Youth centers open in September and are open on Tuesday, Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturday evenings.

Metkat – Children’s Culture Week
20.–26.11.

EVENTS IN LAPPEENRANTA CITY CENTRE

Fashion by Night – Autumn carnival in the city centre 29.9.

Magic by Christmas 25.11.