Helsinki Day at Vuotalo Square

Mosaiikkitori 2, 00980 Helsinki
Vuosaari House

The bright Vuotalo square will fill with people of all ages to enjoy the upbeat music and the awesome atmosphere!

The bright Vuotalo square will fill with people of all ages to enjoy the upbeat music and the awesome atmosphere!

PROGRAMME

10 am and 12 am
Jo's Punch & Judy Show – Puppet theatre in English

An exciting treat for children big and small! Authentic English glove puppet theatre with the historically famous Mr. Punch and a cast of traditional friends in crazy clown-like drama! Fast-paced interactive live comedy show. Ideal for families and children aged 3–11 and beyond!

2 pm – Mimi and Kuku

Musician Mimi and hilarious clown-lion Kuku are characters known to many as seen on TV. Mimi and Kuku’s physically entertaining show lets children feel the joy of success and insight. Every child gets to be the main character in their own way.

These interactive shows are specially planned to reinforce a small one’s confidence as well as emotional and social skills. The show is fun and fast-paced with lots of dancing, things to do, puppet theatre and magic tricks. Suitable for all ages!

6 pm – Arppa

Arppa and his band are known for their high-energy concerts that are heavy on improvisation, and have become one of the top names of the Finnish indie scene. Arppa’s enchanting music is timeless and his lyrics evoke the cinema. His insightful, sincere and laser-sharp depictions of atmospheres go from Ykspihlaja in Kokkola to night-time Helsinki and onward to a July ‘58 speakeasy with Laila Kinnunen.

Arppa’s band includes musicians Ville-Ville-Veikko Airaniemi, Eero Seppä and Okko Saastamoinen.

All day: Local businesses and associations showcase their activities.