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News, 7/14/2017

Finnish festivals: Our picks for the rest of the summer

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There are tons of events to choose from, so many that we couldn’t possibly list them all. Here are our festival tips for the second half of the summer.

The largest arts festival in Finland, Helsinki Festival Aug 17–Sept 3, this is a classic, but it’s not just classical music. The multigenre array of events includes all imaginable art forms: theatre, circus, visual arts, classical, world music and more. The idea is to make art accessible to everyone. The atmosphere is very urban; one of the favourite events is Night of the Arts, with numerous indoor and outdoor events around the city.

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Updated 7/14/2017

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