Hämeen Matkailu - Häme tourist brochure page 20-21
Enjoy the Events in Häme!
Häme will yet again be full of fantastic events for the entire family. Accommodation and, for instance, a visit to one of the resorts in Häme are easily added to the event of your choice. Think of how the children might enjoy a day package with both a visit to the children’s event Hippalot as well as a fun-filled day at Puuhamaa theme park – all in a day’s enjoyment!
HOUSING FAIR IN VALKEAKOSKI 10.7.– 9.8.2009
Combine your holiday in Häme with the Valkeakoski Housing Fair.
ravel back in time to historical Häme at the Häme Medieval Market or the Hakkapeliitta Soldiers event in Tammela. The Medieval Market takes place 21–23 August at the medieval Häme Castle and the courtyard of the Prison Museum, where the common people can enjoy medieval music, food and handicrafts. The event also offers a special programme for children. The 31st Hakkapeliitta Soldiers event is held 1– 2 August in Tammela. Visitors can enjoy genuine 17th century ambience at the traditional market fair in Mustiala, accompanied by work demonstrations, dance and musical performances, and informative lectures. To crown the day, visitors are offered a hugely popular medieval style feast, bursting with mouth-watering delicacies. The annual LinnaJazz had the place swinging for the first time 18 years ago. Growing and improving every year, LinnaJazz has Hämeenlinna abuzz with music aficionados every July. This year, top jazz musicians from Finland and abroad will be entertaining 9–12 July. Event-filled Häme awaits you – welcome! The children´s art festival (Hippalot) will be organised next time between July 30 - August 2, 2009. The theme of the festival is Nature.”
LIST OF EVENTS IMAGE/THEME BROCHURE 2009 Open Day at Equine College Ypäjä,Ypäjä 13-14 Feb XVIII TyykiJazz, Forssa 16 Feb-1 Mar Family Film Festival, Hämeenlinna MARCH 16-21 Mar Stallion Event at the Equine College,Ypäjä APRIL 3-5 Apr Pony Stallion Event at the Equine College, Ypäjä 4 Apr The Häme Castle Easter Market, Hämeenlinna 11-12 Apr The Riihimäki Easter Event MAY 17 May Aulanko Open Park, Hämeenlinna 18 May International Museum Day, free entry to all museums 20-23 May Tomatoes! Tomatoes! Stand up festival, Hämeenlinna 30 May-8 Aug Naivistic Artists in Iittala 2009 exhibition, Kalvola* JUNE 4-7 Jun XXXVI Finnderby International Show Jumping Competition at the Equine College,Ypäjä 4-10 Jun Riihimäki Summer Concerts 5 Jun NiceRun, Forssa FEBRUARY 7 Feb 6 Jun 7 Jun Shopping Event, Riihimäki City Centre Mobiles in Minkiö and summer opening of the Museum Railway, Jokioinen National Gliding Championships, Räyskälä Gliding Centre, Loppi MilJazz Music Event, Riihimäki Village Blacksmith Culture Days (Kyläsepän Kulttuuripäivät) Summer Theatre “Kenenkä häät” (“Whose Wedding”), Jokioinen International equestrian multi-events competition at the Equine College, Ypäjä Linen Market, Lammi* The Forssa Summer Evening Marathon Event, Forssa Sausage market and Sausage Champion competition, Tammela Enduro World Championship race fixture in Riihimäki and Hausjärvi Midsummer Celebration at Saari, Tammela Nordic Junior Gliding World Championships, Räyskälä Gliding Centre 26-27 Jun JULY 2-5 Jul 4-5 Jul 5-20 Jul 9-12 Jul 10 Jul 10 Jul-9 Aug Riihimäki Rock, Riihimäki Hauho Music Festival, Hauho*, Hattula, Hämeenlinna Parola Armour Museum Event Days, Hattula Härkätie Theatre, Tammela LinnaJazz, Hämeenlinna The Night of Delicacies, Hauho* ”Poikain huvit”, (“Boys’ Fun”) Hämeenlinna Summer Theatre Fin5-2009 orienteering week, Hauho, Hämeenlinna, Renko Unique Humppila Design Week, Humppila WanajaFestival, Hämeenlinna Renko Week, Renko* XIX Bella Italia, Tammela Village Blacksmith Culture Days (Kyläsepän Kulttuuripäivät) Summer Theatre “Viisasten miesten kylä” (“The Village of Wise Men), Jokioinen Reska Festival, Hämeenlinna Museum Railway Steam Festival, Jokioinen Forssa Holjat City Festival, Forssa 30 Jul-2 Aug AUGUST 1-2 Aug 2 Aug 5-9 Aug 7-8 Aug 13-15 Aug 14 Aug 14-16 Aug 15 Aug 15-16 Aug 15-16 Aug 21–23 Aug 21-23 Aug 28-29 Aug Children’s Art Festival Hippalot, Hämeenlinna Hakkapeliitta Soldiers Event, Tammela Pick Nick, auto enthusiasts’ meeting, Forssa Competition Week, Equine College, Ypäjä Hiisi vieköön Canoeing Event, JanakkalaHämeenlinna LEPAA 09 Garden Exhibition, Hattula Iron Pole Walking World Championship in Mustiala, Tammela International Barrel Organ Festival, Hämeenlinna Tammavaltikka V75 horse races, Forssa Elomessut 08 Fair, Hämeenlinna Historic Grand Race, Ahvenisto Race Circuit Young Horse Festival, Equine College, Ypäjä Häme Medieval Market, Hämeenlinna X International Silent Film Festival, Forssa
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12-17 Jul 12-19 Jul 17-18 Jul 17-23 Jul 18 Jul 18 Jul-2 Aug
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24-25 Jul 25-26 Jul 30 Jul-1 Aug
* Merged into the City of Hämeenlinna as of 1 January 2009