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Viaporin Kekri 2021
Viaporin Kekri is a modern interpretation of an old tradition, and an experiment in creating new meanings out of centuries-old beliefs and customs.
Viaporin Kekri is a modern interpretation of an old tradition, and an experiment in creating new meanings out of centuries-old beliefs and customs. It gives its visitors a unique chance to explore and experience Suomenlinna islands from a new perspective and see its darkest corners that are usually closed for the public.
Viaporin Kekri will be celebrated this year for the 7th time in Suomenlinna. During the one-day celebration, you can enjoy the beer fest, beer and wine tastings, scavenger hunt and traditionally focal part of the event is kekri buck burning accompanied with fire and music performance.
The event is carefully crafted for Suomenlinna visitors, built up for fine storytelling, lively performances, immersive experiences, and unique atmosphere.
Free entry, although some activities require booking and entrance fee
Suitable for all age groups