PROGRAM 2017

Opening Sunday 1.10. 

Market Square Festival Tent

11.00 The city’s greeting, Deputy Mayor Anni Sinnemäki
11.30 The Herring Jury, host Tiina Lundberg
14.30 Herring Jury for children, host Meri-Tuuli Väntsi
15.45 The winners of The Herring Jury
17–19 Market place dance, DJ Harri Hertell plays vinyls

Tents at Lyypekinlaituri 

8–19 Baltic Sea fish aquarium and information about the fishing act
9–13 Rotarians’ Baltic Sea actions and ShelterBox
9–18 Seabin introduction, virtual SUP boarding and wheel of fortune
10–19 Local fishing projects and fishburgers

Also information about fishing, sports and recreation

Other program

7–20 Cafés at the Market Square serve season’s delicacies
10–15 Helsinki Help tourist guides at the Market Square
11–15 Seija Vesterinen plays accordion at the Market Square
12.00 Herring Rowing arrives at Vironallas, music by The Helsinki Finnish Club

Other

The Old Market Hall is open on Sunday 10–17


Monday 2.10.

Tents at Lyypekinlaituri 

8–19 Baltic Sea fish aquarium and information about the fishing act
10–11.30 The Baltic Herring Bike Tour, start from Kasarmitori
10–15 Microscope studies of seaweed
10–18 Fish game and information about nature in the city
10–19 Local fishing project and fishburgers
16.30–18.30 Instawalk: The future developments of the Market Square


Tuesday 3.10.

Tents at Lyypekinlaituri

8–19 Baltic Sea fish aquarium and information about the fishing act
9–15 Microscope studies of seaweed
9–18 Fish game and information about nature in the city
10–11.30 The Baltic Herring Bike Tour, start from Kasarmitori
10–19 Local fishing project and fishburgers


Wednesday 4.10.

Tents at Lyypekinlaituri

8–19 Baltic Sea fish aquarium and information about the fishing act
9–12 & 13–16 Fishing
9–15 Microscope studies of seaweed
9–18 Fish game and information about nature in the city
10–19 Local fishing project and fishburgers


Thursday 5.10.

Tents at Lyypekinlaituri

8–19 Baltic Sea fish aquarium and information about the fishing act
9–12 & 13–16 Fishing
9–15 Microscope studies of seaweed
9–18 Fish game and information about nature in the city
10–18 Seabin introduction, virtual SUP boarding and wheel of fortune
10–19 Local fishing project and fishburgers
17.45 Baltic Sea now and in the future: panel discussion an film Chasing Coral at Allas Sea Pool


Friday 6.10.

Tents at Lyypekinlaituri

9–12 & 13–16 Fishing
9–15 Microscope studies of seaweed
9–18 Fish game and information about nature in the city
10–18 Seabin introduction, virtual SUP boarding and wheel of fortune
10–19 Local fishing project and fishburgers

Saturday 7.10.

Tents at Lyypekinlaituri

10–15 Local fishing project and fishburgers
10–15 Seabin introduction, virtual SUP boarding and wheel of fortune

Pictures: Eetu Ahanen